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Real Name: Harry William Beech
Normal Position: Wing Half
Height: 5' 5 1/2
Weight: 9st 10lbs
Born: 07/01/1946(Kearsley, Bolton)

Harry BeechHe was signed by Billy Bingham and played in four of Southport's six pre-season friendlies as well as their first two matches in the Third Division. A disagreement with Bingham meant he only managed two further substitute appearances and had to be content with Lancashire Combination football. In fact he played in Southport Reserves' last match in the Lancashire Combination the game against Rossendale United attracting a mere 117 fans to Haig Avenue. His best spell was with Bolton Wanderers when he made eleven consecutive Second Division appearances at the end of the 1965-66 season but a knee injury just before Christmas 1966 finished his chances there. He drifted into non-league football, settling in Bromborough where he still resides.

Player Profile reproduced with Permission from:
The Sandgrounders: The Complete League History of Southport F. C., by Michael Braham and Geoff Wilde (Palatine Books, 1995). ISBN 978-1-874181-14-9

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Statistics include the following competitions
FA Cup , FA Trophy , Football League Cup, League, PLAY OFFS , Welsh Cup,

Season Apps Subs Goals
1967/1968 230
Total 2 3 0

Last 10 games where player was named on the team sheet

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
25/09/1967 LeagueA COLCHESTER UNITED 1 - 1
04/09/1967 LeagueH COLCHESTER UNITED 2 - 3
26/08/1967 LeagueH WATFORD 2 - 0
23/08/1967 Football League Cup / 1A BARROW 0 - 1
19/08/1967 LeagueA MANSFIELD TOWN 2 - 4

Last 10 games where player started

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
26/08/1967 LeagueH WATFORD 2 - 0
19/08/1967 LeagueA MANSFIELD TOWN 2 - 4
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