Tony Hazell

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Tony Hazell
Personal information
Date of birth (1947-09-19) 19 September 1947 (age 69)
Place of birth High Wycombe, England
Playing position Defender
Youth career
1962–1964 Queens Park Rangers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1964–1974 Queens Park Rangers 369 (4)
1974–1978 Millwall 153 (6)
1978–1979 Crystal Palace 5 (0)
1979–1981 Charlton Athletic 37 (0)
Total 564 (10)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Tony Hazell (born 19 September 1947 in High Wycombe) is an English former footballer who made 564 appearances in the Football League playing as a defender for Queens Park Rangers, Millwall, Crystal Palace and Charlton Athletic.[1]

Hazell joined Queens Park Rangers as a 15-year-old,[2] and made his professional debut in October 1964 against Gillingham.[3] He was a member of the 1966–67 side that won both the Third Division Championship and the League Cup, defeating West Bromwich Albion 3–2 at Wembley Stadium.[2]

Hazell played 369 League games for QPR before transferring to Millwall in 1974, where he played 153 League games. He later had a short spell at Crystal Palace and a little longer with Charlton Athletic before retiring.[1]

Following his retirement from football, Hazell worked as a technician for British Telecom.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Tony Hazell". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 25 February 2010. 
  2. ^ a b c Struthers, Greg (6 April 2003). "Caught in Time: QPR win League Cup, 1967" (reprint). The Sunday Times. NewsBank. Retrieved 25 February 2010. 
  3. ^ Westerberg, Kenneth. "1964/65" (Excel spreadsheet). QPRNet. Ron Norris. Retrieved 25 February 2010.