Jordan Clark (footballer)

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Jordan Clark
Personal information
Full name Jordan Charles Clark[1]
Date of birth (1993-09-22) 22 September 1993 (age 20)
Place of birth Hoyland, England
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Shrewsbury Town
Youth career
Barnsley
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2014 Barnsley 6 (0)
2013 Chesterfield (loan) 2 (0)
2013 Scunthorpe United (loan) 1 (0)
2014 Hyde (loan) 16 (1)
2014– Shrewsbury Town 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:38, 17 July 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Jordan Charles Clark (born 22 September 1993) is an English professional footballer who plays for Shrewsbury Town, as a winger.

Career[edit]

Clark won Barnsley's 'Most Promising Academy Player' award for the 2009–10 season,[2] and signed a scholarship deal with the club in July 2010.[3] He signed his first professional contract in March 2011, alongside Danny Rose.[4] He made his senior debut for Barnsley on 12 April 2011, in a 0–1 defeat at home to Queens Park Rangers.[5]

He was loaned out to Chesterfield in February 2013,[6] and to Scunthorpe United in August of the same year.[7] In February 2014 he joined Hyde on another loan deal.[8]

Clark was released by Barnsley at the end of the 2013–14 season.[9] Following a trial spell, he then went on to join Shrewsbury Town on 17 July 2014.[10]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 17 July 2014[11]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Barnsley 2010–11 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
2011–12 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2012–13 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
2013–14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 0
Chesterfield (loan) 2012–13 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Scunthorpe United (loan) 2013–14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Hyde (loan) 2013–14 16 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 1
Shrewsbury Town 2014–15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career total 25 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 26 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jordan Clark profile at the English National Football Archive (subscription required)
  2. ^ "Jordan Lands Most Promising Academy Player Award". Barnsley F.C. 24 April 2010. Retrieved 13 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "Academy Delight As Jordan Signs On". Barnsley F.C. 6 July 2010. Retrieved 13 April 2011. 
  4. ^ "Clark and Rose Sign New Barnsley Deal". Barnsley F.C. 30 March 2011. Retrieved 6 May 2011. 
  5. ^ "Barnsley 0 – 1 QPR". BBC Sport. 12 April 2011. Retrieved 13 April 2011. 
  6. ^ "Chesterfield sign Jordan Clark and Alex Henshall on loan". BBC Sport. 22 February 2013. Retrieved 3 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "Scunthorpe bring in Barnsley winger Jordan Clark". BBC Sport. 2 August 2013. Retrieved 3 August 2013. 
  8. ^ "Jordan Clark: Hyde sign Barnsley midfielder on loan". BBC Sport. 8 February 2014. Retrieved 15 March 2014. 
  9. ^ "Barnsley release defender Bobby Hassell after 10 years". BBC Sport. 7 May 2014. Retrieved 7 May 2014. 
  10. ^ "Shrewsbury sign up two of their trialists". Shropshire Star. 17 July 2014. Retrieved 17 July 2014. 
  11. ^ Jordan Clark career stats at Soccerbase