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 Alan WRIGHT 1995-2001 
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Name: Alan Geoffrey Wright
Nickname: "The mighty atom"


Country: :ENG: England
Club: Aston Villa F.C.
Position: *SB
Side: LF/LS
Age: 24-30 years (28/09/1971)

Height: 163 cm
Weight: 59 kg

Attack: 70
Defence: 65
Balance: 74
Stamina: 86
Top Speed: 87
Acceleration: 84
Response: 76
Agility: 85
Dribble Accuracy: 73
Dribble Speed: 76
Short Pass Accuracy: 78
Short Pass Speed: 76
Long Pass Accuracy: 75
Long Pass Speed: 74
Shot Accuracy: 60
Shot Power: 77
Shot Technique: 60
Free Kick Accuracy: 61
Curling: 71
Header: 64
Jump: 72
Technique: 73
Aggression: 81
Mentality: 77
Goalkeeper Skills: 50
Team Work: 79

Injury Tolerance: B
Condition: 6
Weak Foot Accuracy: 5
Weak Foot Frequency: 5
Consistency: 6
Growth type: Standard

P04 - Darting Run


Attack/Defence Awareness Card: Balanced

Wright was a left-back who played the majority of his career for Aston Villa, playing 329 matches from 1995 to 2003. Before joining Aston Villa he played for Blackpool between 1989 and 1991 and Blackburn Rovers between 1991 and 1995 winning the 1994-95 Premier League. He played for several other clubs including Middlesbrough, Sheffield United, Derby County, Leeds United and Nottingham Forest. He retired in 2011.
Wright was mostly an offensive full-back gifted with great quickness and stamina. He liked to push forward to create scoring opportunities, delivering assists especially exchanging short passes with the attackers. He was one of the shortest players in Premier League during his time and on of the shortest in the history of the competition. Less effective as defender, probably due to his height, he had to use his high speed as advantage to try marking his opponents consistently. He was ever-present on the left flank. He was left-footed but wasn't bad with the right foot either. He scored 7 goals in his career 5 of which with Aston Villa.

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