Dave Lyon

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Dave Lyon
Personal information
Full name David George Lyon
Date of birth (1951-01-18)18 January 1951
Place of birth Great Bowden, Market Harborough, England
Date of death 29 April 1999(1999-04-29) (aged 48)
Place of death Chesterton, England
Playing position Defender
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1968–1971 Bury 71 (0)
1971–1974 Huddersfield Town 25 (0)
1973–1974 Mansfield Town (loan) 2 (0)
1974–1977 Cambridge United 85 (11)
1977–1978 Northampton Town 6 (0)
Cambridge City
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

David George "Dave" Lyon (18 January 1951 – 29 April 1999) was an English former professional footballer who played in the Football League as a defender for Bury, Huddersfield Town, Mansfield Town, Cambridge United and Northampton Town during the 1960s and 1970s.[1]


  1. ^ "Dave Lyon". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 2 October 2009.