Team Leicester

Team Page last update 2011-04-11

LEICESTER CITY

2nd Division Final Placing 1st

Blue shirts with White collar and cuffs, White shorts, Blue-White stockings. (Change colour all Red or all White)

1970-71

Filbert Street

Filbert Street Ground Leicester, Telephone Leicester 57111/2

Ground Capacity unknown. Record attendance 47298

Leicester

Album / Team Page 23

Digital Cards for this Web site  29                    (completed)

Just 70-71 Footballers

Squad officially registrated by the Football League and the Football Association between 1st August 1970 and 30th June 1971. Includes transfers during this period and players on loan. Known Youth , Apprentice or Reserve players added in case the autograph is in this collection.

Managers, Trainers, Coaches (3 names) 0 missing


Jimmy Bloomfield (Manager/end of season), Frank O´Farrell (Manager)  Malcolm Musgrove (First Team Trainer)


Squad Members 1970-71 (25 names) 0 missing


Terry Branston, Murray Brodie, Ally Brown, James Burt (Appr.), Willie Carlin, Graham Cross, John Farrington, Rodney Fern, David Gibson, Len Glover, Joe Jopling, Bobby Kellard, Colin Macleworth. Malcolm Manley, Paul Matthews, David Nish, Malcolm Partridge, Bobby Roberts, Peter Rodrigues, Ken Sandercock, Peter Shilton, John Sjoberg, Mike Stringfellow, Steve Whitworth, Alan Woollett


Goalkeepers


Colin Mackleworth, Peter Shilton

Skipper


Club Captain 1970-71 David Nish


 


70-71 TRANSFER DIARY. WHERE DID THEY GO ? WHO´S NEW IN THE TEAM ?


13th August Bobby Kellard from Bristol City (£50.000), 11th September Terry Branston to Leicester City (£5.000), 15th September Malcolm Partridge from Mansfield Town (£50.000), 16th September David Gibson to Aston Villa (free), 23rd September Joe Jopling from Aldershot (£30.000), 23rd September Robert Roberts to Mansfield (p/e), 24th September Murray Brodie to Aldershot (p/e), 24th September James Burt to Aldershot (p/e), 15th October Peter Rodrigues to Sheffield Wednesday (£50.000), 17th October Alan Tewley to Crewe Alexandra,   Willie Carlin from Derby County (£40.000)


BOARD OF DIRECTORS / NON PLAYING STAFF


Chairman: L. T. Shipman, M.B.E., Directors: J. H. Burridge, T. S. Bloor, W. S. G. Needham, T. W. Shipman, D. E. Sharp, A. E. Pallett, Secretary J. R. Smith

Leicester City 1970-71