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Jack Rodwell Biography

Jack Christian Rodwell is an English footballer who plays for Manchester City and the England national team. Although he is primarily deployed as a defensive midfielder, he is also known to have the potential to be a top center back. Rodwell has represented his country at all levels from Under-16 to the senior team. He joined the Everton's youth system at the age of seven, making his Under-18s debut at 14 and his debut for Everton's reserve team at the age of 15. Rodwell then broke a record on his senior debut becoming the youngest player to represent Everton in Europe. He signed his first professional contract with Everton on 17 March 2010, after spending six years in the reserve team. Rodwell scored his first senior goal for Everton in the FA Cup against Aston Villa in February 2009. He scored his first Premier League goal in Everton's 3–1 win against Manchester United. In August 2012, Rodwell signed a five-year contract with Manchester City for an undisclosed fee, believed to be around £12 million. He made his debut on 19 August 2012, in a 3-2 win at home to Southampton. In December 2006, Rodwell captained the England Under-16 side to Victory Shield glory, following a 2–1 victory over Scotland. On 25 March 2008, Rodwell scored England U17's only goal as they drew 1–1 with France in a 2008 UEFA European U17 Football Championship qualifier.  
Basic Player Info
Full Name Jack Rodwell
Nationality England
Position Midfielder
Last Club Everton
Shirt Number 26
Career
Clubs
Everton Aug 2007 - Aug 2012
Manchester City Aug 2012 - Aug 2014
Sunderland AFC Aug 2014 - Present
Sunderland Under 23 Aug 2017 - Present
Sunderland Under 21 Aug 2017 - Present
National
England Jan 2011 - Aug 2013
England Under 21 Jun 2009 - May 2013
Stats
Clubs
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Everton
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2011/2012 Premier League 14 2 1 2 1 926
League Cup 3 0 0 0 0 263
2010/2011 Premier League 24 0 1 5 0 1414
FA Cup 3 0 0 1 0 192
League Cup 1 1 0 0 0 90
2009/2010 Premier League 26 2 2 4 0 1618
UEFA Europa League 8 2 0 1 0 486
League Cup 2 0 0 0 0 180
2008/2009 Premier League 19 0 0 0 0 858
FA Cup 5 1 0 1 0 259
2007/2008 Premier League 2 0 0 0 0 3
Total 107 8 4 14 1 6289
Manchester City
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Sunderland AFC
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Sunderland Under 23
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Sunderland Under 21
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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
Total
England Under 21
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Jack Rodwell Latest News & Articles

5 myths about Manchester City which need to be busted
5 myths about Manchester City which need to be busted
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5 players who switched clubs and fell off the radar
5 players who switched clubs and fell off the radar
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10 footballers whose greed ruined their career
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EPL 2016/17: SK Turning Point, 7 moments/performances from Gameweek 23
EPL 2016/17: SK Turning Point, 7 moments/performances from Gameweek 23
Seven pivotal and/or game-changing instances and performances from the midweek fixtures.
EPL 2016/17 - Sunderland 2-2 Liverpool - Player Ratings
EPL 2016/17 - Sunderland 2-2 Liverpool - Player Ratings
Sunderland held the high-flying Reds to an impressive draw.
10 footballers who didn't deserve to win the Premier League
10 footballers who didn't deserve to win the Premier League
Players who hold a winners' medal despite not playing particularly well
5 Premier League players who really need to turn their form around
5 Premier League players who really need to turn their form around
Be it off-field antics, dip in form or failure to adapt to the EPL, these five players really need to pull up their socks
Jack Rodwell received 50 injections in just 5 days to end his injury hell
Jack Rodwell received 50 injections in just 5 days to end his injury hell
Rodwell is hoping to feature in Sunderland's next Premier League game against Chelsea
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Top 5 controversial moments in the Merseyside Derby
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Video: Sunderland manager Poyet goes one-on-one against Hull boss Steve Bruce in a touchline row
Video: Sunderland manager Poyet goes one-on-one against Hull boss Steve Bruce in a touchline row
Hull City manager Steve Bruce had to be held back by the assistant referee as both him and Sunderland manager Gus Poyet were involved in a touchline row.
10 footballers who have one last chance to prove themselves this season
10 footballers who have one last chance to prove themselves this season
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Highlights: Frank Lampard hero again for Manchester City in 3-2 victory over Sunderland
Manchester City 3-2 Sunderland - Match report and highlights
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10 Manchester City signings who failed to impress
Manchester City, with all the resources of Sheikh Mansour and the Etihad Corporation, have invested heavily on a number of players over the last six a ...
5 players with a point to prove in the 2014-15 Premier League season
5 players with a point to prove in the 2014-15 Premier League season
The 2014/15 Premier League season is crucial for a host of players. Some will be trying to resurrect their waning reputation, whereas others will look ...
Highlights: Manchester United struggle to a 1-1 draw against Sunderland
Highlights: Manchester United struggle to a 1-1 draw against Sunderland
Highlights of Manchester United's 1-1 draw against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light with Mata and Rodwell scoring
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