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Fabian Delph Biography

Fabian Delph is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Aston Villa and has represented his country at under-21 level. Delph started his career in football as a youngster at Bradford City. Delph left City in September 2001 to join Leeds United after he was recommended to their academy coach Greg Abbott. In March 2008, Delph started his international career, making his debut as a substitute for the England Under-19s. After a string of impressive performances and statistics in spring 2007, Delph was made captain of the Leeds Reserves. His performances during the 2008–09 season earned Delph a nomination for the League One player of the year, which was won by Leicester City's Matty Fryatt, and helped him to win the young player of the year in the end of season Football League Awards. On 3 August 2009, Villa agreed an undisclosed fee with Leeds United for the transfer of Delph to Villa Park. Delph's full Premier League debut came at home against Wigan Athletic on 15 August 2009, the first day of the 2009–10 Premier League season. On 20 January 2012, Delph re-signed for Leeds United on loan, initially until 25 February 2012.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Fabian Delph
Nationality England
Position Midfielder
Last Club Leeds United
Shirt Number
Career
Clubs
Leeds United Jun 2006 - Aug 2009
Leeds United Jan 2012 - Feb 2012
Aston Villa Aug 2009 - Jan 2012
Aston Villa Feb 2012 - Jul 2015
Manchester City Jul 2015 - Present
National
England Under 21 Apr 2009 - Feb 2013
England Jan 2014 - Nov 2017
Stats
Clubs
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Leeds United
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2008/2009 League One 44 6 0 12 0 3746
FA Cup 2 0 0 0 0 180
2007/2008 League One 1 0 0
2006/2007 League One 1 0 0
Total 48 6 0 12 0 3926
Leeds United
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Aston Villa
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Aston Villa
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Manchester City
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National
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England
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2016 France EC Qualification 6 0 1 1 0 361
Total 6 0 1 1 0 361
England Under 21
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Fabian Delph Latest News & Articles

The curious case of Fabian Delph
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In defence of Fabian Delph and Raheem Sterling's transfers to Manchester City
In defence of Fabian Delph and Raheem Sterling's transfers to Manchester City
Why the fans should not be taking out their frustration on the two players whose transfers make perfect sense
How Aston Villa skipper Fabian Delph committed an act of betrayal by joining Manchester City
How Aston Villa skipper Fabian Delph committed an act of betrayal by joining Manchester City
Delph had promised to stay loyal to Aston Villa before making a dramatic move to Man City
Fabian Delph completes dramatic move from Aston Villa to Manchester City
Fabian Delph completes dramatic move from Aston Villa to Manchester City
Delph follows Sterling to the Etihad
Highlights: Aston Villa 2-1 Liverpool; The Reds crash out of the FA Cup
Highlights: Aston Villa 2-1 Liverpool; The Reds crash out of the FA Cup
Match report and highlights from Aston Villa's 2-1 win over Liverpool in the FA Cup
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