Dave Philpotts

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Dave Philpotts is an English retired professional footballer who played as a defender. He began his career with Coventry City in 1972 and later played for Tranmere Rovers. Philpotts had two stints with Tranmere Rovers, first from 1981 to 1983 and then from 1983 to 1985. During his time with Tranmere Rovers, he made a total of 211 appearances and scored 10 goals.

After retiring as a player, Philpotts served as Tranmere Rovers' Chief Scout until May 31, 2014. He has also been involved in community activities, such as participating in over-65s Walking Football to stay fit after his playing career.

Debut: Southport (1977-08-13)

Season Starts Goals Assists Headers Free Kicks Penalties Yellow Cards Red Cards
1977 48 (1) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 41 (0) 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984 4 (0) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 93 (1) 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
Season In/Out Fee
Coventry City £8,000
Retired
Season Competition Start/Sub Opposition Goals Subbed By/For
1977 League Cup Start Southport (1977-08-13) 0
1977 League Cup Start Southport (1977-08-16) 0
1977 League Start Carlisle United (1977-08-20) 0
1977 League Start Hereford United (1977-08-27) 0
1977 League Start Colchester United (1977-09-02) 0
1977 League Start Cambridge United (1977-09-10) 0
1977 League Start Wrexham (1977-09-12) 0
1977 League Start Bradford City (1977-09-16) 0
1977 League Start Gillingham (1977-09-24) 0
1977 League Start Bury (1977-09-27) 0
1977 League Start Chester (1977-09-30) 0
1977 League Start Exeter City (1977-10-03) 0
1977 League Start Oxford United (1977-10-08) 0
1977 League Start Plymouth Argyle (1977-10-15) 0
1977 League Start Rotherham United (1977-10-21) 1
1977 League Start Preston North End (1977-10-25) 0
1977 League Start Walsall (1977-10-28) 0
1977 League Start Portsmouth (1977-11-05) 0
1977 League Start Shrewsbury Town (1977-11-12) 0
1977 League Start Port Vale (1977-11-19) 0
1977 FA Cup Start Hartlepool United (1977-11-26) 0
1977 FA Cup Start Hartlepool United (1977-11-29) 0
1977 League Start Peterborough United (1977-12-02) 0
1977 League Start Chesterfield (1977-12-10) 0
1977 League Start Oxford United (1977-12-16) 0
1977 League Start Sheffield Wednesday (1977-12-26) 0
1977 League Start Lincoln City (1977-12-27) 0
1977 League Start Portsmouth (1977-12-30) 0
1977 League Start Swindon Town (1978-01-02) 0
1977 League Start Preston North End (1978-01-06) 0
1977 League Start Carlisle United (1978-01-14) 0
1977 League Start Walsall (1978-01-17) 0
1977 League Start Hereford United (1978-01-20) 0
1977 League Start Colchester United (1978-01-27) 0
1977 League Start Cambridge United (1978-02-03) 0 John Bramhall
1977 League Start Chester (1978-02-25) 0
1977 League Start Wrexham (1978-03-06) 0
1977 League Start Plymouth Argyle (1978-03-10) 0
1977 League Sub Rotherham United (1978-03-18) 0 Les Parry
1977 League Start Lincoln City (1978-03-25) 0
1977 League Start Sheffield Wednesday (1978-03-27) 0
1977 League Start Swindon Town (1978-03-31) 0
1977 League Start Bury (1978-04-03) 0
1977 League Start Shrewsbury Town (1978-04-08) 0
1977 League Start Gillingham (1978-04-11) 0
1977 League Start Port Vale (1978-04-14) 0
1977 League Start Peterborough United (1978-04-22) 0
1977 League Start Exeter City (1978-04-26) 0
1977 League Start Chesterfield (1978-04-28) 0
1983 League Start Swindon Town (1983-10-17) 0
1983 League Start Peterborough United (1983-10-22) 0
1983 League Start Doncaster Rovers (1983-10-29) 0
1983 League Start Darlington (1983-11-01) 0
1983 League Start Halifax Town (1983-11-04) 1
1983 League Start Rochdale (1983-11-12) 0
1983 FA Cup Start Bolton Wanderers (1983-11-19) 0
1983 FA Cup Start Bolton Wanderers (1983-11-22) 0
1983 League Start Crewe Alexandra (1983-11-26) 0
1983 League Start Chesterfield (1983-12-03) 0
1983 League Start Stockport County (1983-12-16) 0
1983 League Start Blackpool (1983-12-26) 0
1983 League Start York City (1983-12-27) 1
1983 League Start Reading (1983-12-30) 0
1983 League Start Chester (1984-01-02) 0
1983 League Start Torquay United (1984-01-07) 0
1983 League Start Mansfield Town (1984-01-30) 1
1983 League Start Hartlepool United (1984-02-03) 0
1983 League Start Bury (1984-02-07) 0
1983 League Start Hereford United (1984-02-11) 1
1983 League Start Darlington (1984-02-13) 0
1983 League Start Doncaster Rovers (1984-02-18) 0
1983 Associate Members Cup Start Halifax Town (1984-02-20) 0
1983 League Start Swindon Town (1984-03-03) 0
1983 League Start Halifax Town (1984-03-05) 0
1983 League Start Rochdale (1984-03-10) 0
1983 Associate Members Cup Start Chester (1984-03-12) 0
1983 League Start Aldershot (1984-03-17) 0
1983 Associate Members Cup Start Crewe Alexandra (1984-03-20) 0
1983 League Start Bristol City (1984-03-24) 0
1983 League Start Northampton Town (1984-03-30) 0
1983 League Start Colchester United (1984-04-07) 0 John McMahon
1983 League Start Chesterfield (1984-04-14) 0
1983 Associate Members Cup Start Burnley (1984-04-17) 1
1983 League Start Blackpool (1984-04-21) 0
1983 League Start Crewe Alexandra (1984-04-28) 0
1983 League Start Chester (1984-05-05) 1
1983 League Start Reading (1984-05-07) 0
1983 League Start Stockport County (1984-05-12) 0
1983 Associate Members Cup Start Hull City (1984-05-18) 0
1983 League Start Wrexham (1984-05-21) 1
1984 League Cup Start Preston North End (1984-08-28) 0
1984 League Start Crewe Alexandra (1984-09-01) 0
1984 League Cup Start Preston North End (1984-09-04) 0
1984 League Start Stockport County (1984-09-07) 0