Sammy Ross

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Sammy Ross
Personal information
Full name Samuel Ross
Date of birth 13 November 1914
Place of birth Darvel, Scotland
Date of death 1973 (aged 58–59)
Playing position Wing half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1933–1939 Kilmarnock 166 (20)
1939–1940 Rangers
1940–1942 Falkirk
1940–1942 Dumbarton (wartime guest)[1] 19 (5)
1942–1946 Motherwell
1946 Dundee United 29 (2)
Greenock Morton
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Samuel Ross (1914–1973) was a Scottish footballer who played as a wing half. Ross began his career in the mid-1930s with Kilmarnock, making over 150 league appearances and picking up a Scottish Cup runners-up medal during his six years at Rugby Park. At the end of the decade, Ross joined Rangers, leaving within a year to join Falkirk. Around 1942, Ross was registered with Motherwell, joining Dundee United in 1946, where he featured in 29 league games. After leaving Tannadice, Ross moved to Greenock Morton,[2] which was his final senior club.

Ross died in 1973.


  1. ^ McAllister, Jim (2002). The Sons of the Rock - The Official History of Dumbarton Football Club. Dumbarton: J&J Robertson Printers. 
  2. ^ "Dundee United A-Z (G)". Dundee United FC. Retrieved 20 April 2009. 

External links[edit]

  • Sammy Ross career at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database