Leon Cort

Date of birth11 September 1979
Place of birthSouthwark, England
NationalityGuyanese
Weight83 kg
Height1.91 m
PositionDefender/Centre back

Leon Cort did not make a senior appearance for Millwall but saw non-League action with Forest Green Rovers and Stevenage Borough.

The younger brother of former Newcastle United striker Carl Cort signed a new one-year deal with Southend United in May 2003.

Leon joined Hull City in July 2004 on a two-year contract that was extended to June 2007 in May 2005, then to June 2009 in June 2006.

He joined Crystal Palace in June 2006 with a three-year contract.

After a loan spell, he joined Stoke City in January 2008 with a contract to June 2011.

Leon joined Burnley in January 2010 with a contract to June 2013 that was cancelled in January 2012.

After a loan spell, he joined Charlton Athletic in January 2012 with a contract to June 2013.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Dulwich Hamlet 01 Jul 1997 14 Jan 1998
Millwall 14 Jan 1998 30 Jun 2001
Forest Green Rovers 15 Dec 2000 18 Mar 2001 L
Stevenage 29 Mar 2001 06 May 2001 L
Southend United 11 Jul 2001 30 Jun 2004
Hull City 07 Jul 2004 30 Jun 2006
Crystal Palace 30 Jun 2006 14 Jan 2008
Stoke City 30 Oct 2007 13 Jan 2008 L
Stoke City 14 Jan 2008 27 Jan 2010
Burnley 27 Jan 2010 09 Jan 2012
Preston North End 25 Nov 2010 31 May 2011 L
Charlton Athletic 29 Aug 2011 08 Jan 2012 L
Charlton Athletic 12 Jan 2012 30 Jun 2014

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2001-02 Southend United FA Cup 4
2001-02 Southend United LDV Vans Trophy 1
2001-02 Southend United League Cup 1
1
2001-02 Southend United League Division 3 43
2
4
3
2002-03 Southend United FA Cup 4
1
2002-03 Southend United LDV Vans Trophy 1
1
2002-03 Southend United League Cup 1
2002-03 Southend United League Division 3 46
6
3
2003-04 Southend United FA Cup 5
2003-04 Southend United LDV Vans Trophy 6
2003-04 Southend United League Cup 1
2003-04 Southend United League Division 3 46
1
1
2004-05 Hull City FA Cup 3
2004-05 Hull City League Cup 1
2004-05 Hull City League One 43
1
6
2005-06 Hull City FA Cup 1
2005-06 Hull City League Championship 42
4
2006-07 Crystal Palace FA Cup 1
2006-07 Crystal Palace League Championship 37
7
2007-08 Crystal Palace League Championship 12
2007-08 Stoke City FA Cup 2
2007-08 Stoke City League Championship 33
8
2008-09 Stoke City League Cup 2
1
2008-09 Stoke City Premier League 9
2
2009-10 Burnley Premier League 15
2009-10 Stoke City FA Cup 1
2009-10 Stoke City League Cup 3
1
2010-11 Burnley League Championship 3
1
1
2010-11 Burnley League Cup 1
2010-11 Preston North End League Championship 13
2011-12 Charlton Athletic FA Cup 1
2011-12 Charlton Athletic League Cup 1
2011-12 Charlton Athletic League One 10
5
2
2012-13 Charlton Athletic League Championship 30
2
2012-13 Charlton Athletic League Cup 1
2013-14 Charlton Athletic League Championship 1
2
2013-14 Charlton Athletic League Cup 1
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
11 Aug 2001 Southend United v Darlington W 1-0 League Division 3
18 Aug 2001 Mansfield Town v Southend United D 0-0 League Division 3
22 Aug 2001 Birmingham City v Southend United L 3-0 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
25 Aug 2001 Southend United v Halifax Town W 4-1 League Division 3
27 Aug 2001 Luton Town v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
01 Sep 2001 Southend United v Leyton Orient L 1-2 League Division 3
15 Sep 2001 Southend United v Hartlepool United D 0-0 League Division 3
18 Sep 2001 Bristol Rovers v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
22 Sep 2001 Oxford United v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
25 Sep 2001 Southend United v Carlisle United W 3-2 League Division 3
28 Sep 2001 Southend United v Cheltenham Town L 0-1 League Division 3
05 Oct 2001 Torquay United v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
13 Oct 2001 Southend United v Swansea City W 4-2 League Division 3
15 Oct 2001 Stevenage Borough v Southend United W 1-4 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
20 Oct 2001 York City v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
23 Oct 2001 Scunthorpe United v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
27 Oct 2001 Southend United v Kidderminster Harriers W 1-0 League Division 3
03 Nov 2001 Exeter City v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
09 Nov 2001 Southend United v Macclesfield Town W 3-0 League Division 3
17 Nov 2001 Southend United v Luton Town W 3-2 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
20 Nov 2001 Southend United v Plymouth Argyle L 0-1 League Division 3
24 Nov 2001 Shrewsbury Town v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
01 Dec 2001 Southend United v Lincoln City D 1-1 League Division 3
08 Dec 2001 Chesterfield v Southend United D 1-1 FA Cup 2nd round
15 Dec 2001 Rochdale v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
18 Dec 2001 Southend United v Chesterfield W 2-0 FA Cup 2nd round replay
21 Dec 2001 Hull City v Southend United D 0-0 League Division 3
26 Dec 2001 Southend United v Rushden and Diamonds W 4-2 League Division 3
29 Dec 2001 Southend United v Luton Town L 1-2 League Division 3
08 Jan 2002 Southend United v Tranmere Rovers L 1-3 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2002 Southend United v Mansfield Town W 1-0 League Division 3
19 Jan 2002 Darlington v Southend United D 2-2 League Division 3
22 Jan 2002 Southend United v Hull City W 2-0 League Division 3
26 Jan 2002 Southend United v Torquay United D 1-1 League Division 3
29 Jan 2002 Halifax Town v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
09 Feb 2002 Southend United v York City L 0-1 League Division 3
15 Feb 2002 Swansea City v Southend United L 3-2 League Division 3
19 Feb 2002 Cheltenham Town v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
23 Feb 2002 Hartlepool United v Southend United L 5-1 League Division 3
26 Feb 2002 Southend United v Bristol Rovers W 2-1 League Division 3
02 Mar 2002 Southend United v Oxford United D 2-2 League Division 3
05 Mar 2002 Carlisle United v Southend United D 0-0 League Division 3
09 Mar 2002 Southend United v Rochdale D 0-0 League Division 3
12 Mar 2002 Leyton Orient v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
16 Mar 2002 Lincoln City v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
23 Mar 2002 Southend United v Scunthorpe United W 2-0 League Division 3
30 Mar 2002 Kidderminster Harriers v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
01 Apr 2002 Southend United v Exeter City W 3-1 League Division 3
06 Apr 2002 Plymouth Argyle v Southend United D 0-0 League Division 3
13 Apr 2002 Southend United v Shrewsbury Town L 0-2 League Division 3
20 Apr 2002 Macclesfield Town v Southend United D 0-0 League Division 3
10 Aug 2002 Hull City v Southend United D 2-2 League Division 3
13 Aug 2002 Southend United v Carlisle United L 0-1 League Division 3
17 Aug 2002 Southend United v Shrewsbury Town L 2-3 League Division 3
24 Aug 2002 Oxford United v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
26 Aug 2002 Southend United v Cambridge United W 2-1 League Division 3
31 Aug 2002 Rochdale v Southend United W 1-2 League Division 3
07 Sep 2002 Rushden and Diamonds v Southend United L 3-0 League Division 3
10 Sep 2002 Southend United v Wimbledon L 1-4 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
14 Sep 2002 Southend United v Macclesfield Town W 1-0 League Division 3
17 Sep 2002 Southend United v Kidderminster Harriers L 0-2 League Division 3
21 Sep 2002 Lincoln City v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
28 Sep 2002 Southend United v Exeter City W 1-0 League Division 3
05 Oct 2002 Bury v Southend United W 1-3 League Division 3
12 Oct 2002 Southend United v York City W 1-0 League Division 3
19 Oct 2002 Swansea City v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
22 Oct 2002 Swindon Town v Southend United L 6-1 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
25 Oct 2002 Southend United v Hartlepool United L 0-1 League Division 3
29 Oct 2002 Leyton Orient v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
02 Nov 2002 Southend United v Wrexham L 0-1 League Division 3
09 Nov 2002 Bristol Rovers v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
16 Nov 2002 Southend United v Hartlepool United D 1-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
23 Nov 2002 Southend United v AFC Bournemouth L 0-1 League Division 3
26 Nov 2002 Hartlepool United v Southend United W 1-2 FA Cup 1st round replay
30 Nov 2002 Darlington v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
07 Dec 2002 Southend United v AFC Bournemouth D 1-1 FA Cup 2nd round
14 Dec 2002 Southend United v Boston United W 4-2 League Division 3
17 Dec 2002 AFC Bournemouth v Southend United L 3-2 FA Cup 2nd round replay
21 Dec 2002 Torquay United v Southend United L 3-1 League Division 3
26 Dec 2002 Cambridge United v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
29 Dec 2002 Southend United v Scunthorpe United L 1-2 League Division 3
04 Jan 2003 Carlisle United v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
14 Jan 2003 Shrewsbury Town v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
18 Jan 2003 Southend United v Rochdale W 1-0 League Division 3
21 Jan 2003 Southend United v Oxford United W 2-1 League Division 3
25 Jan 2003 Scunthorpe United v Southend United L 4-1 League Division 3
01 Feb 2003 Southend United v Hull City W 3-0 League Division 3
08 Feb 2003 Southend United v Bristol Rovers D 2-2 League Division 3
15 Feb 2003 Wrexham v Southend United L 3-0 League Division 3
22 Feb 2003 Southend United v Rushden and Diamonds W 2-1 League Division 3
01 Mar 2003 Macclesfield Town v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
04 Mar 2003 Kidderminster Harriers v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
08 Mar 2003 Southend United v Lincoln City L 0-1 League Division 3
15 Mar 2003 Hartlepool United v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
18 Mar 2003 Southend United v Swansea City L 0-2 League Division 3
22 Mar 2003 Southend United v Leyton Orient W 1-0 League Division 3
29 Mar 2003 York City v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
05 Apr 2003 Southend United v Darlington W 2-0 League Division 3
12 Apr 2003 AFC Bournemouth v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
19 Apr 2003 Southend United v Torquay United W 3-0 League Division 3
21 Apr 2003 Boston United v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
26 Apr 2003 Southend United v Bury L 1-2 League Division 3
03 May 2003 Exeter City v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
09 Aug 2003 Southend United v Cheltenham Town W 2-0 League Division 3
12 Aug 2003 Southend United v Swindon Town L 2-3 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
16 Aug 2003 Doncaster Rovers v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
23 Aug 2003 Southend United v Mansfield Town L 0-3 League Division 3
26 Aug 2003 York City v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
30 Aug 2003 Southend United v Bury W 1-0 League Division 3
06 Sep 2003 Oxford United v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
13 Sep 2003 Hull City v Southend United L 3-2 League Division 3
16 Sep 2003 Southend United v Lincoln City L 0-2 League Division 3
20 Sep 2003 Southend United v Carlisle United D 2-2 League Division 3
27 Sep 2003 Scunthorpe United v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
30 Sep 2003 Darlington v Southend United D 0-0 League Division 3
04 Oct 2003 Southend United v Huddersfield Town L 1-2 League Division 3
11 Oct 2003 Kidderminster Harriers v Southend United W 1-2 League Division 3
18 Oct 2003 Southend United v Leyton Orient L 1-2 League Division 3
21 Oct 2003 Southend United v Boston United L 0-2 League Division 3
25 Oct 2003 Macclesfield Town v Southend United W 1-2 League Division 3
01 Nov 2003 Southend United v Northampton Town L 0-1 League Division 3
04 Nov 2003 Swansea City v Southend United W 1-2 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
09 Nov 2003 Southend United v Canvey Island D 1-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
15 Nov 2003 Yeovil Town v Southend United L 4-0 League Division 3
19 Nov 2003 Canvey Island v Southend United W 2-3 FA Cup 1st round replay
22 Nov 2003 Southend United v Rochdale W 4-0 League Division 3
29 Nov 2003 Torquay United v Southend United L 3-0 League Division 3
06 Dec 2003 Southend United v Lincoln City W 3-0 FA Cup 2nd round
09 Dec 2003 Southend United v Luton Town W 3-0 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
13 Dec 2003 Swansea City v Southend United W 2-3 League Division 3
20 Dec 2003 Southend United v Bristol Rovers L 0-1 League Division 3
26 Dec 2003 Cambridge United v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
28 Dec 2003 Southend United v Oxford United L 0-1 League Division 3
03 Jan 2004 Southend United v Scarborough D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
09 Jan 2004 Cheltenham Town v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
14 Jan 2004 Scarborough v Southend United L 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
17 Jan 2004 Southend United v Doncaster Rovers L 0-2 League Division 3
20 Jan 2004 Southend United v Queens Park Rangers W 4-0 LDV Vans Trophy Semi-final - southern section
24 Jan 2004 Mansfield Town v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
27 Jan 2004 Southend United v York City D 0-0 League Division 3
07 Feb 2004 Southend United v Cambridge United W 1-0 League Division 3
10 Feb 2004 Colchester United v Southend United W 2-3 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (1st leg)
14 Feb 2004 Southend United v Kidderminster Harriers W 3-0 League Division 3
17 Feb 2004 Southend United v Colchester United D 1-1 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (2nd leg)
21 Feb 2004 Leyton Orient v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
24 Feb 2004 Bury v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
28 Feb 2004 Southend United v Macclesfield Town W 1-0 League Division 3
03 Mar 2004 Boston United v Southend United W 0-2 League Division 3
06 Mar 2004 Bristol Rovers v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
13 Mar 2004 Southend United v Swansea City D 1-1 League Division 3
16 Mar 2004 Lincoln City v Southend United D 2-2 League Division 3
21 Mar 2004 Blackpool v Southend United L 2-0 LDV Vans Trophy Final
27 Mar 2004 Carlisle United v Southend United W 1-2 League Division 3
02 Apr 2004 Southend United v Scunthorpe United W 4-2 League Division 3
10 Apr 2004 Huddersfield Town v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
12 Apr 2004 Southend United v Darlington W 3-2 League Division 3
17 Apr 2004 Northampton Town v Southend United D 2-2 League Division 3
20 Apr 2004 Southend United v Hull City D 2-2 League Division 3
24 Apr 2004 Southend United v Yeovil Town L 0-2 League Division 3
01 May 2004 Rochdale v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
08 May 2004 Southend United v Torquay United L 1-2 League Division 3


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