Kyle Benedictus

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Kyle Benedictus
Personal information
Full name Kyle Benedictus
Date of birth (1991-12-07) 7 December 1991 (age 26)
Place of birth Dundee, Scotland
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Raith Rovers
Youth career
Lincraig B.C.
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2015 Dundee 84 (2)
2011 Montrose (loan) 5 (0)
2014–2015 Alloa Athletic (loan) 26 (0)
2015– Raith Rovers 65 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14:51, 6 November 2017 (UTC)

Kyle Benedictus (born 7 December 1991) is a Scottish footballer who plays as a centre half. He currently plays for Raith Rovers in the Scottish Championship.

He started his career with Lincraig Boys Club before moving to Dundee, and had loan spells at Montrose in 2011 and Alloa Athletic in the 2014–15 season.

Career[edit]

Dundee-born Benedictus made his début for Dundee on 1 November 2008 against Airdrie United at Dens Park, playing the full match.[1] He later signed a contract extension after breaking into the first team.[2]

On 28 January 2011 he joined Montrose on loan for a month.[3]

On 1 September 2014, Benedictus signed for Scottish Championship club Alloa Athletic on a season-long loan deal.[4]

On 10 June 2015 it was confirmed that Benedictus had signed for Raith Rovers.[5]

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played 4 November 2017
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Dundee 2008–09[6] First Division 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
2009–10[7] 5 0 0 0 2 0 1[a] 0 8 0
2010–11[8] 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
2011–12[9] 14 0 0 0 0 0 1[a] 0 15 0
2012–13[10] Premier League 27 1 1 0 1 0 29 1
2013–14[11] Championship 17 1 0 0 0 0 1[a] 0 18 1
2014–15[12] Premiership 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Dundee total 84 2 3 0 4 0 3 0 94 2
Montrose (loan) 2010–11[8] Third Division 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Alloa Athletic (loan) 2014–15[12] Championship 26 0 2 0 6[b] 2 34 2
Raith Rovers 2015–16[13] Championship 30 3 2 0 3 2 3[c] 0 38 5
2016–17[14] 30 0 2 0 4 1 3[d] 0 39 1
2017–18[15] League One 5 0 0 0 4 0 2[a] 0 11 0
Raith Rovers total 65 3 4 0 11 3 8 0 88 6
Career total 180 5 9 0 15 3 17 2 221 10
  1. ^ a b c d Appearances in the Scottish Challenge Cup
  2. ^ Two appearances in the Scottish Challenge Cup; four appearances and two goals in the Championship play-offs
  3. ^ One appearance in the Scottish Challenge Cup and two in the Premiership play-offs
  4. ^ One appearance in the Scottish Challenge Cup and two in the Championship play-offs


Honours[edit]

  • November 2008 – Young Player of the Month[16]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dundee 1–1 Airdrie Utd". Soccerbase. Retrieved 2008-11-20. 
  2. ^ "Kyle signs new deal". thedees.co.uk. 
  3. ^ "Montrose bring in First Division defender". Scottish Football League. Archived from the original on 4 February 2011. 
  4. ^ "BENEDICTUS OUT ON LOAN". Dundee F.C. 1 September 2014. Retrieved 1 September 2014. 
  5. ^ "McKinnon Ties Up Benedictus". Raith Rovers F.C. 10 June 2015. Retrieved 10 June 2015. 
  6. ^ "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2008/2009". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  7. ^ "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2009/2010". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  8. ^ a b "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2010/2011". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  9. ^ "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2011/2012". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  10. ^ "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2012/2013". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  11. ^ "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2013/2014". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  12. ^ a b "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2014/2015". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  13. ^ "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2015/2016". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  14. ^ "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2016/2017". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  15. ^ "Games played by Kyle Benedictus in 2017/2018". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 November 2017. 
  16. ^ "Kyle Is Phenomenal". thedees.co.uk. 5 December 2008. 

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