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
19 Aug 2006 West Ham United v Charlton Athletic L 3-1 Premier League
23 Aug 2006 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United L 0-3 Premier League
26 Aug 2006 Charlton Athletic v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 Premier League
09 Sep 2006 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
16 Sep 2006 Charlton Athletic v Portsmouth L 0-1 Premier League
19 Sep 2006 Charlton Athletic v Carlisle United W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
23 Sep 2006 Aston Villa v Charlton Athletic L 2-0 Premier League
30 Sep 2006 Charlton Athletic v Arsenal L 1-2 Premier League
16 Oct 2006 Fulham v Charlton Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
21 Oct 2006 Charlton Athletic v Watford D 0-0 Premier League
28 Oct 2006 Newcastle United v Charlton Athletic D 0-0 Premier League
04 Nov 2006 Charlton Athletic v Manchester City W 1-0 Premier League
07 Nov 2006 Chesterfield v Charlton Athletic W 3-3 (4-3) League Cup 4th round
11 Nov 2006 Wigan Athletic v Charlton Athletic L 3-2 Premier League
25 Nov 2006 Charlton Athletic v Everton D 1-1 Premier League
02 Dec 2006 Sheffield United v Charlton Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
05 Dec 2006 Charlton Athletic v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 Premier League
09 Dec 2006 Tottenham Hotspur v Charlton Athletic L 5-1 Premier League
16 Dec 2006 Charlton Athletic v Liverpool L 0-3 Premier League
19 Dec 2006 Charlton Athletic v Wycombe Wanderers L 0-1 League Cup 5th round
23 Dec 2006 Middlesbrough v Charlton Athletic L 2-0 Premier League
02 Jan 2007 Arsenal v Charlton Athletic L 4-0 Premier League
06 Jan 2007 Nottingham Forest v Charlton Athletic L 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
20 Jan 2007 Portsmouth v Charlton Athletic W 0-1 Premier League
31 Jan 2007 Bolton Wanderers v Charlton Athletic D 1-1 Premier League
03 Feb 2007 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea L 0-1 Premier League
10 Feb 2007 Manchester United v Charlton Athletic L 2-0 Premier League
24 Feb 2007 Charlton Athletic v West Ham United W 4-0 Premier League
18 Mar 2007 Charlton Athletic v Newcastle United W 2-0 Premier League
31 Mar 2007 Charlton Athletic v Wigan Athletic W 1-0 Premier League
06 Apr 2007 Manchester City v Charlton Athletic D 0-0 Premier League
15 Apr 2007 Everton v Charlton Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
25 Aug 2007 Charlton Athletic v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-2 League Championship
28 Aug 2007 Charlton Athletic v Stockport County W 4-3 League Cup 2nd round


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 W 1-2 Africa Cup of Nations Finals semi-final
10 Feb 2002 Cameroon v Senegal L 0-0 (2-3) 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
07 Feb 2006 Egypt v Senegal L 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Semi-final


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