Project Description

Career to Date:

Stockport County

  • Matty joined Stockport County at 15 and was offered a scholarship after a successful youth career
  • He was offered a 1-year professional contract and also played for Ashton United and Hyde United

Nantwich Town FC

  • At Nantwich Town he was named as the Evo-Stik Premier Division’s Young Player of the Season for 2015/16, as well as being named in the team of the year
  • Halifax and Nantwich agreed an undisclosed fee for the attacking-minded player and he signed a two-year contract

Halifax Town FC

  • Matty signing in pre-season was greeted with much excitement by FC Halifax Town fans and he certainly lived up to the hype. He scored a goal and provided the main attacking threat for Nantwich Town two seasons ago in the FA Trophy semi-final first leg and was again impressive in the return leg at the Shay
  • Having seen him shine first hand he was a name on many Halifax fans’ lips and Town’s capture of him has been regarded as an early success for the new manager
  • Matty was a regular presence in the starting line-up, and had become a real fans’ favourite. His energetic and tireless performances have been matched with some fine goals and assists, which have pleased many on the terraces, he netted 24 times in 76 league appearances
  • In his three season spell with The Shaymen, they won promotion to the National league back in 2017 through the play offs

AFC Fylde

  • Matty joined early in the summer of 2019, where he signed on for an initial two years, with the option of a third year

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Personal Details.

Height – 1.85m

Weight –  70kg

Position.

Forward Left / Right Wing

Strengths.

  • Composed and intelligent reader of the game
  • A very direct player
  • Technically and tactically excellent
  • Very good decision maker
  • Good interpersonal skills with both team mates and coaches
  • Excellent range of passing
  • Has speed and strength
  • Good delivery from set plays