Cameron Burgess

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Cameron Burgess
Personal information
Full name Cameron Burgess[1]
Date of birth (1995-10-21) 21 October 1995 (age 19)
Place of birth Aberdeen, Scotland
Height 1.94 m (6 ft 4 12 in)[2]
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Fulham
Number 38
Youth career
0000–2011 ECU Joondalup
2011–2014 Fulham
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014– Fulham 4 (0)
National team
2013–2014 Scotland U19 3 (0)
2014– Australia U20 3 (0)
2014– Australia U23 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 October 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16 November 2014

Cameron Burgess is a Scottish-Australian footballer who plays as a defender for Fulham.

Club career[edit]

Fulham[edit]

Burgess joined the Fulham Academy in 2011 from ECU Joondalup and signed a professional contract with the club in July 2013.[2] He made his first team debut for Fulham, in a 2–1 away loss in the opening match of the 2014–15 Championship season on 9 August 2014 against Ipswich Town at Portman Road.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played 23 August 2014.
Club statistics
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Fulham 2014–15[4] Championship 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Career total 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0

International career[edit]

Scotland[edit]

Burgess played for Scotland U-19 team and took part in the 2014 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification campaign, playing the full game against Latvia in a 1-1 draw.[5]

Australia[edit]

In September 2014 Burgess switched his allegiance permanently to Australia.[6] He was named in the Australia squad for the 2014 AFC U-19 Championship held in Myanmar.[7]

Personal life[edit]

Burgess's grandfather is retired Scottish footballer Campbell Forsyth.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "01 February 2013 Premier League Clubs submit Squad Lists". Premier League. Retrieved 13 December 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Cameron Burgess Player Profile". Fulham F.C. 13 August 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Ipswich Town 2-1 Fulham". BBC Sport. 9 August 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Games played by Cameron Burgess in 2014/2015". Soccerbase. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 
  5. ^ "Under-19 2014 - Scotland-Latvia – UEFA.com". UEFA.com. 10 October 2013. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "Australia wins battle with Scotland for promising football star Cameron Burgess". http://www.perthnow.com.au/. 7 September 2014. Retrieved 7 September 2014. 
  7. ^ "Okon optimistic as Young Socceroos target World Cup". The-AFC.com. 30 September 2014. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 

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