Andy Bernal

Date of birth16 May 1966
Place of birthCanberra
NationalityAustralian
Weight78 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionDefender

Australian international who made only a handful of appearances for Ipswich due to not being granted a work permit. On Spain's inclusion in the European Community, he later returned to play for Reading. On completion of his playing career, Andy became a registered agent with SFX, and was closely involved in David Beckham's transfer to Real Madrid.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Sporting Gijón 01 Aug 1986 24 Sep 1987
Ipswich Town 24 Sep 1987 01 Aug 1990
Sydney Olympic 01 Aug 1990 26 Jul 1994
Reading 26 Jul 1994 30 Jun 2000

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1996-97 Reading FA Cup 1
1997-98 Reading League Cup 4
1999-00 Reading League Cup 2


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
04 Jan 1997 Reading v Southampton W 3-1 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Aug 1997 Reading v Swansea City W 2-0 League Cup 1st round 1st leg
26 Aug 1997 Swansea City v Reading D 1-1
Agg: 1-3
League Cup 1st round 2nd leg
14 Oct 1997 Reading v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 4-2 League Cup 3rd round
18 Nov 1997 Leeds United v Reading W 2-3 League Cup 4th round
14 Sep 1999 Bradford City v Reading D 1-1 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
22 Sep 1999 Reading v Bradford City D 2-2
Agg: 3-3
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg


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
1984-85 Australia Merlion Cup 4
2
1990-91 Australia International Friendly 4
1
1990-91 Australia Piaia Kemerdeka 4
1991-92 Australia International Friendly 3
1992-93 Australia FIFA World Cup
1
1992-93 Australia Independence Cup 4
1992-93 Australia International Friendly 1
1995-96 Australia International Friendly 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
14 Oct 1984 Australia v Indonesia W 2-1 MERLION CUP A
19 Oct 1984 Singapore v Australia W 0-1 MERLION CUP A
22 Oct 1984 Netherlands v Australia L 5-2 MERLION CUP A
26 Oct 1984 Iraq v Australia L 1-1 (8-9) MERLION CUP Semi-final
20 Aug 1990 Australia v Malaysia W 3-0 PIAIA KEMERDEKA B
21 Aug 1990 Indonesia v Australia W 0-7 PIAIA KEMERDEKA B
23 Aug 1990 Australia v Thailand W 2-0 PIAIA KEMERDEKA Semi-final
25 Aug 1990 Indonesia v Australia W 0-3 PIAIA KEMERDEKA Final
06 Sep 1990 Korea Republic v Australia L 1-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 1990 Korea Republic v Australia L 1-0 International Friendly
30 Jan 1991 Australia v Czechoslovakia L 0-1 International Friendly
04 Feb 1991 Australia v Czechoslovakia L 0-2 International Friendly
25 Jan 1992 Australia v Sweden D 0-0 International Friendly
29 Jan 1992 Australia v Sweden W 1-0 International Friendly
18 Jun 1992 Argentina v Australia L 2-0 International Friendly
12 Jul 1992 Australia v Croatia D 0-0 International Friendly
10 Aug 1992 Thailand v Australia W 0-1 Independence Cup
11 Aug 1992 Malaysia v Australia L 1-0 Independence Cup
13 Aug 1992 Korea Republic v Australia L 1-0 Independence Cup
14 Aug 1992 Indonesia v Australia W 0-3 Independence Cup
11 Sep 1992 Tahiti v Australia W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Oceania group 1
24 Apr 1996 Chile v Australia L 3-0 International Friendly


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