Wally Jennings

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Wally Jennings
Personal information
Full name Walter Henry Jennings
Date of birth (1909-04-01)1 April 1909
Place of birth Bristol, England
Date of death (1993-11-04)4 November 1993
Place of death Bristol, England
Playing position Right half
Youth career
1927 Bristol Rovers trial
1927 Blackburn Rovers trial
19??–1928 South Bristol Central OB
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1928–1933 Bristol City 122 (1)
1933–1935 Cardiff City 30 (0)
19??–19?? Bath City
19??–19?? Cheltenham Town
Teams managed
19??–19?? Everton scout
19??–19?? Bristol Rovers scout
19??–19?? Bath City scout
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Walter Henry Jennings (born 1 April 1909 and died 4 November 1993 in Bristol) was an English footballer who played as a right half. He made over 150 Football League appearances in the years before the Second World War.[1]


Wally Jennings played locally for South Bristol Central Old Boys and had trials with Bristol Rovers & Blackburn Rovers. Alex Raisbeck signed Jennings in May 1928 for Bristol City.[2][3] Jennings moved to Cardiff City in June 1933. Jennings later played for Bath City, Cheltenham Town and Bristol St George.[2] After retiring from playing Wally Jennings was a scout for Everton, Bristol Rovers and Bath City.[2]


  1. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 – 1939. Tony Brown. ISBN 1-899468-67-6. 
  2. ^ a b c Woods, David; Leigh Edwards (1997). Bristol City FC The First 100 years. Redcliffe Press. ISBN 1-900178-26-5. 
  3. ^ Woods, David (1994). Bristol Babe The First 100 years of Bristol City FC. Yore Publications. ISBN 1-874427-95-X.