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Born: 14 August 1952
Came from: Exeter City Went to: Torquay United
First game: 31 October 1979 Last game: 14 May 1983
Appearances: 185 (183/2) Goals: 49
Player of the Year in 1982, Sims was a hardworking centre-forward who won over the Argyle fans with his committed performances. His career began at Derby County and although he only played three times for the Rams, one of those appearances was as a substitute in the European Cup Semi-Final against Juventus. He had loan spells with Luton Town, Oxford United and Colchester United before joining Notts County in 1975. Three years later he was signed by Bobby Saxton for Exeter City and followed his manager to Home Park the following year. After four seasons with Argyle he moved to Torquay United before re-joining Exeter City, finally ending his professional career with a spell as player-manager back at Torquay. He went on to play for Saltash United and Waldon Athletic.
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APPEARANCE DETAILS [reselect competitions]
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