Richie Jones

Date of birth26 September 1986
Place of birthStockport
NationalityEnglish
Weight70 kg
Height1.83 m
PositionMidfielder

Another Manchester United academy player tried out in Cup ties who failed to make the grade at Old Trafford.

However, Richie has since given good service at Hartlepool United.

Richie's contract at Manchester United was extended to June 2008 in June 2006.

He was briefly made available for transfer by Hartlepool United in July 2009.

Richie joined Bradford City in July 2011 with a two-year contract that was cancelled in January 2013.

He joined Rochdale in February 2013 on non-contract terms.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Manchester United 04 Nov 2004 30 Jun 2008
Royal Antwerp 23 Dec 2005 31 Jan 2006 L
Colchester United 27 Oct 2006 27 Nov 2006 L
Barnsley 12 Feb 2007 31 May 2007 L
Yeovil Town 15 Aug 2007 02 Jan 2008 L
Hartlepool United 04 Jul 2008 30 Jun 2010
Oldham Athletic 07 Jul 2010 30 Jun 2011
Bradford City 14 Jul 2011 31 Jan 2013
Rochdale 12 Feb 2013 30 Jun 2013
Grimsby Town 16 Sep 2013 30 Jun 2014

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2005-06 Manchester United FA Cup 1
2005-06 Manchester United League Cup 1
2
1
2006-07 Barnsley League Championship 1
3
1
2006-07 Colchester United League Championship
6
1
2006-07 Manchester United League Cup 1
2007-08 Yeovil Town Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
1
2007-08 Yeovil Town League One 6
3
1
2008-09 Hartlepool United FA Cup 4
2008-09 Hartlepool United League Cup 2
2008-09 Hartlepool United League One 36
3
8
2009-10 Hartlepool United FA Cup
1
2009-10 Hartlepool United League Cup 2
2009-10 Hartlepool United League One 22
11
4
2
1
2010-11 Oldham Athletic FA Cup 1
2010-11 Oldham Athletic League Cup 1
2010-11 Oldham Athletic League One 21
10
1
2
2011-12 Bradford City FA Cup 2
2011-12 Bradford City Johnstones Paint Trophy 3
1
2011-12 Bradford City League Cup
1
2011-12 Bradford City League Two 31
1
1
5
2012-13 Bradford City FA Cup 2
2012-13 Bradford City Johnstones Paint Trophy 3
1
2012-13 Bradford City League Cup
1
2012-13 Bradford City League Two 2
2
2012-13 Rochdale League Two 2
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
26 Oct 2005 Manchester United v Barnet W 4-1 League Cup 3rd round
30 Nov 2005 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 3-1 League Cup 4th round
20 Dec 2005 Birmingham City v Manchester United W 1-3 League Cup 5th round
08 Jan 2006 Burton Albion v Manchester United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
25 Oct 2006 Crewe Alexandra v Manchester United W 1-2 League Cup 3rd round


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
2002-03 England Nordic Under-17 International Tournament 2
2
1
2003-04 England Under-18 2
2003-04 England Under-21
1
2004-05 England UEFA Under-19 2
2004-05 England Under-19 1
2005-06 England UEFA Under-19 3
2
2


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
30 Jul 2002 Faroe Islands v England W 0-4 Nordic Under 17 International Tournament
31 Jul 2002 Sweden v England W 3-5 Nordic Under 17 International Tournament
02 Aug 2002 Norway v England W 1-2 Nordic Under 17 International Tournament
03 Aug 2002 Iceland v England W 0-1 Nordic Under 17 International Tournament
30 Mar 2004 Sweden v England D 2-2 Under-21
31 Mar 2004 England v Belgium D 0-0 U18
29 Apr 2004 England v Sweden L 0-2 Under 18
06 Oct 2004 England v Czech Republic D 1-1 U19
26 Mar 2005 England v Denmark W 1-0 UEFA U19 Group 1
28 Mar 2005 England v Sweden W 1-0 UEFA Under 19 Group 1
18 Jul 2005 France v England D 1-1 UEFA U19 Final Tour
20 Jul 2005 Armenia v England D 1-1 UEFA U19 Final Tour
23 Jul 2005 England v Norway W 3-2 UEFA U19 Final Tour
26 Jul 2005 Serbia and Montenegro v England W 1-3 UEFA U19 Semi-final
29 Jul 2005 England v France L 1-3 UEFA U19 Final


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