George Stobbart

Date of birth09 January 1921
Place of birthMorpeth
PositionInside forward

A burly, versatile forward, George played an important role in Newcastle's 1947-48 promotion campaign. At £11,000, he was Luton Town's record signing when he moved on to Kenilworth Road.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Middlesbrough 01 Nov 1945 01 Sep 1946
Newcastle United 01 Sep 1946 01 Oct 1949
Luton Town 01 Oct 1949 01 Aug 1952
Millwall 01 Aug 1952 01 May 1954

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1945-46 Middlesbrough FA Cup 2
1946-47 Newcastle United FA Cup 4
1
1946-47 Newcastle United League Division Two 17
7
1947-48 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1947-48 Newcastle United League Division Two 26
9
1948-49 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1948-49 Newcastle United League Division One 23
5


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
30 Jan 1946 Middlesbrough v Blackpool W 3-2 FA Cup 4th round
04 Feb 1946 Blackpool v Middlesbrough W 0-1 FA Cup 4th round replay


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.