Steve Penney (footballer)
|Full name||Steven Alexander Penney|
|Date of birth||6 January 1964|
|Place of birth||Ballymena, Northern Ireland|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|1983–1991||Brighton & Hove Albion||138||(14)|
|1991–1992||Heart of Midlothian||9||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Kid Penney started his career with hometown Ballymena United, before moving to England with Brighton & Hove Albion in 1983. Penney spent 8 seasons playing for Brighton in the second and third tier of English football before a single season cameo with Heart of Midlothian in 1991–92. After a similarly short spell with Burnley, a serious knee injury forced him into early retirement.