Jordan Bowery

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Jordan Bowery
Personal information
Full name Jordan Nathaniel Bowery[1]
Date of birth (1991-07-02) 2 July 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth Nottingham, England
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Rotherham United
Youth career
Derby County
2007–2008 Chesterfield
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2012 Chesterfield 83 (10)
2009–2010 Barrow (loan) 4 (0)
2012–2014 Aston Villa 19 (0)
2014 Doncaster Rovers (loan) 3 (0)
2014– Rotherham United 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12:04, 10 June 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Jordan Nathaniel Bowery (born 2 July 1991) is an English footballer who plays for Rotherham United, as a striker.

After beginning his career with Derby County, Bowery had an extended spell at Chesterfield, coming through their youth team to make over 100 appearances in all competitions for them. While with Chesterfield he also had a short loan spell with Barrow. Bowery moved to Aston Villa in 2012; in 2014 he had a short loan spell with Doncaster Rovers. He moved to current club Rotherham United in 2014.

Career[edit]

Chesterfield[edit]

Born in Nottingham, Bowery represented Derby County as a schoolboy but was not signed as a scholar and eventually moved on to Chesterfield.[2] Bowery made his professional debut for Chesterfield on 30 August 2008, in a 1-0 defeat against Wycombe Wanderers. On 19 November 2009, Bowery joined Conference National club Barrow on loan for six weeks.[3] Bowery scored his first goal in the Football League on 29 January 2011, in a 2-2 home draw against Bradford City.[4] On 15 September 2011, Bowery signed a contract extension to keep him at the club until June 2014.[5]

Aston Villa[edit]

Bowery signed for Aston Villa on 31 August 2012.[6] He signed on loan for Doncaster Rovers in February 2014.[7]

Rotherham United[edit]

On 10 June 2014, Bowery joined Rotherham United for an undisclosed fee, breaking the Millers' transfer record of £160,000 for Lee Frecklington in January 2013.[8]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 10 June 2014[9]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Chesterfield 2008–09 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
2009–10 10 0 1 0 1 0 2 1 14 1
2010–11 27 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 31 3
2011–12 40 8 1 1 1 0 6 3 48 12
2012–13 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Total 83 10 6 2 3 0 10 5 101 17
Barrow (loan) 2009–10 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Aston Villa 2012–13 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
2013–14 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 10 0
Total 19 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 22 0
Doncaster Rovers (loan) 2013–14 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Rotherham United 2014–15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career total 109 10 7 2 4 0 10 5 130 17

Personal life[edit]

Bowery's father Bert Bowery was also a professional footballer who played in England and the United States.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hugman, Barry J., ed. (2010). The PFA Footballers' Who's Who 2010–11. Mainstream Publishing. p. 54. ISBN 978-1-84596-601-0. 
  2. ^ "Aston Villa: Chesterfield expert gives Mat Kendrick the lowdown on Jordan Bowery". BirminghamMail.net. Retrieved 4 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Bowery to join Barrow". Chesterfield F.C. official website. Retrieved 20 November 2009. 
  4. ^ "Chesterfield 2 - 2 Bradford". BBC Sport. 29 January 2011. Retrieved 29 January 2011. 
  5. ^ "Bowery signs for Spireites stay". Sky Sports. 15 September 2011. 
  6. ^ "Bowery completes move to Villa on three-year-deal". Aston Villa F.C. 31 August 2012. 
  7. ^ "Jordan Bowery: Doncaster Rovers sign Aston Villa striker on loan". BBC Sport. 15 February 2014. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  8. ^ "Aston Villa striker Jordan Bowery joins Rotherham United". BBC Sport. 10 June 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  9. ^ Jordan Bowery career stats at Soccerbase
  10. ^ "Player profile". Chesterfield F.C. official website. Retrieved 9 April 2009.