Ken Green (footballer)
|Full name||Kenneth Green|
|Date of birth||27 April 1924|
|Place of birth||London, England|
|Date of death||June 2001 (aged 77)|
|Place of death||Sutton Coldfield, England|
|Playing position||Full back|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Kenneth "Ken" Green (27 April 1924 – June 2001) was an English footballer born in West Ham, London, who played as a full back. He played for Birmingham City from 1943 to 1959, making 443 appearances in all competitions and scoring 3 goals, and played in the 1956 FA Cup final which Birmingham lost to Manchester City 3–1. He earned two England B caps in 1954, and was subsequently named in the full England squad which travelled to Switzerland for the 1954 FIFA World Cup. However, he never made a senior appearance for England. Green died in Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, at the age of 77.
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