Corey Brown (footballer)

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Corey Brown
Corey Brown 2012.jpg
Brown with Brisbane Roar in 2012
Personal information
Full name Corey Brown
Date of birth (1994-01-07) 7 January 1994 (age 20)
Place of birth Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Height 174 cm (5 ft 9 in)[1]
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Brisbane Roar
Number 5
Youth career
2009–2010 QAS
2009–2010 Brisbane City
2010–2011 AIS
2011– Brisbane Roar Youth
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011– Brisbane Roar 19 (0)
National team
2007–2009 Australia U-17 14 (1)
2011– Australia U-20 10 (1)
2014– Australia U-23 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 March 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 January 2014

Corey Brown (born 7 January 1994) is an Australian football (soccer) player who plays for Brisbane Roar in the A-League. He is the son of Rod Brown, who scored in the 1997 NSL Grand Final.

Club career[edit]

Brown attended Marist College Ashgrove. In 2009, Brown was awarded a scholarship with the Queensland Academy of Sport at the age of 15. Whilst he was at and played for the QAS, he played on loan for Brisbane City however did not make a senior appearance. In 2010 he was offered a scholarship with the AIS, which he accepted. He made numerous appearances for them in the National Youth League.[2]

On 23 September 2011, it was announced that Brown, who had been on trial with for several weeks, had secured a contract with Brisbane Roar. Brown signed a two-year deal with the club as a player on a full-time Youth Contract, which allows him to be on the first team roster but be paid outside of the salary cap.[3]

On 16 May 2012, Brown would make his debut at senior level for Brisbane Roar against Chinese side Beijing Guoan in the Champions League, filling in for the injured Shane Stefanutto. Brown would play the entire match.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Corey Brown". footballaustralia.com.au. Football Federation Australia. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "reports & opinion - 2010-2011 - NYL HTML template". Back of the Net. 2010-11-13. Retrieved 2011-10-22. 
  3. ^ "A-League Football Club". Brisbane Roar. Retrieved 2011-10-22. 

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