Cameron Borthwick-Jackson,

Biography

The defender is comfortable playing as a left-footed centre-back and at left-back.

The Flixton-born Red made his United Under-21s debut aged just 16, as a second-half substitute against Bolton Wanderers, and adapted well to first-team football when called upon during Louis van Gaal’s reign. A shock senior debut came as a substitute at home to West Bromwich Albion on 7 November 2015, and the unflappable defender impressed with a nerveless display of real composure. By the end of the 2015/16 campaign United’s no.43 had 14 first-team outings to his name, including appearances against Chelsea and Liverpool, and the season culminated with him being awarded the Denzil Haroun Reserve Player of the Year trophy. His crossing ability had earned many plaudits. In May 2016, the defender signed a new contract tying him to Old Trafford until 2020, with an option to extend it a further year. He was then sent to Championship outfit Wolverhampton Wanderers on loan to gain some experience, putting in some good showings in his seven games. Following last season’s spell at Wolves, Borthwick-Jackson spent the first half of 2017/18 on loan at another Championship club, Leeds United, before returning to Old Trafford in January 2018 where he spent the rest of the season playing for the Reds' Under-23s. During the summer of 2018, he moved to Scunthorpe United on loan for the season and the highlight was clearly his first goals in senior football, which came in the same game as he bagged a brace in a win over Charlton Athletic. Although The Iron were relegated on the final day, he settled well and held down the left-back slot. Borthwick-Jackson made another temporary move away from the club on 2 September 2019, joining League One team Tranmere Rovers for the remainder of 2019/20.

Read Less About Cameron Borthwick-Jackson
  • Position

    Defender

  • Country

    England

  • Date of birth

  • Joined

This club has always been about hard work and dedication and that has stood me in good stead.

Latest

Dean Henderson distributes the ball

Loan watch: Henderson's Blades go fifth Article

Find out how the Reds' contingent of loan players got on for their various clubs over the weekend.

Alex Fojticek

Loan Watch: Fojticek features in Celtic win Article

Find out how four on-loan United players fared for their clubs over the weekend.

Dean Henderson in action for Sheffield United.

Loan watch: Clean sheets for goalkeepers Article

Dean Henderson and Kieran O'Hara feature in our round-up of loan players who were in action over the weekend.

Chris Smalling in action for Roma against Lecce

Loan watch: Clean sheet for Smalling Article

Chris Smalling's success with Roma leads our round-up of Reds in action for their loan clubs.

Loan Watch: Henderson and O’Hara impress Article

The Reds' keepers caught the eye over the weekend during their loan appearances.

Cameron Borthwick-Jackson.

Borthwick-Jackson joins Tranmere on loan Article

The Academy graduate will play for the League One club during 2019/20.

Regan Poole at Newport County.

How United players fared on loan in 2018/19 Article

Some of our youngsters have gained some valuable experience this season while playing for other clubs.

Dean Henderson roars towards the Sheffield United crowd.

Reds on loan: Their season so far Article

The nine United men currently plying their trade away from Old Trafford are continuing to gain valuable experience.

Cameron Borthwick-Jackson

Borthwick-Jackson starts a new loan spell Article

Reds defender Cameron Borthwick-Jackson will spend the 2018/19 season on loan in League One.

View More