Real name Matthew Upson
Age 37 (Born 18 Apr, 1979)
Height 6ft (1.83m)
Weight 11st 3lb (71.2kg)
Place of birth Suffolk
Nationality England England
   
   

Career

CLUB FROM TO FEE LEAGUE FA CUP LGE CUP OTHER
        APPS GLS APPS GLS APPS GLS APPS GLS
MK Dons 30 Jul, 15 01 Jul, 16 Free 1 (2) 0 1 (1) 0 2 (0) 0 0 (0) 0
Leicester 01 Jul, 14 30 Jul, 15 Free 5 (0) 0 1 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0
Brighton 10 Jul, 13 01 Jul, 14 Free 43 (0) 2 3 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 1 (0) 0
Brighton 31 Jan, 13 14 May, 13 Loan 18 (0) 1 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 2 (0) 0
Stoke 09 Aug, 11 10 Jul, 13 Free 11 (4) 2 2 (0) 0 2 (0) 0 6 (0) 0
West Ham 31 Jan, 07 09 Aug, 11 £6,000,000 131 (0) 4 6 (0) 0 7 (1) 0 0 (0) 0
Birmingham 22 Jan, 03 31 Jan, 07 £1,000,000 112 (1) 5 8 (0) 0 7 (0) 0 0 (0) 0
Reading 05 Sep, 02 08 Dec, 02 Loan 13 (1) 0 0 (0) 0 1 (0) 1 0 (0) 0
C Palace 02 Mar, 01 07 May, 01 Loan 7 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0
Nottm Forest 08 Dec, 00 20 Dec, 00 Loan 1 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0
Arsenal 10 May, 97 22 Jan, 03 £2,000,000 20 (15) 0 3 (1) 0 8 (0) 0 8 (2) 0
Luton 01 Aug, 94 10 May, 97 Trainee 0 (1) 0 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 1 (0) 0
Totals     £9,000,000 362 (24) 14 24 (2) 0 27 (1) 1 18 (2) 0
Goals per Game       0.03 0 n/a 0

Games played by Matthew Upson in 1997/1998

   GLS   YEL  RED  
English League Cup Tu 14Oct 1997 Arsenal 4 - 1 Birmingham
English League Cup Tu 18Nov 1997 Arsenal 1 - 0 Coventry
Premiership Sa 17Jan 1998 Coventry 2 - 2 Arsenal
Premiership Sa 21Feb 1998 Arsenal 1 - 0 C Palace
English FA Cup We 25Feb 1998 C Palace 1 - 2 Arsenal
Premiership Mo 02Mar 1998 West Ham 0 - 0 Arsenal
Premiership Sa 18Apr 1998 Arsenal 5 - 0 Wimbledon
Premiership We 06May 1998 Liverpool 4 - 0 Arsenal
Appearances: 8 Totals:
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Match in Focus

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West Ham v Astra Giurgiu

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Astra’s two goals at West Ham last season came against ten men
Expert verdict
West Ham have made qualifying for the Europa League a priority this season and they can do just that against Astra in the second leg of their playoff tie. The Hammers were held to a 1-1 draw in Giurgiu but the Romanians were hammered 3-0 at Copenhagen on their last European road trip.

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