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Rory McArdle Squad Index
Information:
2010-11 Squad Number:
2
Position:
Defender
Date of Birth:
01st May 1987
Nationality:
Northern Irish
Height:
6' 1
Weight:
11st 5lbs (72kg)
Signed:
01/07/2010
Career History:
Rochdale, Sheffield Wednesday, Rochdale (Loan)
 
Profile:
Rory has been capped by Northern Ireland at Under-21 level and made his full debut when Northern Ireland play Turkey and Chile in 2010.

Rory began his career with his home town club Sheffield Wednesday and after two loan spells with Rochdale, he made the move permanent in January 2007, signing a 30-month contract.

He scored at Wembley in the 2008 League Two play-off final, but Rochdale were beaten 3-2 by Stockport County. in 2009-10 though Rory helped 'The Dale' secure automatic promotion after finishing third.

Watch Rory McArdle's goals in season 2010-11
Rory McArdle - Season 2010-11

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
17/07/2010
Fraserburgh 3-1 Aberdeen
Friendly Bellslea Park, Fraserburgh 1,069 23 Start

Appearances
Season League League Cup Scottish Cup Europe Total Other
  App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals
2011-12
20
5
0
1
1
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
26
6
1
0
0
0
2010-11
27
1
2
4
0
1
3
1
1
0
0
0
34
2
4
8
0
0
Totals:
47
6
2
5
1
2
8
1
1
0
0
0
60
8
5
8
0
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 68 5