11 Jan Actuality TV star Mark Wright makes Crawley City debut in shock FA Cup win over Leeds United
Actuality TV star Mark Wright made his Crawley City debut of their shock 3-Zero victory in opposition to Leeds United within the FA Cup third spherical on Sunday.
Crawley shocked the Premier League aspect with three second-half targets from Nick Tsaroulla, Ashley Nadesan and Jordan Tannicliffe.
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Wright got here on as an alternative in stoppage time for the League Two membership as Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds have been dumped out of the cup.
Wright, 33, featured on the well-known UK present “The Solely Approach is Essex” and was an everyday for the primary three sequence.
Earlier than he turned a TV persona, Wright spent his youth profession at Premier League golf equipment West Ham United, Tottenham and Arsenal.
Speaking about his departure from Spurs, Wright told the BBC: “The day I bought launched from Tottenham, was one of many worst days of my life.
“I cried my eyes out, I realised I tousled. I did not need to face my household, I did not need to face my mates. I used to be embarrassed. I had all of it, 18, going to golf equipment and I simply thought, ‘It is performed.’
“I have been spolied, I performed for Arsenal, West Ham and Tottenham all of my life and by no means needed to suffered when it got here to football.”
Wright has since spent plenty of years enjoying non-league football earlier than League Two membership Crawley signed him on a non-contract foundation in December.