Chad Harpur

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Chad Harpur
Personal information
Full name Charles Harpur
Date of birth (1982-09-03) 3 September 1982 (age 35)
Place of birth Johannesburg, South Africa
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001 Molesey
Basingstoke Town
Millwall 0 (0)
Leeds United 0 (0)
Maritzburg Classic
2003–2005 Manning Rangers
2006–2007 Dundee 1 (0)
2007–2009 Kilmarnock 1 (0)
Ajax Cape Town
Mpumalanga Black Aces
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Charles "Chad" Harpur (born 3 September 1982) is a South African former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper.

Career[edit]

Harpur played for Molesey in 2001, receiving an injury on his debut.[1] He also played in England for Basingstoke Town, Millwall and Leeds United.[2]

After a spell in South Africa with Maritzburg Classic and Manning Rangers,[3][4] Harpur spent the 2006–07 season with Dundee in Scotland, making one league appearance.[5] He spent the next season with Kilmarnock,[6] leaving the club in 2009.[2]

Harpur also played in South Africa for Manning Rangers, Ajax Cape Town and Mpumalanga Black Aces; he retired from playing in 2012, taking a sporting director role at La Manga Club in Spain.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NEW ROLE FOR MOLES' MIDFIELDER?". NonLeagueDaily.com. 21 October 2001. Archived from the original on 27 August 2013. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Profile". KillieFC.com. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Harpur Has More than One Goal in Life". Africa News Service. 30 September 2003. 
  4. ^ Roberts, Chris (16 January 2008). "Football: CHAD ALL OVER; Harpur's joy at chance to shine against big Bhoys". Scottish Daily Record. 
  5. ^ "DUNDEE : 1946/47 - 2011/12". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  6. ^ "KILMARNOCK : 1946/47 - 2012/13". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "Harpur quits, takes on director role". Kick-off Magazine. 9 October 2012.