Alex McCarthy

Born: December 3, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 6'4" (193cm)

Hometown: Guildford, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Goalkeeper
Team: Southampton (no. 13)
Alex McCarthy of Crystal Palace during the 2015 Cape Town Cup Final match between Crystal Palace FC and Sporting Lisbon at Cape Town Stadium on July 26, 2015
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Career History
Senior2007-2014Reading
→ 2007Woking (loan)
→ 2008Cambridge United (loan)
→ 2009Aldershot Town (loan)
→ 2009-2010Yeovil Town (loan)
→ 2010Brentford (loan)
→ 2011-2012Leeds United (loan)
→ 2012Ipswich Town (loan)
2014-2015Queens Park Rangers
2015-2016Crystal Palace
2016-Southampton
Sports Mole has 263 articles about Alex McCarthy. Articles 1 to 40:
West Ham United goalkeeper Joe Hart in action during his side's Premier League clash with Manchester United on August 13, 2017
Southampton, Wolves to bid for Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart?
Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers are both reportedly interested in signing Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart during the summer transfer window.
May 19, 09:12
Mark Hughes 'smiles' before the match between Manchester City and Stoke City on March 8, 2017
Result: Southampton safe despite late defeat to record-breaking Manchester City
Southampton confirm Premier League safety on the final day of the season despite losing 1-0 to champions Manchester City at St Mary's.
May 13, 16:52
Raheem Sterling celebrates with Kevin De Bruyne during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on February 10, 2018
Team News: Raheem Sterling starts for Manchester City
Raheem Sterling earns a recall for Manchester City's trip to Southampton.
May 13, 14:08
A general shot of St Mary's Stadium prior to Southampton's Premier League clash with Chelsea on October 30, 2016
Report: Alex McCarthy on Arsenal, Liverpool, Wolverhampton Wanderers radar
Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy is believed to be a transfer target for Arsenal, Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers.
May 13, 10:25
Manolo Gabbiadini applauds during the Premier League game between Southampton and Stoke City on May 21, 2017
Result: Southampton beat Swansea City in relegation showdown to edge towards safety
Southampton secure a vital 1-0 win over Swansea at the Liberty Stadium to all but secure their Premier League status, leaving the Swans facing relegation in the process.
May 8, 21:43
Dejected Stoke City manager Mark Hughes pictured on January 6, 2018
Result: Southampton cruelly denied by last-gasp Everton goal at Goodison Park
Tom Davies's heavily-deflected shot in added time earns Everton a 1-1 draw against Southampton at Goodison Park.
May 5, 19:27
General view inside Wolverhampton Wanderers ground Molineux from 2015
Wolverhampton Wanderers showing interest in Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly interested in Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy, who has dislodged Fraser Forster as first choice at St Mary's.
May 5, 09:44
Dusan Tadic celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Southampton and Everton on November 26, 2017
Result: Dusan Tadic blasts Southampton to within one point of safety
Dusan Tadic scores twice to earn Southampton a 2-1 win over Bournemouth, moving the Saints to within one point of Premier League safety.
Apr 28, 17:02
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Result: Chelsea book FA Cup final against Manchester United with win over Southampton
Chelsea set up an FA Cup final clash with Manchester United courtesy of a comfortable 2-0 victory over Southampton in the semi-finals at Wembley Stadium.
Apr 22, 16:51
Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper Keiren Westwood and teammate Sam Hutchinson forget themselves during the Championship match against Huddersfield Town on October 16, 2016
Report: Southampton interested in Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper Keiren Westwood
Premier League strugglers Southampton are reportedly planning a summer move for Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper Keiren Westwood.
Apr 18, 21:27
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Result: Southampton shocked by late Chelsea show
Relegation-threatened Southampton throw away a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Chelsea in Saturday's Premier League clash at St Mary's.
Apr 14, 14:25
Danny Welbeck of Arsenal during the Europa League match against Ostersunds FK on February 22, 2018
Result: Danny Welbeck bags brace as Arsenal see off Southampton
Danny Welbeck's brace helps Arsenal claim a hard-fought 3-2 win over Southampton in Sunday's Premier League encounter at the Emirates Stadium.
Apr 8, 16:11
David Moyes celebrates during the Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and West Ham United on January 13, 2018
Result: West Ham United claim inspired victory over fellow strugglers Southampton
Goals from Joao Mario and Marko Arnautovic earn West Ham United a crucial 3-0 win over fellow strugglers Southampton at the London Stadium in the Premier League.
Mar 31, 17:35
Sofiane Boufal and Gary Roberts in action during the FA Cup quarter-final between Wigan Athletic and Southampton on March 18, 2018
Result: Southampton oust brave Wigan Athletic to reach FA Cup semi-finals
Southampton beat Wigan Athletic 2-0 at the DW Stadium in order to earn progression into the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
Mar 18, 15:21
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez reacts during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at St James' Park on October 1, 2017
Result: Newcastle United sweep aside struggling Southampton thanks to Kenedy double
A first-half double from Kenedy and another from Matt Ritchie secure Newcastle United a 3-0 victory at the expense of relegation rivals Southampton at St James' Park.
Mar 10, 17:04
Mauricio Pellegrino observes the action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Watford on September 9, 2017
Result: Southampton, Stoke City both left frustrated after goalless draw
Neither Southampton nor Stoke City can find a way through as the relegation-threatened sides play out a goalless draw at St Mary's Stadium.
Mar 3, 16:55
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey in action during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2017
Premier League: Expiring contracts in 2018-19
Find out which players from the Premier League are into the final 18 months of their contracts.
Feb 16, 15:35
Roberto Firmino scores the opener during the Premier League game between Southampton and Liverpool on February 11, 2018
Result: Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah on target as Liverpool climb up to third
Liverpool climb back up to third in the Premier League courtesy of a 2-0 victory over Southampton at St Mary's, with Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah on the scoresheet.
Feb 11, 18:21
Sadio Mane in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester City on January 14, 2018
Team News: Three changes for Liverpool against Southampton
Liverpool make three changes to their side for the Premier League clash with Southampton.
Feb 11, 15:34
Mauricio Pellegrino observes the action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Watford on September 9, 2017
Result: Southampton, Brighton & Hove Albion ends all square
Southampton and Brighton & Hove Albion play out a 1-1 draw in Wednesday night's Premier League meeting at St Mary's Stadium.
Jan 31, 21:36
Ryan Bertrand and Dusan Tadic celebrate the opener during the Premier League game between Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur on January 21, 2018
Result: Southampton hold Tottenham Hotspur to draw
Tottenham Hotspur miss the chance to move into the Champions League places as they are held to a 1-1 draw by out-of-form Southampton at St Mary's.
Jan 21, 17:55
Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure in action for the Hornets
Result: Watford come from two down to claim controversial draw against Southampton
Watford secure a 2-2 draw against Southampton in Saturday's Premier League encounter at Vicarage Road thanks to Abdoulaye Doucoure's controversial 90th-minute equaliser.
Jan 13, 16:59
James Ward-Prowse in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Southampton on December 30, 2017
Result: James Ward-Prowse sends Southampton into fourth round with win over Fulham
James Ward-Prowse scores his first goal of the season as Southampton beat Fulham 1-0 in the third round of the FA Cup at Craven Cottage - their first win in 10 matches.
Jan 6, 16:55
Martin Kelly and Dusan Tadic in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Crystal Palace on January 2, 2018
Result: Crystal Palace come from behind to win at Southampton
Crystal Palace come from behind to secure a 2-1 win over Southampton in Tuesday's Premier League meeting at St Mary's Stadium.
Jan 2, 21:36
Romelu Lukaku pictured after missing a header during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Southampton on December 30, 2017
Result: Manchester United held for third game in a row as Southampton earn point
Manchester United fail to break down Southampton as they are held to a goalless draw at Old Trafford in Saturday evening's Premier League clash.
Dec 30, 19:27
Anthony Martial in action during the Champions League game between Manchester United and Basel on September 12, 2017
Team News: Anthony Martial on Manchester United bench for Southampton clash
Anthony Martial makes the Manchester United bench for Saturday's Premier League meeting with Southampton.
Dec 30, 16:32
A general shot of St Mary's Stadium prior to Southampton's Premier League clash with Chelsea on October 30, 2016
Southampton sign goalkeeper Jack Rose
Southampton announce the signing of goalkeeper Jack Rose on a one-year contract following his release from West Bromwich Albion.
Aug 14, 15:10
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Southampton to part ways with goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga?
Southampton are reportedly prepared to allow goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga to leave St Mary's during the summer transfer window.
Jul 7, 11:39
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Southampton vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews Wednesday evening's Premier League meeting between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium.
May 9, 13:08
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney on Manchester United bench for EFL Cup final
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho names Wayne Rooney on the bench for the EFL Cup final against Southampton.
Feb 26, 15:38
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Southampton close to signing Nice goalkeeper Mouez Hassen
Southampton are close to completing the signing of 21-year-old Nice goalkeeper Mouez Hassen, according to reports.
Jan 30, 21:42
Philippe Coutinho goes down injured during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Sunderland on November 26, 2016
Latest team news: Southampton vs. Liverpool
The latest team news as Southampton host Liverpool in the first leg of the EFL Cup semi-final on Wednesday.
Jan 10, 13:04
Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster in action during his side's Premier League clash with Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium on October 30, 2016
Fraser Forster, Dusan Tadic passed fit for Liverpool clash
Fraser Forster and Dusan Tadic are passed fit for Southampton ahead of their Premier League clash with league leaders Liverpool at St Mary's.
Nov 18, 13:09
Charlie Austin celebrates making it 1-0 with Nathan Redmond against Burnley at St Mary's Stadium on October 16, 2016
Result: Sofiane Boufal fires Southampton into League Cup quarter-finals
Sofiane Boufal scores the only goal of the game as Southampton see off Sunderland in the League Cup.
Oct 26, 21:39
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Fraser Forster declared fit for Arsenal clash despite injury scare
Claude Puel reveals that Fraser Forster "will be OK" for Saturday's trip to take on Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium, while Ryan Bertrand could also feature.
Sep 8, 15:54
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Sam Allardyce: 'No worries over selecting Joe Hart for Slovakia'
England boss Sam Allardyce insists that Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is fully focused on the national side after a disrupted week in training.
Sep 3, 21:20
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alex McCarthy replaces injured Fraser Forster in England squad
Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy is called into Sam Allardyce's England squad following Southampton teammate Fraser Forster's withdrawal through injury.
Sep 1, 14:50
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Ex-Arsenal goalkeeper Stuart Taylor joins Southampton on one-year deal
Former Arsenal and Manchester City goalkeeper Stuart Taylor joins Southampton on a one-year contract.
Aug 26, 17:57
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews Friday night's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford.
Aug 17, 16:50
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Nathan Redmond starts for Southampton
Nathan Redmond makes his Southampton debut against Watford for their opening match of the 2016-7 season.
Aug 13, 14:12

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