Bob Roberts

OVERALL STATISTICS

BIRTHAGESIGNED ONFROM
18-02-1912
N/A
Date unknown.
Widnes
DEBUTLAST MATCHLEFT
04-10-1947 v Swinton
Keighley
1948-
CAREERAPPEARANCES (SUBS)
1947-1948
26 (0)
TRIESGOALSDGOALSPTS
1
0
0
3

Biography of Bob Roberts



HERITAGE NO : 663
Robert was signed from Widnes for a club record of '1000 in October 1947. He played mostly in the forwards either at prop or in the second row. In 26 matches he crossed the line on just one occasion, in the big win over Liverpool Stanley in September 1948. Bob was an England international and had won the Challenge Cup with Widnes in 1937. In 1939 he was living in Knowles Street, Widnes and working as a Lorry driver. He died in Widnes in June 1957, aged 46.

Dave Dooley


SEASON STATISTICS

Season (Official Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1947~48 0 0 0 21
1948~49 1 0 0 5
TOTALS:1 0 0 26
Season (Other Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1947~480001
TOTALS:0001

ALL MATCHES

DateMatchPosOpponentsCompVenueFTFTOTGDG
4th Oct 1947 1
W
12 Swinton L H 24 3 VIEW
11th Oct 1947 2
L
13 Wakefield Trinity L A 7 10 VIEW
18th Oct 1947 3
W
12 Workington Town L H 14 3 VIEW
25th Oct 1947 4
W
12 Hull Kingston Rovers L H 14 9 VIEW
20th Dec 1947 5
L
11 Hunslet L A 5 11 VIEW
25th Dec 1947 6
W
8 Leigh L H 22 3 VIEW
27th Dec 1947 7
D
10 Wakefield Trinity L H 5 5 VIEW
1st Jan 1948 8
L
11 Leigh L A 3 8 VIEW
17th Jan 1948 9
L
12 Hull Kingston Rovers L A 10 17 VIEW
24th Jan 1948 10
L
12 Rochdale Hornets L H 8 9 VIEW
31st Jan 1948 11
L
12 Workington Town L A 0 20 VIEW
7th Feb 1948 12
W
10 Bustlingthorpe Vale CC1(1) H 48 0 VIEW
14th Feb 1948 13
W
10 Bustlingthorpe Vale CC1(2) A 13 2 VIEW
28th Feb 1948 14
L
8 Oldham CC2 A 0 5 VIEW
6th Mar 1948 15
L
10 Warrington L A 3 21 VIEW
20th Mar 1948 16
W
11 Oldham L A 13 3 VIEW
27th Mar 1948 17
W
8 York L H 44 10 VIEW
28th Mar 1948 18
L
8 Barrow L A 8 12 VIEW
6th Apr 1948 19
W
8 Rochdale Hornets L A 15 10 VIEW
8th Apr 1948 20
L
11 Widnes L H 8 9 VIEW
10th Apr 1948 21
W
11 Barrow L H 21 5 VIEW
15th May 1948 --
W
11 Roanne* Fr H 36 19 VIEW
23rd Sep 1948 22
W
8 Liverpool Stanley L H 41 0 1 VIEW
25th Sep 1948 23
W
10 Dewsbury L A 14 7 VIEW
2nd Oct 1948 24
W
9 Hunslet L H 41 11 VIEW
9th Oct 1948 25
L
10 Barrow L A 12 20 VIEW
23rd Oct 1948 26
L
10 Keighley L A 10 12 VIEW
*Unofficial Match. **Non Playing Sub.
WINS : 14 | LOSSES : 12 | DRAWS : 1

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