Queens Park Rangers: Ex Premier League Players

Where are these ex QPR Premier League players now?

Welcome to the QPR legends page – the gateway to information on ex Queens Park Rangers players who have played in the Premier League.

In addition to information on ex Hoops we have also added statistics which include the top scorers, most appearances and also the football club’s final league position for each year that they have featured in the EPL.

Paddy KennyPremier League Appearances: 67 | Clean Sheets: 15

Former Sheffield United and Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper Paddy Kenny retired from playing professionally in 2017 after leaving Northampton Town where he was working in a player-goalkeeping coach capacity. Read More..

Clive Wilson – Premier League Appearances: 189 | Goals Scored: 9

Clive Wilson spent much of the nineties playing in the Premier League with Queens Park Rangers and Tottenham Hotspur before retiring in 1999 after joining Cambridge United and helping them avoid relegation. Read More..

Richard Dunne – Premier League Appearances: 431 | Goals Scored: 11

A tough-tackling defender, highly appreciated at every club he played for, Richard Dunne retired from playing in 2015 when he was released by Queens Park Rangers. Read More..

Darren Peacock – Premier League Appearances: 231 | Goals Scored: 8

Darren Peacock was forced to retire from playing in at the age of 32 after sustaining a serious neck injury whilst playing for Wolverhampton Wanderers in 2000. Read More..

Rufus Brevett – Premier League Appearances: 136 | Goals Scored: 1

A solid defender throughout his playing career, Rufus Brevett finally hung up his boots after a spell playing for Oxford United in 2007. Read More..

Ian Holloway – Premier League Appearances: 107 | Goals Scored: 4

Ian Holloway retired from playing in 1999 whilst player manager of Bristol Rovers but carried on as manager of the club until 2001 when he joined Queens Park Rangers as manager. Read More..

Shaun Derry – Premier League Appearances: 53 | Goals Scored: 1

Adored by the Queens Park Rangers fans for his gritty no-nonsense displays and never say die attitude, Shaun Derry retired from playing in 2013. Read More..

Simon Barker – Premier League Appearances: 132 | Goals Scored: 15

After a 17 year playing career, 10 of them at Queens Park Rangers, Simon Barker finally hung up his boots in 2000 after dropping down the leagues and playing with Port Vale. Read More..

David Bardsley – Premier League Appearances: 131 | Goals Scored: 3

David Bardsley was an integral member of the Queens Park Rangers team which finished fifth and eighth during the first three years of the Premier League. Read More..

Trevor Sinclair – Premier League Appearances: 361 | Goals Scored: 52

Trevor Sinclair played his last professional game for Cardiff City in the 2008 FA Cup final and moved to Dubai with his wife and children. Read More..

Joey Barton – Premier League Appearances: 269 | Goals Scored: 26

Never far from controversy, former Premier League midfielder Joey Barton stopped playing in 2017 when he was effectively forced into early retirement after a ban from the Football Association in relation to betting. Read More..

Nigel Quashie – Premier League Appearances: 96 | Goals Scored: 3

An intelligent, battling midfielder who was an excellent passer of the ball, Nigel Quashie retired from playing professionally in 2015 after a spell playing and coaching in Iceland with IR of Reykjavik and BI Bolungarvik. Read More..

Danny Dichio – Premier League Appearances: 93 | Goals Scored: 19

After a 16 year career playing in the top flight of football including spells in Italy and Canada, Danny Dichio retired from playing in 2009 whilst at Toronto FC. Read More..

Andrew Impey – Premier League Appearances: 289 | Goals Scored: 12

Andy Impey was a Queens Park Rangers legend who won their player of the year award for three consecutive seasons during their time in the Premier League. Read More..

Kevin Gallen – Premier League Appearances: 67 | Goals Scored: 18

Considered a legend at Queens Park Rangers and the sixth highest scorer in the club’s history, Kevin Gallen retired from playing in 2013 after a brief spell with non league side Aylesbury United. Read More..

Ji Sung Park – Premier League Appearances: 154 | Goals Scored: 19

The first Asian player to captain Manchester United and adored by the fans for his workrate and energy levels, Park Ji-Sung retired from football in 2014 after a short spell with Dutch side PSV Eindhoven. Read More..

Andy Sinton – Premier League Appearances: 179 | Goals Scored: 16

After a long career spanning over 20 years, Andy Sinton retired in 2007 whilst playing at non league Fleet Town in a player manager role. Read More..

Les Ferdinand – Premier League Appearances: 351 | Goals Scored: 149

After finishing his career at Watford where he didn’t play a competitive game, Les Ferdinand embarked on a career as a pundit for the BBC in 2006. Read More..

Djibril Cisse – Premier League Appearances: 110 | Goals Scored: 32

The enigmatic and sometimes colourful French striker Djibril Cisse retired from playing in February 2017 after attempting to make a comeback from his original retirement in 2015. Read More..

Ray Wilkins – Premier League Appearances: 84 | Goals Scored: 3

Ray Wilkins was still playing in the top level of English football with QPR well into his thirties, finally hanging up his boots in 1997 at the age of 41 after a brief spell with Leyton Orient. Read More..

Premier League Statistics

This table shows the players who have made the most Premier League appearances for QPR and the top goalscorers for in the EPL.

Top EPL GoalscorersGoalsMost EPL AppearancesGames
Les Ferdinand61Andy Impey142
Bradley Allen20Simon Barker132
Kevin Gallen18David Bardsley131
Charlie Austin18Clive Wilson119
Gary Penrice17Alan McDonald116
Simon Barker15Les Ferdinand110
Danny Dichio13Ian Holloway107
Andy Impey11Trevor Sinclair102
Trevor Sinclair10Ray Wilkins83
Devon White9Steve Yates82

Statistics provided by 11v11