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Singing Winger Colin Grainger Debut Versus Brazil

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castle boy

Can you remember Colin Grainger the singing winger.

He made his England debut against Brazil in 1956.

Celebrating with a brace of goals.

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When Colin played during the 1950's the maximum wage for

a professional footballer was £20 a week.

With Colin being an exceptionally good singer he supplemented

his wages by singing in pubs and working mens clubs

throughout South Yorkshire.

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