Robert Ireland Pryde (25 April 1913 – 30 June 1998) was a Scottish footballer, who played for East Fife, St Johnstone and Blackburn Rovers. He also appeared as a guest player for West Ham United later in World War II.
|Full name||Robert Ireland Pryde|
|Date of birth||25 April 1913|
|Place of birth||Methil, Fife, Scotland|
|Date of death||30 June 1998(aged 85)|
|Place of death||Blackpool, England|
|Playing position||Centre half|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
In the summer of 1949, he joined Wigan Athletic as a player-manager. During the 1949–50 season, he played 22 games and scored two goals in the Lancashire Combination as the club finished as the league's runners-up. He decided to end his playing career before the start of the following season, and went on to win the league title as manager. He left the club in January 1952.
- Lancashire Combination: 1950–51
- "Bob Pryde". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 11 April 2017.
- Hogg, Tony (1995). West Ham Who's Who. London: Independent UK Sports publications. p. 223. ISBN 1-899429-01-8.
- Hayes, Dean (1996). The Latics: The Official History of Wigan Athletic F.C. Harefield: Yore Publications. p. 76. ISBN 1-874427-91-7.