Jake Livermore

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Jake Livermore
Jake Livermore 30-07-2011 1.jpg
Livermore with Tottenham Hotspur in 2011
Personal information
Full name Jake Cyril Livermore[1]
Date of birth (1989-11-14) 14 November 1989 (age 24)[1]
Place of birth Enfield, England
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Hull City
Number 14
Youth career
2006–2008 Tottenham Hotspur
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2014 Tottenham Hotspur 36 (0)
2008 Milton Keynes Dons (loan) 5 (0)
2008 Crewe Alexandra (loan) 0 (0)
2009 Derby County (loan) 16 (1)
2010 Peterborough United (loan) 9 (1)
2010–2011 Ipswich Town (loan) 12 (0)
2011 Leeds United (loan) 5 (0)
2013–2014 Hull City (loan) 36 (3)
2014– Hull City 4 (0)
National team
2012– England 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:03, 15 September 2014 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22:00, 2 September 2012 (UTC)

Jake Cyril Livermore (born 14 November 1989) is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Hull City and the England national team.

Early life[edit]

Livermore was born in Enfield, London,[1] and he attended Enfield Grammar School.[2]

Club career[edit]

Tottenham Hotspur[edit]

Livermore's career started in Tottenham's Academy in 2006 making 39 appearances for the Under-18 team and scoring 9 goals. He made another 13 appearances for the Reserves. He made his debut with the first team in a friendly match against Stevenage Borough in July 2007. On 29 February 2008 he joined Milton Keynes Dons on a month-long loan deal.[3] On 11 July 2008, He was loaned for six months to League one side, Crewe Alexandra.[4] However, in a friendly with Non-League side Wrexham, the midfielder fractured his fibula and subsequently returned to Tottenham to receive treatment which kept him sidelined for a protracted spell.[5] Livermore signed a new two-year deal with Tottenham on 24 July 2009 and, on the same day, he scored his first goal for Spurs, a header in a 1–1 friendly draw against Barcelona in the Wembley Cup. In a post-game interview, when asked by a reporter, "What is it like to score against the best team in the world?", Livermore replied "Score against the best team in the world? I play for them."; a comment welcomed by many Tottenham fans.

He joined Derby County on an initial one month loan on 10 August 2009.[6] He scored his first league goal against Nottingham Forest in the 3–2 defeat.[7] In January 2010, he joined Championship club Peterborough United until the end of the 2009–10 season.[8] He scored his first goal for Peterborough in a 2–1 defeat at Sheffield Wednesday on 23 January 2010.[9] On 2 March 2010 he was recalled from his loan due to a spate of injuries to the Tottenham squad. Livermore finally made his first-team debut for Tottenham as a late substitute against Stoke City on 20 March 2010.

On 23 September 2010, he was loaned out to Championship club Ipswich Town until January.[10] On 24 March 2011 he was loaned out to championship side Leeds United ahead of their final eight league games and battle for promotion to the Premier League.[11] On 2 April, Livermore made his debut for Leeds as a second half substitute against Nottingham Forest where he had a hand in Leeds' fourth goal scored by Max Gradel.[12] Livermore was given a start against Reading however he was substituted at half time after picking up a yellow card and lucky not to receive another for a tackle in the first half.[13]

Livermore stayed with Tottenham 2011–12 season, scoring his first senior goal for Spurs on 18 August 2011 in the UEFA Europa League qualifier against Heart of Midlothian.,[14] and ultimately made 38 appearances across all competitions.

Hull City[edit]

On 14 August 2013, Livermore moved to Hull City on a season-long loan, moving to the KC Stadium with teammate Tom Huddlestone.[15] He made his debut on the first day of the 2013–14 season when he came off the bench in a 2–0 loss away at Chelsea.[16] On 17 May 2014 he started in the 2014 FA Cup Final against Arsenal.[17] On 25 June 2014, It was announced Livermore had moved to Hull City on an undisclosed fee.[18] It did however successfully break the club transfer record.[19]

International career[edit]

Livermore made his first senior appearance for England in a 2–1 win against Italy on 15 August 2012, coming on as a substitute in the second half for Frank Lampard.[20]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 15 September 2014.[21]
England
Season Club Division League FA Cup League Cup Europe Total Discipline
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals A yellow card A red card
2007–08 Milton Keynes Dons (loan) League Two 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0
2008–09 Crewe Alexandra (loan) League One 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009–10 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2009–10 Derby County (loan) Championship 16 1 0 0 0 0 16 1 2 0
2009–10 Peterborough United (loan) 9 1 0 0 0 0 9 1 1 0
2010–11 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
2010–11 Ipswich Town (loan) Championship 12 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 1 0
2010–11 Leeds United (Loan) 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0
2011–12 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 24 0 5 0 1 0 8 1 38 1 2 0
2012–13 11 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 18 0 2 0
2013–14 Hull City (loan) 36 3 5 0 0 0 41 3 6 0
2014–15 Hull City 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 7 0 2 0
Tottenham Hotspur total 36 0 5 0 3 0 14 1 58 1 5 0
Hull City total 40 3 5 0 0 0 3 0 46 3 10 0
Career total 123 5 10 0 4 0 16 1 152 6 20 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Hugman, Barry J., ed. (2010). The PFA Footballers' Who's Who 2010–11. Mainstream Publishing. p. 255. ISBN 978-1-84596-601-0. 
  2. ^ Hardiman, David (3 February 2012). "Tottenham Hotspur's Jake Livermore visits Honilands Primary School in entrepreneur scheme". Enfield Independent. Newsquest (London). Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Dons Swoop For Spurs Starlet". Milton Keynes Dons F.C. Official Website. 6 March 2008. Retrieved 22 November 2008. 
  4. ^ "Livermore loan to Crewe". tottenhamhotspur.com. 11 July 2008. 
  5. ^ "Livermore to miss start of season". BBC Sport. 23 July 2008. Retrieved 30 July 2008. 
  6. ^ "Derby bring in Spurs midfielder". BBC Sport. 10 August 2009. Retrieved 13 August 2009. 
  7. ^ "Nottm Forest 3–2 Derby". BBC Sport. 29 August 2009. Retrieved 10 September 2009. 
  8. ^ "Posh loan for Jake". Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 8 January 2010. Retrieved 12 January 2010. 
  9. ^ "Sheff Wed 2–1 Peterborough". BBC Sport. 23 January 2010. Retrieved 23 September 2010. 
  10. ^ "Spurs youngster Jake Livermore in Ipswich loan switch". BBC Sport. 23 September 2010. Retrieved 23 September 2010. 
  11. ^ "News | News | News | Midfielder Joins For Promotion Push". Leeds United. Retrieved 18 November 2012. 
  12. ^ "News | News | News | United Put Four Past Forest". Leeds United. Retrieved 18 November 2012. 
  13. ^ "News | News | News | Dominant United Held at Home". Leeds United. Retrieved 18 November 2012. 
  14. ^ "Hearts 0 – 5 Tottenham". BBC Sport. 18 August 2011. Retrieved 18 August 2011. 
  15. ^ "Hull sign Tottenham's Tom Huddlestone & Jake Livermore". BBC Sport (BBC). 14 August 2013. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  16. ^ "Chelsea 2 – 0 Hull". BBC Sport (BBC). 18 August 2013. Retrieved 18 August 2013. 
  17. ^ "Arsenal 3-2 Hull". BBC. 17 May 2014. Retrieved 18 May 2014. 
  18. ^ "Hull City break transfer record for midfielder". BBC Sport. 25 June 2014. Retrieved 25 June 2014. 
  19. ^ "Hull City Sign Jake Livermore From Spurs". Hull City A.F.C. 25 June 2014. Retrieved 1 July 2014. 
  20. ^ "England 2–1 Italy" BBC Sport. 15 August 2012. Retrieved 18 August 2012.
  21. ^ "Statistics". Soccerbase. Retrieved 1 October 2008. 

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