Number – 21
Position – Striker
Date joined FGR – August 2022
Previous clubs – Reading, Ipswich, Sunderland, Sheffield Wednesday (more than once), Leeds United, Crystal Palace, Preston NE, MK Dons.
Date & Place of birth – 31 March 1993, Hereford.
Connor’s father was in the army so although born in Hereford he went to school in Colchester.
He made his debut for Ipswich at 16 years 11 days – Ipswich’s youngest ever player.
Connor scored the winning goal in the Final of European Championship for England U/17s in 2010. He played for England U/21s as well. He is also eligible to play for N Ireland through his father.
He scored the winning goal for Palace against Watford in the 2016 FA Cup Semi-final at Wembley and had a goal controversially ruled out in the Cup Final against Manchester United.