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Encyclopedia > Kevin Davies
Kevin Davies
Personal information
Full name Kevin Cyril Davies
Date of birth March 26, 1977 (1977-03-26) (age 30)
Place of birth    Sheffield, England
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current club Bolton Wanderers
Number 14
Senior clubs1
Years Club App (Gls)*
1993-1997
1997-1998
1998-2000
2000-2003
2003
2003-
Chesterfield
Southampton
Blackburn Rovers
Southampton
Millwall (loan)
Bolton Wanderers
129 (22)
025 0(9)
024 0(1)
082 (10)
009 0(3)
144 (32)   
National team
England U21 003 0(0)

1 Senior club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only and
correct as of 10:35, 30 September 2007 (UTC).
* Appearances (Goals) March 26 is the 85th day of the year (86th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... For other uses, see Sheffield (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... The striker (wearing the red shirt) has run past the defender (in the white shirt) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to attempt to stop the ball. ... Bolton Wanderers Football Club (also known as The Trotters) are an English professional football club based in Horwich, in the Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England. ... Chesterfield Football Club is an English football club based in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. ... Southampton Football Club is a professional English football team, nicknamed The Saints and based in the city of Southampton. ... Blackburn Rovers Football Club are an English Premier League football club based in the town of Blackburn, Lancashire. ... Southampton Football Club is a professional English football team, nicknamed The Saints and based in the city of Southampton. ... Millwall Football Club are an English professional football team based at the New Den Stadium in Bermondsey, South East London. ... Bolton Wanderers Football Club (also known as The Trotters) are an English professional football club based in Horwich, in the Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England. ... First International England U-21 0-0 Wales U-21 (Molineux, Wolverhampton; December 15, 1976) Largest win England U-21 8-1 Finland U-21 (Boothferry Park, Hull; October 12, 1977) Worst defeat Romania U-21 4-0 England U-21 (PloieÅŸti, Romania; October 14, 1980) & England U-21...

Kevin Davies (born March 26, 1977 in Sheffield, England) is an English football player who currently plays for Bolton Wanderers as a striker. Kevin Jon Davies is a British television and video director primarily associated with documentaries and spin-off videos associated with Doctor Who and The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy. ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year (86th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... For other uses, see Sheffield (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... A player (wearing the red kit) has penetrated the defence (in the white kit) and is taking a shot at goal. ... Bolton Wanderers Football Club (also known as The Trotters) are an English professional football club based in Horwich, in the Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England. ... This article is about football players. ...

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Biography

Kevin Davies originally made his name as a vital part of the Chesterfield team which reached the semi-finals of the FA Cup in 1997[1], scoring a hat-trick against current club Bolton Wanderers at Burnden Park, before losing in controversial circumstances to Middlesbrough . Chesterfield Football Club is an English football club based in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. ... This article is about the English FA Cup. ... The 1996-1997 season was the 117th season of competitive football in England. ... In sports, a hat-trick (more often rendered in North America as hat trick, without the hyphen) is associated with achieving something in a group of three. ... Bolton Wanderers Football Club (also known as The Trotters) are an English professional football club based in Horwich, in the Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England. ... Burnden Park was the home of English FA Premier League football team Bolton Wanderers F.C. between 1895 and 1997. ... Middlesbrough Football Club (commonly known as Boro) are an English football club based in Middlesbrough, Tees Valley, who currently play in the Premier League. ...


He moved to Southampton in May 1997 and, in his first 13 month spell with them, scored nine league goals. When Blackburn Rovers signed him for £7.5 million the following season, his potential as a player somewhat overshadowed his form at the club. Making only occasional starts, he scored just one league goal before returning to his previous club, Southampton, in exchange for Egil Østenstad in August 1999. Southampton Football Club is a professional English football team, nicknamed The Saints and based in the city of Southampton. ... Blackburn Rovers Football Club are an English Premier League football club based in the town of Blackburn, Lancashire. ... Egil Johan Østenstad (born January 2, 1972), nicknamed Østen, is a Norwegian footballer currently playing at Viking. ... The 1999-2000 season was the 120th season of competitive football in England. ...


However, just two league matches into his return at Southampton, he found himself sent off in a defeat against Liverpool , after coming on as a substitute for Mark Hughes. He was unable to get back into the first team and was loaned out to Millwall . He subsequently joined Bolton, winning the club's Player of the Year award in 2004, the year he also scored a consolation goal for his team in the Football League Cup Final in Cardiff. Liverpool Football Club are an English professional football club based in Liverpool, Merseyside, who play in the Premier League; they are historically the most successful club in the history of English football, having won more trophies than any other English club. ... This article is about the Welsh footballer. ... Millwall Football Club are an English professional football team based at the New Den Stadium in Bermondsey, South East London. ... The Football League Cup, commonly known as the League Cup, is an English football competition. ...


Is also currently one of five English players to have (in a single transfer) cost over £7 million and never represented their country at national level.


Davies is loved by Bolton fans for his tireless hard work and polite and positive demeanour. Davies is frequently cited as being the player in the Premiership that commits the most fouls and also the most fouled player. [2] [3] He rarely back-chats the ref or complains when he is fouled or has committed a foul himself.


Trivia

He is half brother of Chesterfield F.C. Striker Jamie Jackson. Chesterfield Football Club is an English football club based in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. ... Jamie Noel Emmanuel Donnelly Jackson (born November 1, 1986 in Sheffield, England) is an English footballer, currently playing for Chesterfield. ...


Honours

With Southampton Southampton Football Club is a professional English football team, nicknamed The Saints and based in the city of Southampton. ...

  • 2003 F.A. Cup runners up medal (Awarded by club for contributions en route to final)

With Bolton Wanderers The FA Cup Final 2003 was the final and deciding match of the FA Cup for the 2002-03 season. ... Bolton Wanderers Football Club (also known as The Trotters) are an English professional football club based in Horwich, in the Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England. ...

  • 2004 League Cup runners up medal

The 2004 Carling Cup Final was played between Bolton Wanderers and Middlesbrough. ...

Notes

  1. ^ Source: Chesterfield on football-shirts.co.uk
  2. ^ http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4158/is_20051224/ai_n15962443
  3. ^ http://www.thesun.co.uk/article/0,,2002390000-2006600557,00.html

External links

  • Kevin Davies career stats at Soccerbase
  • Photos and stats at sporting heroes.net

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