Ryan Edwards (English footballer)

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Ryan Edwards
Personal information
Full name Ryan Christopher Edwards[1]
Date of birth (1993-10-07) 7 October 1993 (age 21)
Place of birth Liverpool, England
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Morecambe
Number 6
Youth career
2010–2012 Blackburn Rovers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2014 Blackburn Rovers 0 (0)
2012–2013 Rochdale (loan) 26 (0)
2013 Fleetwood Town (loan) 9 (0)
2013 Chesterfield (loan) 5 (0)
2013 Tranmere Rovers (loan) 0 (0)
2014 Morecambe (loan) 9 (0)
2014- Morecambe 22 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:11, 25 September 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
Not to be confused with Ryan Edwards (Australian footballer).

Ryan Christopher Edwards (born 7 October 1993) is an English professional footballer who plays as a Defender for Morecambe.

Career[edit]

Blackburn Rovers[edit]

Born in Liverpool, Merseyside, Edwards started a two-year scholarship with Blackburn Rovers in 2010. He was captain of the Blackburn squad that reached the final of the 2011–12 FA Youth Cup.[citation needed] In May 2012, Edwards signed his first professional contract on a two-year deal.[2]

Morecambe[edit]

After a successful loan spell at the Globe Arena towards the end of the 2013-14 season, Edwards signed on a two year deal after being released by Blackburn Rovers on 19th May 2014.[3]

Loan moves[edit]

On 2 July 2012, Edwards joined League Two side Rochdale on a six-month loan,[4] where he made twenty-six league appearances. On 21 February 2013, Edwards joined Fleetwood Town on a one-month loan.[5]

On 24 July 2013, Edwards joined Chesterfield on a one-month loan deal.[6] On 28 November 2013, Edwards joined Tranmere Rovers on loan until 29 December 2013.[7]

On 21 March 2014, Edwards joined League Two side Morecambe on a one-month youth loan.[8] On 24 April 2014, Edwards extended his loan stay with the Shrimps until the end of the 2013–14 season.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Professional retain list & free transfers 2012/13" (PDF). The Football League. 18 May 2013. p. 5. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Rovers gem agrees deal". Sky Sports. 26 April 2012. Retrieved 12 August 2012. 
  3. ^ http://mobile.morecambefc.com/news/article/shrimps-sign-four-1564733.aspx?pd=635361222580000000.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. ^ "McIntyre, Rafferty and Edwards join Rochdale". BBC Sport. 2 July 2012. Retrieved 18 December 2013. 
  5. ^ "Ryan Edwards: Blackburn defender joins Fleetwood on loan". BBC Sport. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 18 December 2013. 
  6. ^ "Chesterfield sign Blackburn Rovers' Ryan Edwards on loan". BBC Sport. 24 July 2013. Retrieved 18 December 2013. 
  7. ^ "Tranmere Rovers: Edwards, Otsemobor & Peterson join on loan". BBC Sport. 28 November 2013. Retrieved 18 December 2013. 
  8. ^ "Shrimps bring in defender". Morecambe FC. 21 March 2014. 
  9. ^ "Edwards extends stay". Morecambe FC. 24 April 2014. 

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