Brendon Batson Net Worth

Brendon Batson Net Worth is
$12 Million

Brendon Batson Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Brendon Martin Batson, MBE (born 1 February 1953) is an English former association footballer.Born in St. George's, Grenada, Batson's family moved to England when he was nine. Until then he had never even seen a game of football and a teacher at this school, on watching his early efforts and reflecting on his birthplace opined "Well, perhaps cricket is your game". However, he was signed as a schoolboy by Arsenal, and was the first black player to play for the Gunners' first team. In all, he made 10 appearances for Arsenal before moving to Cambridge United in 1974. He spent four years at Cambridge, captaining the side to the Fourth Division Championship under manager Ron Atkinson in 1976-77. When Atkinson moved to West Bromwich Albion in 1978, he attracted Batson to follow him and to team up with fellow black players Cyrille Regis and Laurie Cunningham. Although not by any means the first black footballers to play professionally in England, the Three Degrees (a reference to The Three Degrees contemporary vocal trio of the same name) were an integral part of their acceptance in the English leagues.A cultured defender, Batson's career was cut short by a serious playing injury in 1982, following which he developed into an able and active administrator at the Professional Footballers' Association. He was capped three times for the England B team.He was awarded the MBE for services to football in 2000.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthFebruary 1, 1953
Place Of BirthGrenada
Star SignAquarius
1He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2015 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to football.
2He is the Deputy Chief Executive of the Professional Footballers Association and is based in Walsall, West Midlands, England. [July 2008]
3He was awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2001 Queen's New Years Honors List for his services to Association Football.


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