Ron Flowers

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Ron Flowers
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Personal information
Full name Ronald Flowers
Date of birth (1934-07-28)28 July 1934
Place of birth Edlington, Doncaster, England
Date of death 12 November 2021(2021-11-12) (aged 87)
Position(s) Midfielder
Youth career
Doncaster Rovers
1950–1952 Wath Wanderers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1952–1967 Wolverhampton Wanderers 467 (33)
1967–1969 Northampton Town 62 (4)
1969–1971 Telford United
National team
1955 England U23 2 (0)
1955–1966 England 49 (10)
Teams managed
1968–1969 Northampton Town (player/manager)
1971 Wellington Town (player/manager)
Honours
Men's football
Representing  England
FIFA World Cup
Winner 1966 England
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Ronald Flowers (28 July 1934 – 12 November 2021) was an English former professional footballer. He played as a midfielder, and is most known for his time at Wolverhampton Wanderers. He was a member of England's victorious 1966 World Cup squad.[1]

On 12 November 2021, it was announced that Flowers had died aged 87.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Sherwin, Phil (15 October 2011). "Sam's late strike sees Vale in to next round". The Sentinel: The Way We Were. p. 16.
  2. "Ron Flowers 1934 - 2021". Wolverhampton Wanderers FC. 12 November 2021. Retrieved 12 November 2021.