Louis Laing

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Louis Laing
Louis Laing.jpg
Laing playing for Sunderland
Personal information
Full name Louis Mark Laing[1]
Date of birth (1993-03-06) 6 March 1993 (age 21)
Place of birth Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Nottingham Forest
Youth career
2009–2011 Sunderland
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2014 Sunderland 1 (0)
2012 Wycombe Wanderers (loan) 11 (0)
2014– Nottingham Forest 0 (0)
National team
2008 England U16 3 (0)
2009–2010 England U17 9 (0)
2011 England U18 1 (0)
2010–2011 England U19 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:56, 5 May 2012 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21:04, 22 August 2012 (UTC)

Louis Mark Laing (born 6 March 1993) is an English footballer who plays as a defender for Nottingham Forest.

Club career[edit]

Laing joined Sunderland in summer 2009.[2] He made his debut on 14 May 2011, coming on as a late substitute for John Mensah in Sunderland's 3–1 defeat at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers.[3] On 16 January 2012, Laing signed for League One side Wycombe Wanderers on a month loan deal.[4] On 21 January he made his debut in a 3–0 win against Rochdale at Adams Park.[5] On 14 February his loan was extended by Wycombe until the end of the season.[6]

After his release from Sunderland at the end of the 2013-14 season, Laing signed a one-year deal with Nottingham Forest.[7]

International career[edit]

Laing has played for England at all levels from under-16 to under-19.[8]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 5 May 2012.[9]
Club statistics
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Sunderland 2010–11 Premier League 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2011–12 Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012–13 Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013-14 Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Wycombe Wanderers (loan) 2011–12 League One 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
Career total 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Search 1837 to 2006 – Birth, Marriage and Death indexes". Findmypast.com. Retrieved 2010-08-12. 
  2. ^ "Louis Laing". Sunderland A.F.C. Retrieved 16 May 2011. 
  3. ^ Peter Scrivener (14 May 2011). "Sunderland 1–3 Wolves". BBC Sport. Retrieved 16 May 2011. 
  4. ^ "Wycombe Wanderers secure loan for Sunderland's Louis Laing". BBC Sport. 16 January 2012. Retrieved 21 January 2012. 
  5. ^ "Wycombe 3–0 Rochdale". Wycombe Wanderers F.C. 21 January 2012. Retrieved 21 January 2012. 
  6. ^ "Wycombe Wanderers keep Louis Laing until the end of the season" BBC Sport. 14 February 2012. Retrieved 22 March 2012.
  7. ^ http://www.nottinghamforest.co.uk/news/article/louis-laing-signs-for-forest-1651105.aspx
  8. ^ "Louis Laing". The Football Association. Retrieved 16 May 2011. 
  9. ^ Louis Laing career stats at Soccerbase

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