Wally Ardron

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Wally Ardron
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Personal information
Full name Wally Ardron
Date of birth 19 September 1918
Place of birth Swinton,
South Yorkshire, England
Date of death 1978
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
? Denaby United ? (?)
1938?–1949? Rotherham United 123 (98)
1949?–1955? Nottingham Forest 183 (123)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Wally Ardron (19 September 1918 – 1978) was a footballer born in Swinton, South Yorkshire, and who played as a centre forward. He joined Rotherham United from Denaby United, and went on to score 98 Football League goals for Rotherham, either side of World War II.[1]

He joined Nottingham Forest after his time at Rotherham,[1] and holds the record for scoring most Forest league goals in one season (36 in 1950–51).[2]


  1. ^ a b "Wally Ardron". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Database. Neil Brown. Retrieved 31 July 2011.
  2. ^ "Records". Nottingham Forest FC. Retrieved 23 September 2012.