Bob Young (footballer, born 1894)

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Bob Young (born Brandon, County Durham 18 February 1894 – died Norwich 8 September 1960) was an English footballer and manager. He played for Sunderland throughout his professional playing career, which was largely interrupted by World War I.[1] During his career, he coached Norwich City.[2] After the outbreak of the First World War, Young was sent to fight on the continent, where he won a Military Medal.[1]


  1. ^ a b Dykes, Garth; Lamming, Doug (November 2000). All the lads: A complete who's who of Sunderland A.F.C. Polar Print Group Ltd. p. 312. ISBN 978-1-899538-14-0. Retrieved 30 November 2008. 
  2. ^ "Bob Young's managerial career". Soccerbase. Retrieved 2008-03-31.