Charlie Austin

Born: July 5, 1985 (age 30)

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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Queens Park Rangers' Malaysian chairman Tony Fernandes taken on December 15, 2012
Tony Fernandes pleased with Queens Park Rangers squad
Queens Park Rangers chairman Tony Fernandes is pleased with how the squad is shaping up ahead of the new Championship season.
Jul 28, 15:15
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 hopeful of striking a deal to sign QPR's Charlie Austin?
Newcastle United are reportedly hopeful of completing a deal for Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin as the player has indicated that he wants to sign.
Jul 28, 07:01
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
QPR striker Charlie Austin laughs off claims that wage demands are halting exit
Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin appears to rubbish reports that he is demanding £85,000 a week from potential suitors by tweeting a 'Mr Greedy' picture.
Jul 27, 07:12
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Charlie Austin 'wage demands put Queens Park Rangers exit in jeopardy'
A report suggests that the wage demands of Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin have put off potential suitors from signing him this summer.
Jul 26, 05:38
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
Chris Ramsey expects Charlie Austin to leave Queens Park Rangers
Queens Park Rangers boss Chris Ramsey says that it is "unlikely" Charlie Austin will remain at the club.
Jul 24, 12:38
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
Who could Aston Villa sign as a replacement for Christian Benteke?
After Christian Benteke signed for Liverpool for £32.5m, Sports Mole suggests five players who Aston Villa could sign as a replacement.
Jul 24, 10:33
Newcastle United manager Steve McClaren watches on during the pre season friendly between Gateshead and Newcastle United at Gateshead International Stadium on July 10, 2015
Steve McClaren: 'Transfer targets will surprise people'
Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren claims that the club's transfer targets may surprise people.
Jul 24, 05:19
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
Newcastle United unwilling to pay £15m for Charlie Austin?
Newcastle United are reportedly unwilling to meet the £15m asking price for Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin.
Jul 24, 03:04
Chris Ramsey manager of QPR looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Tottenham Hotspur at Loftus Road on March 7, 2015
Chris Ramsey: 'Charlie Austin might stay at Queens Park Rangers'
Queens Park Rangers boss Chris Ramsey claims that Charlie Austin could remain with the Championship side into the new season.
Jul 22, 23:56
QPR boss Chris Ramsey on May 10, 2015
Result: Queens Park Rangers dig deep to see off Dundee United
Queens Park Rangers battle to a 2-1 victory over Dundee United at the Hive Stadium, courtesy of goals from Matty Phillips and Massimo Luongo.
Jul 22, 21:32
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
Steve Parish: 'Crystal Palace to miss out on Charlie Austin'
Crystal Palace co-chairman Steve Parish admits that the Eagles will probably lose out on Charlie Austin to a bigger Premier League club.
Jul 22, 10:21
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Charlie Austin 'prepared to run down Queens Park Rangers contract'
Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin is reportedly prepared to run down his contract as interested clubs are put off by the £15m asking price.
Jul 21, 08:33
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
Bournemouth to join race for Queens Park Rangers forward Charlie Austin?
Premier League new boys Bournemouth could look to join the race to sign Queens Park Rangers forward Charlie Austin, according to a report in the press.
Jul 19, 01:31
Glenn Murray of Crystal Palace celebrates after scoring in the second half during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Crystal Palace at Stadium of Light on April 11, 2015
Bournemouth prepare £3.5m bid for Glenn Murray?
Bournemouth are reportedly preparing to bid £3.5m for Crystal Palace striker Glenn Murray.
Jul 17, 22:52
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
Steve Howey: 'Charlie Austin should join Newcastle United'
Former Newcastle United defender Steve Howey claims that QPR striker Charlie Austin would be an "excellent signing" for the club.
Jul 17, 18:13
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: Newcastle United submit improved Charlie Austin bid
Newcastle return with an improved bid for QPR hitman Charlie Austin, according to reports.
Jul 17, 08:44
QPR boss Chris Ramsey on May 10, 2015
Result: Queens Park Rangers beaten by Monaco in Italy
Ivan Cavaleiro's early goal gives Monaco a 1-0 win over QPR in their pre-season friendly in Italy.
Jul 14, 17:56
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Report: West Ham United join race for Queens Park Rangers' Charlie Austin
West Ham United are reportedly considering a player-plus-cash offer to secure the signing of Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin.
Jul 14, 12:55
 Les Ferdinand and Chairman Tony Fernandes applaud before the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Liverpool at Loftus Road on October 19, 2014
Les Ferdinand: 'Queens Park Rangers won't drop asking prices'
Queens Park Rangers director of football Les Ferdinand confirms that the club will not be looking to reduce asking prices for their key players.
Jul 14, 11:30
Newcastle United manager Steve McClaren watches on during the pre season friendly between Gateshead and Newcastle United at Gateshead International Stadium on July 10, 2015
Steve McClaren: 'Newcastle United no closer to signing striker'
Steve McClaren reveals that Newcastle United are no closer to deals for reported targets Charlie Austin and Aleksandar Mitrovic.
Jul 14, 03:34
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 focused on Queens Park Rangers
Striker Charlie Austin stresses that he is not concerned by any talk over his Queens Park Rangers future, which will remain the case until he is "told otherwise".
Jul 11, 17:21
Inter Milan's Japanese midfielder Yuto Nagatomo celebrates after scoring a goal during an Italian Serie A football match between Inter Milan and Chievo Verona on January 13, 2014
West Bromwich Albion to battle Galatasaray for Yuto Nagatomo?
A report claims that Inter Milan full-back Yuto Nagatomo is at the centre of a transfer tug-of-war between West Bromwich Albion and Galatasaray.
Jul 6, 15:24
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
Five possible destinations for Charlie Austin
Sports Mole looks at some of the potential destinations for Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin during this summer's transfer window.
Jul 5, 12:01
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Report: Charlie Austin poised to join Newcastle United
Steve McClaren is ready to pay £15m to bring Charlie Austin to Newcastle United, according to reports.
Jul 5, 08:05
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.
Jul 3, 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
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