Carlisle edit Just checked and it was Preston. He did end up back at Carlisle eventually thoughHe was the first person I thought of when I saw the thread title. He was awesome, think he only spent a couple of seasons with us. I was gutted when he left, can't remember who he went to.
Hughie McilmoyleI've no idea who he is. But I'll play along with the educated.
I was heartbroken when he who shall not be named went to Carlisle, he was my hero.
I would put him 2nd in my list, behind John O'Rouke and just ahead of Archie Stephens and Paul Wilkinson.
Unless of course it is in fact John O'Rouke in which case he is top of my list.
Aye he seemed to be able to stay up like a dolphin on its tail. The defenders would be going down by the time the ball arrived.I have not seen a better header than Hughie. He rose in the air and seemed to stay up so long. Class player!
Great memories, think I must have been at almost every single one of those matches.First person who comes to mind in my era watching the boro ...