David Busfield

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David Busfield
Personal information
Full name David Busfield
Nickname Dave, Buzzy
Born (1953-11-25) 25 November 1953 (age 63)
Earlsheaton, Dewsbury, England
Playing information
Position Backs, Forwards
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1974±–78± Featherstone Rovers 86 28 0 0 84
1978–80 Halifax 67 22 1 0 67
≤1981–≥81 Wakefield Trinity
1981–83 Hull F.C. 4 1 0 0 3
±1984–±86 Dewsbury 40 4 0 0 16
Total 197 55 1 0 170
Coaching information
Club
Years Team Gms W D L W%
01/1987–04/87 Dewsbury
≥04/1987–≥04/87 Batley
≥04/1987–≥04/87 Royal Air Force (RL)
Total 0 0 0 0
As of 8 May 2012

David "Dave" 'Buzzy' Busfield ( (1953-11-25) 25 November 1953 (age 63)) born in Earlsheaton, is an English professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1970s, and 1980s, and coached in the 1980s, playing at club level for Featherstone Rovers (Heritage № 514), Halifax, Wakefield Trinity (Heritage № 897), Hull, and Dewsbury, as a Back, or Forward, and coaching at club level for Dewsbury, Batley, and Royal Air Force (RL).[1]

Playing career[edit]

Challenge Cup Final appearances[edit]

Dave Busfield played in Featherstone Rovers's 9–24 defeat by Warrington in the 1974 Challenge Cup Final during the 1973–74 season at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday 11 May 1974, in front of a crowd of 77,400.

County Cup Final appearances[edit]

Dave Busfield played Loose forward/Lock in Halifax's 6-15 defeat by Leeds in the 1979 Yorkshire County Cup Final during the 1979–80 season at Headingley Rugby Stadium, Leeds on Saturday 27 October 1979.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistics at hullfc.com". hullfc.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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