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SAM
WOOD
(Midfielder/Defender)
Born: 9 August 1986
Where: Sidcup
Joined Wycombe: July 2012 - Free from Brentford.
Contracted until June 2016.

Wycombe Debut: York 1 Wycombe 3 - 18 Aug 2012 - League 2
First goal: York 1 Wycombe 3 - 18 Aug 2012 - League 2
Sam Wood Career summary at Wycombe.
up to end of 2015/16
172 appearances - 13 goals
Career Details - (*) indicates loan spell
Date Club League
Apps
League
goals
Cup
Apps
Cup
Goals
Aug02-Jul05 Cray Wanderers - - - -
Jul05-May08 Bromley - - - -
May08-Jul12 Brentford 90(18) 4 11(7) 1
Nov11-Apr12 Rotherham (*) 24(2) 1 1(0) 0
2012/2013 Wycombe Wanderers 33(2) 3 3(0) 0
2013/2014 Wycombe Wanderers 41(2) 2 5(1) 0
2014/2015 Wycombe Wanderers 43(1) 5 6(0) 1
2015/2016 Wycombe Wanderers 25(4) 2 6(0) 0
2016/2017 Wycombe Wanderers - - - -
Background:
Defender/midfielder, signed by Gary Waddock at Wycombe on a two year deal in July 2012 after being released by Brentford. Originally played non-League football for Cray Wanderers and Bromley where he eventually attracted the attention of several Football League clubs, including Charlton Athletic, Gillingham and Wolves before signing for then League Two side Brentford in May 2008.

Made his debut for Brentford on 8th August 2008 in the 1-0 defeat at Bury but suffered an injury and was kept out for a few weeks. However, returned to the side, playing mainly on the left wind, scoring his first goal in the 2-0 victory at Exeter City on 28 December 2008 and then helping The Bees to the 2008/9 League Two title (ahead of second placed Exeter and third placed Wycombe) and picking up the Supporters' Player of the Season award.

Remained a regular in the Brentford side the following two seasons although, was now switched to playing on the right wing or at left-back after Bees Manager Andy Scott favoured Myles Weston on the left wing. Fell out of favour with new Brentford boss Uwe Rösler at the start of the 2011/12 season and in November 2011 was loaned out to Rotherham United where he would spend the remainder of that campaign.

Was quickly a regular in the Wanderers side, playing mainly down the left side of midfield or defence. Scored his first goal for Wycombe on his debut in the game at York City on 18th August 2012 - a long range effort that helped Wanderers to a 3-1 victory. Went on to make his 100th appearance for Wycombe in the game at Morecambe on 11th October 2014 and again marked this milestone with a stunning goal from around 40 yards.

External links:
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