July 1, 2020

Why I’m Supporting the Jack Leslie Campaign

Jack Leslie should have been England’s first black football player. He was an outstanding footballer – his career beginning at local team Barking Town, before joining Plymouth Argyle in 1921, scoring 137 goals in a long and illustrious career which ended in 1934. Leslie¬†was named in the England national team to face Ireland in 1925 and was told by his …

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