Richard playing for Swansea City in 2013
|Full name||Ashley Darel Jazz Richards|
|Date of birth||12 April 1991|
|Place of birth||Swansea, Wales|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Playing position||Midfielder / Right Back|
|Current club||Huddersfield Town
(on loan from Swansea City)
|2013||→ Crystal Palace (loan)||11||(0)|
|2013–||→ Huddersfield Town (loan)||9||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 November 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Richards made his professional debut for Swansea City in a Championship match against Middlesbrough in the 3–0 loss on 15 August 2009, replacing Shaun MacDonald as a substitute in the 63rd minute. He has since started in games against Preston North End and Bristol City playing 90 minutes in both fixtures. He was rewarded as the second successful youth product after Joe Allen with a new contract on 27 October. 
Crystal Palace (loan)
Huddersfield Town (loan)
On 10 September 2013, Richards joined Football League Championship side Huddersfield Town on a 93-day emergency loan. After not being able to get international clearance from FIFA in time to play against Doncaster Rovers on 14 September, Richards made his Town début as a substitute in the 2-1 win over Charlton Athletic on 17 September. He the made his full début in the 0-0 draw against Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on 21 September.
Richards has represented Wales under-17 and Wales under-19. He was called up to the under-21 squad, to face Luxembourg under-21 in March 2009. On 27 May 2012, he gained his first full international cap for Wales as a substitute in the 79th minute of the friendly match versus Mexico.
- "Premier League clubs submit squad lists". premierleague.com (Premier League). 2011-09-02. Retrieved 2011-09-03.
- "First Team". Swansea City A.F.C. Retrieved 2009-08-20.
- "Swansea 0 – 3 Middlesbrough". BBC Sport. 15 August 2009. Retrieved 20 August 2009.
- "Fixtures/results: Middlesbrough 3 – 0 Swansea". Soccerbase. Retrieved 2009-08-20.
- "Jazz Richards rewarded with new Swansea City contract". BBC Sport. Retrieved 27 November 2011.
- "Crystal Palace sign Swansea's Ashley Richards on loan". BBC Sport. Retrieved 25 January 2013.