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Name: Gary Rowell  
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Date of Birth: 6th June 1957
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Profession: Footballer
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Gary Rowell, (born June 6, 1957), is a football comentator for Metro Radio and a former football player.

For much of his career (1972-84) he was a centre forward for Sunderland A.F.C., his local team and for whom he was the record season goal scorer until Kevin Phillips in the late 1990s and early 21st century.

In 2005 he was voted Sunderland's all-time cult hero on the BBC television programme Football Focus.


Sunderland: 1972-1984, 293 appearances, 102 goals
Norwich City: 1984-1985, 6 appearances, 1 goal
Middlesbrough: 1985-1986, 27 appearances, 10 goals
Brighton: 1986-1987, 12 appearances
Carlisle United: 1988, 7 appearances
Burnley: 1988-1989, 19 appearances, 1 goal

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