Charlie Austin

Born: July 5, 1985 (age 30)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Hungerford, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Career History
Senior2009-2011Swindon Town
2013-2016Queens Park Rangers
2016-Southampton
Sports Mole has 883 articles about Charlie Austin. Articles 1 to 40:
Maya Yoshida celebrates scoring the opener during the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on February 6, 2016
Result: Ten-man Southampton beat West Ham United
Ten-man Southampton make it four wins in their last five Premier League games with a 1-0 success over West Ham United at St Mary's on Saturday night.
Feb 6, 19:23
Charlie Austin celebrates after scoring the winner for Southampton at Old Trafford on January 23, 2016
Slaven Bilic impressed by Southampton's capture of Charlie Austin
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic believes that Southampton have signed a "great player" in Charlie Austin.
Feb 5, 13:40
Ronald Koeman is forever blowing bubbles during the game between West Ham and Southampton on December 28, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole provides the lowdown ahead of matchday 25's Saturday evening Premier League match between Southampton and West Ham United.
Feb 5, 12:45
Ronald Koeman poses with his manager of the month award for January 2016
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman scoops Manager of the Month gong for January
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman is named January's Manager of the Year for the second year running.
Feb 5, 09:47
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fourth and his hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom.
Team News: Alexis Sanchez starts for Arsenal
Alexis Sanchez starts for Arsenal in their clash with Southampton, who are missing Charlie Austin.
Feb 2, 18:49
Southampton's Dutch manager Ronald Koeman (R) shakes hands with Manchester United's Dutch manager Louis van Gaal ahead of the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern Eng
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman takes a dig at Louis van Gaal's Manchester United
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman takes a dig at Louis van Gaal by suggesting that it was easy to play against Manchester United.
Feb 2, 17:29
Jose Fonte heads in Southampton's third against Arsenal on December 26, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Southampton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday night's Premier League match at the Emirates as Arsenal take on Southampton.
Feb 1, 10:25
Graziano Pelle of Southampton celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Southampton at Stamford Bridge on October 3, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Report: Leicester City turn to Southampton's Graziano Pelle
Southampton centre-forward Graziano Pelle is reportedly a target of Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri.
Jan 28, 10:20
Charlie Austin celebrates after scoring the winner for Southampton at Old Trafford on January 23, 2016
Ian Holloway: 'Manchester United should have signed Charlie Austin'
Former Blackpool boss Ian Holloway blasts Manchester United for not signing now Southampton striker Charlie Austin from Queens Park Rangers this month.
Jan 25, 22:08
Juan Mata of Manchester United on the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Juan Mata 'hurting' for the Manchester United supporters
Juan Mata says that he is 'hurting' for the Manchester United fans following Saturday's 1-0 defeat to Southampton at Old Trafford.
Jan 25, 10:57
Manchester United Chief Executive David Gill looks on before the UEFA Champions League Group H match between CFR 1907 Cluj and Manchester United at the Constantin Radulescu Stadium on October 2, 2012
David Gill: 'Manchester United's football is not attractive'
Former Manchester United chief executive David Gill admits that the side are not playing the most "attractive" football under Louis van Gaal.
Jan 24, 12:20
Ronald Koeman manager of Southampton looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Swansea City at St Mary's Stadium on September 26, 2015
Ronald Koeman hails Southampton win over Manchester United
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman praises his side's display after they secured a 1-0 victory away at Manchester United.
Jan 23, 21:19
Louis van Gaal puts his head in his hands during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton on January 23, 2016
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal: 'Fans are right to boo us'
Louis van Gaal says that the Manchester United supporters were "right" to boo the team following their 1-0 defeat to Southampton.
Jan 23, 17:38
Charlie Austin celebrates after scoring the winner for Southampton at Old Trafford on January 23, 2016
Result: Debutant Charlie Austin scores Southampton winner at Manchester United
Charlie Austin scores a late winner less than 10 minutes after coming on for his Southampton debut as the Saints stun Manchester United in the Premier League.
Jan 23, 16:53
Charlie Austin celebrates after scoring the winner for Southampton at Old Trafford on January 23, 2016
Live Commentary: Manchester United 0-1 Southampton - as it happened
Relive Southampton's late win at Old Trafford against Manchester United with Sports Mole's live text updates.
Jan 23, 14:50
Adnan Januzaj in action for Borussia Dortmund on September 12, 2015
Team News: Adnan Januzaj starts on Manchester United bench
Adnan Januzaj earns a place on the Manchester United bench for the visit of Southampton.
Jan 23, 14:03
A general view prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and West Ham United at Loftus Road on April 25, 2015
Team News: QPR new boy Conor Washington named on bench for Wolves clash
Queens Park Rangers' new signing Conor Washington is named on the bench for their Championship clash against Wolves.
Jan 23, 11:41
Southampton's Dutch manager Ronald Koeman (R) shakes hands with Manchester United's Dutch manager Louis van Gaal ahead of the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern Eng
Preview: Manchester United vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford.
Jan 21, 15:31
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Ronald Koeman backs Charlie Austin for England
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman backs new striker Charlie Austin to force his way into the England set-up after completing a £4m move to St Mary's.
Jan 21, 15:11
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Ronald Koeman: 'Charlie Austin will be in squad for Manchester United game'
New Southampton striker Charlie Austin will be in the Saints squad for this weekend's Premier League clash against Manchester United, confirms head coach Ronald Koeman.
Jan 21, 14:57
Newport's Conor Washington wheels away after scoring against Brighton on August 6, 2013
Report: Queens Park Rangers agree Conor Washington deal
Peterborough United's leading goalscorer Conor Washington is reportedly on the verge of a £3m switch to Queens Park Rangers.
Jan 18, 19:55
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
David Gold: 'Charlie Austin is on £100k a week at Southampton'
West Ham United co-chairman David Gold suggests that English striker Charlie Austin is picking up £100,000 a week in wages at new club Southampton.
Jan 18, 10:04
James Ward-Prowse celebrates scoring Southampton's first goal against West Bromwich Albion at St Mary's Stadium on January 16, 2016
Result: Southampton ease to win against West Bromwich Albion
Southampton register their second home win in the space of three days with a 3-0 victory against West Bromwich Albion.
Jan 16, 16:51
 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
QPR's Les Ferdinand: 'We could not stand in Charlie Austin's way'
QPR director of football Les Ferdinand says that the sale of Charlie Austin to Southampton was the best decision for the financial interests of the club.
Jan 16, 12:46
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Southampton confirm signing of Charlie Austin from Queens Park Rangers
Southampton confirm the signing of Charlie Austin from Queens Park Rangers on a four-and-a-half-year contract.
Jan 16, 12:02
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Charlie Austin agrees to join Southampton from Queens Park Rangers?
Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin reportedly agrees personal terms and passes a medical ahead of a £4m move to Southampton.
Jan 16, 11:13
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Queens Park Rangers star Charlie Austin wanted by Galatasaray?
Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin is reportedly wanted by Turkish outfit Galatasaray.
Jan 13, 13:37
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
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic: 'No Charlie Austin interest'
Slaven Bilic dismisses the suggestion that West Ham United are in the running to sign Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin.
Jan 11, 16:01
Yannick Bolasie of Crystal Palace and Virgil van Dijk of Southampton compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Southampton at Selhurst Park on December 12, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews Saturday's FA Cup clash between Southampton and Crystal Palace as the Eagles look to knock the Saints out for a second season in a row.
Jan 7, 22:44
Crystal Palace's English manager Alan Pardew shouts instructions to his players from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Crystal Palace at Goodison Park in Liverpool on December 7, 2015
Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew: 'I'm not interested in Neil Warnock's opinion'
Alan Pardew slams Neil Warnock after he suggested that Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin should sign for Crystal Palace.
Jan 7, 15:47
Crystal Palace's English manager Alan Pardew watches his players during the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Newcastle United at Selhurst Park in south London on November 28, 2015
Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew rubbishes "false" transfer rumours
Alan Pardew says that recent transfer rumours surrounding Crystal Palace are "false".
Jan 7, 13:45
Tottenham's Emmanuel Adebayor celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Dnipro during their Europa League match on February 27, 2014
Crystal Palace favourites to sign Emmanuel Adebayor?
Crystal Palace are closing in on the signing of former Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor, according to a report.
Jan 5, 22:30
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Neil Warnock: 'Charlie Austin in no rush to leave Queens Park Rangers'
Former QPR boss Neil Warnock believes that Charlie Austin would be happy to see out his contract at the club before leaving in the summer.
Jan 5, 14:23
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Aston Villa to offer £8m for Charlie Austin?
Premier League strugglers Aston Villa will reportedly make an £8m offer for QPR top scorer Charlie Austin in the January window.
Dec 27, 09:53
Charlie Austin of QPR scores his sides fourth goal from the penalty spot during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015
Les Ferdinand: 'Charlie Austin could leave Queens Park Rangers'
Les Ferdinand admits that Charlie Austin may be tempted away from Queens Park Rangers during the January transfer window.
Dec 21, 18:26
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
Gordon Hill urges Manchester United to "take a chance" on Charlie Austin
Manchester United should "take a chance" on Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin, according to the club's former winger Gordon Hill.
Dec 16, 00:36
Charlie Austin of QPR scores his sides fourth goal from the penalty spot during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015
Charlie Austin: "I'm not going anywhere"
Queens Park Rangers centre-forward Charlie Austin rules out leaving the Championship club during next month's transfer window.
Dec 15, 23:43
Brighton manager Chris Hughton looks on ahead of the Pre Season Friendly between Brighton & Hove Albion and Seville at Amex Stadium on August 2, 2015
Brighton boss Chris Hughton: 'Losing 2-0 lead against QPR is tough to take'
Brighton & Hove Albion boss Chris Hughton says that losing a 2-0 lead to draw 2-2 against Queens Park Rangers is 'tough to take'.
Dec 15, 22:25
New Queens Park Rangers manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink at Loftus Road on December 7, 2015
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink "very happy" QPR fought back to draw with Brighton
Queens Park Rangers boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink says that he is "very happy" that his team managed to fight back from 2-0 down to draw against Brighton.
Dec 15, 22:14
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
QPR striker Charlie Austin: 'Point against Brighton is well deserved'
Charlie Austin says that Queens Park Rangers "deserved" to take a point after he scored twice to draw against Brighton & Hove Albion.
Dec 15, 22:05
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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs25139345192648
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4Manchester CityMan City25145647262147
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd25118632221041
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham2510963829939
7Southampton2510783324937
8Everton25811646341235
9Liverpool259883236-435
10Watford2596102727033
11Stoke CityStoke2596102431-733
12Crystal Palace2595112630-432
13Chelsea257993335-230
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom2578102332-929
15Bournemouth2577112941-1228
16Swansea CitySwansea2569102433-927
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2566132644-1824
18Norwich CityNorwich2565142848-2023
19Sunderland2555153049-1920
20Aston Villa2537152040-2016