Josh Scowen

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Josh Scowen
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Scowen in action for Queens Park Rangers in 2017
Personal information
Full name Joshua Scowen[1]
Date of birth (1993-03-28) 28 March 1993 (age 25)
Place of birth Cheshunt, Hertfordshire[2]
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Queens Park Rangers
Number 11
Youth career
0000–2011 Wycombe Wanderers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2015 Wycombe Wanderers 91 (3)
2011–2012Hemel Hempstead Town (loan)
2012Eastbourne Borough (loan) 8 (0)
2015–2017 Barnsley 102 (10)
2017– Queens Park Rangers 39 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 08:29, 14 April 2018 (UTC)

Josh Charlie Scowen (born 28 March 1993) is a professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Queens Park Rangers.

Career[edit]

Wycombe Wanderers[edit]

Scowen came through Wycombe Wanderers's youth system, making his professional debut on 26 March 2011, in their 3–0 away win over Morecambe in League Two.[3] He came on as substitute for Kevin Betsy in the 89th minute.[3] Wycombe striker, Scott Rendell said; "It's great to see him come out and get his chance because he will be a big player for this club if he carries on doing what he’s doing."[4]

In April 2011, he was one of four Wycombe academy scholars to be awarded professional contracts by the club,[5] on 21 October 2011, he signed a three-month loan deal with Hemel Hempstead Town.[6]

Eastbourne Borough (loan)[edit]

Scowen joined Eastbourne Borough on a six-month loan deal in August 2012, reuniting him with former Hemel Hempstead manager Tommy Widdrington.[7]

Return to Wycombe[edit]

Scowen was recalled by Wycombe following their appointment of a new manager,[8] after a strong first half to the 2014–15 season, Scowen attracted the attention of several higher-league clubs, and in January 2015, Scowen left Wycombe to join Barnsley.

Barnsley[edit]

On 15 January 2015, Scowen joined League One, Barnsley.[9]

Queens Park Rangers[edit]

On 1 July 2017, Scowen joined Championship club, Queens Park Rangers, following his release from Barnsley.[10]

Career Statistics[edit]

As of match played 10 February 2018[11]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Wycombe Wanderers 2010–11 League Two 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2011–12 League One 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012–13 League Two 34 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 36 1
2013–14 League Two 37 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 42 1
2014–15 League Two 18 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 20 1
Total 91 3 5 0 1 0 3 0 100 3
Barnsley 2014–15 League One 21 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 4
2015–16 League One 37 4 0 0 1 1 6 0 44 5
2016–17 Championship 38 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 44 3
Total 96 10 2 0 2 2 6 0 109 12
Queens Park Rangers 2017–18 Championship 29 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 30 1
Career total 216 14 8 0 3 2 9 0 236 16

Honours[edit]

Barnsley

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Football League Limited: Club list of registered players as at 16th May 2015" (PDF). The Football League. 16 May 2015. p. 39. Retrieved 4 August 2015. 
  2. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack, eds. (2012). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2012–2013 (43rd ed.). London: Headline. p. 557. ISBN 978-0-7553-6356-8. 
  3. ^ a b "Morecambe 0 - 3 Wycombe". BBC Sport. 26 March 2011. Retrieved 28 March 2011. 
  4. ^ Carswell, Andy (27 March 2011). "Big future predicted for Scowen after debut". Bucks Free Press. Retrieved 28 March 2011. 
  5. ^ "Four sign Wycombe Wanderers pro contracts". BBC Sport. 12 April 2011. Retrieved 12 April 2011. 
  6. ^ "Scowen makes loan move". Wycombe Wanderers F.C. 21 October 2011. Retrieved 21 October 2011. 
  7. ^ "Wycombe Young Midfielder In On Loan". Eastbourne Borough F.C. 14 August 2012. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  8. ^ "Scowen recalled by Wanderers". Eastbourne Borough F.C. 27 September 2012. Retrieved 27 September 2012. 
  9. ^ "Josh Scowen qpr signs for Barnsley". Wycombe Wanderers F.C. 15 January 2015. 
  10. ^ "Josh Scowen: QPR sign midfielder after Barnsley exit". BBC. 1 July 2017. 
  11. ^ Josh Scowen at Soccerway. Retrieved 11 February 2018.
  12. ^ Cartwright, Phil (3 April 2016). "Barnsley 3–2 Oxford United". BBC Sport. Retrieved 17 April 2016. 
  13. ^ Stevens, Rob (29 May 2016). "Barnsley 3–1 Millwall". BBC Sport. Retrieved 29 May 2016. 

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