Steve Jones

Date of birth25 October 1976
Place of birthDerry
NationalityNorthern Irish
Weight68 kg
Height1.63 m
PositionMidfielder

Speaking at the time of Steve's move to Crewe Alexandra, Leigh RMI manager Steve Waywell said: 'Steve is one of those players who has come on leaps and bounds in the last two years, and has always had tremendous ability. I have never seen a player go past other players like Steve does and I think he'll go further still.'

Prior to Leigh, Steve was associated with Blackpool, Bury, Wrexham, Sligo Rovers and Chorley.

He agreed a new three-year deal with Crewe Alexandra in May 2003.

Steve joined Burnley in August 2006 with a three-year contract.

He joined Walsall in July 2009 with a two-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Blackpool 01 Jul 1995 30 Jun 1996
Bury 01 Jul 1996 30 Jun 1997
Leigh RMI 01 Jul 1999 03 Jul 2001
Tranmere Rovers 02 Jul 2001 06 Jul 2001 T
Crewe Alexandra 03 Jul 2001 30 Jun 2006
Rochdale 04 Feb 2002 01 Apr 2002 L
Burnley 01 Aug 2006 30 Jun 2009
Crewe Alexandra 27 Mar 2008 31 May 2008 L
Huddersfield Town 17 Oct 2008 25 Nov 2008 L
Bradford City 27 Nov 2008 31 May 2009 L
Walsall 10 Jul 2009 30 Jun 2011
Motherwell 21 Jan 2011 31 May 2011 L
Droylsden 12 Aug 2011 18 Nov 2011
AFC Telford United 18 Nov 2011 22 May 2013
Airbus UK Broughton 22 May 2013 30 Jun 2014
Nantwich Town 01 Jul 2014

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Leigh RMI FA Cup 1
2001-02 Crewe Alexandra League Division 1 1
5
2001-02 Rochdale League Division 3 5
3
1
2002-03 Crewe Alexandra FA Cup 2
1
1
2002-03 Crewe Alexandra LDV Vans Trophy 2
2
1
2002-03 Crewe Alexandra League Cup
1
1
2002-03 Crewe Alexandra League Division 2 18
13
9
2
2003-04 Crewe Alexandra FA Cup 1
2003-04 Crewe Alexandra League Cup 1
1
2003-04 Crewe Alexandra League Division 1 43
2
15
2
2004-05 Crewe Alexandra FA Cup 1
2004-05 Crewe Alexandra League Championship 24
12
10
1
2004-05 Crewe Alexandra League Cup 3
3
2005-06 Crewe Alexandra League Championship 36
5
5
1
2005-06 Crewe Alexandra League Cup 1
2006-07 Burnley FA Cup 1
2006-07 Burnley League Championship 37
4
5
1
2006-07 Burnley League Cup 1
2007-08 Burnley FA Cup
1
2007-08 Burnley League Championship 1
16
1
2007-08 Burnley League Cup 2
1
2007-08 Crewe Alexandra League One 2
2
1
2008-09 Bradford City FA Cup 1
1
2008-09 Bradford City League Two 25
2
3
1
2008-09 Huddersfield Town League One 2
2
2009-10 Walsall FA Cup 2
1
2009-10 Walsall Johnstones Paint Trophy
1
2009-10 Walsall League Cup 1
2009-10 Walsall League One 25
5
9
1
2010-11 Walsall FA Cup 1
1
2010-11 Walsall League Cup 1
2010-11 Walsall League One 9
4
3
2017-18 Nantwich Town 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
19 Nov 2000 Leigh RMI v Millwall L 0-3 FA Cup 1st 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 Northern Ireland International Friendly
1
2002-03 Northern Ireland Semi-Pro 1
1
2002-03 Northern Ireland UEFA European Championship 1
2003-04 Northern Ireland Caribbean Tournament
3
1
2003-04 Northern Ireland International Friendly 1
2
2003-04 Northern Ireland UEFA European Championship
2
2004-05 Northern Ireland FIFA World Cup
3
2004-05 Northern Ireland International Friendly 1
1
2005-06 Northern Ireland FIFA World Cup
3
2005-06 Northern Ireland International Friendly 2
3
2006-07 Northern Ireland International Friendly
1
2006-07 Northern Ireland UEFA European Championship
2
2007-08 Northern Ireland UEFA European Championship
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
20 May 2003 Scotland v Northern Ireland L 2-1 SEMI PRO
03 Jun 2003 Italy v Northern Ireland L 2-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2003 Northern Ireland v Spain D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
06 Sep 2003 Ukraine v Northern Ireland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
11 Oct 2003 Greece v Northern Ireland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
18 Feb 2004 Northern Ireland v Norway L 1-4 International Friendly
31 Mar 2004 Estonia v Northern Ireland W 0-1 International Friendly
28 Apr 2004 Northern Ireland v Serbia and Montenegro D 1-1 International Friendly
30 May 2004 Barbados v Northern Ireland D 1-1 CARIBBEAN TOUR
02 Jun 2004 St Kitts and Nevis v Northern Ireland W 0-2 CARIBBEAN TOUR
06 Jun 2004 Trinidad and Tobago v Northern Ireland W 0-3 CARIBBEAN TOUR
04 Sep 2004 Northern Ireland v Poland L 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
13 Oct 2004 Northern Ireland v Austria D 3-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
10 Feb 2005 Northern Ireland v Canada L 0-1 International Friendly
26 Mar 2005 England v Northern Ireland L 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
04 Jun 2005 Northern Ireland v Germany L 1-4 International Friendly
17 Aug 2005 Malta v Northern Ireland D 1-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2005 Northern Ireland v Azerbaijan W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
08 Oct 2005 Northern Ireland v Wales L 2-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
12 Oct 2005 Austria v Northern Ireland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
15 Nov 2005 Northern Ireland v Portugal D 1-1 International Friendly
01 Mar 2006 Northern Ireland v Estonia W 1-0 International Friendly
21 May 2006 Northern Ireland v Uruguay L 0-1 International Friendly
26 May 2006 Romania v Northern Ireland L 2-0 International Friendly
16 Aug 2006 Finland v Northern Ireland W 1-2 International Friendly
07 Oct 2006 Denmark v Northern Ireland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
24 Mar 2007 Liechtenstein v Northern Ireland W 1-4 UEFA European Championship Group F
22 Aug 2007 Northern Ireland v Liechtenstein W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
12 Sep 2007 Iceland v Northern Ireland L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F


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