Dean Ashton

Where is Dean Ashton now?

A promising Premier League career with West Ham United was cut short when Dean Ashton was forced to retire in 2009 at the age of 26 after a long-standing ankle injury which was originally sustained on England duty.

A prolific striker at each club he played for, Ashton scored 111 goals in 279 appearances over his 10 year playing career.

After being force to retire due to his injury, Ashton sued the FA for compensation in 2011and eventually won a long court battle which was settled out of court.

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Since his retirement Ashton has forged a new career in the media and currently provides punditry and co-commentary for various television channels including BT Sport, ITV, Sky Sports and the BBC.

He is also a regular co-commentator on radio station talkSPORT.

Follow Dean Ashton on Twitter @Dean36ashton10

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Dean Ashton: Premier League Statistics

NationalityEnglish
PositionForward
Appearances62
Goals22
Yellow Cards0
Red Cards0
Premier League Teams Played forNorwich City, West Ham United

Statistics courtesy of www.premierleague.com