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|Date of birth||24 December 1988|
|Place of birth||Sheffield, England|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|2009||→ Burton Albion (loan)||6||(1)|
|2013–2016||North Ferriby United||50||(3)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21:41, 16 October 2014 (UTC).
He signed a new one-year contract with Rotherham in May 2008.
In January 2009, Yates joined Conference National club Burton Albion initially on a month's loan, which was subsequently extended to the end of the season. He scored his first goal for Burton in a 1–0 win away to Grays Athletic in only his second game for the club, a match which also set a new Conference record of twelve consecutive wins.