Jay Bothroyd

Born May 5, 1982
Age 33
Hometown Islington
Team England national ...
Position Striker

Jay Bothroyd is an English footballer who plays for Queens Park Rangers as a striker. He has also played for the England national team. He was a product of the Arsenal Academy and came to prominence during the 1999–2000 FA Youth Cup Final win against Coventry City. He left Arsenal to join Coventry City, later playing for Perugia, Blackburn Rovers, Charlton Athletic, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Stoke City and Cardiff City before joining his current club.… Read More

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1982 Birth Born on May 5, 1982.


1999 17 Years Old He has also played for the England national team. He was a product of the Arsenal Academy and came to prominence during the 1999–2000 FA Youth Cup Final win against Coventry City. … Read More
Having initially been on the books at Arsenal, at eighteen years of age, Bothroyd was sold to Coventry City after throwing his shirt at youth coach Don Howe and the bench having been substituted in the 2000 Premier League Youth Cup final against West Ham United.
2001 19 Years Old Bothroyd only featured for Coventry after many other members of the squad had to be sold off to relieve the club's financial problems. He scored his debut goal in a defeat against Bradford City on 24 August 2001, and in the 2002–03 season became the club's top-scorer with 11 goals.


2003 21 Years Old 1 More Event
Bothroyd's form for Coventry brought interest from Perugia, and he transferred to the Italian side when his Coventry contract expired in 2003.
2004 22 Years Old 1 More Event
He joined Blackburn Rovers in August 2004 on loan from Perugia. … Read More
2005 - 2007 3 More Events
After Wolves signed new strikers Sylvan Ebanks-Blake and brought in Kevin Kyle on loan during the January transfer window, Bothroyd found himself out of first team contention. To gain playing time, he moved to fellow Championship side Stoke City on an initial month's loan on 14 March 2008, later extended to the end of the season, which ended in promotion to the Premier League. … Read More
Bothroyd made a bright start to the 2009–10 season, scoring the second goal in the first ever League game at the Cardiff City Stadium in a 4–0 victory over Scunthorpe United.
2010 28 Years Old 1 More Event
Bothroyd started the 2010–11 season in good form, scoring 15 goals in 16 games in all competitions. … Read More
On 23 April 2011, Bothroyd scored a fantastic long range goal against league leaders QPR, later after the match, there were many wondering if he ment to cross instead of going for goal but Bothroyd claimed he went for goal.


2012 30 Years Old On 31 August 2012, Bothroyd signed on loan to Sheffield Wednesday until 2 January 2013, in a move that saw him re-united with former manager Dave Jones, who he had worked with for three years at Cardiff City. … Read More
2014 32 Years Old 1 More Event
On 8 January 2014, Bothroyd ended a six-month period of free agency by signing a two-year deal with Muangthong United of the Thai Premier League. … Read More
2015 33 Years Old In February 2015, Bothroyd signed for J2 League side Júbilo Iwata. … Read More
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