Position: Left Back.
Date of Birth: 11/08/1979.
Seasons With Gateshead: 2000/01 - 2001/02 & 2005/06 Onward.
Paul Talbot first joined Gateshead back in the 2000/01 season replacing Chris Lynch at left back. 'Talla' signed originally from York City. Talbot started his career at Newcastle United.
Talbot left Gateshead during the 2001/02 season to sign for Burton Albion. After one season he moved to Queen of the South in Scotland and in 2005 he returned to Gateshead signing from Durham City.
On his return Talbot had the worst luck as injury struck and he broke his leg against Bradford Park Avenue in the FA Trophy but returned to full fitness in February 2006.