Ken Shellito

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Ken Shellito
Personal information
Date of birth (1940-04-18)18 April 1940
Place of birth East Ham, London, England
Date of death 31 October 2018(2018-10-31) (aged 78)
Place of death Inanam, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Playing position Full-back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1959–1965 Chelsea 123 (2)
National team
1963 England 1 (0)
Teams managed
1977–1978 Chelsea
1985 Cambridge United
1994 Kuala Lumpur FA
1995 Perak FA
1998 Sabah FA
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Kenneth John Shellito (18 April 1940 – 31 October 2018) was an English footballer and manager. He worked in a coaching role for the Asian Football Confederation in Kuala Lumpur.[1][2] He was known as a player for Chelsea and the national team.

Shellito died at his home from kidney failure and a lung infection on 31 October 2018 in Inanam, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, aged 78.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Norasikin Daineh (31 October 2018). "Ex-Sabah coach Ken Shellito passes away". New Straits Times. Retrieved 31 October 2018.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Joshua Jones (31 October 2018). "Former Chelsea player and manager Ken Shellito – who bossed Blues in the First Division in the 70s – dies aged 78". The Sun. Retrieved 31 October 2018.