Bradley Pritchard

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Bradley Pritchard
Pritchard, Bradley.jpg
Pritchard in 2011
Personal information
Full name Bradley Pritchard[1]
Date of birth (1985-12-19) 19 December 1985 (age 31)[2]
Place of birth Harare, Zimbabwe
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)[2]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Greenwich Borough
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2006 Carshalton Athletic
2006–2008 Nuneaton Borough 48 (2)
2008–2010 Tamworth 40 (5)
2010–2011 Hayes & Yeading United 46 (14)
2011–2014 Charlton Athletic 79 (3)
2014–2016 Leyton Orient 60 (1)
2016 Stevenage (loan) 4 (0)
2016– Greenwich Borough 21 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:28, 20 December 2016 (UTC).

Bradley Pritchard (born 19 December 1985) is a Zimbabwean professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Greenwich Borough. He previously played for Carshalton Athletic, Nuneaton Borough, Tamworth, Hayes & Yeading United and Charlton Athletic.

Career[edit]

Nuneaton Borough[edit]

Pritchard joined Conference North side Nuneaton Borough in 2006, but left the club following their liquidation at the end of the 2007–08 season.

Tamworth[edit]

Pritchard then joined local rivals Tamworth.[3] After finding the net four times, Pritchard was awarded Conference North Player of the Month award for October 2008.[4]

Hayes & Yeading United[edit]

Pritchard opted to join Conference National rivals, Hayes & Yeading United for the 2010–11 season, scoring 14 goals in 46 matches, and became a favourite among the fans.

Charlton Athletic[edit]

During the 2010–11 season, Pritchard worked voluntarily as a performance analyst with Charlton Athletic.[5] Following a short trial with the club, Pritchard signed a one-year playing contract with the option of a further twelve months with Charlton on 25 May 2011.[6] Pritchard's first appearance for The Addicks came in a pre-season friendly against Cardiff City at Estadio Guadalquivir del Coria CF, Spain. The Bluebirds won the game 1–0.[7] Pritchard made his league debut in the 2011–12 season opener against Bournemouth as an 86th-minute substitute for Scott Wagstaff. The game finished as a 3–0 win.[8] On 19 June 2012, Pritchard signed a two-year contract extension.[9] Pritchard then scored his first Addicks League goal on 8 December 2012 against Brighton & Hove Albion[10] before adding to his tally later in the season against Barnsley in a 6–0 away win[11] and in a 2–2 draw at Middlesbrough.[12] On 22 May 2014, he was released from Charlton Athletic.[13]

Leyton Orient[edit]

On 10 July 2014, Pritchard signed for Leyton Orient on a two-year contract, becoming the first signing of the Francesco Becchetti era.[14] Pritchard made his Orient league debut in a 2–1 loss to Chesterfield on the opening day of the season. He scored his first goal for the club in a 3–2 Football League Trophy win at Peterborough United on 2 September 2014. In May 2016, he was released from Leyton Orient when it was announced that he would not be retained when his contract expired.[15]

Greenwich Borough[edit]

On 1 September 2016, Pritchard joined Isthmian League Division One South club Greenwich Borough.[16] He made his debut for the club in a 3-0 victory over East Grinstead Town on 6 September.[17]

Honours[edit]

Club
Tamworth
Charlton Athletic
Individual

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Football League Limited: Club list of registered players as at 16th May 2015" (PDF). The Football League. 16 May 2015. p. 50. Retrieved 20 June 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Bradley Pritchard". 11v11. Retrieved 16 April 2016. 
  3. ^ "Pritchard signs and Lyttle stays too". TheLambs.co.uk. 13 June 2008. Retrieved 13 June 2008. 
  4. ^ "Pritchard wins league honour". TheLambs.co.uk. 3 November 2008. Retrieved 3 November 2008. 
  5. ^ Begley, Emlyn (22 May 2012). "Charlton's Bradley Pritchard: From CVs to Championship". bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 22 May 2012. 
  6. ^ "Charlton Athletic sign Hollands & Pritchard". BBC Sport. 25 May 2011. Retrieved 25 May 2011. 
  7. ^ "Bluebirds beat Charlton in pre-season friendly". WalesOnline.co.uk. 16 July 2011. Retrieved 16 July 2011. 
  8. ^ "Charlton 3–0 Bournemouth". BBC Sport. 6 August 2011. Retrieved 6 August 2011. 
  9. ^ "Pritchard pens new Addicks deal". Charlton Athletic. 19 June 2012. Retrieved 30 June 2012. 
  10. ^ "Charlton 2–2 Brighton". BBC Sport. 8 December 2012. Retrieved 28 April 2013. 
  11. ^ "Barnsley 0–6 Charlton". BBC Sport. 13 April 2013. Retrieved 28 April 2013. 
  12. ^ "Middlesbrough 2–2 Charlton". BBC Sport. 27 April 2013. Retrieved 28 April 2013. 
  13. ^ "Charlton announce list of released players". Charlton Athletic. 22 May 2014. 
  14. ^ "Bradley Pritchard: Leyton Orient sign ex-Charlton Athletic man". BBC Sport. 10 July 2014. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  15. ^ "Leyton Orient: Mathieu Baudry among eight players to leave League Two club". BBC Sport. 17 May 2016. Retrieved 24 May 2016. 
  16. ^ "Greenwich Borough sign Bradley Pritchard - News - Greenwich Borough (2013) FC". www.greenwichboroughfc.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-09-06. 
  17. ^ "Greenwich Borough v East Grinstead Town". Football Web Pages.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-09-06. 

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