Ken Hale

Date of birth18 September 1939
Place of birthBlyth
PositionInside forward

With Coventry City, 3rd Division Champion 1964. Ken had to wait for the departure of George Eastham and Ivor Allchurch before he was given an extended run at Gallowgate. The stocky midfielder enjoyed good success at Coventry City and Oxford United.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Newcastle United 01 Oct 1956 01 Dec 1962
Coventry City 01 Dec 1962 01 Mar 1966
Oxford United 01 Mar 1966 01 May 1968
Darlington 01 May 1968 01 Jul 1972

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1957-58 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1957-58 Newcastle United League Division One 2
1958-59 Newcastle United League Division One 5
1959-60 Newcastle United League Division One 1
2
1961-62 Newcastle United League Cup 3
1
1961-62 Newcastle United League Division Two 11
7
1962-63 Coventry City FA Cup 2
1
1962-63 Coventry City League Division Three 15
2
1962-63 Newcastle United League Cup 1
1962-63 Newcastle United League Division Two 11
6
1963-64 Coventry City FA Cup 2
1
1963-64 Coventry City League Cup 2
1963-64 Coventry City League Division Three 39
16
1964-65 Coventry City League Cup 3
3
1964-65 Coventry City League Division Two 32
9
1965-66 Coventry City League Cup 3
1
1965-66 Coventry City League Division Two 12
1


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
28 Dec 1957 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United D 3-3 League Division One
25 Jan 1958 Newcastle United v Scunthorpe United L 1-3 FA Cup 4th round
28 Apr 1958 Newcastle United v Burnley L 1-3 League Division One
23 Aug 1958 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers L 1-5 League Division One
18 Oct 1958 Preston North End v Newcastle United W 3-4 League Division One
11 Apr 1959 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
18 Apr 1959 Newcastle United v Leeds United D 2-2 League Division One
22 Apr 1959 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
17 Oct 1959 Fulham v Newcastle United L 4-3 League Division One
13 Sep 1961 Newcastle United v Scunthorpe United W 2-0 League Cup 1st round
16 Sep 1961 Newcastle United v Swansea Town D 2-2 League Division Two
20 Sep 1961 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 1-2 League Division Two
23 Sep 1961 Southampton v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division Two
30 Sep 1961 Newcastle United v Luton Town W 4-1 League Division Two
02 Oct 1961 Sheffield United v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Cup 2nd round
11 Oct 1961 Newcastle United v Sheffield United L 0-2 League Cup 2nd round replay
14 Oct 1961 Bury v Newcastle United W 2-7 League Division Two
21 Oct 1961 Newcastle United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 5-0 League Division Two
27 Oct 1961 Scunthorpe United v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division Two
18 Nov 1961 Newcastle United v Bristol Rovers W 5-2 League Division Two
25 Nov 1961 Stoke City v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division Two
20 Jan 1962 Newcastle United v Huddersfield Town D 1-1 League Division Two
20 Apr 1962 Newcastle United v Derby County W 3-0 League Division Two
25 Aug 1962 Newcastle United v Portsmouth D 1-1 League Division Two
29 Aug 1962 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough W 6-1 League Division Two
01 Sep 1962 Preston North End v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division Two
04 Sep 1962 Scunthorpe United v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division Two
08 Sep 1962 Newcastle United v Plymouth Argyle W 3-1 League Division Two
12 Sep 1962 Newcastle United v Derby County D 0-0 League Division Two
15 Sep 1962 Grimsby Town v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division Two
26 Sep 1962 Newcastle United v Leyton Orient D 1-1 League Cup 2nd round
17 Nov 1962 Southampton v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division Two
24 Nov 1962 Newcastle United v Scunthorpe United D 1-1 League Division Two
01 Dec 1962 Bury v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division Two
08 Dec 1962 Newcastle United v Rotherham United W 4-1 League Division Two


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