On this day: New role at Pompey for Froggatt

On January 20, 1951, Jack Froggatt '“ capped twice by England at outside-left '“ played at centre-half for the first time in a 2-1 win at Stoke City.

Friday, 20th January 2017, 10:48 am
Updated Friday, 20th January 2017, 10:52 am
Jack Forggatt wearing one of his England caps

So successful in his new role, he remained in the centre of Pompey’s half-back line for more than two years and was selected nine times for this country in the position.

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Froggatt eventually returned to the wing and was capped twice more.