After announcing that the Hatters have completed their fourth signing of what is fast becoming a busy summer transfer window, it is time to do another in our mini-series.
Following on from the mini file on the-allan-campbell-file – it is now time to focus on our latest acquisition, Cameron Jerome or to give him his full name Cameron Zishan Rana-Jerome:
Here goes, enjoy:
Full Name – Cameron Zishan Rana-Jerome
Date of Birth – 14-August-1986
Place of Birth – Huddersfield, England
Height – 6 feet 1 inch
Youth Career – Huddersfield Town, Grimsby Town, Sheffield Wednesday
Professional Career – Middlesbrough, Cardiff, Birmingham City, Stoke City, Crystal Palace (loan), Norwich City, Derby County, Goztepe (Turkey), MK Dons
International Experience – England U21
Facts and Figures:
• Born in Huddersfield but of Grenadian descent.
• As a youngster, Jerome played for Stile Common alongside Anthony Griffith, Fraizer Campbell and Reuben Noble-Lazarus, all of whom have graced the professional game.
• After 73 league games for Cardiff, in which he scored 24 goals, Jerome signed for Birmingham City for an initial fee of £3 million.
• He made his debut for Birmingham, coming on as a second-half substitute, against Colchester United but was sent off after 5 minutes for elbowing an opponent.
• He joined Stoke City, in August 2011 for a reported fee of £4 million.
• Future moves saw Jerome join Norwich City and Stoke City with the fee being reported as £1.5 million on each occasion.
• In August 2013, Jerome fell foul of the FA and was fined £50,000 for breaching betting regulations.
• He made 10 appearances for the England U21 side between 2005 and 2008, but failed to score.
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