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Stan Bowles

Stan Bowles

Clubs played for: Manchester City, Bury, Crewe Alexandra,Carlisle United, QPR, Nottingham Forest, Leyton Orient, Brentford.

Biography: He has a reputation as one of the 1970's greatest mavericks confirmed in his autobiography when he lists his greatest pleasures during his playing career as drinking,womanizing & gambling indeed on occasions he did have George Best as a drinking partner.His Carlisle manager Ernie Tagg said 'If he could pass a bookies as well as he passes a football he'd be a very rich man'. He played 315 times for Q.P.R. & won 5 England Caps.He is life Chairman of Q.P.R. Supporters group L.S.A. He has written columns for football & lads magazines as well as being a pundit on Sky Sports.He also makes appearances on the After Dinner Speaker circuit.




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Bowles, Stan Met Stan when I worked at Brentford. We became good friends. Stan came with me to do a training session with Bookham Colts. My father in-law made Stan tea. I used to meet up with Stan for a pint and a bet. I want to wish him all the best. I no longer see Stan, I think he moved back to Manchester
13-03-18 David rees

Bowles, Stan Stan Bowles was the best player in my view to have ever pulled on a QPR shirt. Supremely talented and a maverick. His autobiography is a must read for any Rangers fan who remembers the heady days of the mid to late seventies. So sad that he has recently been diagnosed with Alzhimers disease.
06-09-15

Bowles, Stan He was Q.P.R
21-08-15

Bowles, Stan Ernie Tagg was manager of Crewe


Bowles, Stan When I was a small child growing up I always remember his name when the results were given out on a Saturday evening and then if I did stop up to watch match of the day he was great.....


Bowles, Stan Stan was my son's hero, in the 70's. What a player ! Although he must now be in his 60's, he will still be remembered as a long haired showman. Oh to be young again !!


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