George Stanger Joins the Honest Men

Tuesday 06 June 2023

George Stanger Joins the Honest Men

Ayr United are delighted to announce the signing of defender, George Stanger!

He joins the Honest Men on a 2-year deal following the expiry of his contract at Alloa.

Club career

Stanger began his career with Stirling Albion before joining Hamilton Academical in January 2018 and being loaned back to Stirling Albion for the remainder of the season.

He also had loans spells at East Kilbride and Forfar before being released by Hamilton in October 2021. Stanger then signed for University of Stirling in the Lowland Football League before going on loan to Dumbarton in February 2022. He scored his first goal in senior football for Dumbarton in a 3-2 defeat to Airdrieonians in April 2022.

He left Dumbarton at the end of the season and joined Alloa in July 2022.

Stanger now makes the switch to Somerset Park and is eager to get started!

International career

Stanger represented New Zealand at the 2019 FIFA U20 World Cup and in June 2021 he was called up to New Zealand's squad for the delayed 2020 Summer Olympics.