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Anthony Gordon
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Gordon playing for Everton in 2021
Personal information
Full name Anthony Michael Gordon[1]
Date of birth (2001-02-24) 24 February 2001 (age 21)[2]
Place of birth Liverpool, England
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.82 m)[3]
Position(s) Winger
Club information
Current team
Newcastle United
Youth career
Liverpool
0000–2017 Everton
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2023 Everton 65 (7)
2021Preston North End (loan) 11 (0)
2023– Newcastle United 0 (0)
International career
2018–2019 England U18 10 (0)
2019 England U19 7 (2)
2020 England U20 1 (0)
2021– England U21 9 (4)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 17:14, 29 January 2023 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 21:07, 27 September 2022 (UTC)

Anthony Michael Gordon (born 24 February 2001) is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League club Newcastle United and the England national under-21 team.

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Association football

Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of 11 players who primarily use their feet to propel a ball around a rectangular field called a pitch. The objective of the game is to score more goals than the opposite team by moving the ball beyond the goal line into a rectangular-framed goal defended by the opposing side. Traditionally, the game has been played over two 45 minute halves, for a total match time of 90 minutes. With an estimated 250 million players active in over 200 countries and territories, it is considered the world's most popular sport.

Premier League

Premier League

The Premier League is the highest level of the men's English football league system. Contested by 20 clubs, it operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the English Football League (EFL). Seasons typically run from August to May with each team playing 38 matches. Most games are played on Saturday and Sunday afternoons, with occasional weekday evening fixtures.

Newcastle United F.C.

Newcastle United F.C.

Newcastle United Football Club is an English professional football club based in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear. The club competes in the Premier League, the highest level of the English football league system. The club was founded in 1892 by the merger of Newcastle East End and Newcastle West End. The team play their home matches at St James' Park in the centre of Newcastle. Following the Taylor Report's requirement that all Premier League clubs have all-seater stadiums, the ground was modified in the mid-1990s and currently has a capacity of 52,305.

England national under-21 football team

England national under-21 football team

The England national under-21 football team, also known as England under-21s or England U21(s), is considered to be the feeder team for the England national football team.

Early life

Gordon was born in Liverpool, Merseyside.[4]

Club career

Everton

Gordon joined Everton as an 11-year-old[5] following his release from Liverpool.[6] On 6 December 2017, Gordon was named in Everton's first team squad for the Europa League match away to Apollon Limassol.[7] A day later, he made his first-team debut, coming on as an 88th-minute substitute in a 3–0 win.[8][9]

Gordon made his Premier League debut coming on as a substitute for Bernard in a 1–1 draw with West Ham United in January 2020. He received his first Premier League start in June 2020 in a 0–0 draw with Liverpool.

On 1 September 2020, Gordon signed a new five-year contract with Everton.[10]

Preston North End (loan)

On 1 February 2021, Gordon joined Championship club Preston North End on loan for the remainder of the 2020–21 season.[11] Five days later, he made his debut for Preston, being included in the starting line-up for a 2–1 home league defeat by Rotherham United.[12]

Newcastle United

Gordon signed for Premier League club Newcastle United on 29 January 2023 on a long-term contract for a transfer fee reported by BBC Sport to be an initial £40 million, potentially rising to £45 million in add-ons.[13]

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Everton F.C.

Everton F.C.

Everton Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Liverpool that competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. The club was a founder member of the Football League in 1888 and has competed in the top division for a record 119 seasons, having missed only four top-flight seasons. Everton is the club with the second-longest continuous presence in English top-flight football, and ranks third in the all-time points rankings. The club has won nine league titles, five FA Cups, one European Cup Winners' Cup and nine Charity Shields.

Liverpool F.C.

Liverpool F.C.

Liverpool Football Club is a professional football club based in Liverpool, England. The club competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. Founded in 1892, the club joined the Football League the following year and has played its home games at Anfield since its formation.

UEFA Europa League

UEFA Europa League

The UEFA Europa League, formerly the UEFA Cup, is an annual football club competition organised since 1971 by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) for eligible European football clubs. It is the second-tier competition of European club football, ranking below the UEFA Champions League and above the UEFA Europa Conference League. The UEFA Cup was the third-tier competition from 1971 to 1999 before the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup was discontinued, and it is still often referred to as the “C3” in reference of this. Clubs qualify for the competition based on their performance in their national leagues and cup competitions.

Premier League

Premier League

The Premier League is the highest level of the men's English football league system. Contested by 20 clubs, it operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the English Football League (EFL). Seasons typically run from August to May with each team playing 38 matches. Most games are played on Saturday and Sunday afternoons, with occasional weekday evening fixtures.

Bernard (footballer)

Bernard (footballer)

Bernard Anício Caldeira Duarte, better known as Bernard and Bernard Duarte, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Super League Greece club Panathinaikos. A left-sided player, he is known for his pace and technical ability.

West Ham United F.C.

West Ham United F.C.

West Ham United Football Club is an English professional football club that plays its home matches in Stratford, East London. The club competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. The club plays at the London Stadium, having moved from their former home, the Boleyn Ground, in 2016.

EFL Championship

EFL Championship

The English Football League Championship is the highest division of the English Football League (EFL) and second-highest overall in the English football league system, after the Premier League. The league is contested by 24 clubs.

Preston North End F.C.

Preston North End F.C.

Preston North End Football Club, commonly referred to as Preston, North End or PNE, is a professional football club in Preston, Lancashire, England, who currently play in the EFL Championship, the second tier of the English football league system. Originally a cricket club, Preston has been based at Deepdale since 1875. The club first took up football in 1878 as a winter fitness activity and decided to focus on it in May 1880, when the football club was officially founded. Deepdale is now football's oldest ground in terms of continuous use by a league club.

Rotherham United F.C.

Rotherham United F.C.

Rotherham United Football Club, nicknamed The Millers, is a professional football club based in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England, which compete in the EFL Championship. The club's colours were initially yellow and black, but changed to red and white around 1930. Since 2012 they have played home matches at the New York Stadium, having briefly moved to the Don Valley Stadium from their original home at Millmoor in 2008.

Newcastle United F.C.

Newcastle United F.C.

Newcastle United Football Club is an English professional football club based in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear. The club competes in the Premier League, the highest level of the English football league system. The club was founded in 1892 by the merger of Newcastle East End and Newcastle West End. The team play their home matches at St James' Park in the centre of Newcastle. Following the Taylor Report's requirement that all Premier League clubs have all-seater stadiums, the ground was modified in the mid-1990s and currently has a capacity of 52,305.

BBC Sport

BBC Sport

BBC Sport is the sports division of the BBC, providing national sports coverage for BBC television, radio and online. The BBC holds the television and radio UK broadcasting rights to several sports, broadcasting the sport live or alongside flagship analysis programmes such as Match of the Day, Test Match Special, Ski Sunday, Today at Wimbledon and previously Grandstand. Results, analysis and coverage is also added to the BBC Sport website and through the BBC Red Button interactive television service.

International career

Having represented his country at U18 and U19 level, Gordon made his debut for the England under-20s during a 2–0 victory over Wales at St George's Park on 13 October 2020.[14]

On 5 November 2021, Gordon received his first call up for the England under-21s[15] and scored twice on his debut, a 3–1 victory over Czech Republic at Turf Moor in 2023 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification on 11 November 2021.[16]

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England national under-20 football team

England national under-20 football team

England national under-20 football team, also known as England Under-20s or England U20(s), represents England in association football at an under-20 age level and is controlled by the Football Association, the governing body for football in England.

St George's Park National Football Centre

St George's Park National Football Centre

St George's Park (SGP) is the English Football Association's national football centre (NFC) built on a 330-acre (130 ha) site at Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire. The centre was officially opened by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on 9 October 2012.

England national under-21 football team

England national under-21 football team

The England national under-21 football team, also known as England under-21s or England U21(s), is considered to be the feeder team for the England national football team.

Czech Republic national under-21 football team

Czech Republic national under-21 football team

The Czech Republic national under-21 football team is the national under-21 association football team of the Czech Republic and is controlled by the Football Association of the Czech Republic. The team competes in the UEFA European Under-21 Championship, held every two years.

Turf Moor

Turf Moor

Turf Moor is an association football stadium in Burnley, Lancashire, England, which has been the home of Burnley F.C. since 1883. This unbroken service makes Turf Moor the second-longest continuously used ground in English professional football. The stadium is situated on Harry Potts Way, named after the manager who won the 1959–60 First Division with the club, and has a capacity of 21,944.

2023 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification

2023 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification

The 2023 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifying competition was a men's under-21 football competition to determine the 14 teams that would be joining the automatically qualified co-hosts Romania and Georgia in the 2023 UEFA European Under-21 Championship final tournament.

Career statistics

As of 29 January 2023
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League FA Cup EFL Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Everton 2017–18[17] Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 1[a] 0 1 0
2018–19[18] Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019–20[19] Premier League 11 0 0 0 1 0 12 0
2020–21[20] Premier League 3 0 2 0 2 0 7 0
2021–22[21] Premier League 35 4 4 0 1 0 40 4
2022–23[22] Premier League 16 3 1 0 1 0 18 3
Total 65 7 7 0 5 0 1 0 78 7
Everton U21 2018–19[18] 1[b] 0 1 0
2019–20[19] 3[b] 1 3 1
Total 4 1 4 1
Preston North End (loan) 2020–21[20] Championship 11 0 11 0
Newcastle United 2022–23[22] Premier League 0 0 0 0
Career total 76 7 7 0 5 0 5 1 93 8
  1. ^ Appearance in UEFA Europa League
  2. ^ a b Appearance(s) in EFL Trophy

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EFL Cup

EFL Cup

The EFL Cup, currently known as the Carabao Cup for sponsorship reasons, is an annual knockout competition and major trophy in men's domestic football in England. Organised by the English Football League (EFL), it is open to any club within the top four levels of the English football league system – 92 clubs in total – comprising the top-level Premier League, and the three divisions of the English Football League's own league competition.

Everton F.C.

Everton F.C.

Everton Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Liverpool that competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. The club was a founder member of the Football League in 1888 and has competed in the top division for a record 119 seasons, having missed only four top-flight seasons. Everton is the club with the second-longest continuous presence in English top-flight football, and ranks third in the all-time points rankings. The club has won nine league titles, five FA Cups, one European Cup Winners' Cup and nine Charity Shields.

2017–18 Everton F.C. season

2017–18 Everton F.C. season

The 2017–18 season was Everton's 64th consecutive season in the top flight of English football and their 140th year in existence. They participated in the Premier League, FA Cup, EFL Cup, and UEFA Europa League. Everton had a disappointing start to the campaign, leading to the dismissal of manager Ronald Koeman in October after a 5-2 home loss to Arsenal, Koeman sacked just 2 months into his second campaign in charge after guiding Everton into the UEFA Europa League in an impressive first season at the club. It was over a month after his departure that Sam Allardyce took over from interim manager David Unsworth, as prime target, Watford manager Marco Silva, was unable to be released from a contract with The Hornets to take over at Goodison Park. The fiasco led to a legal suit after Silva was controversially sacked by Watford after a downturn in results following his failure to secure the Everton job, and when Silva took over at Everton 2018-19, Everton were forced to pay £4 million in compensation to Watford for what was described as "an unwarranted approach" whilst Silva was still at Watford. Allardyce guided the club to 8th in the league, but could not prevent exits in the Europa League group stage and the FA Cup third round. Allardyce was dismissed at the conclusion of the season, with Everton's fans criticising Allardyce's style of play on a number of occasions; the club stated "The decision is part of a long-term plan".

2018–19 Everton F.C. season

2018–19 Everton F.C. season

The 2018–19 season was Everton's 65th consecutive season in the top flight of English football and their 141st year in existence. They participated in the Premier League, FA Cup and EFL Cup.

2019–20 Everton F.C. season

2019–20 Everton F.C. season

The 2019–20 season was Everton's 117th and 66th consecutive season in the top flight of English football. They participated in the Premier League, the FA Cup and the EFL Cup. The season covered the period from 1 July 2019 to 26 July 2020.

2020–21 Everton F.C. season

2020–21 Everton F.C. season

The 2020–21 Everton Football Club season was the club's 118th season in existence and the club's 67th consecutive season in the top flight of English football. In addition to the domestic league, Everton participated in this season's editions of the FA Cup and the EFL Cup.

2021–22 Everton F.C. season

2021–22 Everton F.C. season

The 2021–22 Everton Football Club season was the club's 143rd season in existence and the club's 68th consecutive season in the top flight of English football. In addition to the domestic league, Everton participated in this season's editions of the FA Cup and the EFL Cup.

2022–23 Everton F.C. season

2022–23 Everton F.C. season

The 2022–23 season is the 120th season in the existence of Everton Football Club and the club's 69th consecutive season in the top flight of English football. In addition to the league, they also competed in the FA Cup and the EFL Cup.

2020–21 Preston North End F.C. season

2020–21 Preston North End F.C. season

The 2020–21 Preston North End F.C. season was the club's 141st season in existence and their sixth consecutive season in the Championship. They also took part in the FA Cup and the EFL Cup. The season covers the period from July 2020 to 30 June 2021.

EFL Championship

EFL Championship

The English Football League Championship is the highest division of the English Football League (EFL) and second-highest overall in the English football league system, after the Premier League. The league is contested by 24 clubs.

2022–23 Newcastle United F.C. season

2022–23 Newcastle United F.C. season

The 2022–23 season is the 130th season in the existence of Newcastle United and the club's sixth consecutive season in the Premier League. In addition to the league, they are also competing in the FA Cup and EFL Cup.

EFL Trophy

EFL Trophy

The English Football League Trophy, known for sponsorship purposes as the Papa Johns Trophy, is an annual English association football knockout competition open to all clubs in EFL League One and EFL League Two, with the addition of 16 under-21 teams from Premier League and EFL Championship clubs since the 2016–17 season. It is the 3rd most prestigious knockout competition in English football after the FA Cup and the EFL Cup.

Honours

Individual

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External links
  • Profile at the Newcastle United F.C. website

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