Atkins, Mark

England

 

 

 

 

Full Name: Mark Nigel Atkins.

Position: Defender/Midfield.
Born: Doncaster, 14 August 1968.

Career

Scunthorpe United apprentice, professional Jly 86, Blackburn Rovers Jne 88, WOLVES Spt 95 to May 99, Walsall (guest) Aug 99, York City Aug 99, Reading (trial) Oct 99, Doncaster Rovers Nov 99, caretaker manager 2000, Hull City (loan) Mar 01, Shrewsbury Town Jly 01 to Jly 03 caretaker manager 2003, Harrogate Town Jly 03 to May 05, Matlock manager Nov 08 to Oct 14.

Highlights

Blackburn Rovers: Premier League champions 1994/95, runners-up 1993/94; Division two promoted [play-offs]; 1991/92; League Cup semi-final  1993.
Shrewsbury Town: New Division Three relegated 2002/03.

Note: Playing for Blackburn Mark Atkins came on a substitute in th 86 minute against Sheffield Wednesday in August 1995. He was sent-off four minutes later. He also became the second ex Wolves player to manger of team relegated from the Football League in 2003, all be it one game. The first being Peter Daniel. 

Stats

Appearances: 638.
Goals: 59.
Sent-off: 3.
Manager: 1.

First Team Record

FL FAC FLC PO T
A S S G A S S G A S S G A S S G A S S G
1995/96 26 6 2 2 4 5 2 35 6 2 4
1996/97 44 1 4 1 2 2 1 49 1 5
1997/98 30 4 6 2 4 1 1 5 39 5 7 2
1998/99 15 4 2 1 1 17 1 5
Total 115 11 12 8 11 1 1 12 1 1 2 2 1 140 13 14 11