Frank Sibley

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Frank Sibley
Personal information
Full name Frank Phillip Sibley
Date of birth (1947-12-04) 4 December 1947 (age 70)
Place of birth Uxbridge, England
Playing position Defender
Youth career
Queens Park Rangers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1963–1971 Queens Park Rangers 143 (3)
Teams managed
1977–1978 Queens Park Rangers
1979 Walsall
1984–1985 Queens Park Rangers (caretaker manager)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Frank Phillip Sibley (born 4 December 1947 in Uxbridge) is an English former footballer and a member of the QPR double winning side that captured both the Third Division Championship in 1966–67 and the League Cup on 4 March 1967.

Sibley was the youngest player to play in the QPR first team at the age of 15 on 3 September 1963 away to Aldershot in a League Cup tie.

He retired from playing early, at the age of 23, after suffering a knee injury. He joined the coaching staff at QPR, and later became manager. He was also manager of Walsall in 1979.

He is currently chief scout for Watford.

External links[edit]

  • Frank Sibley at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database