Greg Ross

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Greg Ross
Personal information
Full name Greg Ross
Date of birth (1987-05-02) 2 May 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth Edinburgh, Scotland
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Right/left back / midfield
Club information
Current team
Penicuik Athletic
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2010 Dunfermline Athletic 126 (3)
2008–2009 Cowdenbeath (loan) 4 (0)
2010 Valur 22 (0)
2011–2012 Forfar Athletic 52 (2)
2012–2013 Stenhousemuir 42 (0)
2013- Penicuik Athletic 6 (0)
National team
2007 Scotland U21[1] 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:00, 14 October 2013 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Greg Ross (born 2 May 1987 in Edinburgh, Scotland) is a Scottish Junior footballer who plays as a right back for SJFA East Super League club Penicuik Athletic.

Career[edit]

Ross joined the Dunfermline Athletic youth initiative when he was 14, progressing up the ranks until he made his first team debut at 17 years and 202 days against Kilmarnock in 2004, becoming the youngest ever player to start a SPL match for the Pars.[2] On 26 November 2005, Ross scored the only goal as Dunfermline sensationally beat Celtic at Celtic Park. He was sent on loan to Third Division side Cowdenbeath in September 2008, after undergoing two knee operations in 15 months.[3] Ross made a winning start to his loan deal, helping the Fife side to beat Berwick Rangers 2–1.[4]

Ross was released by the Pars on 2 May 2010 and signed for Icelandic club Valur the following week.

Ross returned to Scotland in 2011, signing for Forfar Athletic. He moved to Stenhousemuir in the 2012 summer transfer window,[5] but was released by the club at the end of the season after making 33 appearances.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.fitbastats.com/scotlandu21/player.php?playerid=437
  2. ^ "Dunfermline Ath 4-1 Kilmarnock". BBC Sport. 20 November 2004. Retrieved 7 January 2008. 
  3. ^ "Bamba on his way back to the SPL". The Courier. Retrieved 1 September 2008. 
  4. ^ "Ross makes winning start to loan". BBC Sport. 14 September 2008. Retrieved 14 September 2008. 
  5. ^ "Scottish Division Two ins and outs". BBC Sport (BBC). 7 August 2012. Retrieved 7 August 2012. 
  6. ^ "Released Players". Stehousemuirfc. 10 May 2013. Retrieved 10 May 2013. 

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