British footballer who later on managed the British nationwide football team from 1963 to 1974, and oversaw their win from the 1966 World Glass. In 2002 he was inaugurated in to the British Soccer Hall of Popularity. He was raised in Dagenham, Britain and performed amateur soccer until 1944 when he started to perform professionally using the Tottenham Hotspur group. He was also a Freemason from 1953 until 1981 when he resigned. A few of his memorabilia is usually shown at his aged lodge. He wedded Victoria Welch in 1951. Geoff Hurst was an associate of his 1966 Globe Glass group.