Mark Lamont

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Mark Lamont
Personal information
Full name Mark Lamont
Date of birth (1993-02-04) 4 February 1993 (age 24)
Place of birth Paisley, Scotland
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
East Fife
Number 7
Youth career
St Mirren
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–13 St Mirren 1 (0)
2012 Dumbarton (loan) 12 (0)
2012–13 Dumbarton (loan) 14 (0)
2013 Dumbarton 9 (0)
2014 Albion Rovers 1 (0)
2014–2015 Petershill
2015–2016 Stirling Albion 23 (1)
2016– East Fife 0 (0)
National team
2011 Scotland U19 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12:45, 20 June 2016 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20:07, 14 October 2014 (UTC)

Mark Lamont (born 4 February 1993) is a Scottish footballer who currently plays for East Fife. He previously played for St Mirren, Dumbarton, Petershill and Stirling Albion. Lamont who is a midfielder has also played for his country at youth international level.

Career[edit]

St Mirren[edit]

Lamont who was born in Paisley, Scotland started his career as part of St Mirren's under-19 squad.[1] He made senior debut on 26 February 2011 as a substitute for Craig Dargo in 2–0 defeat against Kilmarnock in a Scottish Premier League fixture.[2] Soon after his debut he was selected for a Scotland Under-19 squad.[3] Lamont was sent on loan to Dumbarton on the opening day of 2012 winter transfer window to gain more first team experience.[4] Having returned from his loan spell with Dumbarton he signed a new contract with St Mirren keeping him at the club until January 2013, before being loaned out again.[5] He returned from his loan on 3 January 2013 and was subsequently released by his parent club.[6]

Dumbarton[edit]

On 1 January 2012, he joined Scottish Second Division side Dumbarton until the end of the 2011–12 season.[7] He made his debut for Dumbarton the following day in 3–2 victory against Arbroath.[8] Lamont suffered an achilles injury in early March against Cowdenbeath.[9] Despite manager Alan Adamson ruling him for rest of the season, he returned for the Scottish First Division play-off final first leg.[10][11] He played again in the second leg, with Dumbarton securing promotion 6–2 on aggregate.[12] Lamont rejoined the now First Division side, on loan at the start of the 2012–13 season.[13] His loan expired in January and he returned to St Mirren whom released him.[6][14] After becoming a free agent he rejoined Dumbarton on a permanent basis becoming Ian Murray's third signing as manager.[15] Having procured a seventh-place finish with Dumbarton in First Division,[16] Lamont was released.[17]

Lamont made a trial appearance for Albion Rovers in March 2014 and went on to join Junior side Petershill in the summer of that year.[18][19]

Stirling Albion & East Fife[edit]

On 15 September 2015, Lamont signed for Scottish League Two club Stirling Albion, having already played for the side as a trialist against East Stirlingshire.[20] On 5 December 2015 Lamont scored a goal in a match against Elgin City. This made the score 1–1 in a match that Stirling Albion went on to win.[21] He was released at the end of the 2015–16 season and subsequently signed for East Fife in June 2016.[22]

International career[edit]

Lamont has represented Scotland at Under-19 level on two occasions both of which were against Denmark.[23]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 15 September 2015.[24]
Club Season League Cup League Cup Other[nb 1] Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
St Mirren 2010–11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2011–12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012–13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Dumbarton (loan) 2011–12 12 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 14 0
2012–13 14 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 18 0
Dumbarton 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
Total 35 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 41 0
Albion Rovers 2013–14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Stirling Albion 2015–16 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Career total !38 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 44 0

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Includes other competitive competitions, including the Scottish First Division Play-offs & Scottish Challenge Cup.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Squad Profiles". saintmirren.net. St Mirren F.C. Retrieved 2 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Kilmarnock 2 – 0 St Mirren". BBC Sport. BBC. 26 February 2011. Retrieved 2 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Mark Lamont – Scotland U19 Call-Up". saintmirren.net. St Mirren F.C. 3 April 2011. Retrieved 2 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "Mark Lamont – Out on Loan". saintmirren.net. St Mirren F.C. 1 January 2012. Retrieved 2 January 2012. 
  5. ^ "Contracts Update". saintmirren.net. St Mirren F.C. 18 May 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2012. 
  6. ^ a b "Sporting Kansas City's Dom Dwyer not joining St Mirren". BBC Sport. BBC. 3 January 2013. Retrieved 4 January 2013. 
  7. ^ "Lamont arrives on-loan". dumbartonfootballclub.com. Dumbarton F.C. 2 January 2012. Retrieved 3 January 2012. 
  8. ^ "Dumbarton (3) v Arbroath (2)". dumbartonfootballclub.com. Dumbarton F.C. 2 January 2012. Retrieved 3 January 2012. 
  9. ^ "Lamont remains out for Sons". scottishfootballleague.com. Scottish Football League. 27 March 2012. Retrieved 30 March 2012. 
  10. ^ "Sons lose Lamont". scottishfootballleague.com. Scottish Football League. 24 April 2012. Retrieved 4 November 2012. 
  11. ^ "Dumbarton FC beat Airdrie United 2–1 in play-off final first leg". Lennox Herald. Trinity Mirror. 25 May 2012. Retrieved 4 November 2012. 
  12. ^ "Airdrie Utd 1–4 Dumbarton (2–6 agg)". BBC Sport. BBC. 20 May 2012. Retrieved 4 November 2012. 
  13. ^ "Saints boss Dan rules out swoop for Bairns striker". Evening Times. Newsquest. 22 May 2012. Retrieved 4 November 2012. 
  14. ^ "Transfer window open". dumbartonfootballclub.com. Dumbarton F.C. 1 January 2012. Retrieved 4 January 2012. 
  15. ^ "Ian Murray makes his third signing as Sons boss". Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter. Clyde Weekly Press. 23 January 2013. Retrieved 23 January 2013. 
  16. ^ "Dumbarton 0–0 Partick Thistle". Helensburgh Advertiser. Romanes Media Group. 9 May 2013. Retrieved 19 November 2013. 
  17. ^ Galloway, Andrew (8 May 2013). "Dumbarton FC release four - but midfielder signs on". Lennox Herald. Trinity Mirror. Retrieved 19 November 2013. 
  18. ^ "Rovers keen on Lamont". Scottish Professional Football League. 20 March 2014. Retrieved 14 October 2014. 
  19. ^ O'Donnell, Jim (21 July 2014). "Peasy hit the spot with pre-season win over Greenock". Evening Times. Retrieved 14 October 2014. 
  20. ^ "Lamont signs on". Stirling Albion F.C. 15 September 2015. Retrieved 15 September 2015. 
  21. ^ 3-1
  22. ^ "Mark Lamont joins the Squad". East Fife FC. 18 June 2016. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  23. ^ "Mark Lamont Profile". www.scottishfa.co.uk. Scottish Football Association. Retrieved 2 January 2012. 
  24. ^ "M. LAMONT". Soccerway. Global Sports Media. Retrieved 2 January 2012. 

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