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Unlikely Lads - Premier League

First team:

Peter Haddock: (Newcastle, 09.12.1961) Dunedin City (New Zealand) (loan), Burnley (loan), Leeds United, Sandwich shop owner in Cramlington. 

Massadio Hadaria: (Trappes, France, 02.12.1992) See Premier League list.

George Hair: (Ryton, 28.04.1925) Grimsby Town, Peterborough United, Boston United,  Spalding Town, Northamptonshire FA official, RIP 1994.

Ken Hale: (Blyth, 18.09.1939) Coventry City, Oxford United, Darlington, Darlington CM, Halifax Town, Halifax Town C, Hartlepool United M, newsagent owner on wearside/living in Seaburn/working in the NHS, RIP 05.01.2015.

Fitz Hall: (Walthamstow, 20.12.1980) CP (loan from QPR), QPR, Watford.

Bruce Halliday:
(Sunderland, 03.01.1961) Darlington (loan), Bury, Bristol City, Hereford United, Blyth Spartans AM, players agent, living in Australia.

Dietmar Hamann: see Premier League list.

Des Hamilton:
see Premier League list.

David Hamilton: (Carlisle 08.02.1919) Southampton (war guest), Fulham (war guest), QPR (war guest), Southend United.

Grant Hanley: (Dumfries, 20.11.1991) CP

George Hannah: (Liverpool, 11.12.1928) Lincoln City, Manchester City, Notts County, Bradford City, RIP 1990.

Steve Hardwick: (Mansfield, 06.09.1956) Detroit Express (USA), Oxford United, Crystal Palace (loan), Sunderland (loan), Huddersfield Town, Emley, head groundsman, Hoylandswaine Cricket Club (Barnsley and District League)

Marlon Harewood: (Hampstead, 25.08.1979) Blackpool, Barnsley (loan), Blackpool, Guangzhou (China), Nottingham Forest, Sheffield Wednesday (trial), Barnsley, Millwall (trial), Bristol City, Hartlepool United, Nuneaton Town.

Mick Harford: (Sunderland 12.02.1959) Bristol City, Birmingham City, Luton Town, Derby County, Luton Town, Chelsea, Sunderland, Coventry City, Wimbledon, Wimbledon C, Wimbledon CM, Nottingham Forest, C, Swindon Town, M, Rotherham United M, Colchester United AM, QPR C, QPR CM, QPR, M, Luton Town C, QPR C QPR CM, England U21 S, MK Dons AM, Millwall AM, Millwall HS, Luton Town HS. 

Chris Harker: (Shiremoor, 29.06.1937) Aberdeen, Bury, Grimsby Town, Rochdale, living in Darlington.

Steve Harper:
see Premier League list.

Jimmy Harrower: (Alva, 18.08.1935) Falkirk, St.Johnstone, Albion Rovers, Alloa Athletic. RIP 2006.

Bryan Harvey: (Stepney, 26.08.1938) Cambridge City, Blackpool, Northampton Town, living in Northampton, RIP April 2006.

Joe Harvey: (Doncaster, 11.06.1918) RIP.

Isaac Hayden: (Chelmsford, 22.03.1995) CP

Pat Heard: 
(Hull, 17.03.1960) Middlesbrough, Hull City, Rotherham United, Cardiff City, Hull City, Brunei, FA coach, Publican - Three Tuns in Hull, stage hypnotist, Publican in Chesterfield, BRMB radio pundit, driving instructor.

Chris Hedworth:
(Wallsend, 05.01.1964) Barnsley, Halifax Town, Blackpool, living and working in North Tyneside, emigrated to New Zealand, now back in NE.

Hélder Marino Rodrigues Cristóvão: see Premier League list.

John Hendrie: (Lennoxtown, 24.08.1963) Leeds United, Middlesbrough, Barnsley, Sports Law consultant, Last Cawthra Feather, Bradford.

George Heslop: (Wallsend, 01.07.1940) Everton, Manchester City, Bury.

Aubrey Heward: (Hetton-le-Hole, 31.08.1910) Bradford Park Avenue, Hartlepools United, Yeovil.

Terry Hibbitt: (Bradford, 01.02.1947) Birmingham City, NUFC, Gateshead, RIP 1994.

Jimmy Hill: (Carrickfergus, 31.10.1935) Norwich City, Everton, Port Vale, Derry City PM (Northern Ireland), Linfield M (Northern Ireland), Carrick Rangers M, living in Carrickfergus Northern Ireland and running a sports shop,

Dave Hilley: (Glasgow, 20.12.1938) Nottingham Forest, School teacher on Tyneside, journalist.

Gordon Hindson: (Stanley, 08.01.1950) Luton Town, Carlisle United, Blackburn Rovers, living in Burnopfield.

Shaka Hislop: see Premier League list. 

Trevor Hockey: (Keighley, 01.05.1943) Birmingham City, Aston Villa, RIP 1987.

Glyn Hodges: (Streatham, 30.04.1963) Watford, Crystal Palace, Sheffield United, Hull City, Golden (Hong Kong), Nottingham Forest, Scarborough, Barnsley AM, Blackburn Rovers RC, Manchester City RC, Leeds United C, Fulham C, Fulham S, QPR C, Stoke City C.

Gordon Hodgson: (Newcastle, 13.10.1952) Mansfield Town, Oxford United, Peterborough United, police force.

Ken Hodgson: (Newcastle, 19.01.1942) Scunthorpe United, Bournemouth, Colchester United, Birmingham City, living on Tyneside, RIP Oct 2007.

Chris Holland: see Premier League list.

Dave Hollins: (Bangor, 04.02.1938) Mansfield Town, Nottingham Forest (loan), Aldershot Town, decorator in Guildford.

Mike Hooper: see Premier League list.

George Hope:
(Haltwhistle, 04.04.1954) Charlton Athletic, York City, Car salesman in Hull.

John Hope: (Shildon, 30.03.1949) Sheffield United, Hartlepool United, Living in Stockton, RIP 07.2016.

Arthur Horsfield: (Newcastle, 05.07.1946) Swindon Town, Charlton Athletic, Watford, living in Gravesend, working for Royal Mail.

Marc Hottiger: see Premier League list.

Frank Houghton: (Preston, 15.02.1926) Exeter City, bookmaker in Devon, RIP 1994.

Pat Howard: (Dodworth, 07.10.1947) Arsenal, Birmingham City, Portland Timbers (USA), Bury, C, Football in the Community (Lancashire), Salford Council Sports Dept, Salford College C, Old Grammarians (Lancashire).

Steve Howey: see Premier League list.

Darren Huckerby: see Premier League list.

Rocky Hudson: (Gateshead, 24.03.1955) Brighton, Miami Fusion C (USA), DC United C (USA), media pundit on US TV.

Aaron Hughes: see Premier League list.

Gordon Hughes: (Washington, 19.06.1936) Derby County, Lincoln City, Boston United, living in Durham.

Andy Hunt: (Grays, 09.06.1970) West Bromwich Albion, Charlton Athletic, Living in Belize.

Paul Huntington: see Premier League list.

Duncan Hutchison: (Kelty, Scotland 03.03.1903) Dunfermline, Dundee United , NUFC, Derby County, Hull City, Dundee United licensee of "The United Bar", Dundee, Dundee United D, Dundee United CH, Dundee United D. RIP 1973.


Andy Hall:
(Gateshead, 08.10.1996) Barnsley (loan), CP, released 2015.

Bertie Hall:
Lemington Glass Works, Hartlepools United, Peterborough & Fletton United, Norwich City, Bristol City.

David Hallam:

David Hamilton: (Carlisle, 08.02.1919) Southend United.

Peter Harbach:
(Carlisle, 30.04.1967) Carlisle United, Carlisle City.

Ronald Harbertson: (Redcar, 23.12.1929) Bradford City, Brighton and Hove Albion, Bradford City, Grimsby Town, Ashington, Darlington, Lincoln City, Wrexham, Darlington, Lincoln City, prison officer, shared housing caretaker.

Donald Harnby: (Darlington, 20.07.1923) York City, Grimsby Town, Spennymoor United.

Michael Harris:
Chester City, Trafford, Runcorn, Leigh RMI.

Eddie Harrison: tbc

Terry Harrison: (Thornaby, 12.09.1950) Barrow, South Bank.

William Hart: (North Shields, 01.04.1923) Chesterfield, Bradford City, RIP 1990.

Malcolm Hayes: tbc

Aidan Heaney: (Newcastle 09.08.1969) UNC Charlotte 49ers (USA), SV Wiesbaden (Germany), Greensboro Dynamo (USA), Columbus Crew (USA), New England Revolution (USA), UNC Chapel Hill AC (USA), Penn State aka Lions C (USA), Appalachian State aka Mountaineers C (USA), UNC Wilmington aka Seahawks C (USA)

Tom Heardman: Gateshead (loan), CP, Hartlepool United (loan)

Carl Heiniger: (location tbc, 27.10.1982) Bradford City (trial), University of Bath (HND Coach Education and Sports Performance), Team Bath, (also in England Students XI), Hessen Kassel (Germany), Darlington (trial), Bishop Auckland, Durham City, Seaham Red Star, Newcastle Benfield, Team Bath, Newcastle Blue Star, Workington, Barrow, Lancaster City (trial), Gateshead, York City (trial), Whitby Town, Team Northumbria, Dunston Fed, Consett, Sunderland Nissan, Morpeth Town, Durham City.

Jeff Henderson: (Ashington 19.12.1991) Gateshead (loan), Bradford City (trial), Sligo Rovers (Ireland).

Liam Henderson: (Ashington, 13.10.1992) Celtic Nation (guest), Blyth Spartans (guest), CP, Newcastle Benfield, South Shields, West Auckland Town, Jarrow Roofing.

Tommy Heron: tbc 

Alan Herron: (Ashington, 06.10.1932) Blackburn Rovers.

Kenny Heslop: tbc

Alex Hewitt: tbc

Nick Hindaugh: Whitley Bay youths, Chester le Street youths, Lynn University, Florida, USA.

Michael Hoganson: (Newcastle, 03.12.1993) Northampton Town (trial), Derby County, Alfreton Town (loan), Gateshead (trial), Newcastle Benfield, Spennymoor Town, Bishop Auckland.

Graham Hogg: Carlisle United, Durham City, Bedlington Terriers

Matthew Hogg: (Dinnington, 14.04.1941) Darlington.

Ryan Hogg:
Ashington, Morpeth Town.

Jonathan JJ Hooper: (Greenwich, 09.10.1993) Darlington (loan), Workington (loan),
Sheffield Wednesday (trial), Northampton Town, Alfreton Town (loan), Farnborough (loan), Havant and Waterlooville, Inverness Caledonian Thistle (trial), Port Vale, Northampton Town (loan)

Ian Hopkinson: (Newcastle, 19.10.1950) Barrow, Workington, Darlington, 
Berwick Rangers.

Alan Hopper: (Newcastle, 17.07.1937) South Shields, Barnsley, Bradford City.

Harold Houlahan: (Coundon, 14.02.1930) Oldham Athletic, Darlington.

David Howard: (Hartlepool, 03.06.1962) Hartlepool United, Crook Town.

Stephen Howdon: (Prudhoe, 01.02.1922) Gateshead, Hexham Hearts.

Danny Howe: tbc

Dylan Hughes: (Vancouver, Canada, 23.01.1985) Kaiserslauten (Germany), Jahn Regensburg (Germany) (loan), RKC Waalwijk (Netherlands), VVV Venlo (Netherlands) (loan), Rhyl.

William Hughes: (Cardiff, 02.10.1920): Hartlepool United, Annfield Plain, RIP 1995.

Alan Hunter: tbc (may be Andy and vice versa)

Andy Hunter: tbc

Barry Hunter: (Coleraine, 18.11.1968) Crusaders, Wrexham, Reading.

Chris Hutchinson:


Vic Halom: (Burton, 03.10.1948) NUFC scout.

Ray Hankin: (Wallsend, 21.02.1956) NUFC FITC.

Chris Hughton: (Stratford, London 11.12.1958) Birmingham City M, Norwich City M, Brighton and Hove Albion M.


Garry Haire:
(Sedgefield, 24.07.1963) Oxford United, Whitley Bay, NUFC (trial), Whitley Bay, Bradford City, Darlington, Rochdale (loan), Whitley Bay.

Bradley Halliday: (Redcar, 10.07.1995) Guisborough Town, NUFC (trial), Middlesbrough, York City (loan), Hartlepool United (loan), Accrington Stanley (loan)

Ove Hansen: (Denmark)

Tyler Harvey: (Plymouth, 29.06.1995) Plymouth Argyle, Salisbury City (loan), Plymouth Argyle, Bath City (loan), Plymouth Argyle, NUFC (trial July 2016), mackems (trial), Wrexham.

Graeme Hedley: (Easington, 01.03.1957) Middlesbrough, Sheffield Wedradnesday, Middlesbrough, Darlington, Middlesbrough, NUFC (trial), York City, Publican of The Bay Horse in Middridge, Easington Colliery M / sub-postmaster in Wolviston.

Shaun Hessey: (Whiston, 19.09.1978) Burnley (trial) Wigan Athletic, Huddersfield Town,  Kilmarnock, Blackpool, Chester City, Macclesfield Town, Accrington Stanley, Barrow, Prestatyn Town, Marine, Marine M.

Steve Higgins: Gateshead, Barrow, Newcastle Blue Star, Barrow, M Newcastle Blue Star, M Whickham.

Will Hoare: (Croydon, 22.02.1997) Crystal Palace, NUFC (trial Jan 2016), Bromley (trial).

Jim Holton:
(Lesmahagow, 11.04.1951) West Bromwich Albion, Shrewsbury Town, Manchester United, Sunderland, Miami Toros (USA), Detroit Express (USA), Coventry City, Sheffield Wednesday, NUFC (trial), pub landlord in Coventry, RIP Oct 1993.

Russell Howarth:
(York, 27.03.1982) York City, NUFC (trial) Tranmere Rovers, Bradford City, retired, Yorkshire Ambulance Service paramedic.

Robin Hulbert: (Plymouth, 14.03.1980) Swindon Town, NUFC (trial), Bristol City, Shrewsbury Town, Telford United, Port Vale, Darlington, Barrow, Worcester City, Barrow, retired.

Otto Huuhtanen: Ilves Tampere (Finland), NUFC (youth trial July 2016)


If no letter, then player or:

Coach, M=Manager, AC= Assistant Coach AM = Assistant Manager, D=Director, JM=Joint Manager MD=Managing Director, RC= Reserve Coach, AD = Academy Director, AAD = Academy Asst. Director  S=Scout CH=Chairman

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