3rd March 1966
Martin Butler played for Exeter City in 1987 when on loan with York City. He had similar spells with Aldershot and Carlisle before a brief stint with Scunthorpe.Starting as an apprentice with York City, he signed a full contract in October 1984 and went on to make 65 league appearances (25 as substitute) and scored nine goals. After a loan to Aldershot in December 1985, he joined Exeter City on a similar basis in February 1987.
His made a goalscoring debut for the Grecians was against Wrexham and featured in the following three matches against Southend, Preston and Burnley before returning to York.
He subsequently had a short loan spell with Carlisle United ahead of leaving York for Scunthorpe United on a free transfer in August 1989. His stay in Lincolnshire was a short one and he soon moved into non-league football with Macclesfield Town, Scarborough and North Ferriby United.
Exeter City league games only