Charles N'Zogbia

Date of birth28 May 1986
Place of birthLe Havre
NationalityFrench
Weight70 kg
Height1.75 m
PositionMidfielder

A long-term target of Sir Bobby Robson, the Newcastle United boss had departed the St James' Park scene before Charles' protracted transfer was completed.

His early displays showed why his signature was so sought after.

Charles' contract was extended to June 2012 in September 2007.

He joined Wigan Athletic in February 2009 with a contract to June 2012.

Charles joined Aston Villa in July 2011 with a five-year contract.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2004-05 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1
2004-05 Newcastle United Premier League 8
6
2
2004-05 Newcastle United UEFA Cup 1
2
2005-06 Newcastle United Carling Cup 2
2005-06 Newcastle United FA Cup 2
1
2005-06 Newcastle United Premier League 27
5
5
3
2005-06 Newcastle United UEFA Intertoto Cup 3
1
1
2006-07 Newcastle United Carling Cup 1
1
1
2006-07 Newcastle United Premier League 10
12
2
2006-07 Newcastle United UEFA Cup 7
2
2006-07 Newcastle United UEFA Intertoto Cup 2
2007-08 Newcastle United Carling Cup 2
2007-08 Newcastle United FA Cup 3
2007-08 Newcastle United Premier League 27
5
3
5
2008-09 Newcastle United Carling Cup 2
2008-09 Newcastle United FA Cup 2
2008-09 Newcastle United Premier League 14
4
1
2
2008-09 Wigan Athletic Premier League 13
1
1
2009-10 Wigan Athletic FA Cup
3
2
2009-10 Wigan Athletic Premier League 35
1
5
7
2010-11 Wigan Athletic Carling Cup
4
1
2010-11 Wigan Athletic Premier League 32
2
9
2
1
2011-12 Aston Villa Carling Cup 1
1
2011-12 Aston Villa Premier League 24
6
2
4
2012-13 Aston Villa Capital One Cup 3
2
1
3
2012-13 Aston Villa FA Cup 2
2012-13 Aston Villa Premier League 11
10
2
1
2014-15 Aston Villa Premier League 3
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
11 Sep 2004 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 3-0 Premier League
19 Dec 2004 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 3-1 Premier League
29 Dec 2004 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
01 Jan 2005 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 2-1 Premier League
03 Jan 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
09 Jan 2005 Yeading v Newcastle United W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
23 Jan 2005 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
10 Mar 2005 Olympiakos v Newcastle United W 1-3 UEFA Cup Round of 16 1st leg
16 Mar 2005 Newcastle United v Olympiakos W 4-0 UEFA Cup Round of 16 2nd leg
10 Apr 2005 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
14 Apr 2005 Sporting Lisboa v Newcastle United L 4-1 UEFA Cup Quarter-final 2nd leg
17 Apr 2005 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 4-1 FA Cup Semi-final
20 Apr 2005 Norwich City v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
24 Apr 2005 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
27 Apr 2005 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough D 0-0 Premier League
30 Apr 2005 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace D 0-0 Premier League
04 May 2005 Fulham v Newcastle United W 1-3 Premier League
07 May 2005 Everton v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
15 May 2005 Newcastle United v Chelsea D 1-1 Premier League
17 Jul 2005 ZTS Dubnica v Newcastle United W 1-3 Intertoto Cup 3rd round 1st leg
23 Jul 2005 Newcastle United v ZTS Dubnica W 2-0 Intertoto Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
27 Jul 2005 Deportivo La Corua v Newcastle United L 2-1 Intertoto Cup Semi-final 1st leg
03 Aug 2005 Newcastle United v Deportivo La Corua L 1-2 Intertoto Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
14 Aug 2005 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
20 Aug 2005 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 0-0 Premier League
10 Sep 2005 Newcastle United v Fulham D 1-1 Premier League
18 Sep 2005 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United W 0-3 Premier League
24 Sep 2005 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 1-0 Premier League
01 Oct 2005 Portsmouth v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
15 Oct 2005 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
23 Oct 2005 Newcastle United v Sunderland W 3-2 Premier League
26 Oct 2005 Grimsby Town v Newcastle United W 0-1 Carling Cup 3rd round
30 Oct 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United W 0-3 Premier League
05 Nov 2005 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 1-0 Premier League
19 Nov 2005 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
27 Nov 2005 Everton v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
30 Nov 2005 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United L 1-0 Carling Cup 4th round
26 Dec 2005 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
31 Dec 2005 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
02 Jan 2006 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough D 2-2 Premier League
07 Jan 2006 Newcastle United v Mansfield Town W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 2006 Fulham v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
28 Jan 2006 Cheltenham Town v Newcastle United W 0-2 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 2006 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
04 Feb 2006 Newcastle United v Portsmouth W 2-0 Premier League
11 Feb 2006 Aston Villa v Newcastle United W 1-2 Premier League
18 Feb 2006 Newcastle United v Southampton W 1-0 FA Cup 5th round
22 Feb 2006 Newcastle United v Charlton Athletic D 0-0 Premier League
25 Feb 2006 Newcastle United v Everton W 2-0 Premier League
04 Mar 2006 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers W 3-1 Premier League
12 Mar 2006 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
19 Mar 2006 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 1-3 Premier League
26 Mar 2006 Charlton Athletic v Newcastle United L 3-1 Premier League
01 Apr 2006 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-1 Premier League
09 Apr 2006 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United W 1-2 Premier League
15 Apr 2006 Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic W 3-1 Premier League
17 Apr 2006 Sunderland v Newcastle United W 1-4 Premier League
22 Apr 2006 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion W 3-0 Premier League
29 Apr 2006 Birmingham City v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
07 May 2006 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 1-0 Premier League
15 Jul 2006 Newcastle United v Lillestrom D 1-1 Intertoto Cup 3rd round 1st leg
22 Jul 2006 Lillestrom v Newcastle United W 0-3 Intertoto Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
10 Aug 2006 FK Ventspils v Newcastle United W 0-1 UEFA Cup 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
19 Aug 2006 Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic W 2-1 Premier League
24 Aug 2006 Newcastle United v FK Ventspils D 0-0 UEFA Cup 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
27 Aug 2006 Aston Villa v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
09 Sep 2006 Newcastle United v Fulham L 1-2 Premier League
14 Sep 2006 Levadia Tallinn v Newcastle United W 0-1 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
20 Sep 2006 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
24 Sep 2006 Newcastle United v Everton D 1-1 Premier League
28 Sep 2006 Newcastle United v Levadia Tallinn W 2-1 UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
01 Oct 2006 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
15 Oct 2006 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers L 1-2 Premier League
19 Oct 2006 Newcastle United v Fenerbahe W 1-0 UEFA Cup Group H
22 Oct 2006 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
25 Oct 2006 Newcastle United v Portsmouth W 3-0 Carling Cup 3rd round
28 Oct 2006 Newcastle United v Charlton Athletic D 0-0 Premier League
02 Nov 2006 Palermo v Newcastle United W 0-1 UEFA Cup Group H
04 Nov 2006 Newcastle United v Sheffield United L 0-1 Premier League
07 Nov 2006 Watford v Newcastle United D 2-2 Carling Cup 4th round
11 Nov 2006 Manchester City v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
18 Nov 2006 Arsenal v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
23 Nov 2006 Newcastle United v Celta Vigo W 2-1 UEFA Cup Group H
26 Nov 2006 Newcastle United v Portsmouth W 1-0 Premier League
30 Nov 2006 Eintracht Frankfurt v Newcastle United D 0-0 UEFA Cup Group H
06 Dec 2006 Newcastle United v Reading W 3-2 Premier League
09 Dec 2006 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United W 1-3 Premier League
13 Dec 2006 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
25 Feb 2007 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
03 Mar 2007 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough D 0-0 Premier League
15 Mar 2007 AZ Alkmaar v Newcastle United L 2-0 UEFA Cup Round of 16 2nd leg
18 Mar 2007 Charlton Athletic v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
09 Apr 2007 Newcastle United v Arsenal D 0-0 Premier League
14 Apr 2007 Portsmouth v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
30 Apr 2007 Reading v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
11 Aug 2007 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United W 1-3 Premier League
18 Aug 2007 Newcastle United v Aston Villa D 0-0 Premier League
26 Aug 2007 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 2-2 Premier League
29 Aug 2007 Newcastle United v Barnsley W 2-0 Carling Cup 2nd round
01 Sep 2007 Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic W 1-0 Premier League
17 Sep 2007 Derby County v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
23 Sep 2007 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 3-1 Premier League
25 Sep 2007 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 2-0 Carling Cup 3rd round
29 Sep 2007 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 3-1 Premier League
07 Oct 2007 Newcastle United v Everton W 3-2 Premier League
22 Oct 2007 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-1 Premier League
27 Oct 2007 Reading v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
03 Nov 2007 Newcastle United v Portsmouth L 1-4 Premier League
10 Nov 2007 Sunderland v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
24 Nov 2007 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 0-3 Premier League
01 Dec 2007 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 3-1 Premier League
05 Dec 2007 Newcastle United v Arsenal D 1-1 Premier League
08 Dec 2007 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 2-1 Premier League
15 Dec 2007 Fulham v Newcastle United W 0-1 Premier League
23 Dec 2007 Newcastle United v Derby County D 2-2 Premier League
26 Dec 2007 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
29 Dec 2007 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
02 Jan 2008 Newcastle United v Manchester City L 0-2 Premier League
06 Jan 2008 Stoke City v Newcastle United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2008 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 6-0 Premier League
16 Jan 2008 Newcastle United v Stoke City W 4-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
19 Jan 2008 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers D 0-0 Premier League
26 Jan 2008 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 3-0 FA Cup 4th round
29 Jan 2008 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
03 Feb 2008 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 Premier League
23 Feb 2008 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 1-5 Premier League
01 Mar 2008 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers L 0-1 Premier League
08 Mar 2008 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
17 Mar 2008 Birmingham City v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
22 Mar 2008 Newcastle United v Fulham W 2-0 Premier League
05 May 2008 Newcastle United v Chelsea L 0-2 Premier League
11 May 2008 Everton v Newcastle United L 3-1 Premier League
17 Aug 2008 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
23 Aug 2008 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers W 1-0 Premier League
26 Aug 2008 Coventry City v Newcastle United W 2-3 Carling Cup 2nd round
30 Aug 2008 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
13 Sep 2008 Newcastle United v Hull City L 1-2 Premier League
20 Sep 2008 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 3-1 Premier League
24 Sep 2008 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-2 Carling Cup 3rd round
27 Sep 2008 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers L 1-2 Premier League
05 Oct 2008 Everton v Newcastle United D 2-2 Premier League
20 Oct 2008 Newcastle United v Manchester City D 2-2 Premier League
15 Nov 2008 Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic D 2-2 Premier League
22 Nov 2008 Chelsea v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
29 Nov 2008 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
06 Dec 2008 Newcastle United v Stoke City D 2-2 Premier League
14 Dec 2008 Portsmouth v Newcastle United W 0-3 Premier League
21 Dec 2008 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2008 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
28 Dec 2008 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 1-5 Premier League
03 Jan 2009 Hull City v Newcastle United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 2009 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
14 Jan 2009 Newcastle United v Hull City L 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
17 Jan 2009 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Le Havre 01 Jul 2002 04 Aug 2004
Newcastle United 04 Aug 2004 02 Feb 2009
Wigan Athletic 02 Feb 2009 29 Jul 2011
Aston Villa 29 Jul 2011

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2010-11 France International 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
11 Aug 2010 Norway v France L 2-1 International
09 Jun 2011 Poland v France W 0-1 International


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.