Mark Harris (footballer)

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Mark Harris
Personal information
Date of birth (1963-07-15) 15 July 1963 (age 53)
Place of birth Reading, England
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1987–1988 Wokingham Town ? (?)
1988–1989 Crystal Palace 2 (0)
1989 Burnley (loan) 4 (0)
1989–1995 Swansea City 228 (14)
1995–1997 Gillingham 65 (3)
1997–1998 Cardiff City 38 (1)
1998–2001 Kingstonian 66 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Mark Andrew Harris (born 15 July 1963 in Reading)[1] is an English former professional footballer. He began his career with Wokingham Town before signing for Crystal Palace in June 1988.[1] He had a brief loan spell at Burnley and made only two appearances for Palace both as a substitute in their 1988–9 promotion season.[2] In 1989, he moved on to Swansea City, for whom he made 228 appearances, scoring 14 goals between then and 1995. He later played for Gillingham and Cardiff City and made over 300 total appearances in the English Football League.[3] He ended his career at Kingstonian, with whom he won the FA Trophy in 1999 and 2000.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Purkiss, Mike; Sands, Nigel. Crystal Palace: A Complete Record 1905–1989. The Breedon Books Publishing Company. p. 326. ISBN 0907969542. 
  2. ^ Purkiss, Mike; Sands, Nigel. Crystal Palace: A Complete Record 1905–1989. The Breedon Books Publishing Company. p. 271. ISBN 0907969542. 
  3. ^ Triggs, Roger (2001). The Men Who Made Gillingham Football Club. Tempus Publishing Ltd. p. 150. ISBN 0-7524-2243-X. 
  4. ^ "Mark Harris". soccerbase.com. 

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