14 February 2010

Chris Turner

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Name: Christopher Turner
Born: 3 January 1987, Ballymoney
Height: 5.09 ft
Weight: 12.07 st
Position: Midfielder

Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 12 Under-21 Caps / 3 Goals (2006-2008), Under-19, Under-17.
Club Honours: (with Shamrock Rovers) League of Ireland Champion 2010, 2011; FAI Cup Runner-Up 2010.
Awards: PFAI Team of the Year 2009.

Club Career:
Teams ....... --Seasons-- Signed -Fee- -League- FA Cup FL Cup Europe -Other-
Derby County ................... Youth .0(0)/ 0
Sligo Rovers  2005 - 2007 Dec-05 .Free ??(?)/ 5
Bohemians ... 2007 - 2008 Jul-07 ..... 20(-)/ 1
Rangers ..... 08/09 ..... Aug-08 Trial .0(0)/ 0
Partick Th. . 08/09 ..... Sep-08 .Free .1(1)/ 0 0(1)/0 0(1)/0 ....... 1(0)/0
Dundalk ..... 2009 ...... Jan-09 .Free 31(0)/12 1(0)/0 1(0)/0
Sligo Rovers............. Nov-09 .Free .0(0)/ 0
Shamrock Rvrs 2010 - 2012 Jan-10 .Free 65(-)/ 6
Dumbarton ... 12/13-14/15 Aug-12 ..... 78(5)/ 8 2(1)/1 4(0)/0
Hamilton Aca. 15/16 ..... Jun-15 .Free 
Cowdenbeath
Glenavon .... 16/17- date Feb-17 .Free

Biography:
A former Northern Ireland Under-21 captain, Chris Turner finished 2009 as Dundalk's topscorer and earned a place in the PFAI Team of the Year. He signed for Sligo Rovers in the closing weeks of the season only to leave for Shamrock Rovers without playing a firstteam game. He has been a key member of the Rovers side that claimed the 2010 League of Ireland title, finished runners-up in the FAI Cup and impressed against Juventus in the Europa League. Rovers retained the League title the following year and became the first Irish team to progress to the group stage of the Europa League.

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Northern Ireland Under-21 Cap Details:
16-08-2006 Romania... A L 0-3 ECQ sub
01-09-2006 Germany... H L 2-3 ECQ sub
24-03-2007 Romania... A L 0-2 FR
24-05-2007 Scotland.. A L 0-4 FR. sub
01-06-2007 Moldova... A W 1-0 ECQ 1 Goal
07-09-2007 Germany... H L 0-3 ECQ
12-09-2007 Luxembourg A W 2-1 ECQ
17-10-2007 Israel.... H L 1-3 ECQ 1 Goal
16-11-2007 Luxembourg H W 5-0 ECQ 1 Goal
20-11-2007 Moldova... H W 3-0 ECQ
06-02-2008 Israel.... A L 1-2 ECQ
26-03-2008 Romania... H L 1-3 FR

Summary: 9(3)/3. Won 4, Drew 0, Lost 8.


With thanks to Jim Murphy.

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