Luke Magill

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Luke Magill
Personal information
Date of birth (1987-09-10) 10 September 1987 (age 29)
Place of birth Dagenham, England
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Defender/Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Dayton Dutch Lions
Number 17
Youth career
2005–2007 Bolton Wanderers
2007 South Florida Bulls
2009–2010 Lynn Fighting Knights
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010 Long Island Rough Riders 9 (2)
2010 Baton Rouge Capitals 1 (0)
2011– Dayton Dutch Lions 12 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 February 2012.

Luke Magill (born 10 September 1987) is an English footballer, who plays for Dayton Dutch Lions in the USL Professional Division.

Career[edit]

Youth and Amateur[edit]

Magill played in the youth team of English Premier League club Bolton Wanderers, before coming to the United States in 2007 after being offered a college soccer scholarship by the University of South Florida. After taking a year out in 2008, he transferred to Lynn University prior to his sophomore year, playing in 19 games and scoring 1 goal during his first year with the college.

During his college years he also played with the Long Island Rough Riders and the Baton Rouge Capitals[1] in the USL Premier Development League, helping the Capitals to the PDL national semi-finals in 2010.

Professional[edit]

Magill left school early and turned professional in 2011 when he signed with the Dayton Dutch Lions in the USL Professional Division.[2] He made his professional debut on 16 April 2011 in Dayton's first game of the 2011 season, a 2-1 loss to Charleston Battery.[3]

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