|Surname||Dalian Robert Atkinson|
|birthday||March 21, 1968|
|place of birth||Shrewsbury , England|
|date of death||15th August 2016|
|Place of death||Telford , England|
|Years||station||Games (goals) 1|
|1985-1989||Ipswich Town||60 (18)|
|1989-1990||Sheffield Wednesday||38 (10)|
|1990-1991||Real Sociedad||29 (12)|
|1991-1995||Aston Villa||85 (22)|
|1991-1995||Fenerbahçe Istanbul||21 (10)|
|1996||→ FC Metz (loan)||0(0)|
|1997||→ Manchester City (loan)||8(2)|
|2001||Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors||4(0)|
|1 Only league games are given.|
Dalian Atkinson's first professional club was Ipswich Town , where he played from 1985 to 1989 and moved to Sheffield Wednesday for a transfer fee of £ 450,000 . After a year he moved to Spain to Real Sociedad San Sebastián for a transfer fee of 1.7 million GBP . He stayed there for only one year and went to Aston Villa and back to England for £ 1.6m in 1991 . In the newly established Premier League he scored the first goal for the club from Birmingham and scored the goal of the year in the game against Wimbledon FC .
After four years in Birmingham, he moved on to Fenerbahçe Istanbul , where he could not gain a foothold. Short-term loans and stints at clubs in Saudi Arabia and South Korea followed.
Atkinson died in August 2016 by a Taser -Use police after he allegedly choked his father.
- rsssf.com: England - International Results B-Team - Details , accessed October 22, 2017
- Dalian Atkinson in the database of barryhugmansfootballers.com (English). Retrieved August 16, 2020.
- Milestone moments in run to 1,000 Premier League goals. (No longer available online.) In: review.avfc.co.uk. July 17, 2012, archived from the original on August 27, 2016 ; Retrieved October 19, 2016 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- minute of silence - Dalian Atinson . In: 11 friends . No. 179 , 2016, ISSN 1860-0255 , p. 112 .
- In Memory of Dalian Atkinson: A Lifter For Eternity. In: 11freunde.de. August 15, 2016. Retrieved October 19, 2016 .
- Dalian Atkinson: British ex-soccer star died after a police operation with a stun gun. In: tagesspiegel.de . August 15, 2016. Retrieved October 19, 2016 .
- Ex-Aston Villa player Dalian Atkinson tasered and died. In: sport1.de. August 16, 2016. Retrieved October 19, 2016 .
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Atkinson, Dalian Robert (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||English soccer player|
|DATE OF BIRTH||March 21, 1968|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Shrewsbury , UK|
|DATE OF DEATH||15th August 2016|
|Place of death||Telford , UK|