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As a booking agent for Paul Merson we can help you book Paul Merson to engage your guests with his footballing knowledge. Paul Merson is a former professional football player and manager who has gone on to become a television pundit. Paul Merson played for the England team in both the 1998 FIFA World Cup and 1992 UEFA European Championship.
Born in North West London, Paul Merson’s first steps into the world of professional football came when he joined Arsenal as an apprentice in 1984. His debut came against Manchester City in 1986, where his skill on the field quickly established him as a solid member of the team and he earned his place in the successful Arsenal side that stormed its way through the late 1980’s. In the 1988-89 season Paul Merson was voted as PFA Young Player of the Year. He continued to carve a name out for himself as he helped Arsenal win trophies, achieved the highest goalscoring season of his career and contributed to Arsenal reaching the Cup Winner’s Cup final for the second consecutive season. After playing 423 times and scoring 99 goals overall for Arsenal, Paul Merson signed with Middlesbrough in 1997.