Kevin HIRD

Kevin Hird - Leeds United FC - League appearances.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 27 December 1980

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    • POSITION
      Midfielder
    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 11 February 1955
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Colne, England.
  • CLUBS
  • Leeds United FC
    • Club Career Dates
      1979-1984
    • League Debut
      Saturday, 3rd March 1979 in a 2-2 draw at home to Norwich City (Aged: 24)
    • Club Career
      165 League apps (+16 as sub), 19 goals
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Kevin HIRD - Leeds United FC - League appearances.

Kevin Hird joined Leeds United in March 1979 from Blackburn Rovers. He spent just over five years

at Elland Road, making 181 league appearances, before a move to his hometown club Burnley in the

summer of 1984. He is pictured above during the 0-0 draw against Liverpool.

Kevin Hird was Britain's costliest full back when he moved from Blackburn Rovers to Leeds United

for £357,000 in February, 1979.

 

 

Blackburn Rovers:   1973-1974     Played   6     Scored   0   goals   (Division 3)
     1974-1975     Played   2     Scored   0   goals   (Division 3)
     1975-1976     Played   21     Scored   6   goals   (Division 2)
     1976-1977     Played   39     Scored   1   goal   (Division 2)
     1977-1978     Played   42     Scored   7   goals   (Division 2)
     1978-1979     Played   22     Scored   6   goals   (Division 2)
 
Transferred in March 1979
 
Leeds Utd.:   1978-1979     Played   14     Scored   0   goals   (Division 1)
     1979-1980     Played   39     Scored   8   goals   (Division 1)
     1980-1981     Played   33     Scored   4   goals   (Division 1)
     1981-1982     Played   38     Scored   2   goals   (Division 1)
     1982-1983     Played   39     Scored   4   goals   (Division 2)
     1983-1984     Played   18     Scored   1   goal   (Division 2)
 
 
1984–1986    Burnley    83    (23 goals)

He lived outside Burnley and ran a soccer schools for over a decade,worked as a special needs teacher,
and worked in a timber merchants. He coached at Blackburn's Centre of Excellence.
He also was considered a decent artist.