Gary Fisher (footballer)

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Gary Fisher
Personal information
Date of birth (1992-06-06) 6 June 1992 (age 24)
Place of birth Scotland
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Albion Rovers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2014 Kilmarnock 10 (0)
2012 Cowdenbeath (loan) 10 (0)
2012–2013 Hamilton Academical (loan) 28 (1)
2013–2014 East Fife (loan) 6 (1)
2014 East Fife 7 (0)
2014– Albion Rovers 46 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:32, 3 January 2016 (UTC).

Gary Fisher (born 6 June 1992) is a Scottish professional footballer who plays for Albion Rovers as a midfielder.

Career[edit]

Fisher made his senior debut for Kilmarnock during the 2010–11 season, and spent a loan spell at Cowdenbeath.[1] Fisher would sign a long-term contract, which keep him until 2015.[2] He joined Hamilton Academical on loan in August 2012;[3] the loan deal was extended in January 2013.[4] Following a win at home against league leaders Morton, Fisher commented that he thought the victory would act as a "springboard" for the club in the latter stages of the season.[5] At the end of the 2012–13 season, Fisher returned to the club.[6]

In 2013–14 season, Fisher joined East Fife on an emergency one-month loan deal.[7] Fisher soon made an immediate impact by scoring on his debut, in a 1–0 win over Stenhousemuir.[8] After a making few appearance at East Fife, Kilmarnock released five players, including Fisher.[9] Following his release, Fisher joined East Fife on a free transfer.[10]

Fisher signed for Albion Rovers in June 2014.[11]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 26 June 2014[12]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Kilmarnock 2010–11 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2011–12 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 0
2012–13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013–14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Total 10 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 11 0
Cowdenbeath (loan) 2011–12 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
Hamilton Academical (loan) 2012–13 28 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 32 1
East Fife 2012–13 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 1
Albion Rovers 2014–15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career total 61 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 66 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile". Kilmarnock F.C. 
  2. ^ "Kenny Shiels building for the future as Kilmarnock duo sign new deals". Daily Record. 11 November 2011. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "New Signing". Hamilton Academical F.C. 17 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Killmarnock duo sign loan deals with Hamilton and Airdrie United". BBC Sport. 1 January 2013. 
  5. ^ Andrew McGilvray (7 March 2013). "Fisher: Morton win is a confidence-booster". Hamilton Advertiser. 
  6. ^ "Rangers goalkeeper Blair Currie to join Hamilton". BBC Sport. 14 May 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  7. ^ "Gary Fisher Heads Out On Loan To East Fife". Kilmarnock Official Homepage. 6 December 2013. Archived from the original on 5 March 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  8. ^ "East Fife 1 – 0 Stenhousemuir". BBC Sport. 7 December 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  9. ^ "Kilmarnock extend stays for Irvine, Gardyne and Nicholson". BBC Sport. 16 January 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  10. ^ "Kevin Rutkiewicz and Gary Fisher pen deals with East Fife — with promise of more to come". The Courier. DC Thomson. 16 January 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  11. ^ Fisher seals Rovers switch, SPFL
  12. ^ Gary Fisher at Soccerbase