Bradley Pritchard

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Bradley Pritchard
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Pritchard in 2011
Personal information
Date of birth (1985-12-19) 19 December 1985 (age 28)
Place of birth Harare, Zimbabwe
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Leyton Orient
Number 18
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2006 Carshalton Athletic
2006–2008 Nuneaton Borough 48 (2)
2008–2010 Tamworth 40 (5)
2010–2011 Hayes & Yeading United 46 (14)
2011–2014 Charlton Athletic 79 (3)
2014– Leyton Orient 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:50, 19 August 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Bradley Pritchard (born 19 December 1985) is a Zimbabwean footballer who plays as a midfielder for Leyton Orient. He previously played for Nuneaton Borough, Tamworth, Hayes & Yeading United and Charlton Athletic .

Career[edit]

Nuneaton Borough[edit]

Pritchard joined Conference North side Nuneaton Borough in 2006, but left the club following their liquidation at the end of the 2007/08 season.

Tamworth[edit]

Pritchard then joined local rivals Tamworth.[1] After finding the net four times, Pritchard was awarded Conference North Player of the Month award for October 2008.[2]

Hayes & Yeading United[edit]

Pritchard opted to join Conference National rivals, Hayes & Yeading United for the 2010–11 season, scoring 14 goals in 46 matches, and became a favourite among the fans.

Charlton Athletic[edit]

During the 2010–11 season, Pritchard worked voluntarily as a performance analyst with Charlton Athletic.[3] Following a short trial with the club, Pritchard signed a one-year playing contract with the option of a further twelve months with Charlton on 25 May 2011.[4] Pritchard's first appearance for The Addicks came in a pre-season friendly against Cardiff City at Estadio Guadalquivir del Coria CF, Spain. The Bluebirds won the game 1–0.[5] Pritchard made his league debut in the 2011–12 season opener against Bournemouth as an 86th minute substitute for Scott Wagstaff. The game finished as a 3–0 win.[6] On 19 June 2012, Pritchard signed a two-year contract extension.[7] Pritchard then scored his first Addicks League goal on 8 December 2012 against Brighton[8] before adding to his tally later in the season against Barnsley in a 6–0 away win[9] and in a 2–2 draw at Middlesbrough.[10] On 22 May 2014, he was released from Charlton Athletic.[11]

Leyton Orient[edit]

On 10 July 2014, Pritchard signed for Leyton Orient on a two-year contract, becoming the first signing of the Francesco Becchetti era.[12]

Honours[edit]

Club
Tamworth
Charlton Athletic
Individual

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played 12 May 2012.
Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
England League FA Cup League Cup Europe Total
2006–07 Nuneaton Borough Conference North 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
2007–08 39 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 39 2
2008–09 Tamworth Conference North 38 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 39 7
2009–10 Conference National 42 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 43 5
2010–11 Hayes & Yeading United Conference National 46 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 47 14
2011–12 Charlton Athletic League One 20 0 3 1 2 0 0 0 25 1
2012–13 Championship 34 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 36 1
Total England 228 29 7 1 3 0 0 0 238 30
Career total 228 29 7 1 3 0 0 0 238 30

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pritchard signs and Lyttle stays too". TheLambs.co.uk. 13 June 2008. Retrieved 13 June 2008. 
  2. ^ "Pritchard wins league honour". TheLambs.co.uk. 3 November 2008. Retrieved 3 November 2008. 
  3. ^ Begley, Emlyn (22 May 2012). "Charlton's Bradley Pritchard: From CVs to Championship". bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 22 May 2012. 
  4. ^ "Charlton Athletic sign Hollands & Pritchard". BBC Sport. 25 May 2011. Retrieved 25 May 2011. 
  5. ^ "Bluebirds beat Charlton in pre-season friendly". WalesOnline.co.uk. 16 July 2011. Retrieved 16 July 2011. 
  6. ^ "Charlton 3–0 Bournemouth". BBC Sport. 6 August 2011. Retrieved 6 August 2011. 
  7. ^ "Pritchard pens new Addicks deal". Charlton Athletic. 19 June 2012. Retrieved 30 June 2012. 
  8. ^ "Charlton 2–2 Brighton". BBC Sport. 8 December 2012. Retrieved 28 April 2013. 
  9. ^ "Barnsley 0–6 Charlton". BBC Sport. 13 April 2013. Retrieved 28 April 2013. 
  10. ^ "Middlesbrough 2–2 Charlton". BBC Sport. 27 April 2013. Retrieved 28 April 2013. 
  11. ^ "Charlton announce list of released players". Charlton Athletic. 22 May 2014. 
  12. ^ "Bradley Pritchard: Leyton Orient sign ex-Charlton Athletic man". BBC Sport. 10 July 2014. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 

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