Ellis, Sam


Sam Ellis

Sam Ellis

Clubs played for: Sheffield Wednesday, Mansfield Town, Lincoln City, Watford (1965-1978)

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Biography: Former 'Owls' defender, has held management/coaching roles at Waqtford, Blackpool, Bury, Manchester City, Lincoln, Leeds, Luton and Sheffield United.(Captained both Lincoln and Watford to Fourth Division titles under Graham Taylor)




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Ellis, Sam I vividly remember an Owls v Liverpool game mid - 60's where a very young and novice Sam was marking the very experienced old pro, Ian St John. I was in the North Stand and St John was constantly talking to Sam as if to unsettle him. I shouted out "stop that", and was joined by quite a few other Owls' fans! Wednesday got a draw, eithe 0 - 0 or 1 - 1, so a creditable result AND performance.


ELLIS, Sam Went to Audenshaw Grammar with Sam. Glad to see all his success.
Robert Gregson

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