- Blair Sturrock
Infobox Football biography
playername = Blair Sturrock
fullname = Blair Sturrock
dateofbirth = birth date and age|1981|08|25
position = Striker
currentclub = Swindon Town
clubnumber = 21
youthyears = 1998-2001
youthclubs = Dundee United
years = 1998-2001
2000-2001 2001-2004 2004-2005 2005-2006 2006- 2008
clubs = Dundee United
→ Brechin City (loan) Plymouth Argyle Kidderminster Harriers Rochdale Swindon Town → Bournemouth (loan)
caps(goals) =00 0(0) 27 0(6) 63 0(2) 22 0(6) 31 0(6) 40 0(8) 01 0(0)
September 1, 2008
Blair Sturrock (b.
August 25, 1981in Dundee) is a Scottish football player currently playing for Swindon Town where his father Paul Sturrockis the former manager. He joined Swindon Town after injuring his knee playing for Rochdale in order to join up with Swindon Town physio Dick Mackey for treatment. He eventually played in the reserves for Swindon in a comeback & earned himself a short term contract with the club.
Dundee United F.C
The young striker started off as a trainee for Dundee United before briefly going on loan to Brechin City in the 2000-2001 season.
Plymouth Argyle F.C
He then moved to Plymouth for 3 years & made 64 appearances for the club during the years 2001-2004 but mostly as a substitute. He scored 2 goals in his time at Plymouth.
Kidderminster Harriers F.C
He the moved to Kidderminster Harriers in 2004 where he spent 9 months playing 22 games & scoring 5 goals.
9 Months after signing for Kidderminster he signed for Rochdale for the 2005-2006 season where he made 33 appearances scoring 6 goals in 15 starts for the club. He later got a knee injury that ended his spell at the club & was released. After being released by Rochdale Blair had a short trial with Wrexham in July.
Swindon Town F.C
In November 2006 Blair signed for Swindon Town the club his father was the manager of & after overcoming his groin injury he made 25 appearances for the wiltshire club in his first season scoring 5 goals, with 12 starts. Sturrock made his debut as a second half substitute in a 2-1 defeat at Macclesfield Town on
23 December, his first goal coming in mid-January, when he netted within seconds of coming on to wrap up a 3-1 win at Boston. He then later signed a contract extension to take him through to the end of the 2008-2009 season & has so far played 9 games scoring 5 goals.
He is known to be a keen golfer & often spends his summer practising his golf with friends & team mates Steve Adams &
* [http://www.harriers-online.co.uk/squad/sturrock.shtml Harriers Online profile]
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