Charlie Austin

Born: July 5, 1985 (age 29)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Hungerford, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Queens Park Rangers (no. 9)
Career History
Senior2009-2011Swindon Town
2011-2013Burnley
2013-Queens Park Rangers
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Charlie Austin of QPR celebrates scoring his penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Queens Park Rangers at Turf Moor on January 10, 2015
Report: Queens Park Rangers turn down Charlie Austin bid from Leicester City
Leicester City reportedly have a £12m bid for Charlie Austin knocked back by Queens Park Rangers.
12:37
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Queens Park Rangers' Charlie Austin 'yet to decide future'
Charlie Austin's former teammate Billy Paynter says that the Queens Park Rangers striker is undecided about his future.
Jul 1, 08:58
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Report: West Bromwich Albion make Charlie Austin enquiry
West Bromwich Albion reportedly make an approach to Queens Park Rangers for striker Charlie Austin.
Jun 30, 10:34
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Charlie Austin 'pleads with Queens Park Rangers to cut transfer fee'
A report claims that Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin fears a return to the Premier League is off the cards due to his hefty valuation.
Jun 25, 09:29
Papiss Cisse in action for Newcastle on December 28, 2014
Papiss Cisse wants to stay at Newcastle United
Papiss Cisse insists that he wants to honour the one-and-a-half years that remain on his contract at Newcastle United.
Jun 23, 08:59
Charlie Austin of QPR celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on December 6, 2014
Newcastle United to offer transfer target Charlie Austin number nine shirt?
Newcastle United are reportedly planning to offer Charlie Austin the club's iconic number nine shirt in the hope of convincing the QPR striker to join them.
Jun 23, 06:43
Dame N'Doye of Hull City is challenged by Mile Jedinak of Crystal Palace during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Hull City at Selhurst Park on April 25, 2015
Hull City striker Dame N'Doye moving to Crystal Palace?
Crystal Palace turn their attention towards Hull City striker Dame N'Doye, according to reports.
Jun 23, 01:35
Charlie Austin of QPR celebrates his goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and West Bromwich Albion at Loftus Road on December 20, 2014
Southampton 'not interested in signing QPR striker Charlie Austin'
Southampton reportedly have no interest in signing Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin.
Jun 22, 14:57
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Report: Southampton table £10m bid for QPR's Charlie Austin
Southampton reportedly lodge a £10m bid for Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin, who is at the centre of a four-way battle for his signature.
Jun 22, 06:38
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Crystal Palace 'pull out of race to sign Charlie Austin'
Crystal Palace chiefs are reportedly unwilling to offer the funds manager Alan Pardew requires to sign £15m-rated Charlie Austin from Queens Park Rangers.
Jun 21, 18:46
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Newcastle United delay £15m bid for Charlie Austin?
Newcastle United are reportedly holding out on their bid for Charlie Austin amid rumours he wants to stay in London.
Jun 21, 08:24
Andy Carroll in action for West Ham on December 20, 2014
Roy Hodgson open to Andy Carroll England return
England boss Roy Hodgson refuses to rule out an international recall for West Ham United striker Andy Carroll.
Jun 20, 23:15
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Report: Chelsea lead race for Charlie Austin
Chelsea become favourites to sign Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin, according to reports.
Jun 19, 12:39
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
West Ham United in pole position to sign Queens Park Rangers' Charlie Austin?
West Ham United reportedly edge ahead of Newcastle United in the chase for Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin.
Jun 17, 06:35
X Factor fan Diafra Sakho celebrates doubling West Ham's lead over Spurs on February 22, 2015
Report: Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren interested in Senegalese striker
Newcastle United are reportedly interested in West Ham striker Diafra Sakho as previous targets Charlie Austin and Saido Berahino would cost too much.
Jun 17, 01:34
Charlie Austin of QPR celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on December 6, 2014
Report: Liverpool make contact with Charlie Austin's camp
Liverpool reportedly contact Charlie Austin's representatives regarding a potential transfer for the Queens Park Rangers striker.
Jun 16, 07:21
Andy Carroll in action for West Ham on December 20, 2014
Andy Carroll 'offered return to Newcastle United'
Andy Carroll will reportedly be offered a pay-as-you-play deal by former club Newcastle United.
Jun 14, 07:48
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Report: Chelsea express interest in Queens Park Rangers' Charlie Austin
Premier League champions Chelsea reportedly enter the race to sign Charlie Austin from Queens Park Rangers.
Jun 12, 15:04
Saido Berahino of West Brom celebrates scoring his second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Newcastle United prepare move for Saido Berahino?
Newcastle United are reportedly interested in signing West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino this summer.
Jun 12, 04:39
Charlie Austin of QPR celebrates victory after his three goals during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and West Bromwich Albion at Loftus Road on December 20, 2014
Report: QPR's Charlie Austin wants to join Newcastle United this summer
In-demand Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin reportedly wants to join Newcastle United this summer.
Jun 11, 07:02
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Dean Ashton: 'West Ham United must sign Charlie Austin'
Dean Ashton tells West Ham United that they should be looking to sign Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin.
Jun 10, 10:13
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Queens Park Rangers 'place £15m valuation on Charlie Austin'
A report suggests that Queens Park Rangers have placed a £15m valuation on Newcastle United target Charlie Austin as the Magpies aim to swoop for his signature.
Jun 8, 02:34
England's goalkeeper Joe Hart punches the ball clear during the international friendly football match between Republic of Ireland and England at Aviva Stadium in Dublin on June 7, 2015
Match Analysis: Republic of Ireland 0-0 England
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Republic of Ireland played out a 0-0 draw with England in an international friendly in Dublin.
Jun 7, 15:33
England boss Roy 'Royston' Hodgson announces his team selection on May 21, 2015
Team News: Ryan Bertrand makes first England start
Roy Hodgson hands Ryan Bertrand a first England start for their international friendly against the Republic of Ireland in Dublin.
Jun 7, 12:14
England's coach Roy Hodgson gestures during the Group D football match between Costa Rica and England at The Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte on June 24, 2014
Graham Taylor backs Roy Hodgson's England squad selection
Roy Hodgson was right to include the uncapped trio of Charlie Austin, Jamie Vardy and Tom Heaton in his England squad, says former Three Lions boss Graham Taylor.
Jun 7, 06:23
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Sports Mole Reader Awards: Premier League Striker of the Season
We reveal who you have chosen as the 2014-15 Premier League Striker of the Season in the Sports Mole Reader Awards.
Jun 5, 18:04
England Manager Roy Hodgson looks on during an England training session on June 23, 2014, ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match against Costa Rica in Belo Horizonte
Preview: Republic of Ireland vs. England
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first international match in Ireland between the Boys in Green and England in over 20 years.
Jun 5, 15:10
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Charlie Austin to decide QPR after England duty
Charlie Austin says that he will not make a decision over his QPR future until his forthcoming England duties are finished.
Jun 5, 01:42
Rickie Lambert of Liverpool celebrates scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on January 17, 2015
Report: Queens Park Rangers prepare Rickie Lambert bid
Queens Park Rangers will make a move for Liverpool striker Rickie Lambert if Charlie Austin leaves, according to reports.
May 28, 03:36
Danny Welbeck of Arsenal celebrates with teammates Hector Bellerin and Mesut Ozil of Arsenal after scoring his team's second goal during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 201
Knee injury rules Danny Welbeck out of FA Cup final
Arsenal are without Danny Welbeck for the FA Cup final as he has failed to recover from a knee injury.
May 26, 04:07
Leicester City players celebrate avoiding relegation during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Leicester City at Stadium of Light on May 16, 2015
End-of-season report: Leicester City
Sports Mole looks back on Leicester City's remarkable 2014-15 campaign.
May 25, 16:00
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Queens Park Rangers boss Chris Ramsey desperate to keep Charlie Austin
QPR boss Chris Ramsey admits that Charlie Austin may want to join a Premier League club this summer.
May 25, 13:55
Burnley manager Sean Dyche on May 9, 2015
End-of-season report: Burnley
Sports Mole looks back over a 2014-15 Premier League campaign that ended in relegation for Sean Dyche's Burnley.
May 25, 11:00
Manager Tim Sherwood of Aston Villa celebrates after Scott Sinclair of Aston Villa opens the scoring during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Stoke City at Villa Park on February 21, 2015
End-of-season report: Aston Villa
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at how Aston Villa have performed in the 2014-15 season.
May 25, 10:00
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Queens Park Rangers at The King Power Stadium on May 24, 2015
Player Ratings: Leicester City 5-1 Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole rates all the players who took part in Leicester City's 5-1 Premier League win against Queens Park Rangers at the King Power Stadium.
May 24, 18:30
Jamie Vardy for Leicester on May 9, 2015
Jamie Vardy: "It has just been a brilliant week"
Jamie Vardy is 'still in shock' after being called up to Roy Hodgson's England set-up.
May 24, 18:03
Esteban Cambiasso of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Queens Park Rangers at The King Power Stadium on May 24, 2015
Match Analysis: Leicester City 5-1 Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole analyses all the action from Leicester City's 5-1 win against Queens Park Rangers in their final Premier League clash of the season.
May 24, 17:55
Esteban Cambiasso of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Queens Park Rangers at The King Power Stadium on May 24, 2015
Result: Leicester City round out season with emphatic win
Leicester City thrash Queens Park Rangers 5-1 on the final day of the season to condemn the Hoops to bottom spot in the Premier League table.
May 24, 16:47
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Queens Park Rangers at The King Power Stadium on May 24, 2015
Live Commentary: Leicester City 5-1 Queens Park Rangers
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Leicester City's 5-1 thrashing of relegated Queens Park Rangers at the King Power Stadium.
May 24, 14:00
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa look dejected as Charlie Austin of QPR (9) celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers at Villa Park on April 7, 2015
Report: Southampton weigh up £10m-rated Charlie Austin
Southampton ready a £10m bid for QPR hitman Charlie Austin, according to reports.
May 24, 01:12
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