Brian Mitchell (footballer)

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Brian Mitchell
Personal information
Date of birth (1963-07-16) 16 July 1963 (age 55)
Place of birth Stonehaven, Scotland
Playing position Defender
Youth career
0000–1981 King Street
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1981–1986 Aberdeen 65 (1)
1986–1992 Bradford City 178 (9)
1992–1993 Bristol City 16 (0)
1993–1994 Hull City 9 (0)
Total 268 (10)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Brian Mitchell (born 16 July 1963 in Stonehaven) is a Scottish former professional footballer who played in both Scotland and England, making over 250 league appearances for four teams.

Career[edit]

Mitchell began his career with King Street of Aberdeen, before signing professional forms with Aberdeen in 1981. He stayed with Aberdeen until 1986, and made 65 league appearances.[1] Mitchell later signed with Bradford City, and in a six-year spell made 178 league appearances.[2] After leaving Bradford in 1992, he enjoyed one season spells with both Bristol City and Hull City, before retiring in 1994.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ABERDEEN : 1946/47 - 2007/08". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 14 March 2009. 
  2. ^ "BRADFORD CITY : 1946/47 - 2007/08". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 14 March 2009. 
  3. ^ "BRISTOL CITY : 1946/47 - 2007/08". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 14 March 2009. 
  4. ^ "HULL CITY : 1946/47 - 2007/08". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 14 March 2009. 

External links[edit]

  • Brian Mitchell at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database