Rose, Kenneth

Birth Date

18th March 1930

Birthplace

Eckington, England

Occupation

Forward

Biographical Text

Rose commenced his senior career with Chesterfield, signing a full contract with them in November 1950, but he never made a Football League appearance for the Spirerites.

Signing for Exeter City in June 1952, he made his debut for the Grecians, and scored, in the 1-0 home win over Millwall in September 1952.

In and out of the team, he did score twice against Aldershot in April 1953, but he was given a free transfer at the end of the season.

Rose signed for Rochdale in July 1953, but once again never had a regular first team spot and after a further 11 league outings left at the end of the 1953-54 season.

His final League club was Workington, whom he joined in June 1954, but once again he only stayed one season as a player, scoring two goals in six league appearances.

He was then appointed Workington’s assistant trainer. Rose died in 1996.

Appearances

11

Goals

3

Collection

Files

Citation

“Rose, Kenneth,” The Grecian Archive, accessed November 25, 2017, http://grecianarchive.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/1101.

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