Bob Young (footballer, born 1886)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Bob Young (footballer born 1886))
Jump to: navigation, search
Bob Young
Personal information
Full name Robert K Young
Date of birth 1886
Place of birth Guardbridge, Fife, Scotland
Place of death Bristol, England
Playing position Right back
Youth career
19??-19?? Vale of Eden
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
19??-19?? Dundee Violet
1907–1920 Bristol City 168 (0)
National team
Scottish junior

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

Bob Young (born 1886 in Guardbridge, Scotland) was a Scottish footballer who played as a right back. He made over 160 Football League appearances in the years before and after the First World War.[1]


Robert K Young was a Scottish junior international who was signed for Bristol City by Harry Thickett in July 1907.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ a b Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 – 1939. Tony Brown. ISBN 1-899468-67-6. 
  2. ^ Woods, David; Leigh Edwards (1997). Bristol City FC The First 100 years. Redcliffe Press. ISBN 1-900178-26-5. 
  3. ^ Woods, David (1994). Bristol Babe The First 100 years of Bristol City FC. Yore Publications. ISBN 1-874427-95-X.