Date of birth
Northampton Town signed goalkeeper Richard O'Donnell from Rotherham United in January 2018 on a two and a half year contract.
The 6ft 2in keeper began his career with Sheffield Wednesday in 2006 where he enjoyed a number of loan spells as he gained experience. He joined Chesterfield in 2012 and then moved to Walsall in 2013, where he won the club's player of the season award during their 2014/15 League 1 campaign. His form attracted the interest of Wigan Athletic, and he joined the Latics for the 2015/16 season, and after 12 appearances he joined Championship side Bristol City in the January 2016 transfer window, initially on loan before completing a permanent move for an undisclosed fee shortly afterwards. He made 32 appearances for Bristol City before joining Rotherham United for an undisclosed fee in January 2017, making 27 appearances for the Millers.