Dominic Shimmin

Full Name: Dominic Shimmin
Age: 23 (13.10.1987)
Position: Central Defence; Right Back, Left Back, Central Midfield
Born: Bermondsey, England
Nationality: English
Height: 6' 1"
Transfer: Free - Unattached
Date Signed: 05.08.2008 (2 years)
Date Left: 16.05.2010
Transfer Out: Released - Dundee
Former Clubs: Arsenal, Queens Park Rangers, Bournemouth [loan], Crawley Town, Morton, Dundee.
Current Club: Dover Athletic.
Honours With Morton:
Personal Honours: Irn-Bru Phenomenal young player of the month: October 2008
Miscellaneous: Dominic started his career as a youth player at Arsenal. At only 17 years old QPR paid £70,000 to take him from Arsenal reserves.

He signed for Morton after a couple of trial matches. In between the trials matches and signing he also had a successful trial with St. Mirren and was offered a contract but Shimmin did not get back to the Paisley side.

Dominic likens his playing style to that of Rio Ferdinand: "I'm a technical centre half, but very aggressive. I'd liken myself to Rio Ferdinand."

Morton Career - starts, sub appearances, goals:

Div 1: 21, 0, 0 Lge Cup: 3,0,0 Ch Cup: 3,0,0 Scot C: 1,0,0
Div 1: 17, 0, 0 Lge Cup: 0 Ch Cup: 0 Scot C: 1,0,0

League: 38, 0, 0 Lge Cup: 3,0,0 Ch Cup: 3,0,0 Scot C: 2,0,0

Overall: 46 Starts, 0 Sub App, 0 Goals



gmfc.net: http://www.gmfc.net/Squad/&player=34

Soccerbase profile: http://www.soccerbase.com/players_details.sd?playerid=41048

Wikipedia profile: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominic_Shimmin

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