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Tom Finney
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Personal information
Full name Sir Thomas Finney
Date of birth (1922-04-05)5 April 1922
Place of birth Preston, Lancashire, England
Date of death 14 February 2014(2014-02-14) (aged 91)
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7+12 in)
Playing position Striker (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1946-1960 Preston North End
National team
1946-1958 England
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Tom Finney (5 April 1922 – 14 February 2014) was an English footballer. He played for England national team.

Club career statistics

Club performance League Cup Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
England League FA Cup Total
1946/47 Preston North End First Division 32 7 3 2 35 9
1947/48 33 13 4 1 37 14
1948/49 24 7 2 2 26 9
1949/50 Second Division 37 10 1 1 38 11
1950/51 34 13 2 0 36 13
1951/52 First Division 33 13 0 0 33 13
1952/53 34 17 3 2 37 19
1953/54 23 11 8 3 31 14
1954/55 30 7 3 2 33 9
1955/56 32 17 1 1 33 18
1956/57 34 23 6 5 40 28
1957/58 34 26 1 0 35 26
1958/59 16 6 0 0 16 6
1959/60 37 17 6 4 43 21
Country England 433 187 40 23 473 210
Total 433 187 40 23 473 210

International career statistics

England national team
Year Apps Goals
1946 4 3
1947 6 5
1948 5 4
1949 7 2
1950 7 4
1951 6 2
1952 7 1
1953 6 2
1954 7 1
1955 4 2
1956 4 1
1957 6 1
1958 7 2
Total 76 30



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