Otis Roberts

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Otis Roberts
Personal information
Date of birth (1968-08-17) 17 August 1968 (age 48)
Place of birth London, England
Playing position Midfielder / Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1990–1991 Barnet
Crystal Palace
1995–1996 Golden
1996–1997 Eastern
1997–1998 FC Ghent
1998 FC Hoogstraten
1998–2001 Harrow Borough
2001 Hendon
National team
2000 Grenada 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Otis Roberts (born 17 August 1968) is a retired Grenadan international footballer.

Career[edit]

Club career[edit]

Roberts played for Barnet during the 1990-91 season.[1]

Roberts played in England for Crystal Palace,[2] although he never made a first-team league appearance for the club.[3] In August 1996, he began a trial with Norwich City, although that proved unsuccessful.[2] He later played in Hong Kong for Golden and Eastern, and in Belgium for FC Ghent and FC Hoogstraten.[4] He returned to England in 1998 to play for Harrow Borough and Hendon.[2]

International career[edit]

Roberts has international caps for Grenada.[2] He made two appearances in 2000.

Personal life[edit]

His nephew is fellow footballer Jason Roberts.[2][5]

After football[edit]

Roberts has been a football agent, representing players such as Zesh Rehman.[2] He also runs his nephew Jason Robert's charitable foundation.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Otis Roberts at National-Football-Teams.com
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Otis Roberts". Flown From The Nest. 
  3. ^ "CRYSTAL PALACE : 1946/47 - 2007/08". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. 
  4. ^ a b John Portch. "Caribbean Dream". Voice Online. 
  5. ^ Jason Roberts (17 November 2005). "Jason Roberts column". BBC Sport. Retrieved 3 January 2010.