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England
13

Matt Targett

Position:
Defender
Date signed:
31st January 2022

Left-back signed on-loan from Aston Villa in the January 2022 transfer window.

Targett - who will wear squad number 13 - adds Premier League experience to Eddie Howe's defensive options having made more than 100 top-flight appearances with Southampton and Aston Villa.

Born in Eastleigh in Hampshire, Targett began his career at nearby Southampton.

After coming through the club's academy system, he made 63 appearances in all competitions for the Saints and spent time with Fulham on loan during the 2017/18 season as the Cottagers achieved promotion to the Premier League.

Targett joined Aston Villa in July 2019 and was an ever-present in the Premier League last season as Villa finished 11th - one place above the Magpies.

Full Name:
Matt Targett
Position:
Defender
Squad Number:
13
Nationality:
England
Date of birth:
18th September 1995
Place of birth:
Eastleigh
Height:
183
Weight:
70
Date signed:
31st January 2022
Previous club:
Aston Villa, Fulham (loan), Southampton
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Matt Targett
First Team Appearances This Season
15

Goals
0
Big Chances
2
Fouls
8
Tackles
38
Interceptions
23
Minutes Played
1350
Tackles Won and lost
24 / 14
Duels Won and Lost
76 / 45
Aerial duels Won / Lost
45 / 12
Touches
919
Interceptions
23
Clearances
36
Fouls
8

Cards

1 0

Goals

Left Foot
0
Right Foot
0
Head
0
Penalty
0
Short Balls
440 %
Long Balls
79 %
Pass success rate
74.60
Total Passes
519
Key Passses
18
Crosses
73
Shots on Target
6
Shots off Target
0
Blocks
0

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