Andy Rankin

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Andy Rankin
Personal information
Full name Andrew George Rankin
Date of birth (1944-05-11) 11 May 1944 (age 70)
Place of birth Bootle, England
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1963–1971 Everton 85 (0)
1971–1980 Watford 299 (0)
1980–1982 Huddersfield Town 71 (0)
National team
England under-23 1 (0[1])
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Andrew George "Andy" Rankin (born 11 May 1944 in Bootle) is an English former professional footballer who played in the Football League as a goalkeeper for Everton, Watford and Huddersfield Town.[2] He also made an international appearance for the England under-23 team.[1] In 1973 Andrew became the inaugural Watford Player of the Season, an accolade he would reclaim in the 1974–75 season.[3]


  1. ^ a b Jones, Trefor (1996). Watford Football Club Illustrated Who's Who. pp. 192, 281. ISBN 0-9527458-0-1. 
  2. ^ "Andy Rankin". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 3 October 2009. 
  3. ^ "Players of the Season". Watford F.C. Retrieved 8 October 2009.