Dave Sunley

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Dave Sunley
Personal information
Full name David Sunley[1]
Date of birth (1952-02-06)6 February 1952[1]
Place of birth Skelton,[1] Yorkshire, England
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)[2]
Playing position Forward
Youth career
Sheffield Wednesday
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1970–1976 Sheffield Wednesday 130 (21)
1975Nottingham Forest (loan) 1 (0)
1976–1978 Hull City 69 (11)
1978–1980 Lincoln City 41 (6)
1980–1982 Stockport County 83 (6)
1982–19?? Stafford Rangers
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

David "Dave" Sunley (born 6 February 1952) is an English former footballer who scored 44 goals in 324 appearances in the Football League playing for Sheffield Wednesday, Nottingham Forest, Hull City, Lincoln City and Stockport County. He played as a forward. He also played non-league football for Stafford Rangers.[3]

In 1973, he was a member of the Football Association's touring party under the management of Sir Alf Ramsey that visited Gibraltar.[4]


  1. ^ a b c "David Sunley". The Lincoln City FC Archive. Lincoln City F.C. Retrieved 8 April 2013.
  2. ^ "Dave Sunley". The Sheffield Wednesday Archive. Stuart Jackson. Retrieved 8 April 2013.
  3. ^ "Dave Sunley". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 8 April 2013.
  4. ^ Morrison, Neil (15 November 2012). "British "FA XI" tours". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation (RSSSF). Retrieved 9 April 2013.