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Jack Rowley

Personal information
Full nameJohn Frederick Rowley
Place of birthWolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
Place of deathShaw and Crompton, Greater Manchester, England
Height5 ft 9 in
Playing positionStriker

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John Frederick "Jack" Rowley (7 October 1920 28 June 1998) was an English football striker from the 1930s to the 1950s, mainly remembered for playing for Manchester United. He was nicknamed "The Gunner" because of his prolific and explosive goalscoring, achieving scoring statistics with United of 208 goals in 422 appearances . His younger brother, Arthur, still holds the record for the most number of goals scored in the Football League during a career with 434.

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