Derek Ufton ' Charlton Athletic F.C. and England ' Football Signed Cards Autograph £10.00
This is a Hand Signed white card 6" x 4" by the late professional Cricketer and Footballer who made just 1 appearance for England.
Derek Gilbert Ufton (31 May 1928 – March 2021) was an English former professional cricketer and footballer, and later a football manager for Plymouth Argyle. Ufton died aged 92 in March 2021. Ufton was born in Crayford, Kent and played first-class cricket for Kent County Cricket Club between 1949 and 1962 as a wicket-keeper batsman. He scored almost 4,000 runs for the side, keeping wicket as a replacement for England international wicket-keeper Godfrey Evans. Ufton made 277 appearances, primarily as a centre half, for Charlton Athletic F.C. between 1949 and 1960. He was notorious for shoulder injuries, and dislocated his at least 20 times during his football career. He gained his only England cap in 1953, against a team from the Rest of Europe.