|Full name||John Boothway|
|Date of birth||4 February 1919|
|Place of birth||Manchester, England|
|Date of death||1979 (aged 59–60)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
He played for Manchester City, Crewe Alexandra, Wrexham and Mossley. He became manager at Mossley before taking over at Northwich Victoria in 1955, where he stayed until 1957, which was followed by a spell with Runcorn Linnets from 1961 to 1971.
- Hugman, Barry J. (2005). The PFA Premier & Football League Players' Records 1946–2005. Queen Anne Press. p. 70. ISBN 1-85291-665-6.
- "Linnets Legends - Jack Boothway". Runcorn Linnetts FC. Retrieved 2008-03-19.
- "Managers of Northwich Victoria from 1935 to date". nvfc.co.uk. Archived from the original on 2004-08-09. Retrieved 2008-03-19.