Alex McCarthy
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Personal information
Full name Alex Simon McCarthy
Date of birth 3 December 1989 (1989-12-03) (age 30)
Place of birth    Guildford, Flag of England England
Height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current club Flag of England Southampton
Number 13
Youth clubs

0000–2006
2006–2007
Flag of England Wimbledon
Flag of England Wycombe Wanderers
Flag of England Reading
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2007–2014
2007
2008
2008
2009
2009–2010
2010
2011–2012
2012
2014–2015
2015–2016
2016–
Flag of England Reading
Flag of EnglandWoking (loan)
Flag of EnglandCambridge United (loan)
Flag of EnglandTeam Bath (loan)
Flag of EnglandAldershot Town (loan)
Flag of EnglandYeovil Town (loan)
Flag of EnglandBrentford (loan)
Flag of EnglandLeeds United (loan)
Flag of EnglandIpswich Town (loan)
Flag of England Queens Park Rangers
Flag of England Crystal Palace
Flag of England Southampton
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National team
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Alex Simon McCarthy (born 3 December 1989) is an English professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Southampton.

A product of Reading's Academy, McCarthy spent time out on loan in the Conference Premier before signing professional terms with the club in 2008. He made his Football League debut in 2009 whilst on loan to Aldershot Town and spent the following season at Yeovil Town before making his Reading debut in 2011. He has since spent time on loan at Leeds United and Ipswich Town. McCarthy left for Queens Park Rangers in 2014.

At international level McCarthy has represented England and made his debut for the under-21 team in 2010, appearing three times in total. In May 2013 he was called up to the senior squad for friendlies against the Republic of Ireland and Brazil although he did not make an appearance.

External links

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Southampton F.C. squad - 2020–21

1 McCarthy · 4 Vestergaard · 5 Stephens · 6 Hoedt · 7 Long · 9 Ings · 10 Adams · 12 Djenepo · 14 Romeu · 16 Ward-Prowse (c) · 17 Armstrong · 19 Boufal · 20 Obafemi · 21 Bertrand · 22 Redmond · 23 Højbjerg · 24 Walker-Peters · 27 Smallbone · 28 Gunn · 29 Vokins · 30 Slattery · 31 Ramsay · 35 Bednarek · 38 Danso · 39 Sims · 40 N'Lundulu · 41 Lewis · 42 Hesketh · 43 Valery · 44 Forster · 45 McQueen ·

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