Matt Smith

Position: Striker
Team: Leeds United
Born: June 7, 1989 (age 25)
Hometown: Birmingham, England
Height: 6'6"
Nationality: English
Leeds boss David Hockaday gestures to players during their match with Middlesbrough on August 16, 2014
Preview: Watford vs. Leeds United
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Watford and Leeds at Vicarage Road.
22:08
Matt Smith of Leeds United during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Matt Smith handed new three-year Leeds United contract
Striker Matt Smith signs a two-year contract extension with Championship club Leeds United.
Aug 18, 17:58
A general view of the New Den, home of Millwall FC on March 17, 2012
Result: Millwall ease past Leeds United
Millwall get their Championship season off to a winning start with a 2-0 victory against Leeds United, as Dave Hockaday loses his first game in charge of the Whites.
Aug 9, 17:02
Matt Smith of Leeds United during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Leeds United owner Massimo Cellino downplays Matt Smith exit talk
Leeds United owner Massimo Cellino says that he is aiming to keep hold of striker Matt Smith.
Jul 18, 19:22
Gustavo Poyet the Sunderland manager celebrates his team's 1-0 victory during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet part of ITV's World Cup punditry team
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is included in ITV's punditry team for this summer's World Cup in Brazil.
May 14, 13:24
Matt Smith of Leeds United during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Result: Leeds United, Derby County play out draw on final day
A second-half goal from Matt Smith earns Leeds United a point in their Championship clash with Derby County on the final day of the season.
May 3, 14:22
Brian McDermott  gestures during the npower Championship match between Watford and Leeds United at Vicarage Road on May 4, 2013
Result: Birmingham City suffer defeat at home to Leeds United
Birmingham City miss out on the chance to push themselves away from the relegation zone as they lose 3-1 at home to Leeds United in the Championship.
Apr 26, 17:08
Ravel Morrison of Queens Park Rangers holds off the challenge by Nikola Zigic of Birmingham City during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Queens Park Rangers at St Andrews Stadium on March 8, 2014
Team News: Three in attack for Birmingham City
Birmingham City decide to start three strikers in attack for their Championship clash with Leeds United this afternoon.
Apr 26, 14:16
A general view of Elland Road, home of Leeds United on January 9, 2013
Team News: Leeds United make two changes for Nottingham Forest visit
Leeds United make two changes to their starting lineup for this evening's Championship match against Nottingham Forest.
Apr 21, 16:30
Leeds' Ross McCormack celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Barnsley during the Championship match on April 19, 2014
Result: Leeds United defeat Yorkshire rivals Barnsley
Barnsley lose 1-0 at home to Leeds United after Ross McCormack scores the only goal of the game.
Apr 19, 17:02
Leeds' Ross McCormack celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Barnsley during the Championship match on April 19, 2014
Half-Time Report: Ross McCormack puts Leeds United in front
Leeds United take a 1-0 lead into half time of their Championship tie with Barnsley.
Apr 19, 15:54
Sheffield United manager Danny Wilson looks on during a League One match at Brammall Lane on February 1, 2013
Preview: Barnsley vs. Leeds United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Championship Yorkshire derby between relegation-threatened Barnsley and Leeds United at Oakwell.
Apr 17, 15:15
Brian McDermott. manager of Leeds United looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Preview: Leeds United vs. Blackpool
Sports Mole previews the Championship clash between two clubs who are struggling for form and managing off-field issues as Leeds host Blackpool at Elland Road.
Apr 10, 17:44
Wigan manager Uwe Rosler celebrates with the fans after the FA Cup Fifth Round match between Cardiff City and Wigan Athletic at Cardiff City Stadium on February 15, 2014
Result: Wigan Athletic edge closer to playoff place
Wigan Athletic edge closer to a playoff place with a 1-0 win over Leeds United.
Apr 5, 14:12
Brian McDermott. manager of Leeds United looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Live Commentary: Wigan Athletic 1-0 Leeds United - as it happened
Read how Wigan Athletic cemented their place in the Championship's top six by inflicting another defeat on ailing Leeds United on Saturday lunchtime.
Apr 5, 11:45
Leeds United manager Brian McDermott barks orders from the touchline on September 18, 2013
Half-Time Report: Goalless at Elland Road
Leeds United fail to break down Charlton Athletic in a goalless first half at Elland Road.
Apr 1, 20:38
Ross McCormack of Leeds United celebrates scoring during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Result: Leeds United edge past Millwall
Millwall remain in the Championship bottom three after being defeated 2-1 by Leeds United at Elland Road.
Mar 22, 16:56
Ross McCormack of Leeds United celebrates scoring during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Half-Time Report: Leeds United ahead against Millwall
Millwall are 2-0 down against Leeds United at Elland Road at half time in the Championship.
Mar 22, 15:55
Millwall manager Ian Holloway looks on during his team's Championship match against Ipswich on January 18, 2014
Preview: Leeds United vs. Millwall
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship encounter between troubled Leeds United and struggling Millwall at Elland Road.
Mar 20, 16:33
Burnley's Danny Ings celebrates after scoring the opening goal against QPR on October 26, 2013
Result: Burnley earn comeback win over Leeds United
Burnley come from behind to beat Leeds United as an own goal from Jason Pearce and a strike from Scott Arfield earn them the win at Turf Moor.
Mar 15, 16:58
Ross McCormack of Leeds United celebrates scoring during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Half-Time Report: Burnley, Leeds United level at the break
An own goal from Jason Pearce ties things up at the break between Burnley and Leeds United at Turf Moor after Ross McCormack gave Brian McDermott's side the lead.
Mar 15, 15:56
Burnley's Danny Ings celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Blackburn during their Championship match on March 9, 2014
Team News: No Danny Ings for Burnley for Leeds United clash
Top scorer Danny Ings misses out for Burnley in their Championship clash with Leeds United at Turf Moor, this afternoon.
Mar 15, 14:24
Reading's Nick Blackman is congratulated by team mate Gareth McCleary after scoring the equaliser against Bolton on August 10, 2013
Result: Reading ease past Leeds United
Reading beat Leeds United 4-2 in their Championship match at Elland Road.
Mar 11, 22:09
Brian McDermott. manager of Leeds United looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Preview: Leeds United vs. Reading
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Championship fixture at Elland Road between Leeds United and Reading.
Mar 10, 15:42
Lukas Jutkiewicz of Bolton celebrates after scoring their first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Bolton Wanderers at The Den on February 15, 2014
Result: Bolton Wanderers hit five past Leeds United
Bolton Wanderers beat Leeds United 5-1 in their Championship match at Elland Road.
Mar 8, 16:56
Matt Smith of Leeds United during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Matt Smith eager to earn new Leeds United contract
Leeds United forward Matt Smith admits that he is hoping an improved run of form will earn him a new contract.
Mar 6, 04:28
Manager of Middlesbrough Aitor Karanka looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Middlesbrough at St Andrews Stadium on December 7, 2013
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Leeds United
Sports Mole previews Saturday's early Championship kickoff between out-of-form Middlesbrough and troubled Leeds United.
Feb 20, 11:34
Brian McDermott. manager of Leeds United looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Team News: Noel Hunt, Matt Smith return to Leeds United squad
Noel Hunt and Matt Smith are back in the Leeds United squad for the match against Yeovil Town.
Feb 8, 11:41
Brian McDermott. manager of Leeds United looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Preview: Yeovil Town vs. Leeds United
Sports Mole previews Saturday's early Championship kickoff as struggling Yevil host troubled Leeds at Huish Park.
Feb 6, 16:33
Leeds United's Ross McCormack celebrates his equaliser during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Sheffield Wednesday at Elland Road on August 17, 2013
Team News: Ross McCormack starts for Leeds United
Leeds United have Ross McCormack in attack as they take on local rivals Huddersfield Town.
Feb 1, 14:22
Brian McDermott. manager of Leeds United looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Preview: Leeds United vs. Huddersfield Town
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Yorkshire derby between Leeds United and Huddersfield Town at Elland Road.
Jan 30, 18:01
Brian McDermott. manager of Leeds United looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Preview: Leeds United vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's early Championship kickoff as out-of-form Leeds take on league leaders Leicester at Elland Road.
Jan 16, 17:23
Matt Smith of Leeds United celebrates scoring during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Leeds United striker Matt Smith brushes off "silly" transfer talk
Leeds United striker Matt Smith describes the transfer window as "silly season", insisting that he isn't distracted by rumours linking him with a move away.
Jan 15, 14:09
Chris Kirkland of Sheffield Wednesday breaks up a fight, after Matt Smith of Leeds United challenge on Reda Johnson of Sheffield Wednesday during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on Januar
Leeds United's appeal against Matt Smith red card rejected
Leeds United fail in their appeal against Matt Smith's red card at the weekend.
Jan 14, 15:39
Chris Kirkland of Sheffield Wednesday breaks up a fight, after Matt Smith of Leeds United challenge on Reda Johnson of Sheffield Wednesday during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on Januar
Result: Sheffield Wednesday thump Leeds United in Yorkshire derby
Sheffield Wednesday score six to condemn Leeds United to a thumping derby defeat.
Jan 11, 14:16
Reda Johnson of Sheffield Wednesday celebrates his goal with Atdhe Nuhiu during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Live Commentary: Sheffield Wednesday 6-0 Leeds United - as it happened
Relive Sheffield Wednesday's remarkable 6-0 win over Leeds in a Yorkshire derby at Hillsborough with Sports Mole's live coverage of the match.
Jan 11, 11:45
Rochdale's Scott Hogan and Leeds' Jason Pearce battle for the ball during their FA Cup third round match on January 4, 2013
Result: Leeds United slump to Rochdale defeat
A goal in either half sees League Two side Rochdale knock Leeds United out of the FA Cup.
Jan 4, 16:53
Rochdale's Scott Hogan and Leeds' Jason Pearce battle for the ball during their FA Cup third round match on January 4, 2013
Half-Time Report: Rochdale leading Leeds United
Leeds United trail Rochdale in the FA Cup round-three match between the sides at Spotland.
Jan 4, 15:50
Leeds United manager Brian McDermott barks orders from the touchline on September 18, 2013
Team News: Leeds United name strong starting lineup
The likes of Ross McCormack and Rodolph Austin will feature for Leeds United away at Rochdale in the FA Cup.
Jan 4, 14:15
Ross McCormack of Leeds United celebrates scoring during their Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road Stadium on October 20, 2013
Mid-season report: Leeds United
Sports Mole reviews the first half of playoff-chasing Leeds United's season, which was dominated by Ross McCormack's goalscoring exploits.
Jan 3, 11:35
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