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Ryan Shawcross Biography

Ryan James Shawcross is an English footballer who plays as a defender for Stoke City and the England national team. Shawcross began his football career with Manchester United, making his debut for the club against Crewe Alexandra in the Football League Cup. While with United, he spent time on loan at Belgian feeder club Royal Antwerp. He also played for Stoke City on loan in August 2007, making a huge impact by scoring on his debut against Cardiff City. He scored his first two goals for Stoke during his first two games, one on his debut during a 1–0 win on the opening day of the season. Following this, he was bought by the club from Manchester United for £1 million in January 2008. He scored from a header in Stoke's first match of the 2009–10 season, helping them to a 2–0 win over Burnley. On 12 December 2009, he scored his second goal in the 2009–10 season for Stoke against Wigan Athletic in a 2–2 draw. During the 2010-2011 season, Shawcross was been given the Stoke City captaincy. In January 2008, Shawcross won his first call up to the England under-21 squad for a 2009 UEFA under-21 Championship Qualifying match against the Republic of Ireland. Shawcross was called up to the England team by Roy Hodgson on 4 October 2012 for the 2014 world cup qualifiers against Poland and San Marino. He made his England debut against Sweden on 14 November 2012 at the Friends Arena.  
Basic Player Info
Full Name Ryan Shawcross
Nationality England
Position Defender
Last Club Manchester United
Shirt Number
Career
Clubs
Manchester United Jul 2006 - Sep 2006
Manchester United Jul 2007 - Jul 2007
Stoke City Aug 2007 - Present
Royal Antwerp Sep 2006 - Jul 2007
National
England Apr 2010 - Feb 2013
Stats
Clubs
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Manchester United
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
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Stoke City
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Royal Antwerp
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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
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Ryan Shawcross Latest News & Articles

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EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 4-2 Stoke City - 5 Talking Points
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EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 4-2 Stoke City: Player Ratings
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Ryan Shawcross talks about how Ibrahimovic ended his England career and that Ramsey horror tackle
Ryan Shawcross talks about how Ibrahimovic ended his England career and that Ramsey horror tackle
Shawcross has never played for England again following the 4-2 loss to Sweden
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