Steve Rowley Cause Of Death, Obituary, Burial, Funeral, Pictures, Memorial Service: How Did Steve Rowley Die? What Happened To Steve Rowley?
Former Arsenal chief scout Steve Rowley has died.
Rowley became a member of the Gunners way back in 1980 and remained part of the club until 2017.
He was able to discover talents like legendary former skipper Tony Adams and Ray Parlour in his early days at Arsenal.
He was then made a permanent role in the name of George Graham after those successes.
Furthermore, he also received an advancement to the position of chief Scout with Arsene Wenger.
Steve Rowley Cause Of Death
Steve Rowley died at the age of 63 after a short illness.
Steve Rowley Obituary
“Everyone at the club is deeply saddened to announce the passing of our former chief scout Steve Rowley after a short illness.
“Steve, 63, had been associated with the Club since January 1980, when he began a part-time role in our youth scouting operations in Essex.
“Notable early successes in the identification of talent – including Tony Adams and Ray Parlour – led to a full-time position during George Graham’s time as manager.
“Upon his arrival in 1996, Arsene Wenger appointed Steve as our Chief Scout, a position he held until 2017.”
“During four decades with the club, Steve and his network of scouts were responsible for identifying and securing many players instrumental in on-pitch success for the club.
“Our thoughts are with Steve’s family and friends at this time. Rest in peace, Steve.”
Steve Rowley Burial, Funeral, Pictures, Memorial Service
Rowley’s burial and funeral date are yet to be announced.
The funeral pictures will be out after the funeral, and there will be a memorial service after the funeral as well. We’ll update you once his family announced her burial and funeral date.