Louis Reed

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Louis Reed
Personal information
Full name Louis Samuel Reed
Date of birth (1997-07-25) 25 July 1997 (age 17)
Place of birth England
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sheffield United
Number 22
Youth career
2012– Sheffield United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014– Sheffield United 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21:33, 28October 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Louis Reed (born 25 July 1997) is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Sheffield United and is the youngest player ever to represent United in the Football League.

Career[edit]

Having come through the ranks of Sheffield United's Academy, Reed made his first-team debut in a 1–0 home victory against South Yorkshire rivals Rotherham United on 8 April 2014.[1] At 16 years and 257 days old, Reed became the youngest player ever to represent the club in league football.[2]

On 12 August 2014, Reed signed a three-year professional contract with Sheffield United having made his first start for the club in the opening game of the 2014–15 season.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 16 December 2014
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup FLT Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Sheffield United 2013–14[4] League One 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2014–15[5] League One 8 0 3 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 16 0
Career total 9 0 3 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 17 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sheff Utd 1 - Rotherham 0". BBC Sport. 8 April 2014. Retrieved 8 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Louis the youngest". Sheffield United F.C. 9 April 2014. Retrieved 9 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Sheffield United midfielder Louis Reed signs three-year deal". BBC Sport. 12 August 2014. Retrieved 12 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Games played by Louis Reed in 2013/2014". Soccerbase. Retrieved 9 April 2014. 
  5. ^ "Games played by Louis Reed in 2014/2015". Soccerbase. Retrieved 10 August 2014. 

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