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Ted Croker
Partner of 
Ted Croker

Former FA Secretary
Grandfather of England Footballer Eric Dier
Ted Croker

Edgar Alan Croker

Age

68

Born

Wednesday 13 Feb 1924

Died

25 Dec 1992

Ted Croker
Bio Details

Full name

Edgar Alan Croker

Gender

Male

Age

68

Date of birth

Wednesday 13 Feb 1924

Birth place

Kingston-upon-Thames

Date of death:

25 Dec 1992

Place of death

Cheltenham, England, UK

Cause of death

Cancer

Occupations

Footballer

Football Coach

Engineer

Football Club President

RAF Pilot (1942)

Chairperson (1961)

Managing Director (1961)

Secretary of the FA (1973 - 1989)

FA Secretary at a demanding time.

Famous for his reply to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher after the Heysel Stadium disaster in Brussels, who had asked what football was going to do about it's hooligans.  He stated 'We don't want this made public, but these people are society's problems and we don't want your hooligans in our sport, prime minister.'

Brief Football career

Played as a defender for Charlton Athletic, Dartford, Headington Amateurs (now Oxford United) and Kidderminster Harriers.

Partners of 
Ted Croker

Kathleen Croker

Married

1 child together

1952

Ted Croker Children

Louise Dier

with Kathleen Croker

Ted Croker Partner(s) Other Children

Trivia

Ted Croker Family

Ted Croker's children:

Ted Croker's daughter is Louise Dier


Ted Croker's current partners:

Ted Croker's wife was Kathleen Croker


Ted Croker's grandchildren:

Ted Croker's granddaughter is Eric Dier Ted Croker's granddaughter is Daisy Dier Ted Croker's granddaughter is Steffi Dier Ted Croker's grandson is Edward Dier Ted Croker's granddaughter is Francesca Dier Ted Croker's grandson is Patrick Dier


Ted Croker's in laws:

Ted Croker's son in law is Jeremy Dier