PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Lawrence Shankland

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Lawrence Shankland

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #6

Lawrence Shankland has been around in the Scottish leagues for a number of seasons, but it wasn’t until 2017 that the Scottish forward hit prolific goalscoring form.

Then a free agent, Shankland signed a short-term contract to play for Scottish League One club Ayr United in September 2017.

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PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Mehdi Abeid

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Mehdi Abeid

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #1

Mehdi Abeid is another former Tyneside young prospect, having joined in 2011 from Lens, who never quite reached the heights he was once predicted.

The Algerian international spent four years at St. James’ Park, managing just 13 senior league appearances for the club. In that time, he also spent time out on loan at St. Johnstone in Scotland and at Greek side Panathinaikos.

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