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Gerry Queen

Gerry Queen

Clubs played for: St Mirren,Kilmarnock,Crystal Palace & Leyton Orient.




Biography: A forward who played between 1962-77.Signed by manager Bert Head for Crystal Palace in 1969 he became a vital part of the team which was playing first division football for the first time.He once got sent off at Selhurst Park & a national newspaper ran the headline next day 'Queen in Brawl at Palace' Once his playing career ended he went on to coach in South Africa & has for the last few years coached a number of sides in America in the USL.He now coaches at Team Boca South Florida.

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Queen, Gerry Gerry Queen used to train me and my brother Jack at the Rolls Royce boxing club in Glasgow
14-10-21 Derek Harkness

Queen, Gerry Life long Killie supporter got married on day Gerry Queen and Tommy McLean scored 2 apiece in home win over local rivals Ayr United. And there was me in church instead of Rugby Park. My wife got her comeuppence later that evening for refusing me to attend the match.
19-07-20 Malcolm Ewing

Queen, Gerry St George's Primary School about 1951 I fancied myself as the fastest runner in school. Sports day 🤔 got left standing by a kid who was a year younger - Gerry Queen. I recollect when he joined St Mirren he bought a little MG sports car. Penile lad made good.

14-07-20 George Borthwick

Queen, Gerry When I was 11 (1972), my dad took me to Wimbledon dog stadium one grey October Wednesday morning to watch his mutt time-trialing. Just along from us was Gerry Queen and a few other Palace players of the time who, i found out, had shares in a dog. Dad introduced me to Gerry; I was bowled over and deeply impressed that MY DAD knew Gerry Queen [through their mutual interest in dog racing]!!

Queen, Gerry I met my namesake at Norbury Park cica 1970 when he was managing a Sunday League side. I got my photo card signed by him and have it to this day. Still a Palace fan and very pleased to be at the match on Saturday 5-0 v Leicester and almost certainly securing our survival in the premiership 2018/9
Queen, David

Queen, Gerry Gerry and I had a few games as opposing coaches, I always enjoyed pitting wits against him, a true gentleman. Eddie

Queen, Gerry Gerry Queen is my uncle by marriage as he was married to my mum’s sister and his 2 bits are my cousins. I remember as a kid going to their house in the Uk as well as in South Africa as I moved to Zimbabwe.
Lisa Lewin

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