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Paul Merson

Player #727

Midfielder

From:

To:

Player Status:

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

1998-99

2002-03

Retired

Appearances:

144

Starts:

125

Substitute:

19

Unused:

11

Goals:

19

Games per Goal:

7.58

Assists:

18

Goal Involvements:

37

Paul Merson

Seasons Quick-View

1998-02 🕒 144 | 125 (19) | ⚽ 19 | 🔥 18 | 🇺 11 | #727 |

Season

1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03

Age

30
31
32
33
34

Division

PL
PL
PL
PL
PL

Squad #

#10
#10
#10
#10
#10

Appearances

27
44
45
27
1

Starts

22
34
45
24
0

Subs

5
10
0
3
1

Unused

1
6
0
4
0

Goals

5
5
6
3
0

Assists

2
8
6
2
0

Bookings

1
2
3
0
0

Red Cards

0
0
0
0
0

Games / Goals

5.40
8.80
7.50
9.00
0.00

Goal

Involvements

7
13
12
5
0

FAC: FA Cup; FL: Football League; D1: Division 1; D2: Division 2; D3: Division 3; PL: Premier League; CH: Championship

Goalkeeping Statistics

Season

Appearances

Conceded

per Game

Clean Sheets

Clean Sheet %

1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
27
44
45
27
1

Paul Charles Merson

Birth Date

20 March 1968

Birth Place

London

Birth Country

England

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Citizenship

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

England

Villa Youth

n/a

Previous Teams (incl. Youth)

1985-96 Arsenal
Football League First Division, Premier League, 🕒 429 | 384 (45) | ⚽ 98 |

1987 Brentford, Loan
Football League Third Division, 🕒 9 | 7 (2) | ⚽ 0 |

1996-99 Middlesbrough, £5.94m
Premier League, Football League First Division, 🕒 58 | 58 (0) | ⚽ 16 |

Original Transfer

Aged

30

From

Middlesbrough

For

£5,400,000

On

10 September 1998

Under

John Gregory 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

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