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Fred Davies

Fred Davies

Clubs played for: Wolverhampton Wanderers, Cardiff City, Bournemouth (1961-1973).




Biography: Liverpool born keeper, Fred moved into coaching after 12 years minding the posts. Davies' first season in management was a success as Shrewsbury won the Third Division championship, and he was officially appointed on a full-time basis in January 1994. He took the club to Wembley for the first time in their history in April 1996 when they reached the final of the Auto Windscreens Shield, only to lose 2-1 to Rotherham United. Davies steered the club clear of the drop in the third tier for two seasons before relegation struck in 1996-97, which cost him his job. He later managed Weymouth from 1997 to 1999. (Lifted the Third Division Championship as Shrews boss in 1994).


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Davies, Fred My first keeper when i started supporting the boys, still one of my favourite keepers

DAVIES, Fred Fred and I were in the RAF together stationed RAF Brignorth,
John Parker

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