Gordon Banks Net Worth

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Gordon Banks Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Gordon Banks, OBE (born 30 December 1937) is a former England international football goalkeeper. He made 628 appearances during a 15 year career in the Football League, and won 73 caps for his country. The IFFHS named Banks the second best goalkeeper of the 20th century – after Lev Yashin (1st) and ahead of Dino Zoff (3rd). He was named FWA Footballer of the Year in 1972, and was named FIFA Goalkeeper of the Year on six occasions.He joined Chesterfield in March 1953, and played for the youth team in the 1956 FA Youth Cup final. He made his first team debut in November 1958, and was sold to Leicester City for £7,000 in July 1959. He played in four cup finals for the club, as they were beaten in the 1961 and 1963 FA Cup finals, before winning the League Cup in 1964 and finishing as finalists in 1965. During this time he established himself as England's number one goalkeeper, and played every game of the nation's 1966 World Cup victory. Despite this success, he was dropped by Leicester and sold on to Stoke City for £50,000 in April 1967. He made one of the game's great saves to prevent a Pelé goal in the 1970 World Cup, but was absent due to illness as England were beaten by West Germany at the quarter-final stage.He was Stoke's goalkeeper in the 1972 League Cup win – the club's only major honour. He was still Stoke and England's number one when a car crash in October 1972 cost him both the sight in one eye and his professional career. He did though play in the United States for the Fort Lauderdale Strikers in 1977 and 1978. He briefly entered management with Telford United, but left the game after he was sacked in December 1980.
IMDB Wikipedia

Full NameGordon Banks
Date Of BirthDecember 30, 1937
Place Of BirthSheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Height6' (1.83 m)
Weight83 kg
ProfessionSoccer Player
SpouseUrsula Banks
ChildrenWendy Banks, Julia Banks, Robert Banks
NominationsBBC Sports Personality of the Year Award
MoviesY Los Dioses Jugaron Fútbol, México 70
Star SignCapricorn
1Alan Ball considered him to be one of England's five truly world class players in the 1966 World Cup winning squad. The others were Ray Wilson, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Jimmy Greaves.
2He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1970 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to Association Football.
3Former England international goalkeeper.
4FIFA World Cup winner in 1966.
5Competed in the FIFA World Cups of 1966 and 1970.
6Replaced as Leicester City FC goalkeeper in 1967 by 17-year-old Peter Shilton, who would also succeed Banks as an England goalkeeper in the 1970s.


Wimbledon2016TV SeriesHimself - Spectator
World Cup 1966: Alfie's Boys2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
My Brother Marvin2012DocumentaryHimself
Golden Goal2010TV SeriesHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Renford Rejects1999TV SeriesHimself
A Touch of Frost1996TV SeriesHimself
This Is Your Life1972-1992TV Series documentaryHimself
Eusébio: Um jogador de todos os tempos1992DocumentaryHimself - Interviewed
Summer of '661986TV SeriesHimself
Na sowas!1986TV SeriesHimself
Hindsight1986TV Series documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Wags of '662011TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 60s: The Beatles Decade2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Who Stole the World Cup?2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Pelé Eterno2004DocumentaryHimself
Manchester United: The Official History 1878-20022002Video documentaryHimself (1963 FA Cup Final)
The Story of Football2002Video documentaryHimself -1963 Centenary Celebration, 1970 World Cup
Kicking & Screaming1995TV Series documentaryHimself
Match of the Seventies1995TV SeriesHimself
20 Jahre Fußball WM1990Video documentaryHimself
Summer of '661986TV SeriesHimself
Till Death Us Do Part1968Himself - England team member (uncredited)
Goal! The World Cup1966DocumentaryHimself

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