Steven Roy Caulker is an English footballer who plays as a defender for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and the England national football team. He was part of the Tottenham Hotspur Academy and spent a long loan spell in the 2009–10 season at Football League One side Yeovil Town. Though initially a central midfielder, he switched to central defence on the advice of his coach. Caulker joined the Tottenham Hotspur youth team and having broken into the Under-18s side as an Under-16 player during the 2007–08 season, Caulker progressed to make 31 appearances and scored one goal in 2008–09. In the summer of 2009 Caulker went on loan to League One side Yeovil Town and made his league debut at the start of the 2009–10 season against Tranmere Rovers. Caulker returned to Spurs one game early after starting 44 of Yeovil's 45 league games and five days after his Tottenham debut, Caulker was loaned out to Championship side Bristol City. Caulker won Bristol City's Young Player of the Year award for the 2010–11 season and was a nominee for Player of the Year. On 5 July 2012, Caulker signed a new four-year contract with Tottenham Hotspur until the summer of 2016. He has also represented the Great Britain Olympic football team at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Rumour: Liverpool lining up ex-Spurs defender Steven Caulker to help solve defensive woes
Liverpool are lining up a summer bid for Steven Caulker to ease their defensive troubles according to Mirror, with the centre-back set to exit Cardiff City following the Welsh club’s relegation from the Premier League. Brendan Rodgers was keen on bringing Caulker to Anfield last season, but found Tottenham Hotspur unwilling to sell to a [...]The post Liverpool line up ex-Spurs defender Caulker to help solve defensive woes appeared first on Squawka News.
Rumour: Liverpool and Southampton chase Cardiff City defender Steven Caulker
Liverpool and Southampton are lining up moves for Cardiff City centre-back Steven Caulker, according to the Daily Mail. Caulker and his Cardiff side were relegated on Saturday after losing 3-0 to Newcastle at St.James Park. The Welsh side have gone dow...
Rumour: Tottenham plan double swoop for Cardiff City duo David Marshall and Steven Caulker
Tottenham Hotspur are planning to raid Cardiff City in the summer transfer window and swoop for two of the Welsh side’s players, which will include one of their former defenders. Spurs are looking to bolster their defence, with Danny Rose, Michael Dawson and co. failing to impress this season. First on the list, according to [...]The post Tottenham plan double swoop for Cardiff duo David Marshall & Steven Caulker appeared first on Squawka News.
Roy Hodgson’s Wildcards: 5 shocking inclusions in England’s Squad
England boss Roy Hodgson named his squad for next week’s friendly with Denmark at Wembley this afternoon, handing a few slightly surprising call ups to a number of players that currently look to be on the fringe of his squad. The game is the last chance for Hodgson to experiment before he names his squad [...]The post Roy’s Wildcards: Five Shocking Inclusions In England’s Latest Squad. Featuring Man Utd Man. appeared first on Squawka News.