30. Leon Best

Leon Best

Player details

  • Position: Striker
  • DOB: 19/09/1986
  • Birthplace: Nottingham, England
  • Club: Derby County

Leon Best Season Stats

Leon Best Stats
Competition Pld G Ass Y R
Sky Bet Ch'ship 0 (15) 1 2 0 0
Capital One Cup 2 (2) 0 0 0 0

Player Latest odds

Player Latest odds
Derby v Leeds, December 30 2014 Odds
1st Goalscorer 9/2
Last Goalscorer 9/2
To Score in 90mins 5/4
To Score a Brace 7/1
Hat Trick 33/1

Leon Best transfer history

Leon Best Transfer history
From To Date Fee
So'ton So'ton 18 May 2004 Free
So'ton Unassigned 03 Sep 2004 Free
So'ton QPR 17 Dec 2004 Free
So'ton Sheff Wed 05 Aug 2005 Free
So'ton Sheff Wed 31 Jan 2006 Loan
So'ton B'mouth 03 Aug 2006 Loan
So'ton Yeovil 23 Nov 2006 Loan
Unassigned So'ton 27 Feb 2007 Free
So'ton Yeovil 27 Feb 2007 Free
So'ton Coventry 05 Jul 2007 Free
Yeovil Coventry 20 Aug 2007 Free
Coventry Newcastle 01 Feb 2010 Undisc.
Newcastle Blackburn 02 Jul 2012 £3.0m
Blackburn Sheff Wed 14 Feb 2014 Loan
Blackburn Derby 04 Aug 2014 Loan

Player News

  • Best deal for Derby

    Derby have signed striker Leon Best from Sky Bet Championship rivals Blackburn on a season-long loan deal.

    4 months ago
  • Best back after nightmare

    Blackburn's Leon Best is ready to mark his return from an injury nightmare by booking a place at Wembley.

    1 year ago
  • Leon Best facing six months out

    Blackburn striker Leon Best is set for an extended spell on the sidelines after suffering anterior cruciate ligament damage.

    2 years ago
  • Best blow for Blackburn

    Leon Best has handed Blackburn an untimely injury headache after picking up a knock during a friendly date with AEK Athens.

    2 years ago
  • Best still to come for Blackburn

    Leon Best believes Blackburn can follow the example of Newcastle and bounce back stronger from relegation.

    2 years ago
  • Best joy at Kean reunion

    Leon Best admits he jumped at the chance of joining Blackburn Rovers so he could work with his old boss Steve Kean again.

    2 years ago
  • Newcastle consider options

    Newcastle are refusing to become bogged down in transfer brinkmanship as they attempt to strengthen Alan Pardew's squad.

    2 years ago
  • Blackburn wrap up Best deal

    Blackburn have completed the signing of striker Leon Best from Newcastle on a four-year deal worth more than £3million.

    2 years ago
  • LEON BEST SUPPORT FROM PARDEW

    Alan Pardew thinks Leon Best deserves a call back to the Republic of Ireland squad.

    3 years ago