Michael Smith

Date of birth04 September 1988
Place of birthBallyclare
NationalityNorthern Irish
Weight71 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

Michael Smith joined Bristol Rovers in July 2011 with a two-year contract that was extended to June 2015 in April 2014.

He joined Peterborough United in July 2014 with a three-year contract that was extended to June 2019 in June 2016.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Ballyclare Comrades 01 Jul 2007 20 Jan 2009
Ballymena United 20 Jan 2009 30 Jun 2011
Bristol Rovers 01 Jul 2011 25 Jul 2014
Peterborough United 25 Jul 2014 30 Jun 2017
Heart of Midlothian 30 Jun 2017

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2011-12 Bristol Rovers Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2011-12 Bristol Rovers League Cup 1
1
2011-12 Bristol Rovers League Two 8
12
2012-13 Bristol Rovers FA Cup 1
2012-13 Bristol Rovers Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2012-13 Bristol Rovers League Cup 1
1
2012-13 Bristol Rovers League Two 33
5
1
4
2013-14 Bristol Rovers FA Cup 5
2013-14 Bristol Rovers Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2013-14 Bristol Rovers League Cup 1
2013-14 Bristol Rovers League Two 43
1
2014-15 Peterborough United FA Cup 1
2014-15 Peterborough United Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2014-15 Peterborough United League Cup 1
2014-15 Peterborough United League One 40
3
1
7
2015-16 Peterborough United FA Cup 3
1
1
2015-16 Peterborough United Johnstones Paint Trophy
1
2015-16 Peterborough United League One 37
1
1
7
1
2016-17 Peterborough United FA Cup 4
2016-17 Peterborough United League Cup 1
2016-17 Peterborough United League One 39
1
3


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
06 Aug 2011 AFC Wimbledon v Bristol Rovers W 2-3 League Two
13 Aug 2011 Bristol Rovers v Torquay United L 1-2 League Two
23 Aug 2011 Bristol Rovers v Watford W 1-1 (4-2) League Cup 1st round
27 Aug 2011 Bristol Rovers v Hereford United D 0-0 League Two
30 Aug 2011 Leyton Orient v Bristol Rovers L 3-2 League Cup 2nd round
03 Sep 2011 Crawley Town v Bristol Rovers L 4-1 League Two
06 Sep 2011 Wycombe Wanderers v Bristol Rovers L 3-1 Johnstones Paint Trophy 1st round - southern section
13 Sep 2011 Bristol Rovers v Shrewsbury Town W 1-0 League Two
24 Sep 2011 Morecambe v Bristol Rovers W 2-3 League Two
01 Oct 2011 Bristol Rovers v Cheltenham Town L 1-3 League Two
08 Oct 2011 Oxford United v Bristol Rovers L 3-0 League Two
28 Jan 2012 Bristol Rovers v Bradford City W 2-1 League Two
03 Mar 2012 Bristol Rovers v Macclesfield Town D 0-0 League Two
06 Mar 2012 Northampton Town v Bristol Rovers L 3-2 League Two
17 Mar 2012 Bristol Rovers v AFC Wimbledon W 1-0 League Two
20 Mar 2012 Plymouth Argyle v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
27 Mar 2012 Aldershot Town v Bristol Rovers L 1-0 League Two
31 Mar 2012 Swindon Town v Bristol Rovers D 0-0 League Two
06 Apr 2012 Bristol Rovers v Gillingham D 2-2 League Two
09 Apr 2012 Crewe Alexandra v Bristol Rovers L 3-0 League Two
14 Apr 2012 Bristol Rovers v Burton Albion W 7-1 League Two
21 Apr 2012 Port Vale v Bristol Rovers L 1-0 League Two
28 Apr 2012 Bristol Rovers v Accrington Stanley W 5-1 League Two
14 Aug 2012 Ipswich Town v Bristol Rovers L 3-1 League Cup 1st round
18 Aug 2012 Bristol Rovers v Oxford United L 0-2 League Two
21 Aug 2012 Barnet v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
01 Sep 2012 Bristol Rovers v Morecambe L 0-3 League Two
04 Sep 2012 Bristol Rovers v Yeovil Town L 0-3 Johnstones Paint Trophy 1st round - southern section
08 Sep 2012 Bristol Rovers v Aldershot Town D 2-2 League Two
15 Sep 2012 Gillingham v Bristol Rovers L 4-0 League Two
18 Sep 2012 Plymouth Argyle v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
22 Sep 2012 Bristol Rovers v Fleetwood Town D 0-0 League Two
06 Oct 2012 Bristol Rovers v Northampton Town W 3-1 League Two
03 Nov 2012 Bristol Rovers v Sheffield United L 1-2 FA Cup 1st round
10 Nov 2012 Bristol Rovers v Chesterfield W 3-2 League Two
17 Nov 2012 Rochdale v Bristol Rovers L 2-1 League Two
20 Nov 2012 Port Vale v Bristol Rovers L 4-0 League Two
24 Nov 2012 Bristol Rovers v Bradford City D 3-3 League Two
01 Dec 2012 Wycombe Wanderers v Bristol Rovers L 2-0 League Two
15 Dec 2012 York City v Bristol Rovers L 4-1 League Two
26 Dec 2012 Aldershot Town v Bristol Rovers D 2-2 League Two
01 Jan 2013 Bristol Rovers v Plymouth Argyle W 2-1 League Two
05 Jan 2013 Bristol Rovers v Gillingham L 0-2 League Two
12 Jan 2013 Fleetwood Town v Bristol Rovers W 0-3 League Two
26 Jan 2013 Rotherham United v Bristol Rovers W 1-3 League Two
01 Feb 2013 Bristol Rovers v Barnet W 2-1 League Two
05 Feb 2013 Cheltenham Town v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
09 Feb 2013 Oxford United v Bristol Rovers W 0-2 League Two
16 Feb 2013 Bristol Rovers v Wycombe Wanderers W 1-0 League Two
19 Feb 2013 Bristol Rovers v Rotherham United L 1-2 League Two
23 Feb 2013 Morecambe v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
26 Feb 2013 Northampton Town v Bristol Rovers L 1-0 League Two
02 Mar 2013 Bristol Rovers v Burton Albion W 3-0 League Two
06 Mar 2013 Bristol Rovers v Exeter City W 2-0 League Two
09 Mar 2013 Chesterfield v Bristol Rovers L 2-0 League Two
12 Mar 2013 Bristol Rovers v Port Vale W 2-0 League Two
16 Mar 2013 Bristol Rovers v Rochdale W 2-1 League Two
30 Mar 2013 Bristol Rovers v York City D 0-0 League Two
01 Apr 2013 Dagenham and Redbridge v Bristol Rovers W 2-4 League Two
06 Apr 2013 Bristol Rovers v AFC Wimbledon W 1-0 League Two
09 Apr 2013 Bradford City v Bristol Rovers L 4-1 League Two
13 Apr 2013 Southend United v Bristol Rovers D 0-0 League Two
20 Apr 2013 Bristol Rovers v Accrington Stanley L 0-1 League Two
27 Apr 2013 Torquay United v Bristol Rovers D 3-3 League Two
03 Aug 2013 Exeter City v Bristol Rovers L 2-1 League Two
06 Aug 2013 Bristol Rovers v Watford L 1-3 League Cup 1st round
10 Aug 2013 Bristol Rovers v Scunthorpe United D 0-0 League Two
17 Aug 2013 Newport County v Bristol Rovers L 1-0 League Two
24 Aug 2013 Bristol Rovers v York City W 3-2 League Two
31 Aug 2013 Bristol Rovers v Northampton Town W 1-0 League Two
04 Sep 2013 Bristol City v Bristol Rovers L 2-1 Johnstones Paint Trophy 1st round - southern section
07 Sep 2013 Plymouth Argyle v Bristol Rovers L 1-0 League Two
14 Sep 2013 Dagenham and Redbridge v Bristol Rovers L 2-0 League Two
21 Sep 2013 Bristol Rovers v Hartlepool United D 2-2 League Two
27 Sep 2013 Southend United v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
05 Oct 2013 Bristol Rovers v Fleetwood Town L 1-3 League Two
12 Oct 2013 Mansfield Town v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
19 Oct 2013 Bristol Rovers v Wycombe Wanderers L 0-1 League Two
22 Oct 2013 Accrington Stanley v Bristol Rovers L 2-1 League Two
26 Oct 2013 Bristol Rovers v Chesterfield D 0-0 League Two
02 Nov 2013 Oxford United v Bristol Rovers W 0-1 League Two
08 Nov 2013 Bristol Rovers v York City D 3-3 FA Cup 1st round
16 Nov 2013 Bristol Rovers v Bury D 1-1 League Two
19 Nov 2013 York City v Bristol Rovers W 2-3 FA Cup 1st round replay
23 Nov 2013 Burton Albion v Bristol Rovers L 1-0 League Two
26 Nov 2013 Cheltenham Town v Bristol Rovers D 0-0 League Two
30 Nov 2013 Bristol Rovers v AFC Wimbledon W 3-0 League Two
07 Dec 2013 Bristol Rovers v Crawley Town D 0-0 FA Cup 2nd round
14 Dec 2013 Morecambe v Bristol Rovers L 2-1 League Two
21 Dec 2013 Bristol Rovers v Portsmouth W 2-0 League Two
26 Dec 2013 Torquay United v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
29 Dec 2013 Rochdale v Bristol Rovers L 2-0 League Two
08 Jan 2014 Crawley Town v Bristol Rovers W 1-2 FA Cup 2nd round replay
11 Jan 2014 Bristol Rovers v Exeter City W 2-1 League Two
14 Jan 2014 Birmingham City v Bristol Rovers L 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round
18 Jan 2014 York City v Bristol Rovers D 0-0 League Two
25 Jan 2014 Bristol Rovers v Newport County W 3-1 League Two
28 Jan 2014 Bristol Rovers v Accrington Stanley L 0-1 League Two
01 Feb 2014 Chesterfield v Bristol Rovers L 3-1 League Two
08 Feb 2014 Bristol Rovers v Oxford United D 1-1 League Two
11 Feb 2014 Bristol Rovers v Cheltenham Town W 1-0 League Two
21 Feb 2014 Bristol Rovers v Burton Albion W 2-0 League Two
25 Feb 2014 Scunthorpe United v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Two
01 Mar 2014 Northampton Town v Bristol Rovers D 0-0 League Two
08 Mar 2014 Bristol Rovers v Plymouth Argyle W 2-1 League Two
11 Mar 2014 Bristol Rovers v Dagenham and Redbridge L 1-2 League Two
15 Mar 2014 Hartlepool United v Bristol Rovers L 4-0 League Two
21 Mar 2014 Bristol Rovers v Southend United D 0-0 League Two
25 Mar 2014 Fleetwood Town v Bristol Rovers L 3-1 League Two
29 Mar 2014 Bristol Rovers v Morecambe W 1-0 League Two
01 Apr 2014 Bury v Bristol Rovers L 2-1 League Two
05 Apr 2014 AFC Wimbledon v Bristol Rovers D 0-0 League Two
12 Apr 2014 Bristol Rovers v Torquay United L 1-2 League Two
19 Apr 2014 Portsmouth v Bristol Rovers L 3-2 League Two


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
2015-16 Northern Ireland International Friendly 1
2018-19 Northern Ireland International Friendly 1
1
2018-19 Northern Ireland UEFA European Championship 2
2018-19 Northern Ireland UEFA Nations League 1
2019-20 Northern Ireland UEFA European Championship 2
1
1
1
2020-21 Northern Ireland UEFA Nations League 4
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
28 Mar 2016 Northern Ireland v Slovenia W 1-0 International Friendly
11 Sep 2018 Northern Ireland v Israel W 3-0 International Friendly
15 Nov 2018 Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland D 0-0 International Friendly
18 Nov 2018 Northern Ireland v Austria L 1-2 UEFA Nations League League B Group B3
08 Jun 2019 Estonia v Northern Ireland W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
11 Jun 2019 Belarus v Northern Ireland W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
10 Oct 2019 Netherlands v Northern Ireland L 3-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
16 Nov 2019 Northern Ireland v Netherlands D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
19 Nov 2019 Germany v Northern Ireland L 6-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
04 Sep 2020 Romania v Northern Ireland D 1-1 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
07 Sep 2020 Northern Ireland v Norway L 1-5 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
14 Oct 2020 Norway v Northern Ireland L 1-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
15 Nov 2020 Austria v Northern Ireland L 2-1 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
18 Nov 2020 Northern Ireland v Romania D 1-1 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1


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