Bought by Peter Doherty
in October 1952. Transferred to Manchester United for £23,000,
a record for a goalkeeper at the time, for whom he played 210 games.
Survived the Munich air crash that took the life of Doncaster born
David Pegg. Moved to Stoke City and then into management. 25 full
Northern Ireland caps as well as numerous amateur and schoolboy
caps, Harry now owns a hotel in Port Stewart, Ulster.
name: Henry Gregg
born: Londonderry, Northern Ireland
birth date: 25 October 1932
Rovers debut: 21 January 1953
League Division Two
Rovers 3 Blackburn Rovers 3 (Jones, Doherty, Harrision)