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Scott Carson

Charlton Athletic FC, Liverpool FC, Aston Villa FC, West Bromwich Albion FC, Bursaspor KD
4 appearances, 4 goals against

P 4 W 3 D 0 L 1 F 6: A 4
*(actual F 4: A 4)
75% successful

2005-12

disciplined:
none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Scott Paul Carson

(*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)

Born 3 September 1985 in Cleater Moor, Cumbria. [There is no birth registration for Carson]
Attended Ehenside School
Height/Weight 6'3", 13st 7lb. [2004]

Source

Barry J. Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2005].

Club Career

Club(s) As a Leeds United AFC trainee, Carson signed professionally on 5 September 2002.  After only two league starts, Carson signed for Liverpool FC on 21 January 2005 for £750,000, rising to £1 million.  Loaned to Sheffield Wednesday FC for part of the 2005-06 season for nine league appearances, and signed for a season-long loan at Charlton Athletic FC on 14 August 2006, another 36 league appearances followed.  Another season-long loan ensued as Carson joined Aston Villa FC on 10 August 2007 for 35 Premiership appearances.  Carson finally moved away from Anfield after only four league appearances, and joined West Bromwich Albion FC on 18 July 2008 for £3.25 million and would go on to complete 110 league appearances. On 1 July 2011, Carson was signed for Turkish club Bursaspor KD for an undisclosed fee and made 63 Turkish league appearances, he returned to England when he signed for Wigan Athletic FC on 4 July 2013 for £700,000. He played in thirteen Championship appearances in his first season.
Club honours UEFA Champions League winner 2004-05; UEFA Super Cup winner 2005; FA Community Shield runners-up 2013;
Individual honours Charlton Athletic Supporters Player of the Year 2006-07;
Distinctions None

Source

Barry J. Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2009].

England Career

Player number 1152nd player to appear for England. 105th goalkeeper to appear.
Position(s) Goalkeeper
First match No. 859, 16 November 2007, Austria 0 England 1, a friendly match, at Ernst-Happel Stadion, Wien, aged 22 years 74 days;
Last match No. 902, 15 November 2011, England 1 Sweden 0, a friendly match at The National Stadium, Wembley, London, substitute (ht), aged 26 years 73 days;
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 2006.
Team honours None
Individual honours England B (two appearances), England U21 (29 appearances), England U18 (two appearances).
Distinctions None

 

Scott Carson - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub
off
Mins. GA GA Av.
min
Comp GA Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av
Capt. Disc.
33 4 1 2 2 0 270 4 68 min 3 2 50% none none
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Scott Carson - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 1 0 1 3 3 =0 0 1 1.50 1.50 50.0 =0
Away 2 2 0 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 100.0 +2
All 4 3 0 1 6 4 +2 0 2 1.50 1.00 75.0 +2

 

Scott Carson - Match Record - By Shirt Colour
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Green - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Yellow - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All 4 3 0 1 6 4 +2 0 2 1.50 1.00 75.0 +2

 

Scott Carson - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
European Championship 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 00.0 -1
Friendly 3 3 0 0 4 1 +3 0 2 1.333 0.333 100.0 +3
All 4 3 0 1 6 4 +2 0 2 1.50 1.00 75.0 +2

 

Scott Carson - Match Record - Tournament Matches
European Championship Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECP 2006-08 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 00.0 -1
ECP All 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 00.0 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
EC 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 00.0 -1
All 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 00.0 -1

 

Scott Carson - Match History
 Club: Liverpool F.C. - 0 full caps

Coach: Sven-Göran Eriksson - 0 full capsx

Age 19
- 827 28 May 2005 - USA 1 England 2, Soldier Field, Chicago Fr AW unused sub 22
- 828 31 May 2005 - Colombia 2 England 3, Giants Stadium, East Rutherford Fr NW unused sub 20
Age 20
1 b 25 May 2006 - England B 1 Belarus 2, Madjeski Stadium, Reading Fr HW sub 53 22
Sven-Göran Eriksson had named a provisional 23-man England squad, with a five-man standby list that included Carson, on 8 May 2006. The Final Squad was announced on 15 May. Carson later replaced Rob Green in the main squad after he withdrew on 25 May, through injuring his groin.
- 836 30 May 2006 - England 3 Hungary 1, Old Trafford, Manchester Fr HW unused sub 22
- 837 3 June 2006 - England 6 Jamaica 0, Old Trafford, Manchester Fr HW unused sub 22
- 838 10 June 2006 - England 1 Paraguay 0, Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt WCF NW unused sub 22
- 839 15 June 2006 - England 2 Trinidad & Tobago 0, Frankenstadion, Nürnberg NW
- 840 20 June 2006 - Sweden 2 England 2, Rhein Energy Stadion, Köln ND
- 841 25 June 2006 - England 1 Ecuador 0, Gottlieb Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart NW
- 842 1 July 2006 - England 0 Portugal 0, Veltins Arena, Gelsenkirchen ND
 Club: Liverpool F.C., on loan to Charlton Athletic F.C. - 0 full caps

Coach: Steve McClaren - 2 full capsx

Age 21
- 850 24 March 2007 - Israel 0 England 0, The National Stadium, Ramat Gan ECP AD squad member
- 851 28 March 2007 - Andorra 0 England 3, Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys, Barcelona AW
2 b 25 May 2007 - England B 3 Albania 1, Turf Moor, Burnley Fr HW Start 1
- 852 1 June 2007 - England 1 Brazil 1, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HD unused sub 13
- 853 6 June 2007 - Estonia 0 England 3, A. Le Coq Arena, Tallinn ECP AW unused sub 13
 Club: Liverpool F.C., on loan to Aston Villa F.C. - 2 full caps  
- 854 22 August 2007 - England 1 Germany 2, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HL unused sub 22
Age 22
- 855 8 September 2007 - England 3 Israel 0, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HW squad member
- 856 12 September 2007 - England 3 Russia 0, The National Stadium, Wembley HW
- 857 13 October 2007 - England 3 Estonia 0, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HW squad member
- 858 17 October 2007 - Russia 2 England 1, Olimpiyskiy Kompleks Luzhniki Stadion, Moskva AL
1 859 16 November 2007 - Austria 0 England 1, Ernst-Happel Stadion, Wien Fr AW Start 1
2 860 21 November 2007 - England 2 Croatia 3, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HL Start 1
x

Coach: Fabio Capello - 2 full capsx

- 861 6 February 2008 - England 2 Switzerland 1, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW unused sub 12
- 862 26 March 2008 - France 1 England 0, Stade de France, Saint-Denis Fr AL injured squad member
 Club: West Bromwich Albion F.C. - 1 full cap  
Age 23
- 868 11 October 2008 - England 5 Kazakhstan 1, The National Stadium, Wembley WCP HW unused sub 12
- 869 15 October 2008 - Belarus 1 England 3, Dinamo Stadion, Minsk AW
3 870 19 November 2008 - Germany 1 England 2, Olympiastadion, Berlin Fr AW sub ht 12

0-1 when substituting

- 874 6 June 2009 - Kazakhstan 0 England 4, Ortalyk Tsentralnyi Stadium, Almaty WCP AW squad member
- 875 10 June 2009 - England 6 Andorra 0, The National Stadium, Wembley HW
Age 25
- 890 3 September 2010 - England 4 Bulgaria 0, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HW withdrawn squad member
- 891 7 September 2010 - Switzerland 1 England 3, Sankt-Jakob Park, Basel AW
- 895 26 March 2011 - Wales 0 England 2, Millennium Stadium, Cardiff ECP AW late squad member
- 896 29 March 2011 - England 1 Ghana 1, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HD unused sub 20
- 897 4 June 2011 - England 2 Switzerland 2, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HD squad member
 Club: Bursaspor K.D. - 1 full cap  
Age 26
- 900 7 October 2011 - Montenegro 2 England 2, Stadion Pod Goricom, Podgorica ECP AD unused sub 12
- 901 12 November 2011 - England 1 Spain 0, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW unused sub 12
4 902 15 November 2011 - England 1 Sweden 0, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW sub ht 12
1-0 when substituting
 

Coach: Stuart Pearce - 0 full capsx

- 903 29 February 2012 - England 2 Netherlands 3, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HL unused sub 21

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