Conor Washington

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Conor Washington
Personal information
Full name Conor James Washington[1]
Date of birth (1992-05-18) 18 May 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Chatham, England
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Peterborough United
Number 14
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 St Ives Town 60 (64)
2012–2014 Newport County 39 (5)
2014– Peterborough United 22 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:06, 31 August 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Conor James Washington (born 18 May 1992) is an English football striker who currently plays for Peterborough United.

Career[edit]

Newport County[edit]

Washington scored 52 goals in 50 matches for St. Ives Town before joining Newport County on 1 October 2012 for an undisclosed fee.[2]

In the 2012–13 season he was part of the Newport team that finished 3rd in the league, reaching the Conference National playoffs. Newport County won the playoff final versus Wrexham at Wembley Stadium 2–0 to return to the Football League after a 25-year absence with promotion to Football League Two.[3]

Washington made his Football League debut for Newport in League Two versus Accrington Stanley on 3 August 2013. He made his League Cup debut in the 1st round at Brighton on 6 August 2013, scoring the third goal in Newport's 3–1 win. His first Football League goal came four days later in County's 3–1 reverse at Northampton Town.

Peterborough United[edit]

On 28 January 2014 Washington joined Peterborough United for an undisclosed fee reported to be around £500,000 with Shaun Jeffers moving to Newport County as part of the deal.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "English National Football Archive". English National Football Archive. Retrieved 25 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Washington joins Newport
  3. ^ Hughes, Dewi (5 May 2013). "Wrexham 0–2 Newport". BBC Sport. Retrieved 5 May 2013. 
  4. ^ Peterborough sign Washington

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