Dave Chisnall :: 1971-1984
First game 20/08/1971 Last game 23/04/1984 Played 194 + 16 Tries 29 Goals 0 Points 87
Dave Chisnall was one of Alex Murphy’s first signings
Injury and suspension limited his first season at Wilderspool to just ten matches. However in the next three seasons he hardly missed a match as Warrington won the League Leaders Trophy in 1972/73, the Captain Morgan Trophy, the Player’s No.6 Trophy, the Challenge Cup and the Club Merit Trophy in 1973/74, and reached the BBC2 Floodlit Trophy and Challenge Cup finals of 1974/75.
Dave was one of the top props in the game, won 4
Chisnall was back at Wilderspool in October 1981 for
a second spell. He came on as a
substitute for Tony Cooke in the 1982 16 – 0 Lancashire Cup victory over
“Chissie” was an entertainer with a sense of humour that endeared him to the crowds.