Luke Gambin

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Luke Gambin
Personal information
Full name Luke David Gambin[1]
Date of birth (1993-03-16) 16 March 1993 (age 23)[2]
Place of birth Sutton, England
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)[2]
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Barnet
Number 11
Youth career
AFC Wimbledon
2010–2012 Barnet
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011– Barnet 105 (11)
2011–2012 Hemel Hempstead Town (loan) 4 (0)
2012 Hendon (loan) 2 (0)
National team
2016– Malta 2 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 07:49, 8 May 2016 (UTC).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21:34, 31 May 2016 (UTC)

Luke David Gambin (born 16 March 1993) is an English-born Maltese footballer who plays as a midfielder for Barnet.

Career[edit]

Gambin was born in Sutton, London, England.[3] He started his career in the youth team of AFC Wimbledon and joined Barnet in the summer of 2010, on a two-year apprenticeship. He made his debut for the Bees on 28 April 2012, in a 4–0 win over his old club AFC Wimbledon, coming on as a late substitute for Scott McGleish.[4] In November 2012, Gambin joined Hendon on loan. He scored his first goal for Barnet on 9 March 2013 at home to Morecambe.[5]

International career[edit]

Gambin is of Maltese descent and joined the Malta squad for training in June 2015.[6] His application for Maltese citizenship was successful and he was called up to the national team in May 2016.[7] He made his debut when he started in a friendly against the Czech Republic on 27 May 2016.[8]

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played 19 March 2016.
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Barnet 2011–12[9] League Two 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2012–13[10] League Two 10 2 0 0 0 0 10 2
2013–14[11] Conference Premier 24 1 0 0 1[a] 0 25 1
2014–15[11] Conference Premier 26 4 2 0 2[a] 0 30 4
2015–16[12] League Two 44 4 2 0 2 0 1[b] 0 49 4
Total 105 11 4 0 2 0 4 0 115 11
Hemel Hempstead Town (loan) 2011–12[13] Southern League Premier Division 4 0 4 0
Hendon (loan) 2012–13[14] Isthmian League Premier Division 2 0 1 0 3 0
Career total 111 11 5 0 2 0 4 0 122 11

International[edit]

Malta national team[15]
Year Apps Goals
2016 2 0
Total 2 0


  1. ^ a b Appearances in FA Trophy
  2. ^ Appearances in Football League Trophy

Honours[edit]

Barnet

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.thefa.com/~/media/files/thefaportal/governance-docs/registrations/july-2015.ashx.
  2. ^ a b "Luke Gambin". 11v11. Retrieved 22 March 2016. 
  3. ^ "Gambin, LD (Luke)", English National Football Archive  External link in |work= (help)
  4. ^ "Barnet 4-0 Wimbledon". BBC Sport. Retrieved 28 April 2012. 
  5. ^ Barnet 4 - 1 Morecambe
  6. ^ National team... Barnet winger Gambin starts five-day trial
  7. ^ Luke Gambin selected to play for Malta!
  8. ^ Czech Republic vs. Malta 6 - 0
  9. ^ "Games played by Luke Gambin in 2011/2012". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 22 March 2016. 
  10. ^ "Games played by Luke Gambin in 2012/2013". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 22 March 2016. 
  11. ^ a b "Games played by Luke Gambin - Soccerway". Soccerway. Retrieved 22 March 2016. 
  12. ^ "Games played by Luke Gambin in 2015/2016". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 22 March 2016. 
  13. ^ "Games played by Luke Gambin - Hemel". Hemel FC. Retrieved 22 March 2016. 
  14. ^ "Games played by Luke Gambin - Hendon". Greensnet. Retrieved 22 March 2016. 
  15. ^ Luke Gambin | National Football Teams

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