Alex Bass

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Alex Bass
Personal information
Full name Alexander Michael Bass[1]
Date of birth (1998-04-01) 1 April 1998 (age 21)
Place of birth Huntingdon, England[2]
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)[3]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Portsmouth
Youth career
–2016 Portsmouth
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015– Portsmouth 1 (0)
2016–2017Salisbury (loan) 37 (0)
2018Torquay United (loan) 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:07, 4 December 2018 (UTC)

Alexander Michael Bass (born 1 April 1998) is an English professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Portsmouth.

Personal life[edit]

Despite going to School at Wyvern College, Eastleigh, Bass has gone on to make several first team appearances for Portsmouth

Club career[edit]

Portsmouth[edit]

Born in Huntingdon, Bass progressed through Portsmouth's youth categories. He first appeared on the first team bench on 7 March 2015 at the age of 16, he went onto feature on the Portsmouth bench a further 36 times before making his debut in a 3–2 defeat at Coventry City in the EFL Cup on the 9 August 2016.[4]

On 16 August 2016, Bass was loaned to Southern League South & West side Salisbury in an initial one-month deal, before returning to Portsmouth at the end of the season.

On 5 May 2018, Bass made his first league start for Pompey, keeping a clean sheet in the 2-0 home win in their final League One game of the season against Peterborough.[5] Four days later, the club took up the option of extension on his contract and renewed it for a further year.[6][7]

On 9 July 2018, Bass signed a new three-year contract at Portsmouth and moved on loan to National League South side Torquay United for the 2018-19 season. [8]

Honours[edit]

Portsmouth[edit]

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played 8 January 2019.[9]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Portsmouth 2016–17 League Two 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
2017–18 League One 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
2018–19 League One 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
Total 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 4 0
Salisbury (loan) 2016–17 SFL - Division One S&W 37 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 46 0
Torquay United (loan) 2018–19 National League South 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Career total 46 0 0 0 1 0 11 0 58 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Club list of registered players" (PDF). The Football League. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  2. ^ "Trio offered professional contracts". Portsmouth FC. 25 April 2016. Retrieved 10 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Alex Bass-Player Profile". Eurosport. Retrieved 10 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Coventry City 3 Portsmouth 2". Portsmouth FC. 9 August 2016. Retrieved 10 August 2016.
  5. ^ "Pompey 2 Peterborough 0". Portsmouth FC. 5 May 2018. Retrieved 5 May 2018.
  6. ^ "Four Players Set To Leave Pompey". Portsmouth FC. 9 May 2018. Retrieved 9 May 2018.
  7. ^ "Kai Naismith exits Portsmouth, who release trio of Jez Bedford, Nicke Kabamba and Theo Widdrington". BBC Sport. 9 May 2018. Retrieved 9 May 2018.
  8. ^ "New Deal And Loan Move For Bass". Portsmouth FC. 9 July 2018. Retrieved 9 July 2018.
  9. ^ Alex Bass at Soccerway