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Matthew Gilks

Goalkeeper

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Biography

Date of birth

04/06/1982

Height

185 cm

Signed

31/01/2019

Country

Scotland

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A former Scotland International and Football League Championship play-off winner, Gilks brings a wealth of experience to the Lincoln City setup.

The 36-year-old started his career with hometown club Rochdale before signing for Norwich City in 2007. After a brief spell with the Canaries, Gilks signed for Blackpool where he eventually won promotion to the Premier League via the play-offs.

He made over 182 league appearances for the side, with 18 of those coming in the Premier League.

In 2014, Gilks signed for Premier League side Burnley where he spent two seasons before departing for Scottish side Rangers.

After leaving Ibrox, Gilks signed for Wigan before becoming the number one at Scunthorpe United. The three-time Scotland international joined Lincoln on a free transfer on deadline day in January 2019.

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