Matthew Simon “Matty” Taylor is an English football player who currently features for the English Premier League club Bolton Wanderers. He plays as a left back or a left sided midfielder.

Matthew Taylor made his professional debut in club football for Luton Town in 1999 and played for them for the next three seasons until 2002 and quickly developed to be a star for Luton, scoring 16 goals in 129 hugely impressive league matches. He was awarded the Young Player of the Year award in the 1999-2000 season.

Matthew Taylor was signed by Portsmouth in the summer of 2002 for 750,000 pounds and played for them both in the first division and in the Premiership, playing a total of 23 goals in 178 league matches and showing his worth at left back and as a left sided midfielder.

Position Midfielder
Height / weight 0.0 m / 73 kg
Born 27 Nov 1981
Nationality England England
Number 15
Team History
Swindon Town FC Swindon Town 2017 - 2019
Northampton Town FC Northampton Town 2016 - 2017
Burnley FC Burnley 2014 - 2016
West Ham United FC West Ham 2011 - 2014
Bolton Wanderers Bolton 2008 - 2011
Portsmouth FC Portsmouth 2002 - 2008
Luton Town FC Luton 1999 - 2002

Matthew Taylor scored some lovely goals for Portsmouth in his tenure at Fratton Park and displayed many eye-catching displays down Pompey’s left side.Matthew Taylor was signed by Bolton Wanderers in January 2008 for a reported 4 million pounds and has settled down quickly at the Reebok Stadium.

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