Anton Blackwood

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Anton Blackwood
Personal information
Date of birth (1991-08-18) 18 August 1991 (age 25)
Playing position Right-back
Club information
Current team
Haringey Borough
Youth career
Arsenal
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 Tottenham Hotspur 0 (0)
2011 Aveley 1 (0)
2012 St Albans City 1 (0)
2012–2013 Barton Rovers
2013 Thurrock
2014–? Cheshunt
2015– Haringey Borough
National team
2012– Antigua and Barbuda 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21:42, 11 November 2014 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22:08, 17 March 2012 (UTC)

Anton Blackwood is a footballer who plays for Haringey Borough. He is an Antigua and Barbuda international.[1]

Club career[edit]

Blackwood's early career was at Arsenal, before he was released in 2009. He then joined Tottenham Hotspur on a one-year contract.[2]

He played one league game for Aveley in October 2011,[3] then moved to St Albans City in February 2012,[4] and Barton Rovers in September 2012.[5][6]

At the start of the 2013-2014 season Blackwood signed for Thurrock.[7] He was released at the turn of 2013.[8] In the summer of 2014 he was signed by Cheshunt,[9] and by Haringey Borough in the summer of 2015.[10]

International career[edit]

He made his international debut on 29 February 2012 in a friendly match against Trinidad & Tobago. Unfortunately he was injured and had to be substituted after 16 minutes of the match.[11]

Personal life[edit]

Anton Blackwood is the brother of Queens Park Rangers prospect Tyler Blackwood.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Blackwood, Anton". National Football Teams. Retrieved 17 March 2012. 
  2. ^ "Spurs sign former Arsenal youngster Anton Blackwood". The. Retrieved 17 March 2012. 
  3. ^ "Anton Blackwood profile". Ryman Isthmian Football League. Retrieved 6 April 2012. 
  4. ^ "Saints Release Two". NonLeagueDaily.com. Retrieved 17 March 2012. 
  5. ^ "Rovers snap up ex-Spurs and Arsenal youngster". Luton Today. 26 September 2012. Retrieved 13 August 2015. 
  6. ^ "Barton defender heads for Ricky Hills' Tampa Bay Rowdies". Luton Today. 2 February 2013. Retrieved 13 August 2015. 
  7. ^ "Thurrock sign Anton Blackwood". Pitchero Thurrock FC. 8 August 2013. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 
  8. ^ "Players moving on". Pitchero Thurrock FC. 9 January 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  9. ^ "Former Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal player among new Cheshunt FC signings". Hertfordshire Mercury. 30 June 2014. Retrieved 11 November 2014. 
  10. ^ "Loizou excited by 'new era' as Haringey Borough start life in the Ryman League". Ham & High Broadway. 6 August 2015. Retrieved 8 September 2015. 
  11. ^ "Antigua and Barbuda VS. Trinidad And Tobago 0 - 4". Soccerway. Retrieved 6 April 2012.