Liam Chilvers

Born Nov 6, 1981

Liam Christopher Chilvers is an English footballer who plays as a centre back for League Two side Port Vale. A graduate of the Arsenal Academy, he won the FA Youth Cup with the club in 2000. After turning professional he spent four weeks of the 2000–01 season on loan at Northampton Town, three months on loan at Notts County in the 2001–02 season, and the first half of the 2002–03 season on loan at Belgian side K.S.K. Beveren.… Read More

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1981 Birth Born on November 6, 1981.


A graduate of the Arsenal Academy, he won the FA Youth Cup with the club in 2000.


2002 20 Years Old He then spent the first half of the 2002–03 season on loan at Belgian Pro League club K.S.K. Beveren, who had a partnership with Arsenal at the time; John Halls, Graham Stack, and Steve Sidwell also were sent on loan to the Belgian side. … Read More
2003 21 Years Old 1 More Event
On 24 January 2003, he joined Colchester United on loan until the end of the season, after impressing manager Steve Whitton on a trial. … Read More
2004 22 Years Old In all he made 48 appearances in 2004–05.
2005 23 Years Old 1 More Event
He received interest from Barnsley in September 2005, though he remained put at Colchester.
2006 24 Years Old 1 More Event
He stayed at Colchester for the next two years, and helped the club win promotion into the Championship, before he transferred to Preston North End in July 2006.
2007 25 Years Old He made 31 appearances in 2007–08, and was a key first team member until he ruptured his Achilles tendon in a pre-match warm-up in March.
A difficult injury that also required surgery, he was initially expected to be out of action until December 2008. … Read More
2009 27 Years Old He played 26 games in 2009–10, however manager Darren Ferguson did not offer him a new contract at the end of the season. … Read More
2010 28 Years Old He returned to action to post a total of 27 appearances in 2010–11. … Read More
2011 29 Years Old He did not play a competitive game for the "Magpies" at the start of the 2011–12 season, though he did play the second half of the club's 1–1 friendly draw with Juventus at the newly opened Juventus Stadium. … Read More


2012 30 Years Old 1 More Event
In May 2012 he was released by the club, along with 12 other players. … Read More
2013 31 Years Old He started the 2013–14 season on the bench, before returning to the first team on 7 September to help the Vale record their first clean sheet of the season against Carlisle United. … Read More
2015 33 Years Old He began working at a Southport law office in 2015. … Read More
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