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Wes Brown

Manchester United FC

23 appearances, 1 goal

P 23 W 11 D 7 L 5 F 42: A 23
*(actual F 37: A 17)
63% successful

1999-2010

disciplined: 1
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
1574

Profile

Full name Wesley Michael Brown

(*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)

Born 13 October 1979 in Longsight, Manchester, Greater Manchester [registered in Manchester, December 1979].
Attended Burnage High School
Married to Leanne Wassell [in 2009]
Height/Weight 6' 1", 12st. 2lb. [2000]

Source

Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2000-09] & FindMyPast.com

Club Career

Club(s) Signed professionally with Manchester United FC from being a trainee on 13 November 1996. He played 232 Premiership appearances, scoring three goals, before he left Old Trafford following his release from contract and he joined Sunderland AFC on 7 July 2011. Injuries have curtailed his Wearside career and has only made 42 Premiership appearances, and one goal, up until 2013-14.
Club honours FA Premiership Champions 1998-99, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2007-08; FA Cup winners 1998-99, 2003-04, runners-up 2004-05. UEFA European Champions League winners 1998-99, 2007-08, runners-up 2008-09; Football League Cup winners 2005-06, 2009-10, runners-up 2013-14; UEFA Super Cup runners-up 2008. FA Community Shield winners 2003, 2007, 2008;
Individual honours PFA Premier League Team of the Year 2000-01;
Distinctions None

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number One of two who became 1090th players (1090) to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-back, central defender;
First match No. 757, 28 April 1999, Hungary 1 England 1, a friendly match at Népstadion, Budapest, substituted (73), aged 19 years 320 days;
Last match No. 882, 3 March 2010, England 3 Egypt 1, a friendly match at The National Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 30 years 352 days;
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 2002.
Team honours None
Individual honours England U21 (eight appearances). England U18, England schoolboy.
Distinctions None

 

Wes Brown - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
57 23 7 16 7 4 1574 1 1574 min 0 none 1
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Wes Brown - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 11 5 3 3 22 13 +9 2 3 2.00 1.181 59.1 +2
Away 10 6 3 1 18 7 +11 2 3 1.80 0.70 75.0 +5
Neutral 2 0 1 1 2 3 -1 1 0 1.00 1.50 25.0 -1
All 23 11 7 5 42 23 +19 5 6 1.826 1.00 63.0 +6

 

Wes Brown - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White 16 8 5 3 31 15 +16 3 4 1.938 0.938 65.6 +5
Red 7 3 2 2 11 8 +3 2 2 1.571 1.143 57.1 +1
All 23 11 7 5 42 23 +19 5 6 1.826 1.00 63.0 +6

 

Wes Brown - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

5 4 1 0 15 4 +11 1 1 3.00 0.80 90.0 +4
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 00.0 =0
World Cup 5 4 1 0 15 4 +11 1 1 3.00 0.80 90.0 +4

ECP

2 2 0 0 8 0 +8 0 2 4.00 0.00 100.0 +2
ECF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 00.0 =0
European Championship 2 2 0 0 8 0 +8 0 2 4.00 0.00 100.0 +2
Friendly 16 5 6 5 19 19 =0 4 3 1.188 1.188 50.0 =0
All 23 11 7 5 42 23 +19 5 6 1.826 1.00 63.0 +6

 

Wes Brown - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 2000-02 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 1 1 1.50 0.50 75.0 +1
WCP 2008-10 3 3 0 0 12 3 +9 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +3
WCP All 5 4 1 0 15 4 +11 1 1 3.00 0.80 90.0 +4
World Cup Final Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCF  2002 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 00.0 =0
WCF All 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 00.0 =0
World Cup
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 2000-02 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 1 1 1.50 0.50 75.0 +1
WC 2008-10 3 3 0 0 12 3 +9 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +3
WC All 5 4 1 0 15 4 +11 1 1 3.00 0.80 90.0 +4
European Championship Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECP 2006-08 2 2 0 0 8 0 +8 0 2 4.00 0.00 100.0 +2
ECP All 2 2 0 0 8 0 +8 0 2 4.00 0.00 100.0 +2
European Championship
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
EC 2006-08 2 2 0 0 8 0 +8 0 2 4.00 0.00 100.0 +2
EC All 2 2 0 0 8 0 +8 0 2 4.00 0.00 100.0 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 5 4 1 0 15 4 +11 1 1 3.00 0.80 90.0 +4
EC 2 2 0 0 8 0 +8 0 2 4.00 0.00 100.0 +2
All 7 6 1 0 23 4 +19 1 3 3.286 0.571 92.3 +6

 

Wes Brown - Match History
 Club: Manchester United F.C. - 23 full caps

Coach: Kevin Keegan - 1 full capx

Age 19
1 757 28 April 1999 - Hungary 1 England 1, Népstadion, Budapest Fr AD Start off 73 2
0-1 when substituted
Age 20
- 773 7 October 2000 - England 0 Germany 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley WCP HL squad member
 

Coach: Howard Wilkinson - 1 full capx

2 774 11 October 2000 - Finland 0 England 0, Olympiastadion, Helsinki WCP AD sub 69 17

0-0 when substituting

Age 21
 

Coach: Peter Taylor - 0 full capsx

- 775 15 November 2000 - Italy 1 England 0, Stadio delle Alpi, Torino Fr AL injured squad member
 

Coach: Sven-Göran Eriksson - 7 full capsx

- 776 28 February 2001 - England 3 Spain 0, Villa Park, Birmingham Fr HW unused sub 14
- 777 24 March 2001 - England 2 Finland 1, Anfield Road, Liverpool WCP HW unused sub 14
3 778 28 March 2001 - Albania 1 England 3, Stadiumi Kombetar Qemal Stafa, Tiranë AW sub 29 14

0-0 when substituting

- 779 25 May 2001 - England 4 Mexico 0, Pride Park Stadium, Derby Fr HW injured squad member
- 780 6 June 2001 - Greece 0 England 2, Olympiako Stadio Athínas Spyros Louis, Athína WCP AW
4 781 15 August 2001 - England 0 Netherlands 2, White Hart Lane, Tottenham Fr HL Start off ht 5
0-2 when substituted
- 782 1 September 2001 - Germany 1 England 5, Olympiastadion, München WCP AW squad member
- 783 5 September 2001 - England 2 Albania 0, St.James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne HW
Age 22
5 789 21 May 2002 - Korean Republic 1 England 1, Jeju World Cup Stadium, Seogwipo-si Fr AD sub 68 12
1-1 when substituting
6 790 26 May 2002 - England 2 Cameroon 2, Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium, Kobe City Fr ND Start
- 791 2 June 2002 - England 1 Sweden 1, Saitama Sutajiamu Niimarumarunii, Saitama-shi WCF ND unused sub
- 792 7 June 2002 - Argentina 0 England 1, Sapporo Dōmu, Toyohira-ku, Sapporo-shi NW
- 793 12 June 2002 - Nigeria 0 England 0, Ōsaka-shi Nagai Rikujō Kyōgijō, Ōsaka-shi ND
- 794 15 June 2002 - Denmark 0 England 3, Niigata Sutajiamu, Niigata-shi NW
- 795 21 June 2002 - England 1 Brazil 2, Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa, Fukuroi city NL
Age 23
7 799 12 February 2003 - England 1 Australia 3, Boleyn Ground, Upton Park Fr HL sub ht 15
0-2 when substituting
Age 25
8 824 9 February 2005 - England 0 Netherlands 0, Villa Park, Birmingham Fr HD Start 5
- 825 26 March 2005 - England 4 Northern Ireland 0, Old Trafford, Manchester WCP HW squad member
- 826 30 March 2005 - England 2 Azerbaijan 0, St. James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne HW
9 827 28 May 2005 - USA 1 England 2, Soldier Field, Chicago Fr AW Start 5
- 828 31 May 2005 - Colombia 2 England 3, Giants Stadium, East Rutherford Fr NW injured squad member
Age 26
- 835 1 March 2006 - England 2 Uruguay 1, Old Trafford, Manchester Fr HW unused sub 16
 

Coach: Steve McClaren - 5 full capsx

- 843 16 August 2006 - England 4 Greece 0, Old Trafford, Manchester Fr HW unused sub 17
10 844 2 September 2006 - England 5 Andorra 0, Old Trafford, Manchester ECP HD Start 5
- 845 6 September 2006 - FYR Macedonia 0 England 1, Gradski Stadion, Skopje HD unused sub 14
- 846 7 October 2006 - England 0 FYR Macedonia 0, Old Trafford, Manchester HD squad member
- 847 11 October 2006 - Croatia 2 England 0, Stadion Maksimir, Zagreb AL
Age 27
- 848 15 November 2006 - Netherlands 1 England 1, Amsterdam ArenA, Amsterdam Fr AD unused sub 14
11 852 1 June 2007 - England 1 Brazil 1, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HD sub 73 12
1-0 when substituting
12 853 6 June 2007 - Estonia 0 England 3, A. Le Coq Arena, Tallinn ECP AW Start 2
13 854 22 August 2007 - England 1 Germany 2, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HL sub ht 12
1-2 when substituting
- 855 8 September 2007 - England 3 Israel 0, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HW unused sub 12
- 856 12 September 2007 - England 3 Russia 0, The National Stadium, Wembley HW 12
Age 28
- 857 13 October 2007 - England 3 Estonia 0, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HW injured squad member
- 858 17 October 2007 - Russia 2 England 1, Olimpiyskiy Kompleks Luzhniki Stadion, Moskva AL
14 859 16 November 2007 - Austria 0 England 1, Ernst-Happel Stadion, Wien Fr AW sub ht 15
0-1 when substituting
- 860 21 November 2007 - England 2 Croatia 3, The National Stadium, Wembley ECP HL unused sub 14
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Coach: Fabio Capello - 8 full capsx

15 861 6 February 2008 - England 2 Switzerland 1, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 2
16 862 26 March 2008 - France 1 England 0, Stade de France, Saint-Denis Fr AL Start off 63 2
1-0 when substituted
17 863 28 May 2008 - England 2 USA 0, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start off 57 2
1-0 when substituted
- 864 1 June 2008 - Trinidad & Tobago 0 England 3, Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain Fr AW rested squad member
18 865 20 August 2008 - England 2 Czech Republic 2, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HD Start 45 2
- 866 6 September 2008 - Andorra 0 England 2, Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys, Barcelona WCP AW unused sub 14
19 867 10 September 2008 - Croatia 1 England 4, Stadion Maksimir, Zagreb AW Start 2
20 868 11 October 2008 - England 5 Kazakhstan 1, The National Stadium, Wembley WCP HW Start 2
Age 29
21 869 15 October 2008 - Belarus 1 England 3, Dinamo Stadion, Minsk WCP AW Start 2
- 877 5 September 2009 - England 2 Slovenia 1, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW unused sub 14
- 878 9 September 2009 - England 5 Croatia 1, The National Stadium, Wembley WCP HW unused sub 13
- 879 10 October 2009 - Ukraine 1 England 0, Stadion Dnepr-Arena, Dnepropetrovsk WCP AL squad member
Age 30
- 880 14 October 2009 - England 3 Belarus 0, The National Stadium, Wembley WCP HW squad member
22 881 14 November 2009 - Brazil 1 England 0, Khalifa International Stadium, ad-Dawḥa Fr NL Start 2
23 882 3 March 2010 - England 3 Egypt 1, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 2
- 889 11 August 2010 - England 2 Hungary 1, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW withdrawn squad member
Retired from international football on 8 August 2010

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