Billy Clarke

Billy Clark became Ian Holloway’s first signing from Ipswich on a Free. Born in Cork, Ireland the 5’7 forward made just 49 appearances at Ipswich a club he joined in 2005. While at Portman road Clarke spent time on loan at Colchester, Falkirk, Darlington, Northampton and Brentford where he grabbed 6 goals in 8 games.

Clarke has also featured for Republic of Ireland’s under-21’s side scoring twice in 11 appearances. New manager Ipswich manager Roy Keane didn’t see Clarke as part of his places and following his release Clarke signed a two year contract with Blackpool with an option for a further year.

Billy Clarke Statistics

Billy Clarke Picture Height : 4'7
Weight : 10.04
Date of Birth : 13/12/1987
Place of Birth : Cork
Position : Forward
Nationality : Republic of Ireland
Signed on : 8/05/09
Fee : Free
Squad Number : 7
Chant : N/A

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3 comments

  1. C Casey

    Actually Clarke joined Town in 2003 as an academy junior at 16. He then signed his pro contract for 3 years in 2006. Clarke scored 18 goals on loan in all competitions for 3 loan clubs in 2008/2009 season.

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