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Andros Townsend

Tottenham Hotspur FC, Newcastle United FC, Crystal Palace FC

13 appearances, 3 goals (1 on his debut)
 
P 13 W 7 D 4 L 2 F 24: A 10
*(actual F 9: A 6)
69% successful

2013-16

disciplined: none
captain:
none
minutes played:
519

Timeline

  Andros Darryl Townsend

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

Birth 16 July 1991 at Whipp's Cross Hospital, Leytonstone, London [registered in Waltham Forest, August 1991]
Brought up in Chingford.

Source

Glenda & Jack Rollin's Sky Sport's Yearbook [2011] &

Playing Career


Club(s)
Joined Tottenham Hotspur FC as a nine-year old and worked through the club's youth system. From 19 March 2009, he spent his early career on loan at a variety of lower league clubs, gaining that vital first team experience. Firstly, at Yeovil Town FC. He then went to Leyton Orient FC on 5 August 2009. Milton Keynes Dons FC followed on 14 January 2010. On 13 August 2010, Townsend went to Ipswich Town FC. He joined Watford FC on 20 January 2011 and Millwall FC on 7 March 2011. He returned to Spurs and aided their 2011-12 Europa Cup campaign. But was soon on the road again. Leeds United AFC from 1 January 2012. Birmingham City FC were next on 24 February 2012. From 31 January 2013, he was at Queen's Park Rangers FC. After become a fringe player back at Spurs, on 27 January 2016, Townsend signed for Steve McClaren's Newcastle United FC for £12 million transfer fee. Unfortunately, Townsend's transfer was not enough to save McClaren's job or Newcastle United's Premier League status, as they endured relegation. Townsend then signed for Crystal Palace FC for £13 million on 1 July 2016.

League honours
236+64 appearances, 31 goals
one red card
Yeovil Town FC 2009 loan ten appearances, one goal
debut (league one): 21 March 2009 Yeovil Town FC 0 Milton Keynes Dons FC 0.
Leyton Orient FC
2009 loan seventeen+five appearances, two goals
debut (league one): (sub) 15 August 2009 Leyton Orient FC 1 Oldham Athletic AFC 2.
Milton Keynes Dons FC
2010 loan eight+one appearances, one goal
debut (league one): (sub) 16 January 2010 Hartlepool United FC 0 Milton Keynes Dons FC 5.
Ipswich Town FC
2010 loan eleven+two appearances, one goal
debut (championship): 14 August 1010 Ipswich Town FC 1 Burnley FC 1.
Watford FC
2011 loan two+one appearances
debut (championship): 22 January 2011 Cardiff City FC 4 Watford FC 2.
Millwall FC 2011 loan eleven appearances, two goals
debut (championship): 8 March 2011 Millwall FC 2 Queen's Park Rangers FC 0.
Leeds United AFC
2012 loan five+one appearances, one goal
debut (championhsip): 2 January 2012 Leeds United FC 2 Burnley FC 1.
Birmingham City FC
2012 loan eleven+four appearances
debut (championship): 25 February 2012 Birmingham City FC 1 Nottingham Forest FC 2.
Tottenham Hotspur FC 2012-16 22+28 appearances, three goals
debut: (sub) 16 September 2012 Reading FC 1 Tottenham Hotspur FC 3.
Queen's Park Rangers FC 2013 loan twelve appearances, two goals
debut: 2 February 2013 Queen's Park Rangers FC 0 Norwich City FC 0.
Newcastle United FC 2016 twelve+one appearances, four goals
debut: 3 February 2016 Everton FC 3 Newcastle United FC 0.
Crystal Palace FC 2016-20 115+21 appearances, thirteen goals
debut: 13 August 2011 Crystal Palace FC West Bromwich Albion FC 1.

Club honours
Football League Championship fourth place & play-off semi-finalist (15 apps);
Football League Cup
runners-up 2014-15;
FA Premier League third place 2015-16 (3)
FA Cup best quarter-finals 2018-19 (4);
Individual honours None
Distinctions None
Height/Weight 6' 0" 12st 0lbs [2011].

Source

Barry J. Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2010] & ENFA.

England Career

Player number 1197th player to appear for England
Position(s) Midfielder
First match No. 924, 11 October 2013, England 4 Montenegro 1, a World Cup qualification match match at The National Stadium, Wembley, London, substituted (79:18), aged 22 years 87 days. (77:31).
Last match No. 964, 15 November 2016, England 2 Spain 2, a friendly match at The National Stadium, Wembley, London, substitute (64:56), aged 25 years 122 days.
Major tournaments European Championship Finals 2016 (provisional);
Team honours UEFA Under-19 Championships runners-up 2009;
Individual honours England U21 (three appearances, 2012-13), England U19 (six appearances, 2009-10), England U17 (six appearances, 2007-08), England U16 (three appearances, 2006-07).
Distinctions None


The Numbers
Squads Apps comp. apps starts sub unused minutes Goals goals ave.min comp. goals captain
13 13 6 4 ▲9
▼3
10 519 3 173 min 2 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.
P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
13 7 4 2 23 10 +13 4 6 1.769 0.769 69.2 +5

Venue Record

Venue P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 8 5 1 2 16 7 +9 2 3 2.00 0.875 68.8 +3
Away 5 2 3 0 6 3 +3 2 3 1.20 0.60 70.0 +2

Shirt Record

Colour P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White 10 5 3 2 18 7 +11 3 5 1.80 0.70 65.0 +3
Red 3 2 1 0 5 3 +2 1 1 1.667 1.00 83.3 +2

Competition Record

Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 1 2 2.00 0.333 83.3 +2
WCF - - - - - - - - - - - - -
World Cup 3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 1 2 2.00 0.333 83.3 +2

ECP

3 3 0 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 100.0 +3
ECF - - - - - - - - - - - - -
European Championship 3 3 0 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 100.0 +3
Friendly 7 2 3 2 6 7 -1 3 2 0.857 1.00 50.0 =0

Tournament Record

World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 2012-14 2 2 0 0 6 1 +5 0 1 3.00 0.50 100.0 +2
WCP 2016-18 1 0 1 0 0 0 =0 1 1 0.00 0.00 50.0 =0
WCP All 3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 1 2 2.00 0.333 83.3 +2
European Championship Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECP 2014-16 3 3 0 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 100.0 +3
ECP All 3 3 0 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 100.0 +3

All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 1 2 2.00 0.333 83.3 +2
EC 3 3 0 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 100.0 +3
6 5 1 0 13 3 +10 1 4 2.167 0.50 91.7 +5

Match History

 Club: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - ten full appearances (452 min)

manager: Roy Hodgson - eleven full appearances (466 min)x


Age 22
922 6 September 2013 - England 4 Moldova 0, The National Stadium, Wembley WCP HW unused sub 22
923 10 September 2013 - Ukraine 0 England 0, Natsional´nyî Sportyvnyĭ Kompleks, Kyiv AD 22
1 924 11 October 2013 - England 4 Montenegro 1, The National Stadium, Wembley (substituted @ 3-1) WCP HW Start 78
80
7
2 925 15 October 2013 - England 2 Poland 0, The National Stadium, Wembley (substituted @ 1-0) HW Start 86 7
3 926 15 November 2013 - England 0 Chile 2, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HL sub 57 20
4 927 19 November 2013 - England 0 Germany 1, The National Stadium, Wembley HL Start 11
5 928 5 March 2014 - England 1 Denmark 0, The National Stadium, Wembley(substituting @ 1-0) Fr HW sub 86 25
 

Age 23
935 3 September 2014 - England 1 Norway 0, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW unused sub 18
936 8 September 2014 - Switzerland 0 England 2, Sankt-Jakob Park, Basel ECP AW 18
6 937 9 October 2014 - England 5 San Marino 0, The National Stadium, Wembley(substituting @ 3-0) ECP HW sub 66 72 19
938 12 October 2014 - Estonia 0 England 1, A. Le Coq Arena, Tallinn AW unused sub 18
939 15 November 2014 - England 3 Slovenia 1, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HW withdrawn

squad
member
940 18 November 2014 - Scotland 1 England 3, Celtic Park, Glasgow Fr AW
941 27 March 2015 - England 4 Lithuania 0, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HW unused sub 17
7 942 31 March 2015 - Italy 1 England 1, Juventus Stadium, Torino (substituting @ 1-0) Fr AD sub 70 79 19
8 943 7 June 2015 - Republic of Ireland 0 England 0, The Aviva Stadium, Dublin(substituting @ 0-0) Fr AD sub 66 17
9 944 14 June 2015 - Slovenia 2 England 3, Stadion Stožice, Ljubljana (substituted @ 1-2) ECP AW Start 74 11
 

Age 24
947 9 October 2015 - England 2 Estonia 0, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HW unused sub 17
10 948 12 October 2015 - Lithuania 0 England 3, LFF stadionas, Vilnius (substituting @ 0-3) AW sub 73 17
 

 Club: Newcastle United F.C. - one full appearances (14 min)  

953 22 May 2016 - England 2 Turkey 1, Etihad Stadium, Manchester Fr HW unused sub 17
11 954 29 May 2016 - England 2 Australia 1, Stadium of Light, Sunderland (substituting @ 2-0) HW sub 76 17
955 2 June 2016 - England 1 Portugal 0, The National Stadium, Wembley HW withdrawn
squad member
 
An initial 26 players were selected by Roy Hodgson on May 16 for three warm-up games. On the squad submission deadline on May 31, Townsend was one of two players who had been ommited.

 Club: Crystal Palace F.C. - two full appearances (53 min)

manager: Gareth Southgate - two full appearances (53 min)x


Age 25
961 8 October 2016 - England 2 Malta 0, The National Stadium, Wembley WCP HW unused sub 21
12 962 11 October 2016 - Slovenia 0 England 0, Stadion Stožice, Ljubljana (substituting @ 0-0) AD sub 62 21
963 11 November 2016 - England 3 Scotland 0, The National Stadium, Wembley WCP HW unused sub 17
13 964 15 November 2016 - England 2 Spain 2, The National Stadium, Wembley (substituting @ 2-0) Fr HD sub 65 17
 

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