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Lee Glover

Full name: Edward Lee Glover
Birthdate: 24.04.1970
Birthplace: Kettering
Position: Striker
Joined from: Nottingham Forest
Signed by: David Pleat
Nationality: Scotland
First game: Bradford City, 16.09.1989
Last game: Oxford United, 14.10.1989
Games: 5 (3 starts + 2 subs)
Goals: 1
Player Profile

The Kettering-born frontman broke onto the scene early with Nottingham Forest under the watchful eye of Brian Clough. However, his progress at the City Ground was hindered by a long-term injury, not long after making his bow with Scotland U21s.

On his return David Pleat offered him the chance to get back to full fitness, and get his career firmly back on track, at Filbert Street in September 1989. He made his debut that month at Bradford City and made five appearances for the Foxes, three starts, netting the one goal.

He only stayed a month but it benefited both parties. Glover got much-needed first-team action following his serious injury and City had a replacement in attack when they were short in numbers owing to injury and suspension. He only grabbed the one goal but he gave Leicester their first win of the season against Brighton.

He suffered more mis-fortune with a broken leg on his return to Forest, playing for their reserves, but got as runners-up medal as they lost to Spurs in the FA Cup final of 1992. He went on to play for Port Vale, Rotherham United, Huddersfield Town and Mansfield Town amongst others.

Seasons League FA Cup League Cup Europe OtherTotal
Year Division Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls
1989-90Division Two (old)51--------51
1989_357_
Total51--------5 1
_357_

Appearances

DateResultOppositionCompetitionStartSubGoals
1 16.09.1989 0 - 2 Bradford City (A) Division Two (old)
2 23.09.1989 1 - 0 Brighton & Hove Albion (H) Division Two (old) 1
3 27.09.1989 2 - 3 Sunderland (H) Division Two (old)
4 07.10.1989 1 - 2 Port Vale (A) Division Two (old)
5 14.10.1989 0 - 0 Oxford United (H) Division Two (old)

Transfers

Club Fee Date
IN  Nottingham Forest On loan 14.09.1989
Player 366 of 1145 ordered a-z

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