David Hillier
David Hillier

David Hillier

England U21 midfielder David Hillier featured in Arsenal's 1990/91 League Championship success.

A former trainee at Highbury, he captained the Gunners' 1988 FA Youth Cup final triumph and helped win the Football Combination title in 1989/90.


Name David Hillier
Arsenal Career 1985 - 1996
Position: Midfielder
Appearances 143 (113 starts, 30 as a sub)
Goals 2

He was unlucky to miss the 1993 FA Cup and Coca-Cola Cup and 1994 ECWC Final successes through injury but played in the 1995 ECWC Final.

Scoring twice in 104 League games for Arsenal before being sold to Portsmouth for £250,000 in November 1996, he joined Bristol Rovers in February 1999 then played for Barnet and Clevedon. (With thanks to Leigh Edwards)