Jimmy Keohane

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Jimmy Keohane
Personal information
Full name James Clifford John Keohane[1]
Date of birth (1991-01-22) 22 January 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Exeter City
Number 10
Youth career
2000–2006 Belvedere F.C.
2006–2008 Evergreen F.C.
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 Wexford Youths 34 (6)
2010–2011 Bristol City 0 (0)
2010 Clevedon Town (loan) 5 (1)
2011– Exeter City 43 (3)
National team
2009–2010 Republic of Ireland U19 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 05:00, 19 October 2013 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 05:00, 19 October 2013 (UTC)

James Clifford John Keohane (born 22 January 1991) is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Exeter City in League Two.

Playing career[edit]

Keohane began his football career in Ireland with youth teams Belvedere and Evergreen F.C.[2][3]

Wexford Youths[edit]

In 2009, Keohane joined League of Ireland First Division side Wexford Youths making his League of Ireland debut as a substitute on the opening day of the season.[4]

During his first season, Keohane scored 2 league goals in 16 appearances.[5][6]

Bristol City[edit]

On 13 August 2010, Keohane signed for Championship side Bristol City on a one-year contract for a reported €100,000.[7][8]

In November 2010, Keohane signed a one month loan deal at Southern League Division One South & West side Clevedon Town.[9]

Exeter City[edit]

On 17 August 2011, Keohane signed for then League One side Exeter City on a free transfer after being released by Bristol City. He had impressed on trial in friendlies against Derby County and Chippenham Town.[10]

Keohane made his professional debut on 24 August 2011, in the League Cup 3–1 defeat to Liverpool at St James Park, coming on as a first half substitute for the injured Guillem Bauzà.[11]

Keohane signed a new one-year contract with Exeter City in June 2012.

In 2012-13, Keohane scored his first goal for Exeter in a 2-1 win over York City F.C at Bootham Crescent.

At the end of the 2013-2014 season, Keohane was rewarded with an extended contract. In pre-season 2014-15, Keohane was handed the number 10 jersey following the departure of Alan Gow.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 19 October 2013
Club Season League Cup[a] League Cup[b] Other[c] Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Wexford Youths 2009[12] First Division 16 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 19 2
2010[13] First Division 18 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 20 4
Total 34 6 3 0 2 0 0 0 39 6
Bristol City 2010–11 Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clevedon Town (Loan) 2010–11[14] Division One South & West 5 1 0 0 2 1 7 2
Total 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 7 2
Exeter City 2011–12[15] League One 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 6 0
2012–13[16] League Two 33 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 34 3
2013–14[17] League Two 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
Total 43 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 46 3
Career total 82 10 4 0 3 0 3 1 92 11
  1. ^ Includes FAI Cup and FA Cup matches.
  2. ^ Includes League of Ireland Cup and Football League Cup matches.
  3. ^ Includes Football League Trophy and Southern League Cup matches.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Players under Written Contract Registered Between 01/09/2010 and 30/09/2010" (PDF). The Football Association. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Belvedere F.C. – Past Players". Belvedere Football Club. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "Evergreen F.C. – About". Evergreen F.C. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  4. ^ Shelbourne v Wexford Youths – Tolka Park – Extratime.ie – League of Ireland Fixtures. Extratime.ie (6 March 2009). Retrieved on 17 October 2013.
  5. ^ Wexford Youths 1 – 0 Athlone Town – Extratime.ie – League of Ireland. Extratime.ie. Retrieved on 17 October 2013.
  6. ^ Finn Harps 0 Wexford Youths 2. Airtricityleague.ie (24 July 2009). Retrieved on 17 October 2013.
  7. ^ Cautionary tale of Fingal's demise an all too familiar one. Independent.ie (13 February 2011). Retrieved on 17 October 2013.
  8. ^ "Irish duo sign for City". 13 August 2010. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  9. ^ "Robins duo join Clevedon". 17 November 2010. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  10. ^ "Grecians snap up midfielder". 17 August 2011. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  11. ^ "Exeter 1 – 3 Liverpool". BBC News. 24 August 2011. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  12. ^ "Wexford Youths 2009". Extratime.ie. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  13. ^ "J. KEOHANE – Summary". Soccerway. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  14. ^ "First Team: Fixtures & Results – 2010/2011 Season". Clevedon Town AFC. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  15. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2011/2012". Soccerbase. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  16. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2012/2013". Soccerbase. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  17. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2013/2014". Soccerbase. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 

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