Nathan Ellington

Date of birth02 July 1981
Place of birthBradford
NationalityEnglish
Weight81 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionForward

Ellington established himself as Bristol Rovers' main striker in 2000-01 following the departure of Jason Roberts.

He scored a remarkable individual goal in the second match of the campaign and went on to find the net regularly, despite playing alongside a constant flow of different partners.

His mature performances won him respect from opponents and supporters alike and he finished as the club's leading scorer with 18 goals in all competitions.

A talented young striker, he has good pace and excellent close control.

Ellington joined West Bromwich Albion in August 2005 with a four-year contract before being made available for transfer in January 2007.

He joined Watford in August 2007 with a four-year contract.

Ellington joined Ipswich Town in July 2011 with a two-year contract that was cancelled in January 2013.

He joined Crewe Alexandra in March 2013 with a contract to June 2013.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Walton and Hersham 01 Jul 1998 18 Feb 1999
Bristol Rovers 18 Feb 1999 28 Mar 2002
Wigan Athletic 28 Mar 2002 15 Aug 2005
West Bromwich Albion 15 Aug 2005 29 Aug 2007
Watford 29 Aug 2007 30 Jun 2011
Derby County 30 May 2008 31 May 2009 L
Skoda Xanthi 01 Jan 2010 31 Dec 2010 L
Preston North End 13 Jan 2011 31 May 2011 L
Ipswich Town 01 Jul 2011 31 Jan 2013
Scunthorpe United 16 Nov 2012 07 Jan 2013 L
Crewe Alexandra 08 Mar 2013 30 Jun 2013
Southport 17 Oct 2013

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Bristol Rovers FA Cup 1
2000-01 Bristol Rovers LDV Vans Trophy 3
1
2000-01 Bristol Rovers League Cup 5
2
2000-01 Bristol Rovers League Division 2 36
6
15
5
2001-02 Bristol Rovers FA Cup 5
4
2001-02 Bristol Rovers LDV Vans Trophy 2
2
1
2001-02 Bristol Rovers League Cup 2
2001-02 Bristol Rovers League Division 3 27
15
2
2001-02 Wigan Athletic League Division 2 3
2
2002-03 Wigan Athletic FA Cup 2
1
2
2002-03 Wigan Athletic LDV Vans Trophy
1
2002-03 Wigan Athletic League Cup 5
5
2002-03 Wigan Athletic League Division 2 41
1
15
1
2003-04 Wigan Athletic FA Cup 1
2003-04 Wigan Athletic League Cup 1
1
1
2003-04 Wigan Athletic League Division 1 43
1
18
1
2004-05 Wigan Athletic League Championship 43
2
25
2005-06 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup 2
2005-06 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 2
3
2005-06 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 15
16
5
2006-07 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup 1
1
1
2006-07 West Bromwich Albion League Championship 19
15
10
2006-07 West Bromwich Albion League Championship Play-Offs
3
2006-07 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 2
1
2007-08 Watford FA Cup 1
1
2007-08 Watford League Championship 18
16
4
1
2007-08 Watford League Championship Play-Offs 2
2007-08 West Bromwich Albion League Championship
3
2007-08 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 2
1
2008-09 Derby County FA Cup
1
2008-09 Derby County League Championship 13
14
3
2008-09 Derby County League Cup 4
6
2009-10 Watford League Championship 2
15
1
1
2009-10 Watford League Cup
1
2010-11 Preston North End League Championship 7
11
2
2011-12 Ipswich Town FA Cup 1
2011-12 Ipswich Town League Championship 1
14
2011-12 Ipswich Town League Cup 1
2012-13 Crewe Alexandra League One 2
6
2012-13 Ipswich Town League Championship
2
2012-13 Scunthorpe United League One 2
4
2013-14 Southport FA Cup 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
24 Aug 2005 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion L 4-0 Premier League
27 Aug 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Birmingham City L 2-3 Premier League
10 Sep 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Wigan Athletic L 1-2 Premier League
17 Sep 2005 Sunderland v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Premier League
20 Sep 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Bradford City W 4-1 League Cup 2nd round
24 Sep 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Charlton Athletic L 1-2 Premier League
01 Oct 2005 Blackburn Rovers v West Bromwich Albion L 2-0 Premier League
15 Oct 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal W 2-1 Premier League
30 Oct 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United L 0-3 Premier League
19 Nov 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Everton W 4-0 Premier League
27 Nov 2005 Middlesbrough v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 Premier League
30 Nov 2005 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion L 3-1 League Cup 4th round
03 Dec 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Fulham D 0-0 Premier League
10 Dec 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester City W 2-0 Premier League
17 Dec 2005 Portsmouth v West Bromwich Albion L 1-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2005 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion L 3-0 Premier League
28 Dec 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-0 Premier League
31 Dec 2005 Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion L 1-0 Premier League
02 Jan 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa L 1-2 Premier League
07 Jan 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Reading D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 2006 Wigan Athletic v West Bromwich Albion W 0-1 Premier League
17 Jan 2006 Reading v West Bromwich Albion L 3-2 FA Cup 3rd round replay
21 Jan 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Sunderland L 0-1 Premier League
31 Jan 2006 Charlton Athletic v West Bromwich Albion D 0-0 Premier League
04 Feb 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Blackburn Rovers W 2-0 Premier League
11 Feb 2006 Fulham v West Bromwich Albion L 6-1 Premier League
26 Feb 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Middlesbrough L 0-2 Premier League
04 Mar 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea L 1-2 Premier League
11 Mar 2006 Birmingham City v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Premier League
18 Mar 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United L 1-2 Premier League
27 Mar 2006 Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion L 2-1 Premier League
01 Apr 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Liverpool L 0-2 Premier League
22 Apr 2006 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion L 3-0 Premier League
01 May 2006 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United L 0-1 Premier League
07 May 2006 Everton v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 Premier League
05 Aug 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Hull City W 2-0 League Championship
08 Aug 2006 Cardiff City v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Championship
12 Aug 2006 Southampton v West Bromwich Albion D 0-0 League Championship
19 Aug 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Colchester United W 2-1 League Championship
28 Aug 2006 Sunderland v West Bromwich Albion L 2-0 League Championship
09 Sep 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Leicester City W 2-0 League Championship
12 Sep 2006 Preston North End v West Bromwich Albion L 1-0 League Championship
16 Sep 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Southend United D 1-1 League Championship
19 Sep 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Cheltenham Town W 3-1 League Cup 2nd round
23 Sep 2006 Luton Town v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 League Championship
14 Oct 2006 Ipswich Town v West Bromwich Albion W 1-5 League Championship
17 Oct 2006 Crystal Palace v West Bromwich Albion W 0-2 League Championship
22 Oct 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-0 League Championship
24 Oct 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal L 0-2 League Cup 3rd round
28 Oct 2006 Birmingham City v West Bromwich Albion L 2-0 League Championship
31 Oct 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Queens Park Rangers D 3-3 League Championship
04 Nov 2006 Derby County v West Bromwich Albion L 2-1 League Championship
11 Nov 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Norwich City L 0-1 League Championship
18 Nov 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Burnley W 3-0 League Championship
25 Nov 2006 Stoke City v West Bromwich Albion L 1-0 League Championship
10 Dec 2006 Barnsley v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Championship
16 Dec 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Coventry City W 5-0 League Championship
23 Dec 2006 Plymouth Argyle v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 League Championship
26 Dec 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Preston North End W 4-2 League Championship
01 Jan 2007 Southend United v West Bromwich Albion L 3-1 League Championship
03 Feb 2007 Hull City v West Bromwich Albion W 0-1 League Championship
10 Feb 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Southampton D 1-1 League Championship
17 Feb 2007 Middlesbrough v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 FA Cup 5th round
20 Feb 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Cardiff City W 1-0 League Championship
24 Feb 2007 Leicester City v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Championship
27 Feb 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Middlesbrough L 1-1 (4-5) FA Cup 5th round replay
18 Mar 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Birmingham City D 1-1 League Championship
31 Mar 2007 Queens Park Rangers v West Bromwich Albion W 1-2 League Championship
07 Apr 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Stoke City L 1-3 League Championship
09 Apr 2007 Norwich City v West Bromwich Albion W 1-2 League Championship
13 Apr 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-1 League Championship
23 Apr 2007 Burnley v West Bromwich Albion L 3-2 League Championship
06 May 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Barnsley W 7-0 League Championship
13 May 2007 Wolverhampton Wanderers v West Bromwich Albion W 2-3 League Championship Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
16 May 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 1-0
Agg: 4-2
League Championship Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg
28 May 2007 Derby County v West Bromwich Albion L 1-0 League Championship Play-Offs Final
11 Aug 2007 Burnley v West Bromwich Albion L 2-1 League Championship
14 Aug 2007 West Bromwich Albion v AFC Bournemouth W 1-0 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
18 Aug 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Preston North End W 2-0 League Championship
25 Aug 2007 Sheffield United v West Bromwich Albion L 1-0 League Championship
28 Aug 2007 Peterborough United v West Bromwich Albion W 0-2 League Cup 2nd round


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