Brett Ormerod

A returning hero in his second spell at Bloomfield Road. Ormerod started his career at Blackburn but wasn’t able to secure a first team contract. He moved down the road to Accrington Stanley, it was there he grabbed the attention of then Blackpool manager Gary Megson. He went on to score 45 goals in 128 appearances, the middle of his first spell at Blackpool was paused after a nasty double leg break, he came back to help Pool to promotion from League two.

Brett left Pool in 2001 for the top flight signing for Southampton for £1.75. He went on to make just under 100 appearances for the saints a highlight being the 2003 F.A. Cup Final. Loan spells at Wigan and Leeds followed before signing for Preston in 2006. Two further loan spells followed at Nottingham Forrest and Oldham before signing on a free for Blackpool again in January 2009. Brett performances at the end of the season secured a further 1 year deal at Blackpool

Brett Ormerod Statistics

Brett Ormerod Picture Height : 5.11
Weight : 11.04
Date of Birth : 18/10/76
Place of Birth : Blackburn
Position : Forward
Nationality : English
Signed on : 30/01/09
Fee : Free
Squad Number : 10
Chant : Brett, Brett will tear you apart again. Yes, Brett, Brett will tear you apart again. ( to the tune Love Will Tear Us Apart - Joy Division) Ormer Ormer Ormer-ROD Ormer Ormer Ormer-ROD Ormer Ormer Ormer-ROD Super, Super Brett Super, Super Brett Super, Super Brett Super Brett Ormerod Who put the Pool in the Premiership Who put the Pool in the Premiership Who put the Pool in the Premiership Super Brett Ormerod

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