Tyler Smith (footballer)

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Tyler Smith
Personal information
Full name Tyler Gavin Junior Smith[1]
Date of birth (1998-12-04) 4 December 1998 (age 21)
Place of birth Sheffield, England
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)[2]
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Rochdale
(on loan from Sheffield United)
Number 11
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018– Sheffield United 0 (0)
2018Barrow (loan) 23 (10)
2019Doncaster Rovers (loan) 14 (2)
2019Bristol Rovers (loan) 20 (3)
2020–Rochdale (loan) 4 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 09:58, 9 February 2020 (UTC)

Tyler Gavin Junior Smith (born 4 December 1998) is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Rochdale, on loan from Sheffield United.

Career[edit]

Born in Sheffield, Smith began his career with Sheffield United.[2] He spent the first half of the 2018–19 season on loan at Barrow,[2] before moving on loan to Doncaster Rovers in January 2019.[3] He scored two goals on his debut on 19 January 2019, and was praised by manager Grant McCann as being "a star in the making".[4] In July 2019 he moved on loan to Bristol Rovers for the 2019–20 season.[5] In January 2020 he moved on loan to Rochdale.[6]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 9 February 2020
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
Sheffield United 2018–19[7] Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019–20[8] Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Barrow (loan) 2018–19[2] National League 23 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 24 11
Doncaster Rovers (loan) 2018–19[7] League One 14 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 2
Bristol Rovers (loan) 2019–20[8] League One 20 3 3 0 2 2 3 0 28 5
Rochdale (loan) 2019–20[8] League One 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
Career total 61 16 4 1 2 2 3 0 70 19

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Club list of registered players: As at 19th May 2019" (PDF). English Football League. Retrieved 1 August 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d Tyler Smith at Soccerway. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Doncaster Rovers: Sheffield United forward Tyler Smith agrees loan until end of season". BBC Sport. 31 December 2018. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Sheffield United loanee Tyler Smith saluted by Doncaster Rovers boss Grant McCann after double". Yorkshire Post. 21 January 2019. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  5. ^ "Bristol Rovers: Sheffield United striker Tyler Smith agrees season-long loan deal". BBC Sport. 10 July 2019. Retrieved 25 August 2019.
  6. ^ "Tyler Smith: Rochdale sign forward from Sheffield United". BBC Sport. 15 January 2020. Retrieved 15 January 2020.
  7. ^ a b "Games played by Tyler Smith in 2018/2019". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  8. ^ a b c "Games played by Tyler Smith in 2019/2020". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 20 September 2019.