|Full name||Lewis Ryan Neal|
|Date of birth||14 July 1981|
|Place of birth||Leicester, England|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Current club||D.C. United|
|2001||→ ÍBV (loan)||5||(1)|
|2005–2009||Preston North End||65||(5)|
|2008||→ Notts County (loan)||4||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 4, 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Neal started his career at Stoke City, making his debut in the Football League Trophy on 6 December 2000 against Scarborough. He played 70 league games and scored 2 goals for Stoke before signing for Preston North End in 2005 in a player swap deal for Marlon Broomes.
After playing 65 league games for Preston, Neal was allowed to join Carlisle United on 30 January 2009, after agreeing to a termination package. He signed a contract to the end of the season. He made his Carlisle debut in the 1–1 home draw against Walsall, but at the end of the season manager Greg Abbott decided to release him.
On 22 January 2011, he was released by Shrewsbury Town, by mutual consent. He moved to the United States and entered training camp with Orlando City S.C. of the USL Pro league, the third tier of US Soccer. He scored the team's first ever goal on 19 February in a friendly against Philadelphia Union. Lewis signed with Orlando on 21 March 2011.
|Club||Season||League||FA Cup||League Cup||Other[A]||Total|
|Preston North End||2005–06||24||2||4||0||1||0||–||29||2|
|Notts County (loan)||2008–09||4||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||6||0|
- A. ^ The "Other" column constitutes appearances and goals in the Football League play-offs and Football League Trophy.
- "Magpies swoop for Neal loan deal". BBC Sport. 31 October 2008. Retrieved 2 July 2009.
- "Winger Neal makes Carlisle switch". BBC Sport. 31 January 2009. Retrieved 2 July 2009.
- "Shrewsbury complete Neal signing". BBC Sport. 2 July 2009. Retrieved 2 July 2009.
- Orlando City Soccer Club: News. Orlandocitysoccer.com.
- Orlando City Signs English Championship Veteran – OurSports Central – Independent and Minor League Sports News. OurSports Central (21 March 2011).
- Team Building Exercises With Garth Lagerway. Theshinguardian.com.
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