Bobby Brown (footballer, born 1931)

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Bobby Brown
Personal information
Full name Robert Brown[1]
Date of birth (1931-12-02) 2 December 1931 (age 87)
Place of birth Motherwell, Scotland
Playing position Full back
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1952–1956 Motherwell 3 (0)
1956–1967 Workington 419 (2)
Total 422 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Robert Brown (born 2 December 1931) is a Scottish former professional footballer who played as a full back.


Born in Motherwell, Brown played for Polkemmet, Motherwell and Workington.[2] Brown is Workington's record appearance holder, and made a total of 469 league and cup appearances for the club between 1956 and 1967.[3]


  1. ^ "Bobby Brown". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 28 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Profile". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 14 September 2013.
  3. ^ "Recognition for long-serving Workington Reds pair". News and Star. 5 October 2011. Archived from the original on 2014-08-08. Retrieved 14 September 2013.