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England
22

Nick Pope

Position:
Goalkeeper
Date signed:
23rd June 2022

Newcastle United signed England international goalkeeper Pope from Burnley in June 2022 for an undisclosed fee.

The Soham-born shot-stopper had spent the past six seasons at Turf Moor, twice winning Burnley's player of the year award and helping the Clarets to qualify for Europe in 2017/18.

He was named in the PFA Premier League Team of the Year in 2019/20, when he kept 15 clean sheets throughout the campaign, and made history as the first goalkeeper to keep clean sheets in his first six games for England.

Pope started his career with boyhood club Ipswich Town before dropping into non-league with Bury Town. From there, he joined Charlton Athletic before - following a series of loan moves - signing for Burnley in the summer of 2016, making a total of 155 appearances and firmly establishing himself as one of the country's best goalkeepers.

He excelled during his first season on Tyneside, keeping 14 clean sheets in 37 Premier League outings to help return the Magpies to the Champions League after a two decade-long absence.

Full Name:
Nick Pope
Position:
Goalkeeper
Squad Number:
22
Nationality:
England
Date of birth:
19th April 1992
Place of birth:
Soham, England
Height:
191
Weight:
76
Date signed:
23rd June 2022
First Team Appearances:
2
Previous club:
Burnley, Charlton Athletic, Bury Town, Ipswich Town
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First Team Appearances This Season
22

Goals
0
Big Chances
0
Fouls
0
Tackles
0
Interceptions
0
Saves
164
Shots faced
286
Punches
16
Catches
16
Short Balls
240 %
Long Balls
217 %
Pass success rate
69.66
Total Passes
457
Key Passses
0
Crosses
0

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