35 Jonathan Mitchell

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35 Jonathan Mitchell

Position

Goalkeeper

Basic Information

Nationality: England

DOB: 24/11/94

Height: 180cm

Weight: 86kg

Current Season's Statistics

First Team Appearances 2
Goals Conceded 3
Clean Sheets 1
Saves 0

Biography

Jonathan Mitchell provided competition for Scott Carson during the 2017/18 campaign, whilst he also proved his worth when appearing for Darren Wassall's Under-23s.

His two first team appearances both came in the Carabao Cup against Grimsby Town and Barnsley.

For the Under-23s, he appeared eight times in the league, including the season-defining clash with West Ham United, where he kept a clean sheet.


In the four years that Mitchell, also a keen rugby player, has been at the club, his development has been there for all to see.

He was an unused substitute on a handful of occasions during the 2014/15 season for the first-team, with his match action coming in the then Derby’s Under-21 side, and his impressive performances and development during the season saw him sign a new contract.

In no mood to stop the following year, the 2015/16 season proved to be just as successful.

The young goalkeeper made his professional debut for Derby in an Emirates FA Cup Third Round meeting against his hometown club Hartlepool United - and also had a successful loan spell with Sky Bet League 2 side Luton Town, where he made six appearances before being recalled.

He also played a large chunk of the fixtures as Derby’s Under 21s lifted the Barclays Under-21 Premier League – Division 2 title and helped Darren Wassall’s Under-23s retain their Division 1 status over the 2016/17 and 2017/18 campaigns.

The 'keeper has also made a single appearance for England Under-21s.

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