Tiarnan King

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Tiarnan King
Personal information
Date of birth (1976-08-27) 27 August 1976 (age 44)
Place of birth New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Playing position(s) Forward
Youth career
–1999 Simon Fraser Clan
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1999 Vancouver Explorers
1999–2000 Burnaby Canadians
2000 Abbostford 86ers
2000–2003 Vancouver 86ers / Whitecaps 83 (4)
2000–2001 Edmonton Drillers (indoor)
2001–2002 Bray Wanderers 0 (0)
National team
2004 Canada Futsal 2 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tiarnan King is a Canadian soccer forward who played professionally in the USL First Division, National Professional Soccer League and Ireland. He earned two caps with the Canadian National Futsal Team in 2004.

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Club

King attended Simon Fraser University, playing on the men's soccer team. In 1999, he played for the Vancouver Explorers in the Pacific Coast Soccer League. That fall, he moved to Burbaby Canadians of the Vancouver Metro League. In February 2000, the Vancouver 86ers selected King in the A-League Draft. [1] he began the 2000 season with Vancouver's reserve team, the Abbotsford 86ers, but joined the first team on June 15, 2000. King would play each summer, outdoor season with Vancouver (renamed the Whitecaps in 2001) until 2003. In the fall of 2000, King went indoors with the Edmonton Drillers of the National Professional Soccer League. When the Drillers folded in December 2000, King was not selected in the dispersal draft. [2] [3] He also spent six months with Bray Wanderers in Ireland, but played only for the team's reserve squad.[ citation needed ]

International

In 2004, King earned two caps with the Canadian National Futsal Team. Both came in the CONCACAF Futsal championship.[ citation needed ]

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