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Jeff Astle

Personal information
Full nameJeffrey Astle
Date of birth13 May 1942
Place of birthEastwood, Nottinghamshire, England
Date of death19 January 2002(age 59)
Playing positionForward

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Jeffrey (Jeff) "The King" Astle (13 May 1942 19 January 2002) was an English footballer. He played 361 games for West Bromwich Albion, scoring 174 goals, and was one of the most iconic players in the history of the club. He also won five caps for England, but did not score any goals.

He was an iconic figure among Albion fans, who nicknamed him 'The King'.

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