Walsall player 528. Tommy Roe

• Thomas William ‘Tommy’ Roe (8 December 1900 – 1972) was an English professional footballer who played for Esperley Rovers, Willington Athletic, Durham City, Northfleet United, Tottenham Hotspur, Nottingham Forest, Luton Town, Walsall and Coventry City.
Roe began his football career with Esperley Rovers and later played for Willington Athletic. In 1922 he joined Durham City where the forward scored eight goals in 17 appearances. Roe joined the Tottenham Hotspur “nursery” club Northfleet United before signing with the Spurs in 1925. He featured in seven matches and found the back of the net four times for the North London club. After leaving White Hart Lane Roe had spells at Nottingham Forest, Luton Town, Walsall and finally Coventry City.
Tommy Roe
Personal information
Full name Thomas William Roe
Date of birth 8 December 1900
Place of birth Evenwood, England

Date of death 1972
Playing position Centre forward

Senior career
Years               Team                          Apps (Gls)
?–?                  Esperley Rovers                 ? (?)
?–?                  Willington Athletic            ? (?)
1922                Durham City                     17 (8)
?–?                 Northfleet United                ? (?)
1925–1927      Tottenham Hotspur           7 (4)
1927               Nottingham Forest             9 (4)
1928              Luton Town                        17 (7)
1929              Walsall                                41 (8)
1930              Coventry City                       4 (0)


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