Matt Smith

Born: June 7, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 6'6" (198cm)

Hometown: Birmingham, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Queens Park Rangers (no. 17)
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
Career History
Senior2011-2013Oldham Athletic
2013-2014Leeds United
2014-2017Fulham
2017-Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole has 234 articles about Matt Smith. Articles 1 to 40:
Tom Croft of Leicester Tigers poses for a portrait at the photocall held at Welford Road on August 16, 2013
England international Tom Croft retires on medical grounds
Leicester Tigers, England and British and Irish Lions forward Tom Croft announces his retirement with immediate effect due to a neck injury.
Nov 16, 13:23
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Ryan Fredericks: 'Fulham can scrap it out'
Fulham defender Ryan Fredericks believes that his team can scrap games out and have shown the ability to do so in their 2-1 win at Queens Park Rangers.
Sep 29, 22:17
Joe Bennett of Brighton is challenged by Roger Espinoza of Wigan during the Sky Bet Championship match against Wigan Athletic on November 4, 2014
Team News: Joe Bennett starts for Cardiff City
Joe Bennett comes in for Jazz Richards as Cardiff City welcome Queens Park Rangers.
Aug 26, 14:12
Manager Chris Hughton of Brighton looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Norwich City at Amex Stadium on April 3, 2015
Result: Brighton & Hove Albion move step closer to promotion with victory at Loftus Road
Glenn Murray and Sebastien Pocognoli register for Brighton & Hove Albion in their 2-1 win against Queens Park Rangers, moving them one game closer to the top flight.
Apr 7, 21:41
Gary Rowett manager of Birmingham City looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Birmingham City at Portman Road on February 24, 2015
Result: Matej Vydra keeps Derby County's faint playoff hopes alive
Derby County beat Queens Park Rangers 1-0 at Pride Park to move within six points of the Championship playoff places, courtesy of a goal from Matej Vydra.
Mar 31, 21:40
General Views of Craven Cottage, Home of Premier League football club Fulham FC on March 5, 2011
Fulham land Ivorian striker Cyriac on transfer deadline day
Fulham snap up Ivory Coast international Cyriac on loan.
Jan 31, 19:33
Sergi Enrich of SD Eibar celebrates with his teammate Sergio Gontan of SD Eibar after scoring the opening goal during the La Liga match between SD Eibar and Valencia CF at Ipurua Municipal Stadium on December 13, 2015 in Eibar, Spain.
Fulham 'to swoop for Eibar forward Sergi Enrich'
Championship side Fulham reportedly prepare a deadline-day move for Eibar forward Sergi Enrich.
Jan 31, 14:53
A general view shows Queens Park Rangers stadium ahead of the English Premier football match against Liverpool at Loftus Road in London on December 30, 2012
Matt Smith completes Queens Park Rangers move
Queens Park Rangers sign striker Matt Smith from fellow Championship side Fulham on a three-and-a-half-year contract.
Jan 31, 14:26
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez dreams of Istanbul ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Manchester City on April 19, 2016
Result: Newcastle United suffer defeat to Fulham in Championship opener
Newcastle United are denied two strong penalty appeals as they fall to a 1-0 defeat to Fulham in the opening game of the Championship season.
Aug 5, 21:40
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez dreams of Istanbul ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Manchester City on April 19, 2016
Live Commentary: Fulham 1-0 Newcastle United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Fulham's 1-0 win over Newcastle United, as the Cottagers kicked off the EFL season with a surprise victory.
Aug 5, 18:45
Matt Mills of Nottingam Forest battles with Simon Makienok of Charlton Athletic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Charlton Athletic at City Ground on August 18, 2015
Result: Matt Mills, Chris O'Grady goals give Nottingham Forest victory over Fulham
Nottingham Forest secure a 3-0 victory over Fulham at the City Ground thanks to a Matt Mills brace and Chris O'Grady finish.
Dec 5, 16:57
Matt Mills of Nottingam Forest battles with Simon Makienok of Charlton Athletic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Charlton Athletic at City Ground on August 18, 2015
Half-Time Report: Late Matt Mills header gives Nottingham Forest lead at the break
Nottingham Forest are leading Fulham 1-0 at the City Ground thanks to a Matt Mills header on the stroke of half time.
Dec 5, 15:51
Michael Mancienne of Nottingham Forest during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Blackpool at City Ground on August 9, 2014
Team News: Michael Mancienne returns to Nottingham Forest lineup to face Fulham
Nottingham Forest manager Dougie Freedman makes one change to the side which beat Reading last weekend to face Fulham.
Dec 5, 14:04
Brendon O'Connor of Leicester breaks away from Morne Steyn during the Eurpean Rugby Champions Cup match between Leicester Tigers and Stade Francais at Welford Road on November 13, 2015 in Leicester, England.
Result: Leicester Tigers beat Stade Francais in European Champions Cup opener
Brendon O'Connor scores on his debut as Leicester Tigers defeat Stade Francais 33-20 in the opening match of the European Rugby Champions Cup
Nov 13, 21:41
Birmingham City's Paul Caddis looks for a pass during his side's Championship clash with Charlton Athletic on October 4, 2014
Result: Fulham routed by resurgent Birmingham City
Goals from Stephen Gleeson, Paul Caddis, Jon Toral, Clayton Donaldson and Viv Solomon-Otabor give Gary Rowett's Birmingham City side a 5-2 win over Fulham.
Nov 7, 17:01
Fulham Manager Kit Symons attends the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Brighton & Hove Albion at Craven Cottage on December 29, 2014
Team News: Fulham midfielder Jamie O'Hara completes suspension, returns to face Bristol City
Jamie O'Hara completes his suspension and returns to the Fulham starting XI for today's Championship visit to Bristol City.
Oct 31, 14:09
Middlesbrough's David Nugent celebrates with team-mates after scoring the opening goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Leeds United at the Riverside on September 27, 2015
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Fulham
Sports Mole previews the Championship match between Middlesbrough and Fulham at the Riverside.
Oct 15, 17:58
A general view of Fulham's Craven Cottage football ground in London on December 5, 2011
Preview: Fulham vs. Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole previews the Championship West London derby between Fulham and Queens Park Rangers on Friday night.
Sep 24, 15:30
Sean Scannell of Huddersfield Town during the Sky Bet Championship between Huddersfield Town and Norwich City at John Smiths Stadium on March 17, 2015
Team News: Scannell returns for Huddersfield Town
Sean Scannell returns for Huddersfield Town as they travel to Craven Cottage to face Fulham, who are without the injured Matt Smith and Marcus Bettinelli.
Aug 22, 14:29
Fulham goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Ipswich Town at Craven Cottage on February 14, 2015
Fulham duo Matt Smith, Marcus Bettinelli suffer ligament damage
Fulham pair Matt Smith and Marcus Bettinelli are facing spells on the sidelines with knee ligament damage after colliding with each other against Hull City.
Aug 21, 16:32
Sone Aluko for Hull on January 18, 2015
Result: Late Sone Aluko strike sinks Fulham
Hull City snatch a late win over Fulham, thanks to Sone Aluko's late goal at the KC Stadium.
Aug 19, 22:03
Ahmed Elmohamady for Hull on January 10, 2015
Half-Time Report: Ahmed Elmohamady heads Hull City in front against Fulham
Ahmed Elmohamady gives Hull City a half-time lead against Fulham in the Championship.
Aug 19, 20:39
Abel Hernandez for Hull on January 1, 2015
Team News: Abel Hernandez returns for Fulham clash
Hull City's Abel Hernandez returns from suspension to start for the Tigers in their Championship clash with Fulham.
Aug 19, 19:16
Chuba Akpom of Hull City celebrates with his team mate Ahmed El Mohamady after scoring the first goal in extra time during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Accrington Stanley and Hull City at Wham Stadium on August 11, 2015
Preview: Hull City vs. Fulham
Sports Mole previews the Championship match on Wednesday night between Hull City and Fulham at the KC Stadium.
Aug 18, 15:48
Israels forward Tomer Hemed takes part in a training session at the Sammy Ofer Stadium in the Israeli coastal city of Haifa, on March 27, 2015
Result: Late Tomer Hemed penalty secures Brighton win at Fulham
Tomer Hemed's late penalty secured Brighton a 2-1 victory at Fulham, who looked to have salvaged a draw after Tom Cairney cancelled out Sam Baldock's opener.
Aug 15, 17:00
Rob Kiernan of Wigan clears under pressure from Sam Baldock of Brighton during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Wigan Athletic at Amex Stadium on November 4, 2014
Half-Time Report: Tom Cairney strikes for Fulham to peg back Brighton
Tom Cairney strikes just before half time to ensure that Fulham go into the break level with Brighton & Hove Albion.
Aug 15, 16:07
Lewis Dunk of Brighton during the pre season friendly match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Norwich City at The Amex Stadium on July 30, 2013
Team News: Brighton defender Lewis Dunk on bench at Fulham amid reports of transfer
Brighton defender Lewis Dunk is among the substitutes at Fulham, as reports heavily suggest that the centre-back will make a £4m move to Craven Cottage next week.
Aug 15, 14:22
General Views of Craven Cottage, Home of Premier League football club Fulham FC on March 5, 2011
Preview: Fulham vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Championship fixture between Fulham and Brighton & Hove Albion at Craven Cottage.
Aug 13, 18:42
Alex Mowatt of Leeds United celebrates his goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Millwall at Elland Road on February 14, 2015
Alex Mowatt excited for hometown return in League Cup
Alex Mowatt plans to use Leeds United's League Cup clash at Doncaster Rovers to see 'how far he has come' since making his debut at the same venue two years ago.
Aug 13, 11:28
Despair for Wycomber players as Alex Kacaniklic of Fulham (C) celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Capital One Cup first round match between Wycombe Wanderers and Fulham at Adams Park on August 11, 2015
Result: Fulham move into second round of the League Cup with win at Wycombe Wanderers
Alex Kacaniklic scores the only goal as Fulham beat Wycombe Wanderers in the first round of the League Cup.
Aug 11, 21:39
Sam Clucas of Hull City celebrates scoring their first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Hull City and Huddersfield Town at KC Stadium on August 8, 2015
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole chooses its best XI from matchday one in the Championship, as well as highlighting the biggest numpty and best goal of the weekend.
Aug 9, 20:40
Fulham defender Lasse Vigen Christensen challenges Cardiff striker Anthony Pilkington during the Sky Bet Championship match between Cardiff City and Fulham at Cardiff City Stadium on August 8, 2015
Result: Craig Noone equalises late on for Cardiff City
An equaliser inside the final five minutes from Craig Noone earns Cardiff City a 1-1 draw with Fulham in the Championship.
Aug 8, 13:53
Joe Mason of Cardiff City during the pre season friendly match between Cardiff City and Watford at Cardiff City Stadium on July 28, 2015
Half-Time Report: Cardiff City, Fulham still goalless
Cardiff City and Fulham are level at half time following a goalless first half at the Cardiff City Stadium in the Championship.
Aug 8, 12:47
A general view of Fulham's Craven Cottage football ground in London on December 5, 2011
Championship 2015-16 season preview: Fulham
After a scruffy return to the Championship last season, Sports Mole wonders if Fulham will improve in 2015-16.
Aug 6, 13:00
Fulham Manager Kit Symons attends the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Brighton & Hove Albion at Craven Cottage on December 29, 2014
Result: Fulham too strong for Crawley Town in pre-season friendly
Goals from Tom Cairney, Jazz Richards and Liam Donnelly give Fulham a 3-1 pre-season win over Crawley Town.
Jul 18, 16:59
A general view of Fulham's Craven Cottage football ground in London on December 5, 2011
Result: Fulham ease past Aston Villa in pre-season friendly
Alex Kacaniklic and Ross McCormack score in the second half to hand Fulham a 3-1 win over Aston Villa.
Jul 11, 20:22
Bradley Johnson for Norwich City on January 10, 2015
Result: Norwich City finish third after beating Fulham
Norwich City end the Championship season in third place after recording a 4-2 victory over Fulham at Carrow Road.
May 2, 14:11
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Oldham Athletic and Middlesbrough at Boundary Park on August 12, 2014
Team News: One change for Middlesbrough
Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka makes one change for the side that visits Fulham in the Championship.
Apr 25, 14:44
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Oldham Athletic and Middlesbrough at Boundary Park on August 12, 2014
Preview: Fulham vs. Middlesbrough
Sports Mole previews Middlesbrough's trip to Fulham in the Championship on Saturday.
Apr 23, 16:42
Craig Cathcart of Watford celebrates scoring the first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Birmingham City at Vicarage Road on April 18, 2015
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole highlights those who stood out during matchday 44 in the Championship as the season's climax edges ever closer.
Apr 20, 17:47



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Wolverhampton WanderersWolves18132335161941
2Cardiff CityCardiff18114325131237
3Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd18120631201136
4Aston Villa189542617932
5Bristol City188732718931
6Middlesbrough188552415929
7Derby CountyDerby178542620629
8Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest189092627-127
9Ipswich TownIpswich178273026426
10Leeds UnitedLeeds188282724326
11Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds186752321225
12Preston North EndPreston186752120125
13Brentford185852624223
14Fulham185852424023
15Norwich CityNorwich186571622-623
16Queens Park RangersQPR185672026-621
17Barnsley175572323020
18Millwall184771919019
19Reading175482023-319
20Hull City184683032-218
21Birmingham CityBirmingham184311927-1815
22Burton Albion1835101235-2314
23Bolton WanderersBolton182791531-1613
24Sunderland181892335-1211