IAN CRANSON



Dob: 02-07-1964

Pob: Easington, Co. Durham, GB

Position: Central Defender

Era: Professional

Club Appearance Record

SeasonTot AppsTot Goals
1979-80 0 0
1980-81 0 0
1981-82 0 0
1982-83 0 0
1983-84 8 0
1984-85 30(2) 1
1985-86 52 1
1986-87 38(1) 2
1987-88 35 1
TOTALS 163(3) 5

Career Appearance Record

ClubDate SignedDate LeftFee
Ipswich Town July 1982 March 1988 Youth Team
Sheffield Wednesday March 1988 July 1989 £450,000
Stoke City July 1989 November 1996 £450,000

(2) Comments

  • Have good memories of Ian Cranson (and his iconic headband). Very solid player. Was pretty good in goal too should the need arise, and donned the gloves a few times mid-game as I recall!!

  • Won the Autoglass Trophy with Stoke City in 1992 and and 4 supporters awards.

    Retired with a knee injury in November 1996.

    Joined Stoke`s Centre of Excellence in 1998.

    Coach at Academy U-19 level rising to assistant academy director May 2003.

Contract Info

  • Ian Cranson joined Ipswich Town - Some Time During In The 1979 / 80 Season - As A Apprentice

    He signed a Professional Contract with Ipswich Town in July 1982 - The Professional Contract Period Is Unknown.

    He joined Sheffield Wednesday from Ipswich Town in March 1988 - For A Fee Of £450,000 + The Contract Period Is Unknown.

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