Keith Spurgeon

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Keith Spurgeon
Keith Spurgeon (1964).jpg
Keith Spurgeon (1964)
Personal information
Date of birth 1933
Date of death 1990 (aged 56–57)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1952–1953 Margate 2 (0)
1953–1955 Leytonstone
1955–1956 Margate 0 (0)
1956–1957 Folkestone Town
1957–1960 Herne Bay
1960–1961 Snowdown Colliery Welfare
Teams managed
1961–1962 Ajax
1962–1963 Blauw-Wit Amsterdam
1963–1964 Heracles Almelo
1964–1966 Blauw-Wit Amsterdam
1966–1967 AGOVV
1967–1968 Libya
1968 Dallas Tornado
1969-1970 KV Mechelen
1970 Lierse
1975 AIK
1977–1978 APOEL
1979–1980 Landskrona

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


Keith Spurgeon (1933–1990) was an English football player and manager.

Career[edit]

Playing career[edit]

Spurgeon played non-league football in England for Margate, Leytonstone, Folkestone Town, Herne Bay and Snowdown Colliery Welfare.[1]

Coaching career[edit]

Spurgeon was manager of Dutch clubs Ajax from 1961 to 1962,[2][3] Heracles Almelo from 1963[4] to 1964,[5] Blauw-Wit Amsterdam[6][7][8] and AGOVV[9] and he later coached the Libyan national side,[10] the Dallas Tornado of the North American Soccer League,[11] Belgian side K.V. Mechelen[12] Swedish side AIK, Cypriot side APOEL, and Landskrona, also of Sweden.[13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile". Margate FC History. 
  2. ^ "Coaches". AFC Ajax. Retrieved 2008-05-07. 
  3. ^ "Keith Spurgeon" (in Dutch). AFC Ajax. Retrieved 2008-05-07. 
  4. ^ "Delpher Kranten - De Tijd De Maasbode 07-08-1963". kb.nl.  horizontal tab character in |title= at position 16 (help)
  5. ^ "Delpher Kranten - Limburgsch dagblad 27-05-1964". kb.nl.  horizontal tab character in |title= at position 16 (help)
  6. ^ "Delpher Kranten - Het vrije volk : democratisch-socialistisch dagblad 20-07-1962". kb.nl.  horizontal tab character in |title= at position 16 (help)
  7. ^ "Delpher Kranten - Het vrije volk : democratisch-socialistisch dagblad 08-06-1964". kb.nl.  horizontal tab character in |title= at position 16 (help)
  8. ^ "Delpher Kranten - De waarheid 22-03-1966". kb.nl.  horizontal tab character in |title= at position 16 (help)
  9. ^ "Delpher Kranten - Leeuwarder courant : hoofdblad van Friesland 20-05-1966". kb.nl.  horizontal tab character in |title= at position 16 (help)
  10. ^ Dave Wangerin. Soccer in a Football World. Google Books. Retrieved 2009-02-09. 
  11. ^ "Tornado Team Page". NASL Archive. Retrieved 2009-02-09. 
  12. ^ "Delpher Kranten - De Telegraaf 08-01-1969". kb.nl.  horizontal tab character in |title= at position 16 (help)
  13. ^ "GLORIA AJAX AND TOE KOMST". Sheffield FC. 2008-11-20. Retrieved 2009-02-09. 

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