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Norman Hunter


Renowned central defender for Leeds United, who spent 14 years using the club, and 6 even more with Bristol and Barnsley. He became a member of Leeds at age group 15, quitting his electric fitter apprenticeship. He was nicknamed Bites Yer Hip and legs, after a fan-made banner organized in the 1972 FA Glass last. The banner was observed by announcer Brian Clough. He was created in Gateshead, State Durham, Britain. Gordon Brown honored him a medal for his function for the 1966 English group that earned the World Glass.

Quick Facts

Date Of Birth October 29, 1943
Died February 23, 1995, Staines, United Kingdom
Place Of Birth Gateshead, England
Height 1.83 m
Profession Soccer Player
Nationality English, British
Star Sign Scorpio

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1Played for English Soccer team Leeds United during their most successful period in the 1970's winning league and FA cup titles. Was known as Norman 'bite your legs' Hunter because of his hard tackling.
2Former England international footballer.



Get Shirty2016TV Movie documentaryHimself - Defender
World Cup 1966: Alfie's Boys2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 100 Greatest World Cup Moments of All Time!2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Time of Our Lives2009TV SeriesHimself
I Love 1970's2000TV Series documentaryHimself - England Football Team
Match of the Seventies1996TV SeriesHimself - Leeds Utd (1962-76)
Cryer's Crackers1996TV SeriesHimself
Kicking & Screaming1995TV Series documentaryHimself
This Is Your Life1973-1974TV Series documentaryHimself - Guest

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Match of the Seventies1995TV SeriesHimself
Soccer's Hard Men1992Video documentaryHimself
Summer of '661986TV SeriesHimself

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