Mark Hateley Rangers autograph football shirt Champions League 96-97
Authentic Mark Hateley Rangers autograph football shirt Champions League 96-97. Signed replica retro shirt on the rear in black marker over #10. Shirt also has the champions league badges on the sleeve. Autograph obtained at a rare private signing session with Mark on the 28th August 2020.
Mark Wayne Hateley (born 7 November 1961), nicknamed Attila during his time in Milan, is an English former footballer who played as a centre forward. Hateley’s breakthrough season came at Second Division side Portsmouth; where he ended the 1983–84 season as the club’s top goal scorer. He then moved to A.C. Milan, and despite his time at the club affected by inconsistent performances and injuries, Mark’s fondly remembered for his winning goal against Inter Milan in 1984.
In 1987, Hateley signed for Monaco, winning the league in his first season at the Monegasque club. In 1990, he signed for Rangers. Also, in his five-year spell at the club, he was a part of a title winning squad in every season; and attained personal success in the 1993–94 season, as voted both the SFWA Footballer of the Year and the SPFA Players’ Player of the Year. As well as the league’s top goalscorer with twenty-two goals. He briefly rejoined the club in 1997; as there were no available forwards for the Old Firm match, but sent off on his second debut. In 1999, Hateley signed was named as part of Rangers‘ greatest ever team, and in 2003, inducted to Rangers’ Hall of Fame.
From 1984 to 1992, Hateley made thirty-two appearances for the English national team, scoring nine goals. He was a member of the squads for the 1986 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 1988.