Karl Fitzpatrick

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Karl Fitzpatrick
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Personal information
Nickname Karl Fitz, Fitz, Fitzy
Born (1980-09-13) 13 September 1980 (age 34)
Wigan, England
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Weight 83 kg (183 lb; 13.1 st)
Playing information
Position Fullback
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2000 Widnes Vikings 17 3 0 2 14
2003– Salford City Reds 102 36 3 0 150
Total 119 39 3 2 164
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2004–2008 Ireland 5
Source: Rugby League Project

Karl Fitzpatrick (born 13 September 1980) is a rugby league full back who currently plays for the Salford City Reds rugby league team.

Playing career[edit]

Fitzpatrick was originally a scrum half before he switched to full back. He is a product of Wigan St Pats. Fitzpatrick began his professional career at Widnes Vikings, followed by spells at Tonneins (France) and Swinton Lions.

Fitzpatrick signed for Salford in 2003. In 2004, Fitzpatrick represented Ireland in the Rugby League European Cup and also picked up the most improved player award at Salford.

He was named in the Ireland squad for the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Cassidy included in Ireland squad". BBC. 2008-10-07. Retrieved 2008-10-07. 
  2. ^ "Ireland Name World Cup 40 Man Training Squad". Rugby League Ireland. 2008-08-01. Retrieved 2008-08-02. [dead link]

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