Glenn Roeder

Date of birth13 December 1955
Place of birthWoodford
NationalityEnglish
PositionCentral defender

An elegant centre-back, Glenn's arrival from Orient hastened Newcastle's return to the First Division in 1984. The United captain served the Magpies with some distinction and grace for six years when his composure on the ball was appreciated by the Gallowgate audience. Later replaced Graeme Souness as manager.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Leyton Orient 01 Dec 1973 01 Aug 1978
Queens Park Rangers 01 Aug 1978 01 Dec 1983
Newcastle United 01 Dec 1983 01 Jul 1989
Watford 01 Jul 1989 01 Jan 1992
Leyton Orient 01 Jan 1992 01 Nov 1992

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1981-82 Queens Park Rangers FA Cup 1
1983-84 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1983-84 Newcastle United League Division Two 23
1984-85 Newcastle United League Cup 3
1984-85 Newcastle United League Division One 36
1985-86 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1985-86 Newcastle United League Cup 3
1985-86 Newcastle United League Division One 42
6
1986-87 Newcastle United FA Cup 3
1
1986-87 Newcastle United League Cup 2
1
1986-87 Newcastle United League Division One 37
1
1987-88 Newcastle United FA Cup 3
1987-88 Newcastle United League Cup 3
1987-88 Newcastle United League Division One 37
1
1988-89 Newcastle United FA Cup 3
1988-89 Newcastle United League Division One 18


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
22 May 1982 Queens Park Rangers v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 FA Cup Final


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1977-78 England A v B 4
1
1979-80 England B v A 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
30 May 1978 Malaysia v England D 1-1 A v B
07 Jun 1978 New Zealand v England W 0-4 A v B
11 Jun 1978 New Zealand v England W 1-3 A v B
14 Jun 1978 New Zealand v England W 0-4 A v B
18 Jun 1978 Singapore v England W 0-8 A v B
15 Oct 1979 England v New Zealand W 4-1 B v A


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.