Lot 838: Tommy Taylor match-worn England No.9 international jersey from the gam
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Tommy Taylor match-worn England No.9 international jersey from the game v Wales at Ninian Park 19th October 1957, short-sleeved; sold with a signed certificate of authenticity from the Swansea Town and Welsh international Des Palmer who gained the shirt as as swap after the match, being his third and final appearance for Wales (2) The Manchester United Busby Babe Tommy Taylor won a total of 19 England international caps between 1953 and 1957. In the Wales match England won 4-0. Tragically, Taylor died in the Munich Air Disaster 6th February 1958 aged 26.