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Don Roper

Postby The GFP » August 30th, 2013, 6:35 pm

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Full Name : Donald George Beaumont Roper
Date Of Birth : 14th December 1922
Date Of Death : 8th June 2001 (78, Parkinson's Disease)
Place Of Birth : Botley, England
Place Of Death : Southampton, England
Height : 5ft 9" (1.75m)
Weight :
Position : Winger
Foot : Both
Total Transfer Fees : £15,000

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Career Summary
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Arsenal Games : 321
Arsenal Goals : 95
Arsenal Debut : Arsenal 3-1 Sunderland - 23rd August 1947 (Division 1)
Last Arsenal Game : Arsenal 1-2 Preston North End - 4th September 1956 (Division 1)
International : England - 1 Game & 0 Goals

? : Bitterne Nomads
?-1940 : Eastleigh
1940-47 : Southampton
1947-57 : Arsenal (£15,000)
1957–59 : Southampton (January 1957)
1959–60 : Weymouth
1960–63 : Dorchester Town
1963 : Retired

Non Football Career
An Engineer in Southampton

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Career In Detail
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1952/53
Arsenal : 45 Games & 16 Goals
Division 1 - 41 Games & 14 Goals
FA Cup - 4 Games & 2 Goals

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Don's Obituary - http://www.theguardian.com/news/2001/ju ... s.football
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