David Purser

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David Purser
Personal information
Full name David Purser
Date of birth (1985-02-14) 14 February 1985 (age 30)
Place of birth Boston, England
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
2005–2006 VIC Cobras
2007–2008 Brownsville Scorpions
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 Vermont Voltage 21 (0)
2009 Real Maryland Monarchs 6 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (goals)

David Purser (born 7 July 1987) is an English soccer player who last played for Real Maryland Monarchs in the USL Second Division.



Purser moved from his native England to the United States in 2005 to play college soccer at Virginia Intermont College. He transferred from VIU to University of Texas at Brownsville in his junior season.[1] He is first player in VIU's history to become a professional athlete.[citation needed]

During his college years Purser also played two seasons for Vermont Voltage in the USL Premier Development League.[2]


Purser began his professional career in 2009 when he signed with the Real Maryland Monarchs in the USL Second Division, and made his professional debut on 25 April 2009 in Maryland's 3–2 opening day victory over the Bermuda Hogges.[3]


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