Junior Hoilett facts for kids
Hoilett playing for Blackburn Rovers in 2012
|Full name||David Wayne Hoilett|
|Date of birth||5 June 1990|
|Place of birth||Brampton, Ontario, Canada|
|2007–2008||→ SC Paderborn (loan)||12||(1)|
|2008–2009||→ FC St. Pauli (loan)||21||(6)|
|2012–2016||Queens Park Rangers||112||(12)|
† Appearances (Goals).
David Wayne "Junior" Hoilett (born 5 June 1990) is a Canadian professional soccer player who plays as a winger for the Canada national team. Hoilett last played club football for Championship club Cardiff City before the expiration of his contract on 1 July 2021. After impressing in a youth tournament, Hoilett signed for English club Blackburn Rovers at the age of 13, and was loaned to SC Paderborn and FC St. Pauli in the German 2. Bundesliga due to work permit issues. He made his Rovers debut in 2009 and played three full Premier League seasons for them before a transfer to Queens Park Rangers in 2012. Hoilett spent four years at the Loftus Road club – alternately in the Premier League and Championship – before moving to Cardiff on the expiration of his contract. In his second season with Cardiff, he helped the side win promotion to the Premier League by finishing as Championship runners-up during the 2017–18 season.
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Hoilett (in white) playing against Chelsea in November 2014
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