Date of birth: 14th October 1985
Date joined: 2nd July 2020
Previous clubs: South Shields, Darlington
Liam Connell became Chris Swailes first signing of the 2020/21 season having re-joined Dunston UTS for his second spell at the club. The high regarded keeper spent four years at South Shields, in a time in which The Mariners made impressive progress through the leagues and adding another FA Vase winners medal to his personal collection having played at Wembley for Dunston in their famous 2012 FA Vase Final win at Wembley back in 2012.
Regarded by many as one of the greatest keepers in clubs history, Liam adds a wealth of experience and know from his illustrious time at South Shields and from his short loan spell with Darlington FC during the 2019/20 season. He brings with him a superb understanding and experience of playing at a higher level and will add a significantly to Dunston's solidity at the back
A former captain at Dunston UTS FC, the club and their supporters were delighted to welcome him home.
Liam Connell is kindly sponsored by:
Home shirt - Players of Dunston UTS FC’s F.A. Vase winning team of 2012
Away shirt - Players of Dunston UTS FC’s F.A. Vase winning team of 2012
Training kit - Mr Michael Urwin.
Artwork by Dom Bingham
Published Friday 3rd July 2020 (last updated Thursday 14th October 2021)