Ellam, Roy


Roy Ellam

Roy Ellam

Clubs played for: Bradford City, Huddersfield Town, Leeds United, Huddersfield Town, (1961-1974)

Born: 1943

Birthplace: Hemsworth

Position: Centre-half

Biography: Played all of his league football for Yorkshire sides, including two spells at Huddersfield Town which were separated by a brief stay at Leeds United. Became landlord of the Nelson Inn, Thornton Lees snd later worked in his daughters fitness centre.(Division Two Championship medal with Huddersfield in 1970)




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Ellam, Roy I have recently been working for Roy at the farm he lives at with his wife and daughter and her family. Roy looks after himself daily in the gym and is in very good health and is fit and active. He is a gentleman and loves to talk of his football years. It was a pleasure to meet him. He lives in the west Yorkshire area.
01-04-21Mark Jackson

Ellam, Roy I wonder if I'm related to Roy, my Dad was called Roy and lived in Halifax born in 1933?
29-10-20Julie Ellam

Ellam, Roy Roy used to take me to Huddersfield town when I used to have school holidays. I was on school boy contract forms and trained at Huddersfield during school holidays. Myself and Roy lived in South Kirkby at the time and I have very fond memories of those days. Music is a love of mine and one tune that sticks in my mind when travelling with Roy was Knock Three Times by Dawn playing on the radio. Wonderful childhood memories.....thankyou Roy Ellam.


ELLAM, Roy Big Roy was a firm favourite at Leeds Road, especially when he smacked in that winner against you know who. He was also a hospitable host at his pub, which I attended many times and became a very good friend. Thanks Roy and good health mate.
StevieG

Ellam, Roy Only played a handfull of games at Elland Road.Famous only for the chant 'Roy Ellam Roy Ellam Roy Ellam der der der der der der!


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