PLAYER PROFILE: Jordan Skelton




Jordan Skelton
Personal information
Date of birth (1997-02-22) 22 February 1997 (age 25)
Place of birth Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)[1]
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
North Carolina FC
Number 5
Youth career
Gateshead College
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2018 Lander Bearcats 75 (17)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2018 Mississippi Brilla 27 (4)
2019 South Georgia Tormenta 2 4 (0)
2019–2020 South Georgia Tormenta 23 (0)
2021 Des Moines Menace 12 (0)
2022– North Carolina FC 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of December 16, 2021

Jordan Skelton (born 22 February 1997) is an English footballer who plays as a defender for North Carolina FC in USL League One.

Career

College and amateur

Skelton played four years of college soccer at Lander University between 2015 and 2018.[2]

While at college, Skelton appeared for USL PDL side Mississippi Brilla in both 2017 and 2018.[3] Following college, Skelton appeared for PDL, now rebranded as USL League Two, side South Georgia Tormenta 2.[4]

Professional

On 9 August 2019, Skelton signed with USL League One side South Georgia Tormenta.[5]

After co-captaining Des Moines Menace to the 2021 USL League Two title, Skelton signed with USL League One club North Carolina FC on December 16, 2021.[6]

References

  1. ^ "Jordan Skelton". Lander University.
  2. ^ "Jordan Skelton". Lander University.
  3. ^ "Jordan Skelton". www.uslleaguetwo.com.
  4. ^ "South Georgia Tormenta FC | uslleaguetwo.com". www.uslleaguetwo.com.
  5. ^ O'Donnell, Bernadette (9 August 2019). "Tormenta FC Calls Up Defender Jordan Skelton to Pro Roster". South Georgia Tormenta FC.
  6. ^ "JORDAN SKELTON JOINS 2022 NORTH CAROLINA FC ROSTER". NorthCarolinaFC.com. Retrieved 16 December 2021.

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