Martin Dobson

Martin Dobson played 410 games for Burnley and 190 for Everton, plus winning five caps for England under Sir Alf Ramsey and Joe Mercer in the 1970s. He went on to become a manager with Bury and Bristol Rovers.
Most of his career was spent in the First Division (now the Premiership) and Everton broke the British transfer record with a fee of £300,000 when they signed him in 1974.

Ultimate Goals

Whatever next – a footballer writing a novel! And a good novel and good footballer at that. ?Martin Dobson played more than 600 league and cup games in a 20-year career as a midfielder during which he played for Burnley, Everton and Bury as well as five times for England.…