Peter Gleasure

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Peter Gleasure
Personal information
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1982 Millwall 55 (0)
1982–1991 Northampton Town 344 (0)
1990–1991 Gillingham (loan) 3 (0)
1991–1994 Hitchin Town 104 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Peter Gleasure is an English former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper in the Football League for Millwall,[1] Northampton Town and Gillingham.[2]

He kept a club record 112 clean sheets in 412 matches playing for Northampton Town, and as of 2009 only two players have made more appearances for the club.[3] He won a Fourth Division championship medal in 1986–87 season with Northampton[3] and was voted the club's Player of the Season the following season.[4] He later had loan spells at Fisher Athletic[citation needed] and Gillingham before moving into non-league football.[2] He was awarded a testimonial match against a Tottenham Hotspur XI in 1993.


  1. ^ "Millwall". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 2009-07-11. 
  2. ^ a b "Northampton Town". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 2009-07-11. 
  3. ^ a b "Official Club Records". Northampton Town F.C. Retrieved 2009-07-11. 
  4. ^ "Bunn Is Your Choice!". Northampton Town F.C. 28 April 2007. Retrieved 2009-07-11.