Luke Freeman

Date of birth22 March 1992
Place of birthDartford
NationalityEnglish
Weight64 kg
Height1.83 m
PositionMidfielder/Forward

At 15 years and 233 days, Luke Freeman became the youngest player ever to appear in the FA Cup proper breaking the record held by Derby County's Lee Holmes (versus Brentford in 2003) by 44 days.

The youngest player to appear in any round of the FA Cup (including qualifying rounds) is Andy Awford, who played for Oxford City in a Third Qualifying Round tie against Boreham Wood in October 1987 - aged 15 years and 88 days.

Luke also became Gillingham's youngest ever player beating Billy Hughes' record (against Southend United in 1976) by 26 days.

After a loan spell, he joined Stevenage in January 2012 with a contract to June 2014 that was extended to June 2015 in May 2014.

Luke joined Bristol City in July 2014 with a three-year contract.

He joined Queens Park Rangers in January 2017 with a contract to June 2020.

Luke joined Sheffield United in July 2019 for an undisclosed club record fee with a three-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Gillingham 01 Jul 2007 30 Jan 2008
Arsenal 30 Jan 2008 10 Jan 2012
Yeovil Town 01 Jul 2010 01 Jan 2011 L
Stevenage 17 Nov 2011 08 Jan 2012 L
Stevenage 10 Jan 2012 26 Jun 2014
Bristol City 26 Jun 2014 30 Jan 2017
Queens Park Rangers 30 Jan 2017 03 Jul 2019
Sheffield United 03 Jul 2019
Nottingham Forest 28 Aug 2020 31 May 2021 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2007-08 Gillingham FA Cup
1
2007-08 Gillingham Johnstones Paint Trophy
1
2007-08 Gillingham League One
1
2010-11 Yeovil Town Johnstones Paint Trophy
1
2010-11 Yeovil Town League Cup 1
2010-11 Yeovil Town League One 5
8
2
2
2011-12 Stevenage FA Cup 4
2011-12 Stevenage League One 22
4
7
2
2011-12 Stevenage League One Play-Offs 2
2012-13 Stevenage FA Cup 1
2012-13 Stevenage Johnstones Paint Trophy
1
2012-13 Stevenage League Cup 2
2012-13 Stevenage League One 26
13
2
1
2013-14 Stevenage FA Cup 4
1
2013-14 Stevenage Johnstones Paint Trophy 3
1
2013-14 Stevenage League Cup 2
1
2013-14 Stevenage League One 45
6
9
2014-15 Bristol City FA Cup 2
3
2014-15 Bristol City Johnstones Paint Trophy 4
1
1
2014-15 Bristol City League One 44
2
7
2
2015-16 Bristol City FA Cup 2
2015-16 Bristol City League Championship 36
5
1
4
1
2015-16 Bristol City League Cup 1
2016-17 Bristol City League Championship 14
4
2
3
2016-17 Bristol City League Cup 3
2016-17 Queens Park Rangers League Championship 12
4
2
3
1
2017-18 Queens Park Rangers FA Cup 1
1
2017-18 Queens Park Rangers League Championship 43
2
5
9
2017-18 Queens Park Rangers League Cup 1
1
2019-20 Sheffield United FA Cup 3
2019-20 Sheffield United League Cup 1
1
2019-20 Sheffield United Premier League 3
8
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
09 Aug 2014 Sheffield United v Bristol City W 1-2 League One
16 Aug 2014 Bristol City v Colchester United W 2-1 League One
19 Aug 2014 Bristol City v Leyton Orient D 0-0 League One
23 Aug 2014 Rochdale v Bristol City D 1-1 League One
31 Aug 2014 Notts County v Bristol City W 1-2 League One
06 Sep 2014 Bristol City v Scunthorpe United W 2-0 League One
13 Sep 2014 Bristol City v Doncaster Rovers W 3-0 League One
16 Sep 2014 Port Vale v Bristol City W 0-3 League One
20 Sep 2014 Fleetwood Town v Bristol City D 3-3 League One
27 Sep 2014 Bristol City v Milton Keynes Dons W 3-2 League One
04 Oct 2014 Walsall v Bristol City D 1-1 League One
11 Oct 2014 Bristol City v Chesterfield W 3-2 League One
18 Oct 2014 Coventry City v Bristol City W 1-3 League One
21 Oct 2014 Bristol City v Bradford City D 2-2 League One
25 Oct 2014 Barnsley v Bristol City D 2-2 League One
01 Nov 2014 Bristol City v Oldham Athletic W 1-0 League One
08 Nov 2014 Gillingham v Bristol City W 1-2 FA Cup 1st round
11 Nov 2014 Bristol City v AFC Wimbledon W 2-1 Johnstones Paint Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
15 Nov 2014 Swindon Town v Bristol City L 1-0 League One
22 Nov 2014 Bristol City v Preston North End L 0-1 League One
28 Nov 2014 Peterborough United v Bristol City W 0-3 League One
07 Dec 2014 Bristol City v AFC Telford United W 1-0 FA Cup 2nd round
10 Dec 2014 Bristol City v Coventry City W 2-0 Johnstones Paint Trophy Semi-final - southern section
13 Dec 2014 Bristol City v Crawley Town W 1-0 League One
20 Dec 2014 Crewe Alexandra v Bristol City L 1-0 League One
26 Dec 2014 Bristol City v Yeovil Town W 2-1 League One
28 Dec 2014 Gillingham v Bristol City W 1-3 League One
03 Jan 2015 Doncaster Rovers v Bristol City D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
06 Jan 2015 Gillingham v Bristol City W 2-4 Johnstones Paint Trophy Final - southern section (1st leg)
10 Jan 2015 Bristol City v Notts County W 4-0 League One
13 Jan 2015 Bristol City v Doncaster Rovers W 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
17 Jan 2015 Scunthorpe United v Bristol City W 0-2 League One
25 Jan 2015 Bristol City v West Ham United L 0-1 FA Cup 4th round
29 Jan 2015 Bristol City v Gillingham D 1-1 Johnstones Paint Trophy Semi-final 2nd leg
01 Feb 2015 Bristol City v Fleetwood Town W 2-0 League One
07 Feb 2015 Milton Keynes Dons v Bristol City D 0-0 League One
10 Feb 2015 Bristol City v Port Vale W 3-1 League One
14 Feb 2015 Bristol City v Sheffield United L 1-3 League One
17 Feb 2015 Bristol City v Peterborough United W 2-0 League One
21 Feb 2015 Colchester United v Bristol City L 3-2 League One
24 Feb 2015 Doncaster Rovers v Bristol City W 1-3 League One
28 Feb 2015 Bristol City v Rochdale W 1-0 League One
03 Mar 2015 Leyton Orient v Bristol City W 1-3 League One
07 Mar 2015 Crawley Town v Bristol City W 1-2 League One
10 Mar 2015 Yeovil Town v Bristol City W 0-3 League One
14 Mar 2015 Bristol City v Gillingham D 0-0 League One
17 Mar 2015 Bristol City v Crewe Alexandra W 3-0 League One
22 Mar 2015 Bristol City v Walsall W 2-0 Johnstones Paint Trophy Final
28 Mar 2015 Bristol City v Barnsley D 2-2 League One
03 Apr 2015 Oldham Athletic v Bristol City D 1-1 League One
07 Apr 2015 Bristol City v Swindon Town W 3-0 League One
11 Apr 2015 Preston North End v Bristol City D 1-1 League One
14 Apr 2015 Bradford City v Bristol City W 0-6 League One
18 Apr 2015 Bristol City v Coventry City D 0-0 League One
25 Apr 2015 Chesterfield v Bristol City W 0-2 League One
03 May 2015 Bristol City v Walsall W 8-2 League One
08 Aug 2015 Sheffield Wednesday v Bristol City L 2-0 League Championship
11 Aug 2015 Luton Town v Bristol City L 3-1 League Cup 1st round
15 Aug 2015 Bristol City v Brentford L 2-4 League Championship
12 Sep 2015 Birmingham City v Bristol City L 4-2 League Championship
15 Sep 2015 Preston North End v Bristol City D 1-1 League Championship
19 Sep 2015 Bristol City v Reading L 0-2 League Championship
26 Sep 2015 Ipswich Town v Bristol City D 2-2 League Championship
03 Oct 2015 Bristol City v Milton Keynes Dons D 1-1 League Championship
16 Oct 2015 Bristol City v Nottingham Forest W 2-0 League Championship
20 Oct 2015 Brighton and Hove Albion v Bristol City L 2-1 League Championship
26 Oct 2015 Cardiff City v Bristol City D 0-0 League Championship
31 Oct 2015 Bristol City v Fulham L 1-4 League Championship
03 Nov 2015 Bristol City v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 1-0 League Championship
07 Nov 2015 Bolton Wanderers v Bristol City D 0-0 League Championship
21 Nov 2015 Bristol City v Hull City D 1-1 League Championship
28 Nov 2015 Rotherham United v Bristol City L 3-0 League Championship
05 Dec 2015 Bristol City v Blackburn Rovers L 0-2 League Championship
12 Dec 2015 Huddersfield Town v Bristol City W 1-2 League Championship
15 Dec 2015 Derby County v Bristol City L 4-0 League Championship
19 Dec 2015 Bristol City v Queens Park Rangers D 1-1 League Championship
26 Dec 2015 Bristol City v Charlton Athletic D 1-1 League Championship
28 Dec 2015 Burnley v Bristol City L 4-0 League Championship
02 Jan 2016 Reading v Bristol City L 1-0 League Championship
09 Jan 2016 West Bromwich Albion v Bristol City D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2016 Bristol City v Preston North End L 1-2 League Championship
19 Jan 2016 Bristol City v West Bromwich Albion L 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
23 Jan 2016 Leeds United v Bristol City L 1-0 League Championship
30 Jan 2016 Bristol City v Birmingham City D 0-0 League Championship
06 Feb 2016 Charlton Athletic v Bristol City W 0-1 League Championship
13 Feb 2016 Bristol City v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Championship
20 Feb 2016 Milton Keynes Dons v Bristol City W 0-2 League Championship
23 Feb 2016 Bristol City v Brighton and Hove Albion L 0-4 League Championship
27 Feb 2016 Nottingham Forest v Bristol City W 1-2 League Championship
05 Mar 2016 Bristol City v Cardiff City L 0-2 League Championship
08 Mar 2016 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Bristol City L 2-1 League Championship
12 Mar 2016 Fulham v Bristol City W 1-2 League Championship
19 Mar 2016 Bristol City v Bolton Wanderers W 6-0 League Championship
02 Apr 2016 Hull City v Bristol City L 4-0 League Championship
05 Apr 2016 Bristol City v Rotherham United D 1-1 League Championship
09 Apr 2016 Bristol City v Sheffield Wednesday W 4-1 League Championship
16 Apr 2016 Brentford v Bristol City D 1-1 League Championship
19 Apr 2016 Bristol City v Derby County L 2-3 League Championship
30 Apr 2016 Bristol City v Huddersfield Town W 4-0 League Championship
07 May 2016 Queens Park Rangers v Bristol City L 1-0 League Championship
06 Aug 2016 Bristol City v Wigan Athletic W 2-1 League Championship
09 Aug 2016 Wycombe Wanderers v Bristol City W 0-1 League Cup 1st round
16 Aug 2016 Norwich City v Bristol City L 1-0 League Championship
20 Aug 2016 Bristol City v Newcastle United L 0-1 League Championship
23 Aug 2016 Scunthorpe United v Bristol City W 1-2 League Cup 2nd round
27 Aug 2016 Bristol City v Aston Villa W 3-1 League Championship
10 Sep 2016 Rotherham United v Bristol City D 2-2 League Championship
17 Sep 2016 Bristol City v Derby County D 1-1 League Championship
21 Sep 2016 Fulham v Bristol City W 1-2 League Cup 3rd round
24 Sep 2016 Fulham v Bristol City W 0-4 League Championship
27 Sep 2016 Bristol City v Leeds United W 1-0 League Championship
14 Oct 2016 Cardiff City v Bristol City L 2-1 League Championship
18 Oct 2016 Queens Park Rangers v Bristol City L 1-0 League Championship
22 Oct 2016 Bristol City v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 League Championship
03 Dec 2016 Bristol City v Ipswich Town W 2-0 League Championship
10 Dec 2016 Huddersfield Town v Bristol City L 2-1 League Championship
13 Dec 2016 Bristol City v Brentford L 0-1 League Championship
17 Dec 2016 Bristol City v Preston North End L 1-2 League Championship
26 Dec 2016 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Bristol City L 3-2 League Championship
30 Dec 2016 Ipswich Town v Bristol City L 2-1 League Championship
02 Jan 2017 Bristol City v Reading L 2-3 League Championship


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