Date of birth
Kevin Ellison joined Newport County AFC ahead of the 2020-21 campaign, having spent pre-season in south Wales. The winger has enjoyed an extensive career and has spent time at a plethora of football clubs during his time as a professional. Ellison earned his Premier League debut for Leicester City, coming on as a substitute against Manchester United at Old Trafford in 2001. Chester City, Hull City and Tranmere Rovers are just a few clubs among the 15 Ellison has also represented. His most notable spell was at Morecambe, spending nine years at the club, where he made a total of 391 appearances and scored 88 goals for the Shrimpers, with six of them coming against the Exiles.
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Ellison played with manager Michael Flynn at Bradford City in 2011.
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