Andy Monkhouse

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Andy Monkhouse
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Personal information
Full name Andrew William Monkhouse
Date of birth (1980-10-23) 23 October 1980 (age 34)
Place of birth Leeds, England
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Playing position Midfielder/Striker
Club information
Current team
Bristol Rovers
Number 23
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–2006 Rotherham United 128 (9)
2006–2007 Swindon Town 10 (2)
2006–2007 Hartlepool United (loan) 8 (3)
2007–2014 Hartlepool United 290 (44)
2014– Bristol Rovers 21 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:50, 29 December 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Andrew William "Andy" Monkhouse (born 23 October 1980) is an English footballer who is currently playing for Bristol Rovers as a winger.

Career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Born in Leeds, West Yorkshire, Monkhouse began his career with Rotherham United as a trainee before rising to the senior ranks at the age of 18 and scored on his debut in a 3–0 win against Hartlepool United.

After 128 league outings for Rotherham and a couple of long-term injuries. Monkhouse became Dennis Wise's first signing as manager of Swindon Town on 22 June 2006, signing a one-year contract

Hartlepool United[edit]

Monkhouse's time at Swindon was interrupted by injury and he was loaned to Hartlepool United. Following a successful loan spell, a deal was then agreed between Swindon and Hartlepool United on 10 January 2007. Remarkably, the first time he was on the losing side in a league match in 2006–07 was in United's defeat against Barnet on 7 April 2007.

Monkhouse was named in the PFA League Two Team of the Year for the 2006–07 season[1] after Hartlepool went on to finish 2nd to secure promotion to League One.

After playing in a 1–0 win against Sheffield United in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy in October 2013, Monkhouse made his 300th appearance for Hartlepool in all competitions which made him only one of 16 Pools players to do so.[2]

Bristol Rovers[edit]

On 21 July 2014, Monkhouse signed for Bristol Rovers after being released by Hartlepool United.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 30 November 2013.[3]
Club Season League[A] FA Cup League Cup Other[B] Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Rotherham United
1998–99
Division 3 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 7 1
1999–00 Division 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000–01 Division 2 12 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 15 1
2001–02 Division 1 38 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 41 2
2002–03 Division 1 20 0 0 0 4 3 0 0 24 3
2003–04 Division 1 27 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 30 3
2004–05 Championship 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 14 2
2005–06 League One 12 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 15 1
Swindon Town
2006–07
League Two 10 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 11 1
Hartlepool United (loan)
2006–07
League Two 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3
Hartlepool United
2006–07
League Two 18 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 4
2007–08 League One 25 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 27 2
2008–09 League One 44 6 5 1 2 1 0 0 51 8
2009–10 League One 43 11 1 0 2 0 1 0 47 11
2010–11 League One 44 7 4 0 2 0 3 1 53 8
2011–12 League One 45 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 48 3
2012–13 League One 35 7 0 0 1 0 0 0 36 7
2013–14 League Two 17 3 1 0 0 0 3 1 21 4
Total 279 999 14 1 9 1 8 2 310 60
Total 417 999 22 1 16 4 13 2 468 74

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ronaldo secures PFA awards double". BBC Sport. 22 April 2007. Retrieved 19 May 2007. 
  2. ^ "I've Loved Every Minute – Monkhouse". Hartlepool United. 10 October 2013. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Ash Taylor career statistics". Soccerbase. Retrieved 11 August 2012. 

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