Jordan Cousins

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Jordan Cousins
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Personal information
Full name Jordan Paul Cousins[1]
Date of birth (1994-03-06) 6 March 1994 (age 25)
Place of birth Greenwich, England
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)[2]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Queens Park Rangers
Number 8
Youth career
2006–2012 Charlton Athletic
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2016 Charlton Athletic 125 (7)
2016– Queens Park Rangers 59 (1)
National team
2008–2010 England U16 11 (1)
2009–2011 England U17 22 (0)
2011 England U18 1 (0)
2014 England U20 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12:00, 11 April 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14:21, 27 November 2017 (UTC)

Jordan Paul Cousins (born 6 March 1994) is an English professional footballer who plays primarily as a midfielder for Queens Park Rangers.

Club career[edit]

Cousins began his career with Deptford Green football team before moving toCharlton Athletic and won the League One Apprentice of the Year award in 2012.[3] He made his professional debut on 6 August 2013 in a 4–0 win against Oxford United in the League Cup.[4] On 17 August 2013, he scored on his league debut in a 2–2 draw against Barnsley.[5] On 4 October 2013, Cousins signed a new three-year contract at the club, keeping him at The Valley until 2016.[6] On 31 July 2015, Cousins signed a new four-year deal.[7]

On 13 July 2016, Cousins joined Queens Park Rangers on a three-year deal.[8]

International career[edit]

Cousins has been capped by England at Under 16, Under-17 and Under-18 level, he appeared for the Under-17's at both the 2011 UEFA European Under-17 Championship and the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup. In May 2014 he was called up to the Under-20 squad for the first time.

Personal life[edit]

Cousins is the cousin of former Arsenal full back Kerrea Gilbert.[9]

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played 6 April 2019.[10]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Charlton Athletic 2013–14 42 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 47 2
2014–15 44 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 47 3
2015–16 39 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 42 2
Charlton Athletic total 125 7 6 0 5 0 0 0 136 7
Queens Park Rangers 2016–17 18 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 21 0
2017–18 15 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 16 0
2018–19 26 1 2 0 3 0 0 0 31 1
Queens Park Rangers total 59 1 4 0 5 0 0 0 68 1
Career total 184 8 10 0 10 0 0 0 204 8

References[edit]

  1. ^ "EFL: Retained list: 2015/16" (PDF). English Football League. p. 19. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 December 2016. Retrieved 26 June 2016.
  2. ^ "Charlton Athletic FC Player Profiles: Jordan Cousins". Charlton Athletic F.C. Archived from the original on 4 June 2015. Retrieved 1 April 2015.
  3. ^ "Rickie Lambert named Football League Player of the Year". BBC. BBC Sport. 11 March 2012.
  4. ^ "Charlton 4-0 Oxford". BBC Sport. Retrieved 7 August 2013.
  5. ^ "Barnsley 2-2 Charlton" BBC Sport. 17 August 2013. Retrieved 17 August 2013.
  6. ^ "Cousins signs new three-year contract". Charlton Athletic Official Website. Archived from the original on 7 October 2013. Retrieved 7 October 2013.
  7. ^ "Jordan Cousins sings new four-year deal". Charlton Athletic Official Website. 31 July 2015. Archived from the original on 5 August 2015. Retrieved 31 July 2015.
  8. ^ "QPR have completed the signing of highly-rated midfielder Jordan Cousins from Charlton Athletic".
  9. ^ "Jordan Cousins reveals former Arsenal starlet Kerrea Gilbert keeps him focused". The Sun. 28 November 2015. Retrieved 19 April 2016.
  10. ^ Jordan Cousins at Soccerbase

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