Jimmy White (footballer, born 1942)

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Jimmy White
Personal information
Full name James White
Date of birth (1942-06-13) 13 June 1942 (age 74)
Place of birth Parkstone, England
Playing position Central defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1957–1958 Bournemouth 1 (0)
1958–1963 Portsmouth 34 (6)
1963–1966 Gillingham 65 (1)
1966–1970 Bournemouth 175 (5)
1970–1972 Cambridge United 30 (2)
Total 305 (14)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (goals)

James "Jimmy" White (born 13 June 1942 in Parkstone) is an English former professional association football player. He played for Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Gillingham and Cambridge United between 1958 and 1972.[1] His debut for Bournemouth against Port Vale on 30 April 1958 made him Bournemouth's youngest player at age 15 years and 321 days, a record that still stands.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Triggs, Roger (2001). The Men Who Made Gillingham Football Club. Tempus Publishing Ltd. pp. 335–336. ISBN 0-7524-2243-X.