Real nameShane Long
Age31 (Born 22 Jan, 1987)
Height5ft 11in (1.8m)
Weight11st (69.84kg)
Place of birthRepublic of Ireland
Date Signed14 Aug, 2014


Southampton 14 Aug, 14 £12,000,000 69 (62)209 (2)26 (6)44 (4)1
Hull 17 Jan, 14 14 Aug, 14 £7,000,000 15 (0)40 (0)00 (0)02 (0)0
West Brom 09 Aug, 11 17 Jan, 14 £6,500,000 60 (21)192 (1)12 (1)20 (0)0
Reading 07 Jun, 05 09 Aug, 11 Signed 95 (79)4414 (3)76 (1)15 (0)2
Cork City 01 Jul, 04 07 Jun, 05 No appearance data available
Totals   £25,500,000 239 (162)8725 (6)1014 (8)711 (4)3
Goals per Game    0.21 0.32 n/a 0.2

Games played by Shane Long in 2009/2010

ChampionshipSa 08Aug 2009Reading0 - 0Nottm Forest
ChampionshipSa 15Aug 2009Newcastle3 - 0Reading
ChampionshipSa 22Aug 2009Reading1 - 3Sheff Utd
ChampionshipSa 29Aug 2009Barnsley1 - 3Reading
ChampionshipSa 17Oct 2009West Brom3 - 1Reading
ChampionshipTu 20Oct 2009QPR4 - 1Reading
ChampionshipMo 26Oct 2009Reading0 - 1Leicester
ChampionshipSa 31Oct 2009Coventry1 - 3Reading
ChampionshipSa 07Nov 2009Reading1 - 1Ipswich
ChampionshipSa 28Nov 2009Derby2 - 1Reading
ChampionshipSa 19Dec 2009Bristol C1 - 1Reading
ChampionshipSa 26Dec 2009Reading1 - 1Swansea
ChampionshipMo 28Dec 2009Plymouth4 - 1Reading
English FA CupSa 02Jan 2010Reading1 - 1Liverpool
English FA CupWe 13Jan 2010Liverpool1 - 2Reading
1 goal1
ChampionshipSa 16Jan 2010Nottm Forest2 - 1Reading
English FA CupSa 23Jan 2010Reading1 - 0Burnley
ChampionshipTu 26Jan 2010Sheff Utd3 - 0Reading
ChampionshipSa 30Jan 2010Reading1 - 0Barnsley
1 goal1
ChampionshipSa 06Feb 2010Doncaster1 - 2Reading
1 goal1
ChampionshipTu 09Feb 2010Reading2 - 1Plymouth
2 goals2
English FA CupSa 13Feb 2010Reading2 - 2West Brom
English FA CupSu 07Mar 2010Reading2 - 4Aston Villa
2 goals2
ChampionshipWe 10Mar 2010Reading4 - 1Derby
1 goal1
ChampionshipSa 13Mar 2010Reading2 - 0Bristol C
ChampionshipTu 16Mar 2010Reading1 - 0QPR
ChampionshipSa 20Mar 2010Middlesbro1 - 1Reading
ChampionshipWe 24Mar 2010Leicester1 - 2Reading
ChampionshipSa 27Mar 2010Reading1 - 1West Brom
ChampionshipSa 03Apr 2010Ipswich2 - 1Reading
ChampionshipSa 10Apr 2010Cardiff0 - 0Reading
ChampionshipTu 13Apr 2010Reading1 - 2Newcastle
ChampionshipSa 17Apr 2010Reading6 - 0Peterborough
1 goal1
ChampionshipTu 20Apr 2010Scunthorpe2 - 2Reading
ChampionshipSa 24Apr 2010Watford3 - 0Reading
ChampionshipSu 02May 2010Reading4 - 1Preston
InternationalTu 25May 2010Ireland2 - 1Paraguay
InternationalFr 28May 2010Ireland3 - 0Algeria


Match in Focus


Fleetwood v Walsall

Home WinDrawAway Win
Key stats
  • Both teams have scored in seven of Fleetwood’s eight home league games this term
Expert verdict
Fleetwood have won three of their last four meetings with Walsall and look worth a wager for more success at Highbury Stadium. The Cod Army have won their last two home League One games, while the Saddlers have slipped to defeat in four of their last five league outings.


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