Keith Jobling

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Keith Jobling
Personal information
Date of birth (1934-03-26) 26 March 1934 (age 83)
Place of birth Grimsby, England
Playing position Centre half
Youth career
New Waltham
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1953–1969 Grimsby Town 450 (5)
1969–1972 Boston United
Teams managed
1972–1975 Boston United
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Keith Jobling (born 26 March 1934) is an English former professional footballer born in Grimsby who made 450 appearances in the Football League as a centre half for Grimsby Town.[1][2] Until overtaken by John McDermott in 2000, Jobling was Grimsby Town's appearance record-holder.[3] After leaving Grimsby he joined Boston United, first as a player and then as successor to Jim Smith as manager.[2]


  1. ^ "Grimsby Town : 1946/47 – 2008/09". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 15 September 2009. 
  2. ^ a b "Boston United Roll Call". Boston United FC. Ken Fox. Retrieved 15 September 2009. 
  3. ^ "Legends". Grimsby Town F.C. 7 April 2009. Retrieved 15 September 2009.