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Full Name: David Eyres
Normal Position: Midfielder
Height: 5\'11
Born: 26/02/1964(Liverpool)

Eyres didn\'t get into the professional game until he was 25 years of age. He played non-league football with Morecambe, Southport and Rhyl. It was from Rhyl that he was to get his big break by signing for Blackpool for £13000.
David spent 4 seasons with the seasiders making a total of 147 appearances and scoring 38 times in the tangerine shirt.Eyres finished top scorer with 16 goals in the 1992-93 season.
In the summer of 1993 Eyres found himself in a Burnley squad managed by former Blackpool manager Jimmy Mullen.
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Whilst playing for the Clarets, Eyres scored 37 goals in 171 appearances and justified the £90 000 price tag at which he arrived.
After spending a good four years with Burnley, Eyres decided it was time for a new club from Lancashire and who better than his former clubs arch rivals: Preston North End.
Eyres moved to North End for a £80 000 transfer in 1997 and went on the spend 3 years with the Lily whites.During his time with Preston, Eyres made 89 appearances scoring 20 times.In the summer of 2000 Eyres moved on a free transfer to Oldham Athletic; a club that would grow to love him.
During his 6 years with the boys in blue, Eyres became a fans favourite with his magic left foot and despite lack of pace he managed to beat numerous opposition full backs. Eyres found himself on the coaching staff at one point in his Oldham career when he and current manager John Sheridan were made caretaker managers during the 2003/04 season.
Eyres continued to play for Oldham until he reached the age of 42 making a total of 181 appearances and scoring 33 as well as scooping a variety of fans awards such as players of the season.




Statistics include the following competitions
FA Cup , FA Trophy , Football League Cup, League, PLAY OFFS , Welsh Cup,

Season Apps Subs Goals
1987/1988 2837
Total 28 3 7

Last 10 games where player was named on the team sheet

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
06/05/1988 Liverpool Senior Cup / FinalH MARINE 2 - 4
21/04/1988 President's Cup / F2LH SOUTH LIVERPOOL 1 - 3
19/04/1988 LeagueA MATLOCK TOWN 1 - 2
16/04/1988 LeagueH GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY 1 - 0
14/04/1988 President's Cup / F1LA SOUTH LIVERPOOL 3 - 2
11/04/1988 LeagueA HORWICH RMI 1 - 1
04/04/1988 LeagueA MARINE 1 - 3
01/04/1988 Liverpool Senior Cup / SFH ST HELENS TOWN 3 - 1
29/03/1988 President's Cup / SF1LA BANGOR CITY 3 - 0
26/03/1988 LeagueA MOSSLEY 0 - 0

Last 10 games where player started

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
06/05/1988 Liverpool Senior Cup / FinalH MARINE 2 - 4
21/04/1988 President's Cup / F2LH SOUTH LIVERPOOL 1 - 3
16/04/1988 LeagueH GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY 1 - 0
14/04/1988 President's Cup / F1LA SOUTH LIVERPOOL 3 - 2
11/04/1988 LeagueA HORWICH RMI 1 - 1
04/04/1988 LeagueA MARINE 1 - 3
01/04/1988 Liverpool Senior Cup / SFH ST HELENS TOWN 3 - 1
29/03/1988 President's Cup / SF1LA BANGOR CITY 3 - 0
26/03/1988 LeagueA MOSSLEY 0 - 0
24/03/1988 Northern Premier League Cup / 4RH GOOLE TOWN 1 - 3

Last 10 Games where player has scored

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
06/05/1988Liverpool Senior Cup / FinalH MARINE 2 - 4
21/04/1988President's Cup / F2LH SOUTH LIVERPOOL 1 - 3
16/04/1988LeagueH GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY 1 - 0
14/04/1988President's Cup / F1LA SOUTH LIVERPOOL 3 - 2
11/04/1988LeagueA HORWICH RMI 1 - 1
01/04/1988Liverpool Senior Cup / SFH ST HELENS TOWN 3 - 1
29/03/1988President's Cup / SF1LA BANGOR CITY 3 - 0
24/03/1988Northern Premier League Cup / 4RH GOOLE TOWN 1 - 3
02/03/1988Northern Premier League Cup / 3RA BANGOR CITY 4 - 2
20/02/1988Lancashire Junior Cup / 2H MARINE 1 - 2
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