Matt Smith (fitbawer, born 1982)

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Matt Smith
Personal information
Full name Matthew Terence Smith
Date o birth (1982-10-14) 14 October 1982 (age 36)
Place o birth Chichester, Ingland
Hicht 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Playin poseetion Centre back
Club information
Current team
Brisbane Roar
Nummer 2
Youth career
UWE Hartpury University, Gloucestershire
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2001 Portsmouth 0 (0)
2005 Chichester City 18 (5)
2006–2007 Cirencester Town
2007 Palm Beach 25 (2)
2008–2010 Brisbane Strikers 24 (3)
2009–2010North Queensland Fury (loan) 11 (0)
2010– Brisbane Roar 97 (5)
Naitional team
2012– Australie 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anerly an correct as o 16 March 2014

Matthew Terence "Matt" Smith (born 14 October 1982) is an Inglis-Australie fitbaa (soccer) player who plays for Brisbane Roar in the A-League. Smith stairtit his Australie profeesional fitbaa career wi North Queensland Fury durin the 2009/10 A-League saison an then signed a twa-year contract wi Brisbane Roar at the stairt o the A-League 2010/11 saison.

Club career[eedit | eedit soorce]

Born in Chichester, Ingland, Smith stairtit his career playin varsity fitbaa in Ingland, whaur he representit several different Varsities afore bein signed bi Championship club Portsmouth. Smith muivit tae Australie for ane year in 2004 an returned in 2006, durin which time he attendit Hartpury College in Gloucestershire an completit his Maisters degree in Sports Management. He muivit tae Australie an played for Palm Beach afore muivin tae Brisbane Strikers. He wis signed on a injury replacement loan at North Queensland Fury tae replace Scottish defender Scott Wilson.[1]

Brisbane Roar[eedit | eedit soorce]

On 16 Apryle 2010 it wis annooncit that Smith jyned the Brisbane Roar on a twa-year deal efter his contract wi North Queensland expired due tae awnership chynges.[2] On 6 September 2011, the Roar annooncit that Smith wad replace depairtit midfielder Matt McKay as caiptain o the club.[3] On 10 September 2012, Smith signed a new 3 year contract at the Roar, extendin his stay until the end o the 2015/16 season.[4]

Personal[eedit | eedit soorce]

Smith marriet Aicha Bendjelloul on Mey 17 in a ceevil ceremony in Brisbane, Australie. Thay then celebratit wi faimily an friends bi hostin a pairty on the Thai island o Koh Samui.[5]
Thegither, thay hae 3 childer Iyla, Ava an Owen.[6] Smith is qualifeed wi a BA Degree in Marketing an Leisure Management an a Masters in Sports Management frae Hartpury College in Gloucestershire.

Honors[eedit | eedit soorce]

Aw includin Brisbane Roar :

A-League statistics[eedit | eedit soorce]

As o 16 March 2014
Club Saison League1 Cup Internaitional2 Tot
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
North Queensland Fury 2009–10 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
Tot 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
Brisbane Roar 2010–11 33 2 0 0 0 0 33 2
2011–12 27 0 0 0 5 0 32 0
2012–13 14 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
2013–14 23 3 0 0 0 0 23 3
Tot 97 5 0 0 5 0 102 5
Career Tot 108 5 0 0 5 0 113 5

1 - includes A-League feenal series statistics
2 - includes FIFA Club World Cup statistics; AFC Champions League statistics are included in season commencing efter group stages (i.e. ACL an A-League seasons etc.)

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