Jordan Archer

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Jordan Archer
Jordan Archer 1.png
Archer playing for Wycombe Wanderers in 2013
Personal information
Full name Jordan Gideon Archer[1]
Date of birth (1993-04-12) 12 April 1993 (age 21)
Place of birth Walthamstow, England
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Northampton Town
(on loan from Tottenham Hotspur)
Youth career
Charlton Athletic
2009–2011 Tottenham Hotspur
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011– Tottenham Hotspur 0 (0)
2011–2012 Bishop's Stortford (loan) 31 (0)
2012–2013 Wycombe Wanderers (loan) 27 (0)
2014– Northampton Town (loan) 0 (0)
National team
2010–2011 Scotland U19 5 (0)
2012 Scotland U20 1 (0)
2012–2014 Scotland U21 14 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:10, 30 March 2013 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 29 May 2014 (UTC)

Jordan Gideon Archer (born 12 April 1993) is a professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Northampton Town on loan from Tottenham Hotspur and for the Scotland under-21 team.

Career[edit]

Archer was born in Walthamstow. He joined Tottenham Hotspur in 2009, having previously played for Charlton Athletic.[2] He progressed his way through the academy and signed his first professional contract in July 2011.[3] In October 2011, Archer joined Conference North side Bishop's Stortford on loan for an initial month, which was later extended until the end of the season.[4] On 26 September 2012, Archer joined Football League Two side Wycombe Wanderers on a seven-day emergency loan.[5] In November he rejoined Wycombe on loan until January 2013.[6] In December, Tottenham agreed to extend the loan until the end of the 2012–13 season.[7] On 21 February 2013, Archer signed a new contract with Tottenham, keeping him at the club until 2015.[8]

He was recalled by Tottenham Hotspur on 29 March 2013, and made the bench a day later in the game against Swansea City, as a cover for Brad Friedel.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Premier League Clubs submit Squad Lists". Premier League. 4 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Tottenham profile". Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Retrieved 13 October 2012. 
  3. ^ "Spurs Player Contracts & Development Squad Updates". Spurs Players. 9 September 2012. Retrieved 13 October 2011. 
  4. ^ "Bishop's Stortford sign Tottenham keeper Jordan Archer". Eye Football. 1 October 2011. Retrieved 13 October 2012. 
  5. ^ "Tottenham loan Jordan Archer to Wycombe Wanderers". BBC Sport. 26 September 2012. Retrieved 13 October 2012. 
  6. ^ "Archer back with Chairboys". Sky Sport. 2 November 2012. Retrieved 13 October 2012. 
  7. ^ "Archer extends Wycombe stay". Sky Sport. 13 December 2012. Retrieved 13 December 2012. 
  8. ^ "NEW CONTRACT FOR ARCHER". ESPN Soccernet. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013. 

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