Mark Phillips is a central defender who joined Southend United on a free transfer in July 2010. However, he endured a frustrating season for the Shrimpers in 2010-11, missing long periods as a result of being sidelined by a string of injuries and undergoing a hernia operation. Mark began his career with Millwall where he spent eight seasons before crossing London to sign for Brentford in August 2008. He helped the Bees win the League Two title in 2008-09 but lost his place through injury the following season.
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Real Madrid won the European Cup for the 11th time with a penalty shoot-out win over city rivals Atletico at the San Siro following a 1-1 draw.
Manchester United's teenage striker Marcus Rashford scored on his senior England debut against Australia at the Stadium of Light.
Real Madrid take on neighbours Atletico in the Champions League final on Saturday night.
Real Madrid face neighbours Atletico in the Champions League final on Saturday looking to secure their 11th European crown.
Manchester United sacked Louis van Gaal as manager this week, with the team's style of play under the Dutchman reportedly key to the decision.