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Leon Best

Leon Best
Full Name Leon Julian Brendan Best
Dob 19-09-1986
Pob Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Country Of Birth EnglandEngland
Nationality IrelandIreland
Position Forward
Debut Aston Villa 0-0 (H) Sky Bet Championship 17-9-2016
Final game Lincoln City 0-1 (A) Emirates FA Cup 3rd Round Replay 17-1-2017
Era Professional
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Club Appearance Record

Season Lge Apps Lge Goals Cup Apps Cup Goals Tot Apps Tot Goals Oth Apps Oth Goals Res Apps Res Goals Youth Apps Youth Goals Third Apps Third Goals
2016-17 5(6) 1 6(6) 4 3
TOTALS 5(6) 1 6(6) 4 3

Career Record

Club Date Signed Date Left Fee
Notts County 2002 July 2004 Trainee
Southampton July 2004 July 2007 Academy
Queens Park Rangers December 2004 January 2005 On Loan
Sheffield Wednesday August 2005 August 2005 On Loan
Sheffield Wednesday January 2006 May 2006 On Loan
AFC Bournemouth August 2006 November 2006 On Loan
Yeovil Town November 2006 February 2007 On Loan
Coventry City July 2007 February 2010 £650,000
Newcastle United February 2010 July 2012 £1,500,000
Blackburn Rovers July 2012 November 2015 £3,000,000
Sheffield Wednesday February 2014 May 2014 On Loan
Derby County August 2014 January 2015 On Loan
Brighton & Hove Albion January 2015 June 2015 On Loan
Rotherham United November 2015 June 2016 Free
Ipswich Town August 2016 August 2016 On Trial
Ipswich Town August 2016 June 2017 Free
Charlton Athletic November 2017 January 2018 Free

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