Rostron, Wilf

  • Home
  • /
  • Rostron, Wilf

Wilf Rostron

Wilf Rostron

Clubs played for: Arsenal,Sunderland,Watford,Sheffield Wednesday,Sheffield United & Brentford

Born: 1956

Birthplace: Sunderland


Position: Defender/ Midfielder

Biography: A winger or normally a Left-back he played in the Football League between 1975-1991. He made 495 appearances in the Football League scoring 46 goals. He is best remembered for his time at Watford between 1979-89 where he made 317 appearances for them in the Football League. He became Assistant Manager at Brentford and later at Gateshead in 1993. In 1994 he was the manager of Sunderland Ryhope CW. He then started to work for a company importing furniture and then set up his own company in the North East doing the same thing. He lives in his hometown of Sunderland.

Back to previous page


Rostron, Wilf His skimming stone injury winner against Villa in the mud in 1982
Michael Wester

Do you have any interesting, happy, or humorous memories of Wilf?
If so, please let us know and we will be happy to share them with the world!

Add Your Comments