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Leon Barnett | Norwich City

Position: Centre Back
Age: 28
Date of Birth: 30/11/1985
Place of Birth: Luton
Foot: Left
Previous clubs: West Bromwich Albion, Coventry City (loan), Luton Town, Aylesbury United (loan)
 
Past Aylesbury United Player
Aylesbury games: 6
Aylesbury goals: 0
Ducks debut: 20/11/2004 Aylesbury 1-3 Histon
Last Ducks game: 18/12/2004 Merthyr 2-0 Aylesbury

Biography

Defender who joined the Ducks on a month's loan as a 19 year old from Luton Town, immediately impressing with a string of indomitable performances in the Aylesbury backline.

With bags of pace and strength, he proved just as comfortable with the ball as without.

Scored his first professional goal with a header after 7 minutes of the 2006 Championship opener against Leicester City.

Having cemented himself as first choice in the Luton side, he began attracting attention of bigger clubs and completed a £2.5m transfer to West Bromwich Albion on 26th July 2007.

Playing Career

Season Club League Cup All Comps
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2002/03 Luton Town 0 0 1 0 1 0
2003/04 Luton Town 0 0 3 0 3 0
2004/05 Luton Town 0 0 1 0 1 0
2004/05 Aylesbury United 5 0 1 0 6 0
2005/06 Luton Town 20 0 2 0 22 0
2006/07 Luton Town 39 3 4 0 43 3
2007/08 West Bromwich Albion 32 3 4 0 36 3
2008/09 West Bromwich Albion 11 3 3 0 14 3
2009/10 West Bromwich Albion
2009/10 Coventry City 10 0 0 0 10 0
italics = on loan  Totals: 117 9 19 136 9