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Player Profile: Jon Macken

Player Profile: Jon Macken

Name: Jonathan Macken

Position: Striker

Squad Number: 21

Date of Birth: 07/09/77

Height: 5'10'

Career Stats:

Man Utd: 0 Apps, 0 Goals
Preston North End: 229 Apps, 74 Goals
Man City: 59 Apps, 12 Goals
Crystal Palace: 30 Apps, 2 Goals
Ipswich Town: 14 Apps, 3 Goals
Derby County: 15 Apps, 0 Goals
Barnsley: 109 Apps, 22 Goals

Barnsley Career:

Jon Macken originally joined up with the Reds on loan from Derby County in November 2007 and impressed Simon Davey enough to earn a contract.

He was last season's joing top scorer with Jamal Campbell-Ryce on 10 goals.

He signed an extension to his deal last year until this summer and has chipped in with 5 more goals this season.

A prolific goalscorer in his youth, Jon has improved his all round game with age and his hold up play, although it often goes un-noticed, is one of his best attributes.

To date, Jon has made 109 appearances for the Reds scoring 22 goals.

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Date:Tuesday April 13 2010
Time: 7:56PM

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