Al Bangura

Date of birth24 January 1988
Place of birthFreetown
NationalitySierra Leonean
Weight67 kg
Height1.73 m
PositionMidfielder

Al Bangura's contract at Watford was extended to June 2009 in July 2006, then to June 2010 in May 2007.

His contract at Blackpool was extended to June 2010 in September 2009.

He joined Coventry City in March 2015 with a contract to May 2015.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Watford 02 Jun 2005 22 Jul 2009
Brighton and Hove Albion 03 Mar 2009 03 Apr 2009 L
Blackpool 18 Aug 2009 30 Jun 2010
Mersin Idmanyurdu 01 Sep 2010 31 Dec 2010
Qabala 01 Jan 2011 30 Jun 2011
Forest Green Rovers 01 Jul 2011 29 Aug 2014
Coventry City 20 Mar 2015 25 May 2015
St Albans City 25 Jan 2016

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2004-05 Watford League Championship 1
1
2005-06 Watford League Championship 11
24
1
5
2005-06 Watford League Championship Play-Offs 1
2
1
2005-06 Watford League Cup 3
2006-07 Watford FA Cup 2
2006-07 Watford League Cup 1
1
2006-07 Watford Premier League 12
4
2
2007-08 Watford FA Cup 1
2007-08 Watford League Championship 3
4
1
2007-08 Watford League Cup 2
1
2008-09 Brighton and Hove Albion League One 6
2
2008-09 Watford League Championship
2
2008-09 Watford League Cup 1
2
2009-10 Blackpool League Championship 2
7
1
2009-10 Blackpool League Cup 2
2012-13 Forest Green Rovers FA Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
30 Apr 2005 Stoke City v Watford W 0-1 League Championship
08 May 2005 Watford v West Ham United L 1-2 League Championship
06 Aug 2005 Watford v Preston North End L 1-2 League Championship
09 Aug 2005 Plymouth Argyle v Watford D 3-3 League Championship
12 Aug 2005 Cardiff City v Watford W 1-3 League Championship
23 Aug 2005 Watford v Notts County W 3-1 League Cup 1st round
29 Aug 2005 Derby County v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
10 Sep 2005 Stoke City v Watford W 0-3 League Championship
13 Sep 2005 Watford v Norwich City W 2-1 League Championship
20 Sep 2005 Watford v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
18 Oct 2005 Sheffield Wednesday v Watford D 1-1 League Championship
22 Oct 2005 Ipswich Town v Watford W 0-1 League Championship
25 Oct 2005 Wigan Athletic v Watford L 3-0 League Cup 3rd round
29 Oct 2005 Watford v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-1 League Championship
01 Nov 2005 Watford v Queens Park Rangers W 3-1 League Championship
05 Nov 2005 Hull City v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
22 Nov 2005 Leicester City v Watford D 2-2 League Championship
26 Nov 2005 Preston North End v Watford D 1-1 League Championship
03 Dec 2005 Watford v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Championship
10 Dec 2005 Watford v Plymouth Argyle D 1-1 League Championship
26 Dec 2005 Watford v Southampton W 3-0 League Championship
28 Dec 2005 Millwall v Watford D 0-0 League Championship
31 Dec 2005 Watford v Crystal Palace L 1-2 League Championship
02 Jan 2006 Luton Town v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
14 Jan 2006 Watford v Stoke City W 1-0 League Championship
21 Jan 2006 Norwich City v Watford W 2-3 League Championship
28 Jan 2006 Watford v Crewe Alexandra W 4-1 League Championship
06 Feb 2006 Sheffield United v Watford W 1-4 League Championship
14 Feb 2006 Leeds United v Watford L 2-1 League Championship
18 Feb 2006 Brighton and Hove Albion v Watford W 0-1 League Championship
04 Mar 2006 Watford v Derby County D 2-2 League Championship
11 Mar 2006 Reading v Watford D 0-0 League Championship
20 Mar 2006 Southampton v Watford W 1-3 League Championship
25 Mar 2006 Watford v Millwall L 0-2 League Championship
31 Mar 2006 Crystal Palace v Watford L 3-1 League Championship
09 Apr 2006 Watford v Luton Town D 1-1 League Championship
14 Apr 2006 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Watford D 1-1 League Championship
17 Apr 2006 Watford v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Championship
22 Apr 2006 Queens Park Rangers v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
30 Apr 2006 Watford v Hull City D 0-0 League Championship
06 May 2006 Crystal Palace v Watford W 0-3 League Championship Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
09 May 2006 Watford v Crystal Palace D 0-0
Agg: 3-0
League Championship Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg
21 May 2006 Leeds United v Watford W 0-3 League Championship Play-Offs Final
26 Aug 2006 Watford v Manchester United L 1-2 Premier League
19 Sep 2006 Watford v Accrington Stanley W 0-0 (6-5) League Cup 2nd round
07 Nov 2006 Watford v Newcastle United L 2-2 (4-5) League Cup 4th round
11 Nov 2006 Chelsea v Watford L 4-0 Premier League
09 Dec 2006 Watford v Reading D 0-0 Premier League
16 Dec 2006 Newcastle United v Watford L 2-1 Premier League
23 Dec 2006 Liverpool v Watford L 2-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2006 Watford v Arsenal L 1-2 Premier League
01 Jan 2007 Fulham v Watford D 0-0 Premier League
06 Jan 2007 Watford v Stockport County W 4-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2007 Watford v Liverpool L 0-3 Premier League
23 Jan 2007 Watford v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 Premier League
27 Jan 2007 West Ham United v Watford W 0-1 FA Cup 4th round
31 Jan 2007 Manchester United v Watford L 4-0 Premier League
10 Feb 2007 West Ham United v Watford W 0-1 Premier League
09 Apr 2007 Watford v Portsmouth W 4-2 Premier League
21 Apr 2007 Watford v Manchester City D 1-1 Premier League
28 Apr 2007 Sheffield United v Watford L 1-0 Premier League
05 May 2007 Reading v Watford W 0-2 Premier League
13 May 2007 Watford v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
14 Aug 2007 Watford v Gillingham W 3-0 League Cup 1st round
28 Aug 2007 Southend United v Watford L 2-0 League Cup 2nd round
19 Jan 2008 Watford v Charlton Athletic D 1-1 League Championship
26 Jan 2008 Watford v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 1-4 FA Cup 4th round
29 Jan 2008 Sheffield United v Watford D 1-1 League Championship
02 Feb 2008 Watford v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-0 League Championship
09 Feb 2008 Ipswich Town v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
12 Feb 2008 Watford v Leicester City W 1-0 League Championship
16 Feb 2008 Charlton Athletic v Watford D 2-2 League Championship
29 Mar 2008 Hull City v Watford L 3-0 League Championship
12 Aug 2008 Watford v Bristol Rovers W 1-0 League Cup 1st round
26 Aug 2008 Watford v Darlington W 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
20 Sep 2008 Watford v Reading D 2-2 League Championship
23 Sep 2008 Watford v West Ham United W 1-0 League Cup 3rd round
04 Oct 2008 Watford v Preston North End W 2-1 League Championship


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2008-09 Sierra Leone FIFA World Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
11 Oct 2008 Nigeria v Sierra Leone L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 4


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.