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Alan Skirton (1939-2019)

Former Winger Passes Away

13 May 2019

Blackpool Football Club is saddened to learn that former winger Alan Skirton has passed away at the age of 80.

Skirton moved to Bloomfield Road from Arsenal in 1966 and made 77 league appearances for the club, scoring 25 goals. 

He later went on to join Bristol City in 1968 and then Torquay United in 1971, before becoming a Commercial Manager at Yeovil Town for 21 years. 

Our condolences go out to his family. 


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