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Marcus Bettinelli

Goalkeeper

Profile

  • Age: 23 years old (24 May 1992)
  • Place of Birth: Camberwell, England
  • Nationality: English
  • Height: 194cm
  • Weight: 81.6kg
  • Debut: 26 August 2014: Brentford 0-1 Fulham (Capital One Cup)
  • Previous Club(s): Dartford (loan), Accrington Stanley (loan)

Biography

Brave off his line and when taking crosses, Marcus Bettinelli has worked tirelessly on all aspects of his game. An excellent communicator too, the player’s voice is often one of the loudest out on the pitch.

In October 2012, Marcus was rewarded with a contract extension which tied him to the Club until June 2014. That same month, he agreed a loan at Conference Premier side Dartford where he quickly became first choice until his return to Fulham in March 2013, and he was called out on an emergency one-month loan to Accrington Stanley in August 2013 before the club extended it until the end of the season.

He was recalled by Fulham on Boxing Day 2013 following an injury to Maarten Stekelenburg and took his place on the substitutes' bench as the Whites won 2-1 at Norwich City.

Returned to Stanley where he continued to impress as the Lancashire outfit moved clear of the League Two relegation places. His form saw him named Accrington's Young Player of the Season.

Following the departures of David Stockdale and Maarten Stekelenburg - the latter on loan - in the summer of 2014, it became a straight battle between Marcus and fellow Academy graduate Jesse Joronen for the number one jersey.

Joronen was initially preferred but Bettinelli's performance in a Capital One Cup match at Brentford saw him keep his place. Until the arrival of Gabor Kiraly, that was.

But the appointment of Kit Symons as Manager saw Bettinelli reinstated between the sticks, and he went on to enjoy a superb season from a personal point of view. The fans agreed, too, as they voted him second in the Player of the Season poll, while he also won international recognition with England Under-21s.

His father, Vic, is Fulham’s Academy Goalkeeping Coach. 

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Opposition Result Minutes
Played
Goals
Scored
Cards
Shown
Passing
Accuracy
Norwich City
(Away) - 2 May 2015
L2 - 4 90' 61%
Middlesbrough
(Home) - 25 Apr 2015
W4 - 3 90' 46%
Blackpool
(Away) - 18 Apr 2015
W1 - 0 90' 29%
Rotherham United
(Home) - 15 Apr 2015
D1 - 1 90' 44%
Wigan Athletic
(Home) - 10 Apr 2015
D2 - 2 90' 48%
Charlton Athletic
(Away) - 7 Apr 2015
D1 - 1 90' 63%
Brentford
(Home) - 3 Apr 2015
L1 - 4 90' 40%
Huddersfield Town
(Away) - 21 Mar 2015
W2 - 0 90'
35%
Leeds United
(Home) - 18 Mar 2015
L0 - 3 90' 50%
Sheffield Wednesday
(Away) - 14 Mar 2015
D1 - 1 90' 53%
A.F.C. Bournemouth
(Home) - 6 Mar 2015
L1 - 5 90' 38%
Watford
(Away) - 3 Mar 2015
L0 - 1 90' 62%
Derby County
(Home) - 28 Feb 2015
W2 - 0 90' 30%
Wolverhampton Wanderers
(Away) - 24 Feb 2015
L0 - 3 90' 47%
Millwall
(Away) - 21 Feb 2015
D0 - 0 90' 43%
Ipswich Town
(Home) - 14 Feb 2015
L1 - 2 90' 33%
Bolton Wanderers
(Away) - 10 Feb 2015
L1 - 3 90' 38%
Birmingham City
(Home) - 7 Feb 2015
D1 - 1 90' 79%
Sunderland
(Home) - 3 Feb 2015
L1 - 3 90' -
Blackburn Rovers
(Away) - 31 Jan 2015
L1 - 2 90' 59%
Sunderland
(Away) - 24 Jan 2015
D0 - 0 90' -
Nottingham Forest
(Home) - 21 Jan 2015
W3 - 2 90' 26%
Reading
(Home) - 17 Jan 2015
W2 - 1 90' 41%
Wolverhampton Wanderers
(Away) - 13 Jan 2015
W3 - 3
(Pens: 5-3)
120' -
Cardiff City
(Away) - 10 Jan 2015
L0 - 1 90' 37%
Wolverhampton Wanderers
(Home) - 3 Jan 2015
D0 - 0 90' -
Brighton and Hove Albion
(Home) - 29 Dec 2014
L0 - 2 90' 58%
A.F.C. Bournemouth
(Away) - 26 Dec 2014
L0 - 2 90' 39%
Sheffield Wednesday
(Home) - 20 Dec 2014
W4 - 0 90' 32%
Watford
(Home) - 5 Dec 2014
L0 - 5 18'
20%
Brighton and Hove Albion
(Away) - 29 Nov 2014
W2 - 1 90' 52%
Brentford
(Away) - 21 Nov 2014
L1 - 2 90' 42%
Huddersfield Town
(Home) - 8 Nov 2014
W3 - 1 90' 21%
Blackpool
(Home) - 5 Nov 2014
D2 - 2 90' 58%
Wigan Athletic
(Away) - 1 Nov 2014
D3 - 3 90' 25%
Charlton Athletic
(Home) - 24 Oct 2014
W3 - 0 90' 44%
Rotherham United
(Away) - 21 Oct 2014
D3 - 3 90'
21%
Norwich City
(Home) - 18 Oct 2014
W1 - 0 90' 39%
Middlesbrough
(Away) - 4 Oct 2014
L0 - 2 90' 76%
Bolton Wanderers
(Home) - 1 Oct 2014
W4 - 0 90' 32%
Birmingham City
(Away) - 27 Sep 2014
W2 - 1 90' 50%
Doncaster Rovers
(Home) - 23 Sep 2014
W2 - 1 90'
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Blackburn Rovers
(Home) - 20 Sep 2014
L0 - 1 90' 26%
Cardiff City
(Home) - 30 Aug 2014
D1 - 1 90' 41%
Brentford
(Away) - 26 Aug 2014
W1 - 0 90' -
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