Jay Bothroyd (born 5 May 1982) is an English footballer who plays for Queens Park Rangers as a striker. He has also played for the England national team. He was a product of the Arsenal Academy and came to prominence during the 1999ƒ??2000 FA Youth Cup Final win against Coventry City. He left Arsenal to join Coventry City, later playing for Perugia, Blackburn Rovers, Charlton Athletic, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Stoke City and Cardiff City before joining his current club.