Alf Ackerman

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Alf Ackerman
Personal information
Date of birth (1929-01-05)5 January 1929
Place of birth Pretoria, South Africa
Date of death 10 July 1988(1988-07-10) (aged 59)
Place of death Johannesburg, South Africa
Playing position Striker
Youth career
Pretoria Municipals
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1947–1950 Clyde 33 (20)
1950–1951 Hull City 34 (21)
1951–1953 Norwich City 66 (31)
1953–1955 Hull City 58 (29)
1955–1956 Derby County 36 (21)
1956–1959 Carlisle United 97 (61)
1959–1961 Millwall 81 (35)
1961–1966 Dartford
Total 405 (217)
Teams managed
1961–???? Dartford
1969–1972 Gravesend & Northfleet
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Alf Ackerman (5 January 1929 – 10 July 1988) was a South African professional footballer. Born in Pretoria, Ackerman spent the majority of his career in Scotland and England, playing with Clyde, Hull City, Norwich City, Derby County, Carlisle United and Millwall. He was selected to play for the Third Division North side against the South in April 1957. After retiring as a player in 1961, Ackerman became player-manager of Dartford, and later manager of Gravesend & Northfleet.[1] He died in Johannesburg at the age of 59.

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  1. ^ "1960s". Ebbsfleet United F.C. Retrieved 30 October 2008. [dead link]

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