Player profiles: Jordan Rhodes

Personal Information

Full name: Jordan Luke Rhodes

Date of Birth: 5th February 1990 (27 years old)

Place of Birth: Oldham, England

Height: 6ft1 (1.85m)

Playing position: Striker

Youth Career

2003-2005 Barnsley

2005-2007 Ipswich Town

Senior Career (appearances)(goals) –loan

2007-2009 Ipswich Town (10) (1)

2007 Oxford United (4) (0)

2008 Rochdale (5) (2)

2009 Brentford (14) (7)

2009-2012 Huddersfield Town (124) (73)

2012-2016 Blackburn Rovers (159) (83)

2016-2017 Middlesbrough (24) (6)

2017- Sheffield Wednesday* (7) (3)

National Team(appearances)(goals)

2011-2012 Scotland U21 (8) (8)

2011- Scotland (13) (3)

Jordan Rhodes has six honours to his name. He has won top scorer for Huddersfield in all  three seasons, named the League One Player of the Year in 2012 and finished the top scorer in the league in the same season, won Blackburn’s Player of the Season in 2013 and was selected in The Football Manager Team of the Decade in 2015. Additionally to this, he won promotion to the Championship with Huddersfield in 2012 through the Play Offs and has won promotion to the Premier League with Middlesbrough in 2016.

 

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Rhodes at Huddersfield.

 

*On 1 February 2017, it was announced that Rhodes had signed for Sheffield Wednesday on loan for the rest of the 2016–17 season, with the transfer becoming permanent at the end of the season for a club record fee of £10 million.

 

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Rhodes at Blackburn

 

Altogether, Jordan Rhodes has made 384 appearances and scored 193 goals in his career so far.

 

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Rhodes at Middlesbrough

 

FACT: On 17th December 2011, Rhodes scored all 4 goals for Huddersfield in a 4-4 draw against Sheffield Wednesday. At the end of the game, the Owls fans were applauding Rhodes for his impressive performance!

 

rhodes vs wigan
After all the rumours, many Owls fans thought they would never see Rhodes in a Wednesday shirt.

 

 

 

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