Dick ‘Pincher’ Pym

Topsham’s Fisherman Footballer
1893-1988

Dick Pym was the foremost goalkeeper of his time.

He played for Exeter City and then transferred to Bolton Wanderers for a world-record fee.

He was capped for England three times.

He kept goal in the first ever Cup Final at Wembley.

He played in two more Cup Finals, without letting in a single goal.