Liam Has Landed
January 7, 2016
Liam Lawrence arrives at Bristol Rovers from Shrewsbury Town.
Liam Lawrence has played at many levels during his 15 year career and has 15 Republic of Ireland caps.
He began his career at Mansfield Town and made his debut as a substitute alongside Darrell Clarke.
His debut was in a 1-0 home defeat on Tuesday 11th January 2000 against Blackpool.
Later in his career at Sunderland he played regularly with Marcus Stewart.
They were team-mates in the Championship winning Sunderland side in 2004/2005.
Liam scored 67 goals in 316 games for Mansfield Town, Sunderland and Stoke City between 2000 and 2011.
He has also played for Portsmouth, Cardiff City, PAOK Salonika, Barnsley and Shrewsbury Town.
Overall, he has scored just under 100 goals in 540 appearances in his career.
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He has been captain of Shrewsbury Town but increasingly used as a substitute in recent matches.