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Marlon Jackson

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Biography

Date of birth

06/12/1990

Height

188 cm

Signed

27/07/2016

Country

England

Quick, energetic and with great finishing ability, Marlon Jackson is a superb option up front. "Jacko" signed a one-year contract extension at the start of the 2017/18 season after a injury hampered season.

Starting his career at Bristol City, Marlon Jackson signed his first professional contract with The Robins and after five appearences and a total of six loans to other clubs Jackson eventually signed for Hereford United.

Five clubs later in his career, Marlon is now plying is trade here in South Wales. His hard work last season was rewarded with a contract extension by Michael Flynn before the start of the 2017/18 season. 

Unfourtunately the majority of the time at The Exiles has seen Marlon battling injury. The forward has suffered with hamstring, calf and shoulder injuries during his time at 'Port but that has not stopped the forward in helping and tutoring younger strikers and players at the club with the experience he has.

When fit and playing, Jackson causes the opposition problems to no end and is a powerhouse leading the line of attack with his skillful and deceptive playing style.

DID YOU KNOW? Marlon Jackson played for England C once against Bermuda in 2013, scoring a penalty in a 6-0 win for the Three Lions.

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