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Alex Smithies

Born: March 5, 1990 (age 31)

Height: 6' 3" (191cm)

Hometown: Huddersfield, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Goalkeeper
Team: Cardiff City (no. 12)
Alex Smithies
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Career History
Youth1998-2007Huddersfield Town
Senior2015-2018Queens Park Rangers
2018-Cardiff City
Sports Mole has 284 articles about Alex Smithies. Articles 1 to 40:
Wycombe Wanderers manager Gareth Ainsworth pictured in February 2021
Wycombe boss Gareth Ainsworth hanging on to "glimmer of hope"
The Chairboys need a miracle to make sure of Championship survival after defeat at Cardiff.
Apr 24, 18:37
Cardiff City manager Mick McCarthy pictured on February 16, 2021
Result: Cardiff 2-1 Wycombe: Kieffer Moore double sinks struggling Chairboys
The Chairboys are facing an immediate return to League One.
Apr 24, 17:36
Brentford manager Thomas Frank pictured on March 3, 2021
Thomas Frank "very proud" of Brentford despite Cardiff draw
The Bees' hopes of automatic promotion are all but over after a 1-1 draw against the Bluebirds.
Apr 20, 21:33
Cardiff City's Kieffer Moore celebrates scoring their first goal from the penalty spot against Brentford in the Championship on April 20, 2021
Result: Brentford 1-1 Cardiff: Bees drop more points in promotion race
Kieffer Moore gave the Bluebirds the lead from the spot just before the hour.
Apr 20, 20:28
Cardiff City's Kieffer Moore celebrates scoring their first goal against Reading in the Championship on April 16, 2021
Result: Reading 1-1 Cardiff: Yakou Meite salvages last-gasp draw
Kieffer Moore slammed in an 87th-minute penalty before Yakou Meite nodded home from close range to rescue a point.
Apr 16, 20:29
Adam Armstrong celebrates scoring for Blackburn Rovers on September 19, 2020
Result: Cardiff 2-2 Blackburn: Adam Armstrong dents Bluebirds' playoff hopes
The Blackburn striker earned his side a point on the road.
Apr 10, 17:43
Preston North End's Brad Potts in action with Cardiff City's Leandro Bacuna in the Championship on October 18, 2020
Preview: Cardiff City vs. Preston North End - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Cardiff City and Preston North End, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Feb 18, 12:37
Mick McCarthy in charge of Cardiff City in February 2021
Preview: Luton Town vs. Cardiff City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Championship clash between Luton Town and Cardiff City, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Feb 14, 16:34
Cardiff City's Harry Wilson celebrates scoring with teammates against Barnsley on November 3, 2020
Preview: Cardiff City vs. Coventry City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Cardiff City and Coventry City, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Feb 11, 15:58
Rotherham United manager Paul Warne pictured on January 16, 2021
Preview: Rotherham United vs. Cardiff City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Championship clash between Rotherham United and Cardiff City, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Feb 7, 11:45
Mick McCarthy pictured in February 2018
Mick McCarthy: 'First Cardiff win is a great feeling'
Curtis Nelson and Kieffer Moore secured victory for the Bluebirds.
Feb 6, 18:33
Mick McCarthy pictured in February 2018
Result: Cardiff take the spoils in Severnside derby with Bristol City
Curtis Nelson and Kieffer Moore hit the goals.
Feb 6, 17:27
Liverpool midfielder Harry Wilson pictured in Wales training on September 5, 2020
Mick McCarthy delighted with Harry Wilson's reaction to being benched
The Wales star was brought into the action just after the hour mark and added his creative spark to set up Kieffer Moore's second-half equaliser.
Jan 30, 18:43
General view of Cardiff City's Cardiff City Stadium taken August 2018
Result: Kieffer Moore rescues a point for Cardiff against Millwall
It was the second time this week the Wales striker had salvaged a point for the Bluebirds after his late header against Barnsley in midweek.
Jan 30, 17:44
Norwich City manager Daniel Farke pictured in January 2021
Result: Norwich extend lead at the top with victory over Cardiff
Grant Hanley and Todd Cantwell struck for the Canaries.
Jan 16, 17:23
Brentford manager Thomas Frank pictured on November 7, 2020
Result: Sergi Canos hat-trick propels Brentford to victory at Cardiff
Will Vaulks struck twice for the hosts.
Dec 26, 17:42
Todd Cantwell celebrates scoring for Norwich City against Cardiff City in the Championship on December 19, 2020
Result: Norwich march to fifth successive win with routine Cardiff victory
Beautifully taken goals in either half from Emi Emiliano Buendia and Todd Cantwell took Daniel Farke's in-form side six points clear.
Dec 19, 14:43
Swansea City manager Steve Cooper pictured on November 3, 2020
Result: Jamal Lowe brace sees Swansea march to victory at Cardiff
The striker, who made a summer move from Wigan, doubled his Swans tally in the capital.
Dec 12, 14:45
Stoke City's Morgan Fox in action with Cardiff City's Harry Wilson in the Championship on December 8, 2020
Result: Cardiff come from behind to beat Stoke
The Potters were leading 1-0 when Vokes failed to score from 12 yards.
Dec 8, 22:04
Cardiff City manager Neil Harris pictured in October 2020
Result: Kieffer Moore double helps Cardiff cruise past Huddersfield
The Wales international has four goals in as many games for the Bluebirds.
Dec 1, 21:10
Coventry City's Tyler Walker scores against Cardiff City in the Championship on November 25, 2020
Result: Tyler Walker nets as Coventry City record important win over Cardiff City
Kyle Walker scored the only goal of the game.
Nov 25, 22:28
Cardiff City manager Neil Harris pictured in October 2020
Neil Harris questions Cardiff's winning mentality following Millwall draw
The Bluebirds fought back to earn a 1-1 draw at Millwall.
Nov 21, 18:59
Cardiff City manager Neil Harris pictured in October 2020
Result: Cardiff rescue late draw at Millwall upon Neil Harris' return
Kieffer Moore grabbed a late equaliser for the Bluebirds.
Nov 21, 17:50
Bristol City manager Dean Holden pictured in September 2020
Result: Chris Martin winner sees Bristol City overcome Cardiff to go second
Cardiff wasted opportunities to pull level after going behind early on.
Nov 6, 20:27
QPR boss Mark Warburton on December 7, 2019
Preview: Queens Park Rangers vs Cardiff City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sport Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Queens Park Rangers and Cardiff City, including predictions, team news and possible starting lineups.
Oct 29, 16:02
Boro boss Neil Warnock on September 11, 2020
Preview: Cardiff City vs. Middlesbrough - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Cardiff City and Middlesbrough, including team news and predicted lineups.
Oct 22, 15:00
Cardiff City's Harry Wilson celebrates scoring against Bournemouth in the Championship on October 21, 2020
Neil Harris pays tribute to "excellent" Harry Wilson
Harry Wilson denied his former club victory by cancelling out Dominic Solanke's effort.
Oct 21, 23:15
Cardiff manager Neil Harris pictured in July 2020
Cardiff City boss Neil Harris: 'We're moving in the right direction'
Preston have failed to score in their last four home games.
Oct 18, 15:14
Preston North End's Brad Potts in action with Cardiff City's Leandro Bacuna in the Championship on October 18, 2020
Result: Sheyi Ojo earns Cardiff City narrow win at Preston North End
Preston are without a home win this season.
Oct 18, 14:16
Cardiff manager Neil Harris licks his lips on February 15, 2020
Result: Cardiff City share points with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park
Tomlin was sent off for a second bookable offence in the 69th minute.
Oct 3, 17:27
Nottingham Forest boss Sabri Lamouchi on February 1, 2020
Result: Kieffer Moore fires Cardiff to victory at Nottingham Forest
Pressure is building on Sabri Lamouchi.
Sep 19, 14:58
Josh Windass in action for Sheffield Wednesday on February 8, 2020
Result: Josh Windass inspires Sheffield Wednesday to opening-day win at Cardiff
The Owls already cut their 12-point deduction.
Sep 12, 17:28
Cardiff's Nathaniel Mendez-Laing celebrates scoring against Preston on June 27, 2020
Result: Cardiff secure playoff place as Hull relegation confirmed
The Bluebirds were 14th in November when Neil Harris succeeded Neil Warnock as manager.
Jul 22, 21:48
Cardiff City's Sean Morrison celebrates scoring against Middlesbrough on July 18, 2020
Result: Cardiff close in on playoffs as Middlesbrough remain in trouble
Josh Murphy netted two of the Bluebirds' goals.
Jul 18, 17:30
Derby County's Wayne Rooney pictured after scoring against Reading on June 27, 2020
Result: Cardiff strengthen playoff hopes at Derby's expense
The Bluebirds remain in the top-six with two games to play.
Jul 14, 22:05
Fulham's Harry Arter celebrates with teammates after scoring against QPR on June 30, 2020
Preview: Fulham vs. Cardiff City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Friday's Championship clash between promotion-chasing rivals Fulham and Cardiff City, including team news and predicted lineups.
Jul 8, 14:29
Cardiff's Nathaniel Mendez-Laing celebrates scoring against Preston on June 27, 2020
Result: Cardiff beat Preston to climb into playoff places
The Bluebirds moved above their opponents and into the top six.
Jun 27, 15:17
Callum Paterson in action for Cardiff on January 25, 2020
Result: Will Vaulks, Callum Paterson hand playoff hopefuls Cardiff win at Barnsley
The Tykes, meanwhile, are at serious risk of being relegated.
Mar 7, 17:05
Cardiff manager Neil Harris licks his lips on February 15, 2020
Result: Cardiff recover from two goals down to draw with Brentford
The hosts rallied to get back on level terms thanks to headers from Junior Hoilett and Joe Ralls.
Feb 29, 17:17
Nottingham Forest's Tiago Silva celebrates scoring their first goal on February 25, 2020
Result: Nottingham Forest beat Cardiff to close gap on Leeds
Tiago Silva scored the only goal of the game.
Feb 25, 21:52

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Saturday's key events


TRIATHLON
· After silvers in both the men's and women's events, Team GB will be fancied to get on the podium again in the mixed relay (11.30pm-1am)

SWIMMING
· Touted as Michael Phelps's successor, Caeleb Dressel already has two gold medals from these Games and he will be going for a third in the men's 50m butterfly final (2.30am)
· It is Katie Ledecky vs. Ariarne Titmus III in the women's 800m freestyle final, with Ledecky entering as firm favourite (2.46am)
· Great Britain will be heavily fancied to add another gold medal to their swimming haul, having produced by far the fastest qualifying time for the mixed 4x100m medley relay final (3.43am)

ATHLETICS
· Dina Asher-Smith is one of three British women in the 100m semi-finals (3.01am-3.20am), and will hope to challenge for a medal in what is likely to be a star-studded final (1.50pm)
· The inaugural Olympic 4x400m mixed relay event concludes with Great Britain one of the eight finalists going for gold (1.35pm)

RUGBY SEVENS
· Team GB's dreams of an unlikely gold are still alive in the women's event as they face France in their semi-final (3.30am). The winners will face either New Zealand or Fiji in the gold medal match later in the day (10am)

SAILING
· Gold medals are up for grabs in the windsurfer - RS:X finals. Emma Wilson participates for Team GB in the women's final (6.33am), while Tom Squires is in action in the men's (7.33am)

TENNIS
· Following his shock semi-final defeat, ending his hopes of a Golden Slam in 2021, Novak Djokovic battles for bronze against Pablo Carreno Busta (7am)
· The women's singles event reaches its conclusion with the gold medal match between Belinda Bencic and Marketa Vondrousova

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