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Joe Rankin-Costello

Midfielder

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Biography

Date of birth

26/07/1999

Signed

01/07/2015

Country

England

After joining from Manchester United midway through the 2014-15 campaign, Joe had an outstanding first full season at the Academy.

He made close on 40 appearances at both Under-18 and Under-21 level, as well as playing a pivotal role as Rovers reached the semi-finals of the 2015-16 FA Youth Cup.

Able to play anywhere across the front line, Joe continued that progress last term, with 20 appearances for Damien Johnson's development squad, including one outing in the Checkatrade Trophy.

January 2017 saw the midfielder sign his first professional contract with a deal until the summer of 2019.

Appearance statistics:

Season 2017-18    
Competition Apps Goals
Checkatrade Trophy 0 (0 sub) 0
Premier League 2 2 (0 sub) 2
Premier League Cup 0 (0 sub) 0
Lancashire Senior Cup 0 (0 sub) 0
Season 2016-17    
Competition Apps Goals
Checkatrade Trophy 1 (0 sub) 0
Premier League 2 21 (1 sub) 1
Premier League Cup 7 (0 sub) 3
Lancashire Senior Cup 3 (0 sub) 0
U18 Premier League 1 (0 sub) 0
FA Youth Cup 2 (0 sub) 0
Season 2015-16    
Competition Apps Goals
Reserves u21s 7 (6 sub) 2
U21 Premier League Cup 2 (0 sub) 0
Academy u18s 14 (4 sub) 6
FA Youth Cup 6 (0 sub) 2
Season 2014-15    
Competition Apps Goals
Academy u18s 0 (1 sub) 0
FA Youth Cup 0 (0 sub) 0
 Statistics last updated: 18th August 2017

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