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was a Scottish
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professional footballer who played for Renfrew Juniors, Queens Park, Tottenham Hotspur
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, Wigan Borough
Wigan Borough Football Club was an English football club from the town of Wigan, Lancashire. It was a fourth attempt at establishing football in Wigan, their forerunners Wigan County, Wigan United and Wigan Town all having fallen into liquidation previously....
and New Bedford Whalers
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Hunter began his career at Renfrew Juniors before joining Queens Park. The goalkeeper joined Tottenham Hotspur and was a member of the 1921 FA Cup Final
The 1921 FA Cup Final was contested by Tottenham Hotspur and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Stamford Bridge. Spurs won by a single goal, scored by Jimmy Dimmock, eight minutes into the second half...
winning side. Hunter featured in 26 matches in all competitions for the Lilywhites. After leaving White Hart Lane
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in 1922 he moved on to Wigan Borough where he competed in a further 39 games. Hunter ended his career at American Soccer League
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team New Bedford Whalers.