Francis Jeffers
Francis Jeffers

Francis Jeffers

England Under-21 striker Francis Jeffers featured in Arsenal's triumphant 2002/03 FA Cup run.

A former Everton trainee, he made his Premiership debut in their 2-0 defeat at Manchester United two months before signing professional in February 1998 and scored in that season's FA Youth Cup final triumph.


Name Francis Jeffers
Arsenal Career 2001 - 2004
Position: Striker
Appearances 39 (13 starts, 26 as a sub)
Goals 8

Arsène Wenger acquired him in June 2001 and he scored on his full international debut in England's 3-1 defeat by Australia in February 2003.

Netting four goals in 22 Premiership games for Arsenal, he was sold to Charlton Athletic in August 2004 and joined Blackburn Rovers in August 2006.  (With thanks to Leigh Edwards)