Kyle Vassell


Kyle Vassell vows to show Kilmarnock fans his best form

Kyle Vassell believes Kilmarnock fans will now see the best of him following a tough start to his time at Rugby Park. The 29-year-old striker joined the Ayrshire club from San Diego Loyal in the United States on January 1 on a deal until the end of the season. His...
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Kilmarnock sign striker Kyle Vassell until end of the season

Kyle Vassell has joined Kilmarnock until the end of the season, subject to receiving international clearance for his move from San Diego Loyal. The 29-year-old striker had spells at clubs such as Blackpool, Rotherham and Fleetwood before moving to the United States where he scored 14 goals in 29 matches.
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Kyle Vassell is lighting the fuse in San Diego

The sun shines very brightly over the San Diego horizon, but Kyle Vassell is shining even brighter right now. The English footballer is bringing the spark that the Loyal need. San Diego’s men’s soccer team is playing very well to start the 2022 USL Championship campaign. Through 10 matches for SD, the Loyal is in third place in the Western Conference with 20 points and a (+5) goal difference on the season. They have won six games with two losses and two draws. A huge reason for their success? Kyle Vassell.

Kyle Vassell added to USL Championship Team of the Week

USL Championship places another member of the Loyal on the Team of the Week. On Saturday, April 9, forward Kyle Vassell helped the Loyal earn a 4-1 victory over Charleston Battery and has now been named to the USL Championship Team of the Week for Week 5. Vassell nailed in...

San Diego Loyal sign Kyle Vassell

On January 17, the San Diego Loyal announced the signing of 28-year-old prolific Northern Irish striker Kyle Vassell from English League One side Cheltenham Town FC, pending league and federation approval. Vassell scored four goals in his last 22 appearances for his former club, with two coming in his 16...

Kyle Vassell fires Cheltenham to overdue victory against Accrington

Kyle Vassell’s first league goal for Cheltenham helped them sink Accrington 1-0 and end a three-game losing run. The striker followed up in the 79th minute after Will Boyle’s deft attempt was palmed away by Toby Savin. Cheltenham had threatened to make the breakthrough on several occasions, with Savin repelling...

Cheltenham striker Kyle Vassell faces late fitness test ahead of Oxford game

Cheltenham manager Michael Duff will check on Kyle Vassell ahead of his side’s home game against Oxford. Vassell’s workload continues to be managed after he missed pre-season and a late decision will be made on his availability. The Robins are still without their on-loan Stoke striker Christian Norton, who has...

Kyle Vassell in line to start for Cheltenham

Kyle Vassell could be handed a full league debut for Cheltenham against Ipswich. The former Peterborough and Fleetwood forward came on as a substitute in Saturday’s 3-1 home defeat by Wycombe. Boss Michael Duff has no injury issues and a full squad to choose from. Veteran forward Andy Williams should...

Kyle Vassell targeting full recovery from injury as Cheltenham host Wycombe

Kyle Vassell could complete his return from injury by landing a place in Cheltenham’s starting line-up for the visit of Wycombe. Vassell came off the bench to score in the midweek Carabao Cup win over Bristol Rovers although boss Michael Duff insists he will not be rushed. Defender Ben Tozer...

Alfie May and Kyle Vassell send Cheltenham through

Second-half goals from Alfie May and Kyle Vassell saw Cheltenham ease into the second round of the Carabao Cup with a 2-0 win over Bristol Rovers at the Memorial Stadium. The visitors’ superiority was rewarded on 58 minutes when Callum Wright turned smartly in midfield and sent an inch-perfect ball over the top for May, who controlled and finished the chance with class, lashing past James Belshaw from 10 yards.

Kyle Vassell and Wes Burns fire Fleetwood to victory over Shrewsbury

Kyle Vassell’s second goal of the season and a Wes Burns stunner helped Fleetwood to a comfortable 2-0 win over Shrewsbury. The Cod Army struck in both halves to make it back-to-back wins for the first time since November, and leave the hosts without a win in three. The mid-table...