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Ugo Ehiogu

Aston Villa FC, Middlesbrough FC

4 caps, 1 goal

P 4 W 2 D 0 L 2 F 7: A 4
*(actual F 3: A 2)
50% successful

1996-2002

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
144

Profile

Full name Ugochuku Ehiogu

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

Born 3 November 1972 in Homerton, London [There is no birth registration]. Born in Nigeria, like some media have us believe?
Married to Gemma L. Coleman [registered in Watford, Hertfordshire, June 2005].
Height/Weight 6'2", 14st. 10lbs [2000].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Began as a West Bromwich Albion FC trainee, signing professional forms on 13 July 1989, and made only two substitute league appearances before Aston Villa FC signed him for �40,000 on 12 July 1991. 237 league appearances later, and twelve goals. Ehiogu joined Middlesbrough FC for �8 million in November 2000. (126 league appearances, seven goals). Towards the end of his time at The Riverside, he joined Leeds United AFC on 23 November 2006 on loan for six league appearances, scoring once. In the January 2006 transfer window, Ehiogu had agreed to rejoin West Bromwich Albion FC, but this was cancelled after numerous Boro players became injured.  After returning to Middlesbrough from Leeds, his contract was cancelled and he signed for Glasgow Rangers FC on 25 January 2007. He went on to play nine SPL matches, scoring once against Glasgow Celtic FC, earning himself the Rangers Goal of the Season.  He was released from his contract the following January, whereupon he signed for Sheffield United FC on 18 January 2008, where he went onto play 29 league matches, scoring once, before being released from his contract again.  After a trial with MK Dons FC in August 2009, Ehiogu announced his retirement.
Club honours Football League Cup winner 1995-96, runners-up 1999-2000;
Individual honours PFA Premier League Team of the Year 1995-96;
Distinctions None

Source

Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2000].

England Career

Player number 1077th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Full-back
First match No. 721, 23 May 1996, PR China 0 England 3, a pre-tournament warm-up friendly at The Workers Stadium, Beijing, substitute (76), aged 23 years 202 days.
Last match No. 787, 27 March 2002, England 1 Italy 2, a friendly match at Elland Road, Leeds, substitute (76), aged 29 years 144 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours England U21 (15 appearances, 1 goal), England B (1 appearance).
Distinctions None

BeyondEngland

Following his retirement from playing, Ehiogu, as well as taking his UEFA Coaching Badges, invested in the music industry, creating the Dirty Hit label. - Various Media

 

Ugo Ehiogu - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
10 4 0 0 4 0 144 1 144 min 0 None None
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.

 

Ugo Ehiogu - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 3 1 0 2 4 4 =0 1 1 1.333 1.333 33.3 -1
Away 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 0 1 3.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All - Friendly 4 2 0 2 7 4 +3 1 2 1.75 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Ugo Ehiogu - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White 3 2 0 1 6 2 +4 1 2 2.00 0.667 66.7 +1
Red 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All 4 2 0 2 7 4 +3 1 2 1.75 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Ugo Ehiogu - Match History
 Club: Aston Villa F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: Terry Venables - 1 full capx

Age 23
- 719 24 April 1996 - England 0 Croatia 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HD unused sub 12
1 721 23 May 1996 - PR China 0 England 3, Workers' Stadium, Chaoyang District, Beijing Fr AW sub 76 ?
0-3 when substituting
Terry Venables named a squad of 27 on May 16, for a short tour of the Far East. On May 28, the final 22-man squad was announced, with five omissions, including Ugo Ehiogu.
 Club: Middlesbrough F.C. - 3 full caps

Coach: Sven-Göran Eriksson - 3 full capsx

Age 28
2 776 28 February 2001 - England 3 Spain 0, Villa Park, Trinity Road, Witton, Birmingham Fr HW sub ht 15
1-0 when substituting
3 781 15 August 2001 - England 0 Netherlands 2, White Hart Lane, Tottenham, London Fr HL sub 50 15
0-2 when substituting
- 784 6 October 2001 - England 2 Greece 2, Old Trafford, Manchester WCP HD squad member
Age 29
- 785 10 November 2001 - England 1 Sweden 1, Old Trafford, Manchester Fr HD unused sub 18
4 787 27 March 2002 - England 1 Italy 2, Elland Road, Leeds Fr HL sub ht 15
0-0 when substituting
- 788 17 April 2002 - England 4 Paraguay 0, Anfield Road, Liverpool Fr HD withdrawn squad member
- 797 12 October 2002 - Slovakia 1 England 2, Štadión Tehelné pole, Bratislava ECP AW unused sub 14
- 798 16 October 2002 - England 2 FYR Macedonia 2, The Friends Provident St Mary's Stadium, Southampton HD squad member

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