Martin Phillips

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Martin Phillips (born 13 March 1976) is an English former professional footballer. During his career he played for Plymouth, Portsmouth, Bristol Rovers, Exeter, Scunthorpe and Manchester City.[1]

Illness[edit | edit source]

In May 2007 it was reported that Martin Phillips was forced to retire from football at the age of 31 due to a diagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome.[2][3]</ref>[4]

Articles and interviews[edit | edit source]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. BBC News, Torquay's Phillips hangs up boots
  2. Greens on Screen - Martin Phillips
  3. "Torquay's Phillips hangs up boots". BBC News. May 17, 2007. Torquay midfielder Martin Phillips has announced his retirement from professional football.
    He has been suffering from chronic fatigue syndrome, the same illness which resulted in Charlton forward Andy Hunt retiring recently
  4. Plymouth Herald, Paul Sturrock's Division Three champions: where are they now?