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Ollie Webber

Name: Oliver Webber Born: 26   June 2000, Portsmouth (England) Height:  Weight:  Position: Goalkeeper Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: Under-21, Schools Club Career: Teams .................... Signed -Fee- Ards Rangers .................... Youth Glentoran .......................  Youth Crystal Palace ...........  Nov-16   Youth 0(0)/0 Whyteleafe .......................  loan Greenwich Borough ........  Jan-19  . loan Dover Athletic 20/21 .....   Jan-21 .loan 0(0)/0 (National League record expunged) Portsmouth ...............  Jan-22 Biography: Born in Portsmouth, Ollie Webber moved to Comber with his Newtownards-born mother at the age of eight. Spotted by Crystal Palace while on international duty, he signed as a scholar at 16 after a successful trial. He rose through the ranks at Selhurst Park to the Under-23 set-up, but did not make it to the first team. In January 2021 he had a spell on loan with Dover Athletic which came to a premature end as they were forced to withdra

Kyle Vassell

Name: Kyle Thomas Vassell Born: 7 February 1993, Milton Keynes (England) Height: 6 ft / 1.83 m Weight: Position: Forward Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 2 Full Caps (2018). Club Honours: (with Blackpool) EFL League Two Play-Off Winner 2016/17 . Club Career: Teams .............. --Seasons-- Signed -League- Norwich City ....... ............  Youth .0 (0)/ 0 Brentford .......... ............  Youth  . 0 (0)/ 0 Woking ............. 10/11   . loan Oct-10  (Conference South) St ALbans City  . .... 10/11 . loan ......  (Conference South) Dover Athletic ..... 11/12  ..... Oct-11   (Conference South) Sutton United ...... 11/12-12/13 Nov-11   (Conference South) Tooting & Mitcham U. 11/12  . dual Dec-11  ( Isthmian League Premier) Whitehawk .......... 11/12  . dual Dec-11  (Isthmian League Div One South) Staines Town .......  11/12  . loan Mar-12  (Conference South) Chelmsford City ....  12/13 ..... Dec-12   (Conference South) Bishop's Stortford..  13/14 ..... Aug-13   (Confere

Northern Ireland Players in Panini Sticker Albums pre-1993

In 1978 British football saw the introduction of a new publication that would excite fans, young and old - the Panini Football 78 Collector's Album. Panini wasn't a completely new name on British newsagent shelves, their World Cup albums had been introduced in 1970. Before that, Panini had introduced their first football album for the 1960-61 Italian Serie A season, before gradually rolling their collections across the rest of Europe. Panini's supplanted FKS as the UK's leading producer of football stickers and albums, a position that they held until the 1990s when Merlin appeared on the scene. 1974 (Belgium) John Crossan (Tongeren) Northern Ireland's first Panini player? In the Belgian 2nd Division 1973/74? 1978  (England & Scotland) 1979  (England & Scotland)