BioWidely regarded as one of the best defenders to wear a Rebels shirt, Foran was quickly snapped up by Crewe Alexandria after just 33 appearances in a Slough shirt.
Mark Foran was once referred to as a "giant" by the then Peterborough United manager Barry Fry. The 6'4" defender featured briefly during footage of the video "Great Balls of Fire" hosted by Vinny Jones when Fry was heard to shout "We've got a giant, why don't you f****** use him!" at one of his players.
During an FA Cup tie, playing for then Division 3 Bristol Rovers against then Premiership Derby County he man marked Fabrizio Ravanelli, the former Italian international. Rovers won the tie 3–1 at Pride Park.
A five-game loan spell at Wycombe Wanderers in the mid 1990s saw Foran voted by supporters as the worst ever player to represent the club. He did however return to haunt those who had given him this unwanted tag when he scored a headed goal against them whilst playing for Peterborough United.
A compendium of injuries contributed to Foran's shortened career, suffering a broken leg while playing for Crewe reserves, inflicted by Liverpool's Karl-Heinz Riedle.
He drifted into semi-professional football in the early 2000s before retiring to pursue a career outside the game.
|First Appearance||Appearances||First Goal||Goals|
|22-08-1992 vs Kettering Town||33||15-09-1992 vs Corinthian Casuals||5|
|02-02-1993||Slough Town||1-1||Bath City||League||Match report|
|30-01-1993||Sutton United||3-1||Slough Town||FA Trophy||Match report|
|26-01-1993||Slough Town||3-1||Farnborough Town||League||Match report|
|23-01-1993||Slough Town||3-1||Kidderminster Harriers||League||Match report|
|02-01-1993||Slough Town||0-1||Woking||League||Match report|
|26-12-1992||Slough Town||2-1||Merthyr Tydfil||League||Match report|
|19-12-1992||Telford Utd||1-1||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|12-12-1992||Slough Town||2-1||Macclesfield Town||League||Match report|
|05-12-1992||Kidderminster Harriers||1-1||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|28-11-1992||Slough Town||3-1||Bromley||FA Trophy||Match report|
|21-11-1992||Macclesfield Town||1-2||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|14-11-1992||Colchester Utd||4-0||Slough Town||FA Cup||Match report|
|10-11-1992||Slough Town||4-2||Welling United||League||Match report|
|07-11-1992||Stalybridge Celtic||0-0||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|03-11-1992||Kettering Town||5-0||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|31-10-1992||Slough Town||3-0||Boston Utd||League||Match report|
|24-10-1992||Ashford Town (Middx)||1-2||Slough Town||FA Cup||Match report|
|17-10-1992||Runcorn||0-3||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|13-10-1992||Slough Town||3-0||Yeovil Town||League||Match report|
|10-10-1992||Slough Town||2-1||Yeading||FA Cup||Match report|
|06-10-1992||Welling United||2-1||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|03-10-1992||Slough Town||1-3||Bromsgrove Rovers||League||Match report|
|26-09-1992||Metropolitan Police||0-1||Slough Town||FA Cup||Match report|
|22-09-1992||Slough Town||2-2||Yeovil Town||Drinkwise Trophy||Match report|
|19-09-1992||Slough Town||2-0||Telford Utd||League||Match report|
|15-09-1992||Slough Town||4-3||Corinthian Casuals||FA Cup||Match report|
|12-09-1992||Corinthian Casuals||1-1||Slough Town||FA Cup||Match report|
|08-09-1992||Yeovil Town||2-0||Slough Town||Drinkwise Trophy||Match report|
|05-09-1992||Slough Town||1-4||Altrincham||League||Match report|
|31-08-1992||Slough Town||2-0||Dagenham & R.||League||Match report|
|29-08-1992||Northwich Victoria||0-1||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|25-08-1992||Bath City||0-1||Slough Town||League||Match report|
|22-08-1992||Slough Town||3-0||Kettering Town||League||Match report|
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