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Lloyd Grist



UK: Cardiff City FC, Shrewsbury Town FC, Newport County FC, Port Talbot Town FC, Llanelli AFC, Wales National Team (U14-20).

USA/Canada: Holy Names University, Toronto Lynx, Toronto FC.



South Wales Academy, De Anza Force.

FA Level 1. 

FA Level 2.

NSCAA Advanced National Diploma.



Lloyd began his playing career at The Cardiff City Academy before joining Shrewsbury town FC, during his time here he represented the Wales youth National Team (U14-20).

With 5 Welsh Premier League (WPL) seasons under his belt for Port Talbot & Llanelli AFC, Lloyd made 6 appearances in the UEFA Europa League playing in Finland and Georgia, also playing in the Welsh Cup Final and making the WPL team of the year.

Whilst attending Holy Names University in Oakland CA, Lloyd was voted NAIA National Player of the Week. Later playing in the USL Premier Development League before signing a short-term contract with MLS side Toronto FC. 

Lloyd joined De Anza Force in 2013 turning down the chance to play for the inaugural USL Pro team, Sacramento Republic.