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Jackie Milburn

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Full nameJohn Edward Thompson Milburn
Playing positionCentre Forward

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John Edward Thompson 'Jackie' Milburn, (11 May 1924 9 October 1988), also known to fans as Wor Jackie and 'the first World Wor' in reference to his global fame, was a football player for Newcastle United and England. ("Wor" in the Geordie dialect means "our"), and remains United's 2nd highest Top Goal Scorer of all time with a total of 200 goals.


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