Mitch Walker (footballer)

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Mitch Walker
Personal information
Full name Mitchell Charles Alan Walker[1]
Date of birth (1991-09-24) 24 September 1991 (age 25)
Place of birth St Albans, England
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)[2]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Dover Athletic
Number 1
Youth career
2009 Brighton & Hove Albion
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2012 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 (0)
2010 Eastbourne Borough (loan) 1 (0)
2011 Welling United (loan) 6 (0)
2012 Eastbourne Borough (loan) 12 (0)
2012– Dover Athletic 141 (0)
National team
2013–2014 England C
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:00, 7 May 2016 (UTC).

Mitchell Charles Alan "Mitch" Walker (born 24 September 1991 in St Albans, Hertfordshire) is an English semi-professional footballer who plays for Dover Athletic as a goalkeeper.

Walker made his professional debut for Brighton & Hove Albion on the last day of the 2009–10 season starting in the 1–0 victory over Yeovil Town at the Withdean Stadium.[3]

During January 2011, Walker signed on loan with Conference South side Welling United. On 1 March 2012, Walker joined Eastbourne Borough for a second loan spell.[4]

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played 17 November 2016.[5]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Brighton & Hove Albion 2009–10 League One 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Eastbourne Borough (loan) 2009–10 Conference Premier 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Welling United (loan) 2010–11 Conference South 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
Eastbourne Borough (loan) 2011–12 Conference South 12 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
Dover Athletic 2012–13 Conference South 39 0 2 0 5[a] 0 46 0
2013–14 Conference South 42 0 5 0 8[b] 0 55 0
2014–15 Conference Premier 20 0 0 0 1[c] 0 21 0
2015–16 National League 34 0 2 0 4[d] 0 40 0
2016–17 National League 6 0 3 0 0 0 9 0
Total 141 0 12 0 18 0 171 0
Career total 161 0 12 0 0 0 18 0 191 0
  1. ^ Two appearances in FA Trophy, three in Conference South play-offs
  2. ^ Five appearances in FA Trophy, three in Conference South play-offs
  3. ^ Appearance(s) in FA Trophy
  4. ^ Two appearances in FA Trophy, two in National League play-offs

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Players under Written Contract Registered Between 01/09/2009 and 30/09/2009" (PDF). The Football Association. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  2. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack, eds. (2012). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2012–2013 (43rd ed.). London: Headline. p. 440. ISBN 978-0-7553-6356-8. 
  3. ^ Owen, Brian (8 May 2010). "Bennett ends on a high". The Argus. Retrieved 8 May 2010. The game was most notable for impressive debuts by youth teamers Mitch Walker and Jake Caskey. Walker got the start in goal and made fine first-half saves from Kieran Murtagh and Dean Bowditch as well as handling the ball well 
  4. ^ "Albion keeper joins Boro on loan". The Argus. 1 March 2012. Retrieved 1 March 2012. 
  5. ^ "M. Walker". Soccerway. Retrieved 16 February 2017. 

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