Neil Armour

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Neil Armour
Personal information
Date of birth (1967-01-14) 14 January 1967 (age 50)
Place of birth Irvine, Scotland
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1985–1987 Greenock Morton 0 (0)
1987–1989 Stranraer 29 (0)
1989–1992 Kilbirnie Ladeside
1992–1993 Albion Rovers 12 (0)
1994 Guangzhou Apollo 0 (0)
1994–1996 Happy Valley
1996–1997 Eastern AA
1997–1999 Yee Hope ? (6)
2000 Riverside County Elite 8 (0)
2000 Utah Blitzz 18 (0)
Teams managed
2000 Riverside County Elite (assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Neil Armour (born 14 January 1967) is a Scottish former football player. He played in defence for clubs in Scotland, China, Hong Kong and the United States.

Player[edit]

In April 2000, Armour had unsuccessful trials with the Hershey Wildcats and Lehigh Valley Steam of the second division USL A-League.[1] He then moved west to sign with the third division Riverside County Elite as a player-assistant coach.[2] The Elite played in the USL D-3 Pro League.[3] On 24 June 2000, he transferred to the Utah Blitzz.[4]

Coach[edit]

He has coached at Yee Hope, Riverside County Elite and the Utah Blitzz. Since retirement he has been coaching the junior sides of West Coast FC in America.[5] Armour currently coaches the West Coast boys under 14 team, West Coast girls under 13 team, and the West Coast girls under 15 team.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Making A Living Playing Soccer Has Suited Armour Just Fine
  2. ^ Elite soccer club signs 18 Press-Enterprise, The (Riverside, CA) – Monday, 27 March 2000
  3. ^ Elite soccer club signs 18 The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) – Monday, 27 March 2000
  4. ^ Armour could be guy to keep Blitzz on top
  5. ^ West Coast FC

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