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Stuart Sharrat
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Full name Stuart Edgar Sharrat
Date of birth February 26, 1942 (1942-02-26) (age 67)
Place of birth    Leek, England
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career1
Years Club App (Gls)*
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1966–1972
Ball Haye Green
Padgate Teacher Training College
West Bromwich Albion
Nantwich Town
Oswestry Town
Port Vale
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000 (0)
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143 (0)   

1 Senior club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only.
* Appearances (Goals)

Stuart Edgar Sharrat (born 26 February 1942) is a former English footballer. He was a goalkeeper who made 152 appearances for Port Vale - 143 in the Football League, 5 in the FA Cup and 4 in the League Cup.

Playing career

Sharrat played for Ball Haye Green, Padgate Teacher Training College, West Bromwich Albion, Nantwich Town and Oswestry Town before joining Port Vale for £2,000 in March 1966. He soon became the first choice keeper and was an ever-present during the 1967–68 season. However injury struck on 14 August 1968 as he cracked a kneecap in a 2-0 defeat at Wrexham in the first round of the League Cup, later contracting a virus in his blood. Upon his recovery he became a part-time player and barely got a game. His contract was terminated in May 1972 because he was unable to get release from his work as a college lecturer to play in a testimonial game. He appealed and the club were forced by the Football League to honour his contract to 30 June 1972.[1]

Post-retirement

Sharrat increasingly attended Vale matches as a supporter from 1986.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b Kent, Jeff (1996). Port Vale Personalities. Witan Books. p. 262. ISBN 0952915200. http://www.amazon.ca/Port-Vale-Personalities-Jeff-Kent/dp/0952915200.  
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