Ryan William Fulton (born 23 May 1996) is a professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Scottish Premiership club Hamilton Academical. Born in England, he is a youth international for Scotland.
Fulton playing for Chesterfield in 2016
|Full name||Ryan William Fulton|
|Date of birth||23 May 1996|
|Place of birth||Burnley, England|
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|2016||→ Portsmouth (loan)||12||(0)|
|2016–2017||→ Chesterfield (loan)||26||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:43, 21 June 2019 (UTC)|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 March 2019
Fulton was born in Burnley, Lancashire and has been at Liverpool since 2007, representing them at under-10 level and upwards. Towards the end of the 2013–14 season, he made progress into the Under-21 squad. He featured sporadically during the 2014–15 campaign but was a regular starter in the UEFA Youth League for under-19 teams.
He was first called up to the senior squad for their 2015 summer tour of Asia prior to the 2015–16 season. He was made Liverpool's third-choice keeper, behind Simon Mignolet and Ádám Bogdán, after fellow reserve shot stoppers Danny Ward and Lawrence Vigouroux were sent out on loan.
Loan to Portsmouth
On 22 January 2016, he was signed by Portsmouth on a one-month youth loan deal. He made his senior debut the following day in a 1–0 defeat to Oxford United, a game in which he saved a penalty from Liam Sercombe.
Loan to Chesterfield
On 18 July 2017, Fulton joined Hamilton Academical on a two-year deal.
- As of match played 18 May 2019
|Club||Season||League||National Cup||League Cup||Other||Total|
|Portsmouth (loan)||2015–16||League Two||12||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||13||0|
|Chesterfield (loan)||2016–17||League One||26||0||2||0||1||0||0||0||29||0|
|Hamilton Academical||2017-18||Scottish Premiership||6||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||7||0|
- "List of players under written contract registered between 01/12/2015 and 31/12/2015" (PDF). The Football Association. p. 2. Retrieved 2 December 2016.
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- Ryan Fulton at the Scottish Football Association
- "Games played by Ryan Fulton in 2015/2016". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
- "Games played by Ryan Fulton in 2016/2017". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 2 December 2016.
- "Games played by Ryan Fulton in 2017/2018". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 30 July 2017.
- "Games played by Ryan Fulton in 2018/2019". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
- "Games played by Ryan Fulton in 2019/2020". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 20 June 2019.