Bob Ferrier (English footballer)

For other people named Robert Ferrier, see Robert Ferrier (disambiguation).
Bob Ferrier
Personal information
Full nameRobert Ferrier
Place of birthSheffield, England
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1917–1937Motherwell626(255)
National team
1922–1930Scottish League XI7(5)
Teams managed
1943–1945Airdrieonians
1945–1948Ayr United
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Robert 'Bob' Ferrier was an English football player who played for Motherwell. He holds the record for most appearances in the Scottish Football League,[1] and is one of the top ten goalscorers.[2] Ferrier represented the Scottish League XI in seven inter-league matches, scoring five goals.[3] He was also captain of the side that won Motherwell's only league championship to date, in 1931–32.[4] After retiring as a player in 1937, Ferrier later managed Airdrie and Ayr United.[4]

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