Neil Alexander

Date of birth10 March 1978
Place of birthEdinburgh
NationalityScottish
Weight73 kg
Height1.85 m
PositionGoalkeeper

Alexander was made available for transfer by Cardiff City in July 2004.

He joined Ipswich Town in July 2007 with a three-year contract.

Alexander joined Crystal Palace in August 2013 with a one-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Stenhousemuir 08 Aug 1996 22 Aug 1998
Livingston 22 Aug 1998 29 May 2001
Cardiff City 29 May 2001 30 Jun 2007
Ipswich Town 17 Jul 2007 30 Jan 2008
Rangers 30 Jan 2008 30 Jun 2013
Crystal Palace 15 Aug 2013 30 Jun 2014
Heart of Midlothian 01 Jul 2014

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
2000-01 Livingston Bells Challenge Cup 5 2 4
2000-01 Livingston Scottish Division 1 26 11 22
2000-01 Livingston Scottish FA Cup 3 1 1
2000-01 Livingston Scottish League Cup 2 1 2
2001-02 Cardiff City FA Cup 4 1 5
2001-02 Cardiff City League Cup 1 2
2001-02 Cardiff City League Division 2 46 14 49
2001-02 Cardiff City League Division 2 Play-Offs 2 3
2002-03 Cardiff City FA Cup 4 1 7
2002-03 Cardiff City League Cup 1 1
2002-03 Cardiff City League Division 2 40 13 36
2002-03 Cardiff City League Division 2 Play-Offs 3 2
2003-04 Cardiff City League Division 1 24
1
4 31
1
2004-05 Cardiff City League Championship 17 5 16
2004-05 Cardiff City League Cup 2 4
2005-06 Cardiff City FA Cup 1 2
2005-06 Cardiff City League Championship 46 10 56
2
2005-06 Cardiff City League Cup 1 1
2006-07 Cardiff City FA Cup 2 4
2006-07 Cardiff City League Championship 39 10 40
2007-08 Ipswich Town FA Cup 1 1
2007-08 Ipswich Town League Championship 29 5 36
2
2007-08 Ipswich Town League Cup 1 2
2013-14 Crystal Palace League Cup 1 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
05 Aug 2000 Greenock Morton v Livingston W 0-2 Scottish Division 1
12 Aug 2000 Livingston v Inverness Caledonian Thistle W 3-1 Scottish Division 1
15 Aug 2000 Partick Thistle v Livingston W 0-2 Bells Challenge Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
19 Aug 2000 Clyde v Livingston D 1-1 Scottish Division 1
22 Aug 2000 Dumbarton v Livingston W 0-4 Scottish League Cup 2nd round
26 Aug 2000 Alloa Athletic v Livingston W 0-6 Scottish Division 1
29 Aug 2000 Ross County v Livingston W 0-3 Bells Challenge Cup 2nd round
06 Sep 2000 Livingston v Heart of Midlothian L 0-2 Scottish League Cup 3rd round
09 Sep 2000 Livingston v Ayr United W 2-0 Scottish Division 1
12 Sep 2000 Livingston v Brechin City W 3-1 Bells Challenge Cup 3rd round
16 Sep 2000 Livingston v Raith Rovers L 0-4 Scottish Division 1
23 Sep 2000 Airdrieonians v Livingston W 1-2 Scottish Division 1
26 Sep 2000 Livingston v East Stirlingshire W 2-1 Bells Challenge Cup Semi-final
30 Sep 2000 Falkirk v Livingston L 3-2 Scottish Division 1
07 Oct 2000 Livingston v Ross County W 3-1 Scottish Division 1
14 Oct 2000 Livingston v Greenock Morton W 1-0 Scottish Division 1
21 Oct 2000 Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Livingston D 2-2 Scottish Division 1
28 Oct 2000 Livingston v Alloa Athletic W 4-0 Scottish Division 1
04 Nov 2000 Ayr United v Livingston D 1-1 Scottish Division 1
11 Nov 2000 Livingston v Airdrieonians D 2-2 Scottish Division 1
19 Nov 2000 Airdrieonians v Livingston D 2-2 Bells Challenge Cup Final
25 Nov 2000 Ross County v Livingston W 0-2 Scottish Division 1
02 Dec 2000 Livingston v Falkirk W 4-1 Scottish Division 1
05 Dec 2000 Raith Rovers v Livingston W 1-2 Scottish Division 1
09 Dec 2000 Livingston v Clyde W 2-0 Scottish Division 1
16 Dec 2000 Greenock Morton v Livingston W 1-2 Scottish Division 1
02 Jan 2001 Livingston v Raith Rovers W 2-0 Scottish Division 1
06 Jan 2001 Airdrieonians v Livingston D 1-1 Scottish Division 1
13 Jan 2001 Falkirk v Livingston L 1-0 Scottish Division 1
27 Jan 2001 East Fife v Livingston W 1-4 Scottish FA Cup 3rd round
30 Jan 2001 Alloa Athletic v Livingston W 0-2 Scottish Division 1
03 Feb 2001 Clyde v Livingston W 0-3 Scottish Division 1
17 Feb 2001 Livingston v Aberdeen D 0-0 Scottish FA Cup 4th round
24 Feb 2001 Livingston v Alloa Athletic W 1-0 Scottish Division 1
03 Mar 2001 Ayr United v Livingston D 1-1 Scottish Division 1
06 Mar 2001 Aberdeen v Livingston W 0-1 Scottish FA Cup 4th round replay


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 Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1996-97 Scotland Toulon Under-21 1 1
1997-98 Scotland UEFA Under-21 1 3
1997-98 Scotland Under-21 1 4
1997-98 Scotland Under-21 Tournament 1 3
1998-99 Scotland UEFA Under-21 5 1 5
1998-99 Scotland Under-21 1 2
2001-02 Scotland Reunification Cup
1
2003-04 Scotland B International 1 1
2005-06 Scotland International Friendly
1
2005-06 Scotland Kirin Cup 2 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
31 May 1997 Portugal v Scotland D 1-1 Toulon Under-21 Group A
05 Sep 1997 Scotland v Belarus L 0-3 UEFA U21 Group 4
18 May 1998 Republic of Ireland v Scotland L 3-0 U21 TOURNAMENT
23 May 1998 Italy v Scotland L 4-0 U21
04 Sep 1998 Lithuania v Scotland D 0-0 UEFA U21 Group 9
09 Oct 1998 Scotland v Estonia W 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 9
14 Oct 1998 Belgium v Scotland L 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 9
18 Nov 1998 Scotland v Belgium D 2-2 UEFA U21 Group 9
30 Mar 1999 Scotland v Czech Republic L 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 9
27 Apr 1999 Germany v Scotland L 2-1 U21
20 May 2002 South Africa v Scotland L 2-0 REUNIFICATION CUP
21 Oct 2003 Scotland v Germany L 0-1 B International
01 Mar 2006 Scotland v Switzerland L 1-3 International Friendly
11 May 2006 Scotland v Bulgaria W 5-1 Kirin Cup
13 May 2006 Japan v Scotland D 0-0 Kirin Cup


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