Bob Dennison (footballer, born 1912)

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Bob Dennison
Personal information
Full name Robert Smith Dennison[1]
Date of birth (1912-03-06)6 March 1912[1]
Place of birth Amble,[1] England
Date of death 19 June 1996(1996-06-19) (aged 84)[1]
Place of death Gillingham,[1] England
Playing position Centre half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
19??–1929 Radcliffe Welfare United
1929–1934 Newcastle United 11 (2)
1934–1935 Nottingham Forest 15 (5)
1935–1945 Fulham 31 (0)
1945–1947 Northampton Town 55 (0)
Teams managed
1949–1954 Northampton Town
1954–1963 Middlesbrough
1963–1967 Hereford United
1972 Coventry City (caretaker manager)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Robert Dennison (6 March 1912 – 19 June 1994) was an English professional footballer who made 112 appearances in the Football League playing for Newcastle United, Nottingham Forest, Fulham and Northampton Town.[1] He then went into management, with Northampton Town,[2] Middlesbrough,[3] Hereford United[2] and Coventry City, where he was chief scout and spent three months as caretaker manager after Noel Cantwell's dismissal in 1972.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Bob Dennison". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 25 September 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Bob Dennison". League Managers Association. Retrieved 25 September 2018.
  3. ^ "Bob Dennison (July 1954 to January 1963)". Middlesbrough F.C. Retrieved 25 September 2018.
  4. ^ Phelps, Steve (2017). "Welcome to Coventry City Football Club". 29 Minutes from Wembley. Pitch Publishing. ISBN 978-1-78531-373-8.