Amdy Faye

Date of birth12 March 1977
Place of birthDakar
NationalitySenegalese
Weight78 kg
Height1.83 m
PositionMidfielder

An excellent performer in midfield, he added strength to Newcastle United's middle line during his 18 months on Tyneside.

A product of the youth system at Auxerre, he established himself as a regular in 2000.

He made his Senegal debut in the 2002 World Cup qualification match against Egypt.

He made the squad for the African Nations' Cup Finals making one appearance and coming on as a substitute in the Final where his penalty in the shoot-out was saved.

Amdy joined Newcastle United in January 2005 with a contract to June 2009.

He joined Charlton Athletic in August 2006 with a three-year contract.

Amdy joined Stoke City in August 2008 with a one-year contract.

He joined Leeds United in September 2010 with a contract to January 2011.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Auxerre 01 Jul 1998 14 Aug 2003
Portsmouth 14 Aug 2003 25 Jan 2005
Newcastle United 25 Jan 2005 08 Aug 2006
Charlton Athletic 08 Aug 2006 15 Aug 2008
Rangers 31 Aug 2007 31 May 2008 L
Stoke City 15 Aug 2008 30 Jun 2010
Leeds United 09 Sep 2010 09 Jan 2011

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Auxerre French Championnat 18
6
1
5
2001-02 Auxerre French Championnat 16
4
6
1
2002-03 Auxerre French Championnat 32
2
2
7
2002-03 Auxerre UEFA Champions League 7
1
2
2002-03 Auxerre UEFA Cup 4
2003-04 Portsmouth FA Cup 2
1
2003-04 Portsmouth League Cup 1
2003-04 Portsmouth Premier League 27
7
2004-05 Newcastle United FA Cup 3
2004-05 Newcastle United Premier League 8
1
3
2004-05 Newcastle United UEFA Cup 5
2004-05 Portsmouth League Cup 1
2004-05 Portsmouth Premier League 17
3
4
1
2005-06 Newcastle United League Cup 1
1
1
2005-06 Newcastle United Premier League 14
8
2
2005-06 Newcastle United UEFA Intertoto Cup 4
2006-07 Charlton Athletic FA Cup 1
2006-07 Charlton Athletic League Cup 2
1
1
2006-07 Charlton Athletic Premier League 25
3
1
6
2007-08 Charlton Athletic League Championship
1
2007-08 Charlton Athletic League Cup 1
2008-09 Stoke City League Cup
1
2008-09 Stoke City Premier League 18
3
1
3
1
2009-10 Stoke City League Cup 1
2010-11 Leeds United League Championship 6
2
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
29 Jul 2000 Auxerre v Sedan L 0-1 French Championnat 1
12 Aug 2000 Auxerre v Bastia W 1-0 French Championnat 3
19 Aug 2000 Troyes v Auxerre L 1-0 French Championnat 4
27 Aug 2000 Auxerre v Saint Etienne W 4-3 French Championnat 5
06 Sep 2000 RC Lens v Auxerre L 1-0 French Championnat 6
09 Sep 2000 Auxerre v Nantes D 2-2 French Championnat 7
16 Sep 2000 Guingamp v Auxerre L 1-0 French Championnat 8
23 Sep 2000 Auxerre v Olympique Marseille L 0-1 French Championnat 9
30 Sep 2000 Toulouse v Auxerre W 0-1 French Championnat 10
21 Oct 2000 AS Monaco v Auxerre D 1-1 French Championnat 12
29 Oct 2000 Olympique Lyonnais v Auxerre D 2-2 French Championnat 13
04 Nov 2000 Auxerre v Paris St Germain W 1-0 French Championnat 14
25 Nov 2000 Rennes v Auxerre W 0-1 French Championnat 17
29 Nov 2000 Auxerre v Metz W 1-0 French Championnat 18
03 Dec 2000 Bastia v Auxerre L 3-1 French Championnat 19
09 Dec 2000 Auxerre v Troyes D 2-2 French Championnat 20
16 Dec 2000 Saint Etienne v Auxerre L 2-0 French Championnat 21
07 Feb 2001 Auxerre v Toulouse W 2-0 French Championnat 26
18 Feb 2001 Bordeaux v Auxerre L 1-0 French Championnat 27
03 Mar 2001 Auxerre v AS Monaco W 1-0 French Championnat 28
17 Mar 2001 Auxerre v Olympique Lyonnais L 0-3 French Championnat 29
14 Apr 2001 Auxerre v Lille D 1-1 French Championnat 31
28 Apr 2001 Strasbourg v Auxerre L 1-0 French Championnat 32
12 May 2001 Auxerre v Rennes L 0-1 French Championnat 33
28 Jul 2001 Rennes v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 1
04 Aug 2001 Auxerre v Paris St Germain D 0-0 French Championnat 2
12 Aug 2001 Lorient v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 3
19 Aug 2001 Auxerre v Sedan D 0-0 French Championnat 4
25 Aug 2001 Bordeaux v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 5
08 Sep 2001 Auxerre v Montpellier D 0-0 French Championnat 6
15 Sep 2001 Bastia v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 7
22 Sep 2001 Auxerre v Guingamp D 0-0 French Championnat 8
29 Sep 2001 RC Lens v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 9
13 Oct 2001 Auxerre v Troyes D 0-0 French Championnat 10
26 Oct 2001 Auxerre v Olympique Marseille D 0-0 French Championnat 12
04 Nov 2001 Metz v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 13
28 Nov 2001 FC Sochaux Montbeliard v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 16
08 Dec 2001 Auxerre v AS Monaco D 0-0 French Championnat 17
19 Dec 2001 Paris St Germain v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 18
10 Mar 2002 Auxerre v Bordeaux D 0-0 French Championnat 21
23 Mar 2002 Lille v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 30
21 Apr 2002 Sedan v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 20
27 Apr 2002 AS Monaco v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 33
04 May 2002 Auxerre v Rennes D 0-0 French Championnat 34
03 Aug 2002 Paris St Germain v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 1
08 Aug 2002 Auxerre v Montpellier D 0-0 French Championnat 2
13 Aug 2002 Boavista v Auxerre D 0-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
17 Aug 2002 Troyes v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 3
24 Aug 2002 Auxerre v Guingamp D 0-0 French Championnat 4
28 Aug 2002 Auxerre v Boavista D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
01 Sep 2002 Olympique Marseille v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 5
14 Sep 2002 FC Sochaux Montbeliard v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 7
17 Sep 2002 Auxerre v PSV Eindhoven D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
21 Sep 2002 Auxerre v Sedan D 0-0 French Championnat 8
25 Sep 2002 Borussia Dortmund v Auxerre D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
28 Sep 2002 Nantes v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 9
02 Oct 2002 Auxerre v Arsenal L 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group A
06 Oct 2002 Auxerre v AS Monaco D 0-0 French Championnat 10
19 Oct 2002 Olympique Lyonnais v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 11
22 Oct 2002 Arsenal v Auxerre W 1-2 UEFA Champions League Group A
26 Oct 2002 Auxerre v Rennes D 0-0 French Championnat 12
30 Oct 2002 PSV Eindhoven v Auxerre D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
02 Nov 2002 RC Lens v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 13
09 Nov 2002 Ajaccio AC v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 14
12 Nov 2002 Auxerre v Borussia Dortmund D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
16 Nov 2002 Auxerre v Nice D 0-0 French Championnat 15
23 Nov 2002 Le Havre v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 16
28 Nov 2002 Real Betis v Auxerre D 0-0 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
30 Nov 2002 Auxerre v Bordeaux D 0-0 French Championnat 17
04 Dec 2002 Lille v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 18
12 Dec 2002 Auxerre v Real Betis D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
15 Dec 2002 Auxerre v Strasbourg D 0-0 French Championnat 19
11 Jan 2003 Auxerre v Troyes D 0-0 French Championnat 21
15 Jan 2003 Guingamp v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 22
22 Jan 2003 Auxerre v Olympique Marseille D 0-0 French Championnat 23
29 Jan 2003 Bastia v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 24
01 Feb 2003 Auxerre v FC Sochaux Montbeliard D 0-0 French Championnat 25
05 Feb 2003 Sedan v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 26
08 Feb 2003 Auxerre v Nantes D 0-0 French Championnat 27
20 Feb 2003 Auxerre v Liverpool L 0-1 UEFA Cup 4th round 1st leg
22 Feb 2003 AS Monaco v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 28
27 Feb 2003 Liverpool v Auxerre L 2-0
Agg: 3-0
UEFA Cup 4th round 2nd leg
22 Mar 2003 Auxerre v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 31
05 Apr 2003 Auxerre v Ajaccio AC D 0-0 French Championnat 32
12 Apr 2003 Nice v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 33
19 Apr 2003 Auxerre v Le Havre D 0-0 French Championnat 34
03 May 2003 Bordeaux v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 35
10 May 2003 Auxerre v Lille D 0-0 French Championnat 36
20 May 2003 Strasbourg v Auxerre D 0-0 French Championnat 37
24 May 2003 Auxerre v Paris St Germain D 0-0 French Championnat 38


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
2000-01 Senegal FIFA World Cup 1
2001-02 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 1
2
2001-02 Senegal FIFA World Cup 1
1
2001-02 Senegal International Friendly
2
2002-03 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 1
2002-03 Senegal International Friendly 2
2002-03 Senegal Joola Disaster Charity Match 1
2003-04 Senegal FIFA World Cup 2
1
2003-04 Senegal International Friendly 1
2004-05 Senegal FIFA World Cup 1
2004-05 Senegal International Friendly 1
1
2005-06 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 2
2005-06 Senegal FIFA World Cup 2


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
06 May 2001 Egypt v Senegal L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group C
31 Jan 2002 Senegal v Tunisia D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
07 Feb 2002 Nigeria v Senegal L 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals semi-final
10 Feb 2002 Cameroon v Senegal D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals final
27 Mar 2002 Senegal v Bolivia W 2-1 International Friendly
14 May 2002 Saudi Arabia v Senegal L 3-2 International Friendly
11 Jun 2002 Senegal v Uruguay D 3-3 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
16 Jun 2002 Sweden v Senegal W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
08 Sep 2002 Lesotho v Senegal W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group 8
12 Oct 2002 Senegal v Nigeria D 2-2 JOOLA DISASTER CHARITY MATCH
12 Feb 2003 Morocco v Senegal L 1-0 International Friendly
30 Apr 2003 Tunisia v Senegal L 1-0 International Friendly
10 Sep 2003 Japan v Senegal W 0-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2004 Senegal v Congo W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 1
20 Jun 2004 Togo v Senegal L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 1
17 Nov 2004 Algeria v Senegal W 1-2 International Friendly
09 Feb 2005 Cameroon v Senegal L 1-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2005 Senegal v Liberia W 6-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 1
03 Sep 2005 Zambia v Senegal W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 1
08 Oct 2005 Senegal v Mali W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 1
27 Jan 2006 Ghana v Senegal L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
31 Jan 2006 Nigeria v Senegal L 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group D


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