Ricky Charles

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Ricky Charles
Personal information
Date of birth (1975-06-19) 19 June 1975 (age 41)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
QPR St George's
Youth career
Bryant & Stratton College
2003–2004 University of South Carolina-Spartanburg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2006 New Hampshire Phantoms 24 (4)
2007 Brooklyn Knights 12 (7)
2008 St. Ann's Rangers ? (3)
2009– QPR St George's
National team
1995– Grenada ? (37)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 30, 2008.

Ricky Charles (born 16 June 1975) is a footballer (midfielder) from Grenada, who has played for the Grenada national football team.[1]

Club career[edit]

Charles played university soccer at Bryant & Stratton College and the University of South Carolina - Spartanburg, and was inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association Hall of Fame.[2] He then played for the New Hampshire Phantoms and Brooklyn Knights,[3] before playing for St. Ann's Rangers in the TT Pro League.[4]

He also had a trial in 1996 with West Bromwich Albion, but that did not amount to anything.

International career[edit]

Charles scored one goal at the 1995 Caribbean Cup,[5] four goals at the 2001 Caribbean Nations Cup[6] and two goals at the 2005 Caribbean Cup,[7] He has also scored eight goals in twelve qualifying matches for various FIFA World Cups.[1]

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
 ? October 13, 2010 St´Georges  Suriname 3-1 Win 2010 Caribbean Championship


  1. ^ a b Ricky CharlesFIFA competition record
  2. ^ "USC Upstate Takes On Lipscomb, Belmont at Home". USC Upstate Athletics. 2007-10-01. 
  3. ^ Player profile on BK Soccer website
  4. ^ "Goalscorers". TT Pro League. Archived from the original on 22 December 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-30. 
  5. ^ "International Matches 1995 - North and Central America and Caribbean". RSSSF. Retrieved 2008-10-30. 
  6. ^ "Copa Caribe 2001". RSSSF. Retrieved 2008-10-30. 
  7. ^ "Copa Caribe 2005". RSSSF. Retrieved 2008-10-30. 

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