Luke Rowe (footballer)
|Full name||Luke Jonathan Rowe|
|Date of birth||16 September 1991|
|Place of birth||Royal Leamington Spa, England|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|New Zealand U-20|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 June 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Luke Rowe (born 16 September 1991 in Royal Leamington Spa) is a New Zealand footballer who most recently played for Northern Premier League Division One South side Eastwood Town, where he played as a defender.
In June 2012 Rowe was named as one of eight inaugural players to join the Wellington Phoenix academy dubbed the 'Football School of Excellence'. Due to seven Phoenix players being away on international duty Rowe and fellow FSE player Tom Biss where called on to make their debuts in a round 2 away fixture against Melbourne Heart. Despite four players making their debut the Phoenix managed come away with a 1-1 draw. Rowe played a full 90 minutes at left back.
Luke Rowe joined Northern Premier League Division One South side Eastwood Town in October 2013, he only went on to make four appearances for the club (two league appearances), before departing in December 2013.
International goals and caps
New Zealand's goal tally first.
|International appearances and goals|
|1||26 March||Lawson Tama Stadium, Honiara||Solomon Islands||2–0||2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifier||NZ Football|
- "Phoenix Youngsters Named". footballaustralia.com.au (Football Federation Australia). 20 June 2012. Retrieved 22 June 2012.
- "Phoenix Defy Odds In Brave Draw". footballaustralia.com.au (Football Federation Australia). 20 June 2012. Retrieved 22 June 2012.
- "Luke Rowe". Pitchero.com. 16 July 2014. Retrieved 16 July 2014.
- "Men’s Olympic Football Squad Announced". New Zealand Football. 21 June 2012. Retrieved 21 June 2012.