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1958/59 team players

By harrowexcile25/5 13:28Mon May 25 13:28:48 2020

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Hi. On checking the listing of players for the above season I didn't see Eamon's name. His surname was Hogan and I thought he played in goal in the cup tie at Horsham. A good shot stopper but his kicking was poor. I remember going to the Oval with my father to see the game against Corinthian Casuals and thinking what a strange ground for football.

Tony

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By Middx Wanderer26/5 10:03Tue May 26 10:03:43 2020In response to 1958/59 team playersTop of thread

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Hi Tony
Eammon Horgan ( or Hogan, programmes & local paper use both spellings) joined from QPR he made his debut v Hemel Hempstead in the 2nd game of 59/60

Edited by Middx Wanderer at 10:04:29 on 26th May 2020

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By harrowexcile26/5 15:23Tue May 26 15:23:21 2020In response to Re: 1958/59 team playersTop of thread

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Hi. Middxwanderer,

Many thanks for your reply and correcting me in thinking that Eammon Horgan was our goalkeeper in the cup match against Horsham in 1958/59. Do you know who was in goal that day? I had forgotten how successful Tom Loftus-Tottenham and Derek Healey were in their short time with us. My father took me to quite a few away games, sometimes on public transport, and other times I'm sure we managed to get on the team coach - if that was possible!! I remember how surprised we were when we heard that Tom had signed a Hungarian international - especially since they inflicted those defeats recently on us. Us lads at the club were joking that perhaps Kovacs was the equivalent surname in Hungary as 'Smith' was in England. By the way. I repaid my father for all the times he took me to those away games by taking him to Wembley to see Swindon (where I've now lived for a number of years) beat Arsenal in the League Cup Final. What a day that was!!!!

Regards.

Tony

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By Middx Wanderer26/5 22:12Tue May 26 22:12:54 2020In response to Re: 1958/59 team playersTop of thread

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Hi ,have had a wifi issue today will llook it up tomorrow. .

We have not been given permission to reproduce match reports with the history series, but I have 100's if anyone wants an old match report of any game drop an email to [email protected] & see if I have it.

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By Middx Wanderer27/5 08:19Wed May 27 08:19:54 2020In response to Re: 1958/59 team playersTop of thread

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Harrow Team v Horsham .Amateur Cup 15th November 1958
George Wood, I.Stevens, R.Peake, A. Woodhouse, R.King; P.Wood, K.Gee, K. Aldridge, D.Aldridge, M.Bottoms, C. Lloyd

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