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Jack Swann

Jack Swann
Personal information
Full nameJohn Swann
Date of birth10 July 1893
Place of birthEasington, County Durham, England
Date of death1990
Playing positionStriker
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1919–1921Huddersfield Town67(33)
1921–1925Leeds United108(47)
1925–1927Watford54(27)
1927–1928Queens Park Rangers28(5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

John "Jack" Swann (born 10 July 1893 in Easington, died 1990) was an English football player. During his career, Swann played for Leeds United, Huddersfield Town, Watford and Queens Park Rangers. He appeared in the 1920 FA Cup Final for Huddersfield. At Leeds, he helped the team win the Division 2 title, and went on to make over 100 appearances.

When Jack was 89 years old he attended the centenary FA Cup Final at Wembley as a VIP because he was the oldest surviving footballer from an FA Cup Final.

References

External links

  • Profile at leeds-fans.org.uk
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