Johnny Steele

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For the Northern Irish footballer, see Jonny Steele.
Johnny Steele
Personal information
Full name John Steele[1]
Date of birth (1916-11-24)24 November 1916
Place of birth Glasgow, Scotland
Date of death 14 January 2008(2008-01-14) (aged 91)
Place of death Barnsley, England
Playing position Inside forward
Youth career
Lesmahagow
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1934–1936 East Fife 27 (3)
1936–1938 Ayr United 45 (7)
1938–1948 Barnsley 49 (21)
Total 121 (31)
Teams managed
1960–1971 Barnsley
1972–1973 Barnsley
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

John "Johnny" Steele (24 November 1916 – 14 January 2008) was a Scottish football player and manager.

Steele signed for Barnsley from Ayr United for £2,500 in June 1938.[2][3] He died of a stroke on 14 January 2008, at the age of 91.

Managerial stats[edit]

As of 27 August 2007.[4]
Team Nat From To Record
G W L D Win %
Barnsley England 1 March 1960 1 September 1971 558 196 215 147 35.12
Barnsley England 1 November 1972 1 April 1973 23 6 9 8 26.08

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Johnny Steele". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 5 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "1914 - 1939 - THE WARS". Barnsley FC. Retrieved 27 August 2007. 
  3. ^ Hugman, Barry J. The PFA Premier & Football League Player's Records 1946-2005. p. 584. 
  4. ^ "Johnny Steele's managerial career". Soccerbase. Retrieved 16 March 2011. 

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