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Andy Cole
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Personal information
Full name Andrew Alexander Cole
Date of birth 15 October 1971 (1971-10-15) (age 48)
Place of birth    Nottingham, England England
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Striker
Youth clubs
1988-1989 England Arsenal
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
1989–1992
1991
1992
1992–1993
1993–1995
1995–2001
2001–2004
2004–2005
2005–2006
2006–2007
2007
2007–2008
2008
2008
Total
England Arsenal
EnglandFulham (loan)
EnglandBristol City (loan)
England Bristol City
England Newcastle United
England Manchester United
England Blackburn Rovers
England Fulham
England Manchester City
England Portsmouth
EnglandBirmingham City (loan)
England Sunderland
EnglandBurnley (loan)
England Nottingham Forest
0000(0)
013 00(3)
012 00(8)
029 0(12)
070 0(55)
195 0(93)
083 0(27)
031 0(12)
022 00(9)
0018 00(3)
0000(1)
0000(0)
013 00(6)
010 00(0)
509 (229)   
National team
1991
1992–1993
1994
1995–2001
England England U20
England England U21
England England B
England England
0000(0)
0000(4)
0000(1)
015 00(1)

Andrew Alexander "Andy" Cole (born 15 October 1971) is an English former professional footballer. As a player, he was a striker from 1988 to 2008. He is most notably remembered for his time in the Premier League, with Manchester United, where he spent six years of his career and winning numerous trophies in the process.

He also played in the top division of English football for Arsenal, Newcastle United, Blackburn Rovers, Fulham, Manchester City, Portsmouth and Sunderland, as well as in the Football League for Bristol City, Birmingham City, Burnley and Nottingham Forest. He is the third highest goalscorer in Premier League history, with 187 goals.

Cole has the distinction of being one of the few players in England to have swept all possible honours in the English game, including the PFA Young Player of the Year award, as well as the coveted UEFA Champions League title. Cole was also capped fifteen times for England between 1995 and 2001, scoring once against Albania in a World Cup qualifier.

Honours

Club

Arsenal
Newcastle United
Manchester United
Blackburn Rovers

Individual

  • Premier League Golden Boot: 1993–94
  • PFA Young Player of the Year: 1993–94
  • Premier League Player of the Month: November 1997
  • PFA Premier League Team of the Year: 1999–2000

External links

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