Mark Lindsay (footballer)

Mark E. Lindsay (born Lambeth, Greater London, 6 March 1958)[1] is an English retired footballer who began his youth career at Crystal Palace, signed professional terms in August 1973,[1] and went on to make 30 senior appearances for the club. In 1977,[1] he signed for Tampa Bay Rowdies and spent nine seasons in the North American Soccer League, three in the Major Indoor Soccer League and one in the American Indoor Soccer Association.

Mark Lindsay
Personal information
Full name Mark Edward Lindsay
Date of birth (1955-03-06) 6 March 1955 (age 66)
Place of birth Lambeth, England
Position(s) Midfielder / Defender
Youth career
?–1973 Crystal Palace
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1973–1977 Crystal Palace 30 (0)
1977–1978 Tampa Bay Rowdies 59 (6)
1978–1979 Houston Hurricane 12 (4)
1978–1979 Houston Summit (indoor) 10 (3)
1979–1981 California Surf 65 (10)
1979–1981 California Surf (indoor) 30 (25)
1981 San Jose Earthquakes 16 (4)
1982 Jacksonville Tea Men 29 (1)
1982–1983 Baltimore Blast (indoor) 13 (2)
1983–1984 Los Angeles Lazers (indoor) 39 (11)
1984 Tampa Bay Rowdies 7 (0)
1986–1987 Tampa Bay Rowdies (indoor)
Total 188 (25)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Lindsay played for the Tampa Bay Rowdies, the Houston Hurricane, the California Surf, the San Jose Earthquakes and the Jacksonville Tea Men of the North American Soccer League.

In 1986, Lindsay joined the Tampa Bay Rowdies as the team entered the American Indoor Soccer Association.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Mike Purkiss & Nigel Sands. Crystal Palace: A Complete Record 1905–1989. p. 332. ISBN 0907969542.

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