Keith Sanderson (footballer)

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Keith Sanderson
Personal information
Full name Keith Sanderson
Date of birth (1940-10-09) 9 October 1940 (age 76)
Place of birth Hull, Yorkshire, England
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1962–1963 Harwich & Parkeston
1963–1964 Bath City
1964 Toronto City
1964–1965 Plymouth Argyle 29 (2)
1965–1969 Queens Park Rangers 104 (10)
1969–1970 Goole Town
1970–1971 Wimbledon 28 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Keith Sanderson (born 9 October 1940 in Hull) was a footballer with QPR in the 1960s.[1]

Sanderson made his debut for Queens Park Rangers in the 1–6 defeat by local rivals, Brentford, on the opening day of the 1965–66 season after signing from Plymouth Argyle. Things got better and Sanderson was part of the successful 1966–67 team managerd by Alec Stock that won both the Third Division Championship and the Football League Cup Final 1967 at Wembley beating WBA 3–2.

Sanderson was a tireless midfielder, doing the running for more glamorous colleagues like Rodney Marsh and went on to play 104 league games, scoring 10 goals. Sanderson was also remarkable in that he was a part-time player (he worked in computers in his "day job").


  1. ^ "KEITH SANDERSON". Retrieved 12 December 2010. 

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