9. Grant HOLT

PUBLISHED: 14:11 02 November 2010 | UPDATED: 11:33 08 April 2011

Grant Holt

Grant Holt

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Signed from Shrewsbury this energetic and ever-willing striker became the first Canary to score 30 goals in a season since Ron Davies in 1964.

Position: Striker
Age: 29
Born: Carlisle (4 April, 1981)
Height: 6ft.
Weight: 12st, 6lbs.
Date signed: 24 July, 2009
Signed from: Shrewsbury Town, undisclosed fee (believed to be 500,000)
Contract: June 2014
City debut: v Col Utd H (8 August, 2009)
Former clubs: Halifax Town, Barrow, Sheffield Wednesday, Rochdale, Nottingham Forest, Blackpool (loan), Shrewsbury Town

Season 2009/10 apps: 44 Goals: 30
Norwich City apps: 44 Goals: 30

Career:
Halifax Town (99-01): 2 starts, plus 6 as sub, 1 goal.
Barrow (01-03): 4 starts, 1 goal.
Sheff Wed (03-04): 15 starts, plus 15 as sub, 4 goals.
Rochdale (04-06): 83 starts, 42 goals.
Nottm Forest (06-08): 83 starts, plus 26 as sub, 24 goals.
Blackpool (loan, 08): 0 starts, plus 4 as sub, 0 goals.
Shrewsbury (08-09): 51 starts, 28 goals.
Total: 238 starts, plus 51 as sub, 100 goals.

Strong in the air, the clubs 2009-10 Player of the Season leads the line superbly with an enormous appetite for hard work.

Grant's contribution, as player and captain, to Norwich's season was immense and City fans will be hoping he can continue his scoring form.

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