Date of birth
5 September 1936 (age 80)
Place of birth
Nottingham Forest 20
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
John Armstrong (born 5 September 1936) is a former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper. He played for Barrow, Nottingham Forest, Portsmouth and Southport.
Playing career [ edit ]
Airdrie, Armstrong joined Barrow from Bellshill Athletic in March 1958. He joined  Nottingham Forest nine months later, but could not establish himself in the first team. Portsmouth stepped in and signed him for about £6,000 in February 1963. He joined  Southport in 1967.
References [ edit ]
^ a b Soccer Who's Who compiled by Maurice Golesworthy The Sportsmans Book Club London 1965
Mike Neasom, Mick Cooper & Doug Robinson (1984). Pompey: The History of Portsmouth Football Club. Milestone Publications. ISBN 0-903852-50-0.
External links [ edit ]