Carl Gibson

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Carl Gibson ( (1963-04-23) 23 April 1963 (age 51)) is an English rugby league footballer of the 1980s and '90s playing at representative level for Great Britain, and Yorkshire, and at club level for Batley, Leeds, and Featherstone Rovers, as a Fullback, Wing, or Centre. He attended Batley Boys High School.

Playing career[edit]

International honours[edit]

Carl Gibson won caps for Great Britain in 1985 against France (sub), in 1990 against France, Papua New Guinea (2-games), New Zealand (3-games), and Australia (3-games), and in 1991 against France.[1]

County honours[edit]

Carl Gibson was selected for Yorkshire County XIII while at Batley during the 1985/86 season.

Club career[edit]

Gibson moved from Batley to Leeds for a fee of £50,000.[2] Gibson set an enduring record for Leeds of 91 consecutive appearances for the club, before a bout of food poisoning ended his run.[3]


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