Jordan Cook

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Jordan Cook
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Personal information
Full name Jordan Alan Cook
Date of birth (1990-03-20) 20 March 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Hetton-le-Hole, England[1]
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) [2]
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2012 Sunderland 3 (0)
2009–2010 Darlington (loan) 5 (0)
2011 Walsall (loan) 8 (1)
2012 Carlisle United (loan) 14 (4)
2012–2014 Charlton Athletic 10 (0)
2013 Yeovil Town (loan) 1 (0)
2014– Walsall 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:01, 3 May 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Jordan Alan Cook (born 20 March 1990) is an English professional footballer, who plays as a striker for Walsall.

Career[edit]

Having previously been part of the Sunderland reserves and youth team, joined League Two side Darlington on loan in August 2009.[3] Cook made his debut for Darlington on 18 August against Crewe Alexandra but was substituted after 58 minutes.[4] His loan spell with Darlington was cut short after sustaining cruciate knee ligament damage.[5] Cook made his Sunderland debut on Boxing Day 2010 after coming on as an 82nd minute substitute in a 2–0 defeat by Manchester United.[6] He made his home debut in the 4-2 home loss to Chelsea F.C on 1 February 2011.

Cook joined Carlisle United on 16 January 2012 on a one month loan deal.[7]

On 19 May 2012 it was announced that he was amongst nine players released by Sunderland.[8]

On 9 July 2012, Cook joined Charlton Athletic on a free transfer following his release from Sunderland.[9] On 18 March 2013, Cook joined League One side Yeovil Town on a one month loan deal.[10]On 22 May 2014, he was released from Charlton Athletic.[11]

On 7 July 2014, Cook signed with League One side Walsall on a free transfer.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack, eds. (2012). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2012–2013 (43rd ed.). London: Headline. p. 536. ISBN 978-0-7553-6356-8. 
  2. ^ "Premier League Player Profile". Premier League. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  3. ^ "Youngster Cook heads to Darlo". Sunderland A.F.C. 19 August 2009. Retrieved 30 December 2010. 
  4. ^ "Darlington 0–1 Crewe". BBC Sport. 18 August 2009. Retrieved 30 December 2010. 
  5. ^ Carla Hilton (16 September 2009). "Cook suffers injury blow". Sky Sports. Retrieved 30 December 2010. 
  6. ^ Ian Hughes (26 December 2010). "Manchester United 2–0 Sunderland". BBC Sport. Retrieved 30 December 2010. 
  7. ^ "Carlisle sign Sunderland striker Jordan Cook on one-month loan". BBC Sport. Retrieved 16 January 2012. 
  8. ^ "Craig Gordon released by Sunderland as nine players leave". BBC Sport (British Broadcasting Corporation). 19 May 2012. Retrieved 19 May 2012. 
  9. ^ "Champions snap up Cook". Charlton Athletic. 9 July 2012. Retrieved 9 July 2012. 
  10. ^ "Yeovil sign Brighton's Maksimenko and Charlton's Cook". BBC Sport. 18 March 2013. Retrieved 18 March 2013. 
  11. ^ "Charlton announce list of released players". Charlton Athletic. 22 May 2014. 
  12. ^ "Walsall: Jordan Cook makes Saddlers return on two-year deal". BBC Sport. 7 July 2014. 


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