Ashleigh Townsend

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Ashleigh Townsend
Personal information
Full name Ashleigh Peter Townsend
Date of birth (1984-08-05) 5 August 1984 (age 32)
Place of birth Halifax, England
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
2003–2006 Cumberlands Patriots
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006 Indiana Invaders 1 (0)
2007 Cincinnati Kings 19 (0)
2008 Wilmington Hammerheads 6 (0)
2009 Real Maryland Monarchs 14 (0)
2013 Sollefteå GIF 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 April 2010.

Ashleigh Townsend (born 5 August 1984) is an English footballer.

Career[edit]

College[edit]

Townsend moved from his native England to the United States in 2003 to play college soccer at the University of the Cumberlands, where he was recognized by the Mid-South Conference all four years as a member of the All-Conference Team.

Professional[edit]

Townsend began his professional career in 2007 when he signed for the Cincinnati Kings of the USL Second Division,[1] and made his professional debut on 21 April 2007 in Cincinnati's 2–0 opening day loss to the Richmond Kickers.[2] He went on to make 19 appearances for the Kings in his debut season.

Following Cincinnati's relegation to the USL Premier Development League, Townsend moved to Wilmington Hammerheads in 2008,[3] and moved to the Real Maryland Monarchs in 2009.[4]

In 2013, Townsend joined Sollefteå GIF, but left the Swedish club before the start of the season.[5]

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