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Carl Jenkinson

Arsenal FC

1 appearance, 0 goals
P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 2: A 4
*(actual F 2: A 1)
0% successful


disciplined: none
minutes played:


  Carl Daniel Jenkinson (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Birth 8 February 1992 in Harlow, Essex [registered in Harlow, February 1992].
Attended Devanant Foundation School.


Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2012] & FindMyPast.com

Playing Career

Jenkinson signed as a trainee at Charlton Athletic FC, signing professionally on 1 February 2010. Previous to that, he was loaned to Conference side Welling United FC a month previous. He was then loaned out again the following season in November 2010 to Eastbourne Borough FC, he was recalled after four conference appearances. He went onto play a handful of games for Charlton before securing a dream move to Arsenal FC, the club he supported as a boy, he signed on 8 June 2011 for £1.2 million. He was sent off against Manchester United FC in his second Premier League appearance. On 31 July 2014, Jenkinson joined West Ham United FC on a season-long loan deal. Then, on 14 July 2015, he signed with the Hammers on another season-long loan. Joined Birmingham City FC on loan on 21 August 2017, where a dislocated shoulder curtailed his appearances. He returned to Arsenal FC for the 2018-19 season, and then sold him to Nottingham Forest FC on 7 August 2019 for £2 million. After failing to hold down a place, he was told he could leave in the 2021 summer, but it was not until 19 January 2022 that he left Forest, to join Australian league side, Melbourne City FC, on loan until the end of the season. He scored on his A-League debut on 23 January, making twenty+two appearances and scoring two goals. He signed with rivals, Newcastle Jets FC in the August, making 24+two appearances with one red card, up until 27 April 2024.

League honours
93+25 appearances, 3 goals
three red cards
Charlton Athletic FC 2010-11 seven+one appearances
debut (league one): (sub) 15 February 2011 Hartlepool United 2 Charlton Athletic FC 1.
Arsenal FC 2011-19 29+twelve appearances, one goal
debut: 20 August 2011 Arsenal FC 0 Liverpool FC 2.
West Ham United FC 2014-16 loan 42+ten appearances, two goals
debut: (sub) 15 September 2014 Hull City AFC 2 West Ham United FC 2.
Birmibgham City FC 2017-18 loan seven appearances
debut (championship): 26 August 2017 Birmingham City FC 0 Reading FC 2.
Nottingham Forest FC 2019-20 eight+two appearances
debut (championship): 21 August 2019 Charlton Athletic FC 1 Nottingham Forest FC 1.
Club honours Premier League third place 2011-12 (9 apps), fourth place 2012-13 (14), 2013-14 (14);
FA Cup winners
2013-14 (3), 2016-17 (0);
Individual honours A-League Club Championship winners 2021-22;
A-League Premiership Champions
2021-22; A-League Grand Final runners-up 2022;
Distinctions None
Height/Weight 6' 1", 12st. 1lbs [2012].


Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2010] & ENFA

England Career

Player number 1193rd player to appear for England (He entered the field of play twelve seconds after Shawcross)
Position(s) Right-back
Only match No. 915, 14 November 2012, Sweden 4 England 2, a Stadium inauguration match at Nationalarenan Friends Arena, Solna kommun, Stockholm län, substitute (74:15) aged 20 years 280 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours Finland U21 (one appearance), Finland U19 (three appearances, one goal), England U21 (four appearances, 2013), England U17 (one appearance, 2008)
Distinctions Jenkinson's mother is Finnish, and Carl himself has represented Finland and England at Youth level, requiring FIFA clearance to receive his only England call-up.


The Numbers
Squads Apps comp. apps starts sub unused minutes Goals
1 1 0 1 1
0 15 0 none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.
1 0 0 1 2 4 -2 0 0 2.00 4.00 0.00 -1

Match Record

Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
Away - White -
Friendly match
1 0 0 1 2 4 -2 0 0 2.00 4.00 0.00 -1

Match History
 Club: Arsenal F.C. - one full appearance (15 min)

manager: Roy Hodgson - one full appearance (15 min)x

Age 20
1 915 14 November 2012 - Sweden 4 England 2
Nationalarenan Friends Arena, Solna
Fr AL (1-2) 75 12