David Carlyle Rocastle - 2nd May 1967 to 31st March 2001
Davis career with Arsenal F.C (31st December 1984 to 4th August 1992)
Arsenal debut - 28th September 1985 v Newcastle Utd
Last Arsenal game - 2nd May 1992 v Southampton (A 5-1 home win)
League - 228 Games & 14 Goals
FA Cup - 20 Games & 4 Goals
League Cup - 33 Games & 6 Goals
Total - 290 Games & 24 Goals
*Arsenal.com says its 277 games & 34 goals
David played 290 games fro Arsenal and was capped by England 14 times.
David had been diagnosed as suffering from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. He had been undergoing a course of chemotherapy to battle against a cancer which attacks the immune system.
David helped Arsenal to the League title in 1989 and 1991 after picking up a League Cup winners' medal in 1987 with Arsenal. He also had spells at Manchester City, Leeds Utd, Chelsea and also went on loan to Norwich City.
David brought the curtain down on his professional career in England when he moved to Hull City in 1997.
After leaving English football behind him he went to play for Sabah in Malaysia in 1998 but retired from football in December 1999.
There was a trust set up by his family & friends but it seems the links ive found are not working.
This link is to raise money for the Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital in Rockys name : http://www.justgiving.com/Arsenal-Family