Stanley Dimbleby

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Stanley Dimbleby
Personal information
Full name Stanley Dimbleby[1]
Date of birth (1916-11-16)16 November 1916[1]
Place of birth Killingholme, England[1]
Date of death 17 October 1992(1992-10-17) (aged 75)[1]
Place of death Kirk Ella, England[1]
Playing position Left-half
Youth career
Killingholme
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1935–1937 Hull City 20 (0)
1937–1938 Port Vale 1 (0)
Total 21 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Stanley Dimbleby (27 November 1916 – 17 October 1992) was an English footballer who played at left-half for Hull City and Port Vale.

Playing career[edit]

Dimbleby played for Killingholme and Hull City, before joining Third Division North club Port Vale in June 1937.[1] He made his debut in a 2–1 win at near-rivals Crewe Alexandra on 18 September 1937, but was not selected again before being handed a free transfer at the end of the 1937–38 season in May 1938.[1]

Statistics[edit]

  • Sourced from Stanley Dimbleby profile at the English National Football Archive (subscription required)
Club Season Division League FA Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Hull City 1935–36 Second Division 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
1936–37 Third Division North 13 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
Total 20 0 0 0 0 0 20 0
Port Vale 1937–38 Third Division North 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Kent, Jeff (1996). Port Vale Personalities. Witan Books. p. 84. ISBN 0-9529152-0-0.