Grant Leadbitter

Date of birth07 January 1986
Place of birthChester le Street
NationalityEnglish
Weight65 kg
Height1.75 m
PositionMidfielder

Grant's contract at Sunderland was extended to June 2007 in July 2006, then to June 2009 in January 2007 and to June 2011 in June 2008.

He joined Ipswich Town in September 2009 with a three-year contract.

Grant joined Middlesbrough in July 2012 with a three-year contract.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2003-04 Sunderland Carling Cup
1
2004-05 Sunderland Carling Cup 1
2005-06 Rotherham United FA Cup 1
2005-06 Rotherham United LDV Vans Trophy 1
2005-06 Rotherham United League One 3
2
1
1
2005-06 Sunderland Premier League 8
4
2
2006-07 Sunderland Carling Cup 1
2006-07 Sunderland FA Cup 1
2006-07 Sunderland League Championship 24
20
7
3
2007-08 Sunderland Carling Cup 1
2007-08 Sunderland FA Cup
1
2007-08 Sunderland Premier League 17
14
2
5
2008-09 Sunderland Carling Cup 1
2
1
2008-09 Sunderland FA Cup 2
1
2008-09 Sunderland Premier League 12
11
2
2
2009-10 Ipswich Town FA Cup 2
1
2009-10 Ipswich Town League Championship 36
2
3
10
2009-10 Sunderland Carling Cup 1
2009-10 Sunderland Premier League
1
2010-11 Ipswich Town Carling Cup 5
1
1
1
2010-11 Ipswich Town League Championship 44
5
10
1
2011-12 Ipswich Town Carling Cup
1
2011-12 Ipswich Town FA Cup 1
2011-12 Ipswich Town League Championship 32
2
5
6
1
2012-13 Middlesbrough Capital One Cup 3
1
1
2012-13 Middlesbrough FA Cup 1
1
1
2012-13 Middlesbrough League Championship 42
3
9
2013-14 Middlesbrough Capital One Cup 1
2013-14 Middlesbrough FA Cup 1
1
2013-14 Middlesbrough League Championship 37
2
6
10
2014-15 Middlesbrough Capital One Cup 2
1
2014-15 Middlesbrough League Championship 11
1
6
4


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
23 Sep 2003 Sunderland v Huddersfield Town L 2-4 Carling Cup 2nd round
21 Sep 2004 Crewe Alexandra v Sunderland D 3-3 Carling Cup 2nd round
10 Dec 2005 Charlton Athletic v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
12 Feb 2006 Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 Premier League
15 Feb 2006 Blackburn Rovers v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
25 Feb 2006 Birmingham City v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
05 Mar 2006 Manchester City v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
11 Mar 2006 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic L 0-1 Premier League
18 Mar 2006 Bolton Wanderers v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
25 Mar 2006 Sunderland v Blackburn Rovers L 0-1 Premier League
01 Apr 2006 Everton v Sunderland D 2-2 Premier League
14 Apr 2006 Manchester United v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
01 May 2006 Sunderland v Arsenal L 0-3 Premier League
07 May 2006 Aston Villa v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
06 Aug 2006 Coventry City v Sunderland L 2-1 League Championship
09 Aug 2006 Sunderland v Birmingham City L 0-1 League Championship
12 Aug 2006 Sunderland v Plymouth Argyle L 2-3 League Championship
19 Aug 2006 Southend United v Sunderland L 3-1 League Championship
22 Aug 2006 Bury v Sunderland L 2-0 Carling Cup 1st round
28 Aug 2006 Sunderland v West Bromwich Albion W 2-0 League Championship
13 Sep 2006 Leeds United v Sunderland W 0-3 League Championship
16 Sep 2006 Sunderland v Leicester City D 1-1 League Championship
23 Sep 2006 Ipswich Town v Sunderland L 3-1 League Championship
30 Sep 2006 Sunderland v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Championship
14 Oct 2006 Preston North End v Sunderland L 4-1 League Championship
17 Oct 2006 Stoke City v Sunderland L 2-1 League Championship
21 Oct 2006 Sunderland v Barnsley W 2-0 League Championship
28 Oct 2006 Hull City v Sunderland W 0-1 League Championship
31 Oct 2006 Sunderland v Cardiff City L 1-2 League Championship
04 Nov 2006 Norwich City v Sunderland L 1-0 League Championship
11 Nov 2006 Sunderland v Southampton D 1-1 League Championship
18 Nov 2006 Sunderland v Colchester United W 3-1 League Championship
24 Nov 2006 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Sunderland D 1-1 League Championship
28 Nov 2006 Queens Park Rangers v Sunderland W 1-2 League Championship
02 Dec 2006 Sunderland v Norwich City W 1-0 League Championship
09 Dec 2006 Sunderland v Luton Town W 2-1 League Championship
16 Dec 2006 Burnley v Sunderland D 2-2 League Championship
22 Dec 2006 Crystal Palace v Sunderland L 1-0 League Championship
26 Dec 2006 Sunderland v Leeds United W 2-0 League Championship
30 Dec 2006 Sunderland v Preston North End L 0-1 League Championship
01 Jan 2007 Leicester City v Sunderland W 0-2 League Championship
06 Jan 2007 Preston North End v Sunderland L 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2007 Sunderland v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Championship
20 Jan 2007 Sheffield Wednesday v Sunderland W 2-4 League Championship
30 Jan 2007 Sunderland v Crystal Palace D 0-0 League Championship
03 Feb 2007 Sunderland v Coventry City W 2-0 League Championship
10 Feb 2007 Plymouth Argyle v Sunderland W 0-2 League Championship
17 Feb 2007 Sunderland v Southend United W 4-0 League Championship
20 Feb 2007 Birmingham City v Sunderland D 1-1 League Championship
24 Feb 2007 Sunderland v Derby County W 2-1 League Championship
10 Mar 2007 Barnsley v Sunderland W 0-2 League Championship
13 Mar 2007 Sunderland v Stoke City D 2-2 League Championship
17 Mar 2007 Sunderland v Hull City W 2-0 League Championship
31 Mar 2007 Cardiff City v Sunderland W 0-1 League Championship
07 Apr 2007 Sunderland v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Championship
09 Apr 2007 Southampton v Sunderland W 1-2 League Championship
14 Apr 2007 Sunderland v Queens Park Rangers W 2-1 League Championship
21 Apr 2007 Colchester United v Sunderland L 3-1 League Championship
27 Apr 2007 Sunderland v Burnley W 3-2 League Championship
06 May 2007 Luton Town v Sunderland W 0-5 League Championship
25 Aug 2007 Sunderland v Liverpool L 0-2 Premier League
28 Aug 2007 Luton Town v Sunderland L 3-0 Carling Cup 2nd round
01 Sep 2007 Manchester United v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
15 Sep 2007 Sunderland v Reading W 2-1 Premier League
22 Sep 2007 Middlesbrough v Sunderland D 2-2 Premier League
29 Sep 2007 Sunderland v Blackburn Rovers L 1-2 Premier League
07 Oct 2007 Arsenal v Sunderland L 3-2 Premier League
21 Oct 2007 West Ham United v Sunderland L 3-1 Premier League
27 Oct 2007 Sunderland v Fulham D 1-1 Premier League
05 Nov 2007 Manchester City v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
10 Nov 2007 Sunderland v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
24 Nov 2007 Everton v Sunderland L 7-1 Premier League
01 Dec 2007 Sunderland v Derby County W 1-0 Premier League
08 Dec 2007 Chelsea v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
15 Dec 2007 Sunderland v Aston Villa D 1-1 Premier League
22 Dec 2007 Reading v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2007 Sunderland v Manchester United L 0-4 Premier League
29 Dec 2007 Sunderland v Bolton Wanderers W 3-1 Premier League
02 Jan 2008 Blackburn Rovers v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
05 Jan 2008 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic L 0-3 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2008 Sunderland v Portsmouth W 2-0 Premier League
09 Feb 2008 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic W 2-0 Premier League
23 Feb 2008 Portsmouth v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
01 Mar 2008 Derby County v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
09 Mar 2008 Sunderland v Everton L 0-1 Premier League
15 Mar 2008 Sunderland v Chelsea L 0-1 Premier League
22 Mar 2008 Aston Villa v Sunderland W 0-1 Premier League
29 Mar 2008 Sunderland v West Ham United W 2-1 Premier League
05 Apr 2008 Fulham v Sunderland W 1-3 Premier League
12 Apr 2008 Sunderland v Manchester City L 1-2 Premier League
26 Apr 2008 Sunderland v Middlesbrough W 3-2 Premier League
03 May 2008 Bolton Wanderers v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
11 May 2008 Sunderland v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
27 Aug 2008 Nottingham Forest v Sunderland W 1-2 Carling Cup 2nd round
31 Aug 2008 Sunderland v Manchester City L 0-3 Premier League
23 Sep 2008 Sunderland v Northampton Town D 2-2 Carling Cup 3rd round
04 Oct 2008 Sunderland v Arsenal D 1-1 Premier League
18 Oct 2008 Fulham v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
08 Nov 2008 Sunderland v Portsmouth L 1-2 Premier League
12 Nov 2008 Sunderland v Blackburn Rovers L 1-2 Carling Cup 4th round
15 Nov 2008 Blackburn Rovers v Sunderland W 1-2 Premier League
29 Nov 2008 Sunderland v Bolton Wanderers L 1-4 Premier League
13 Dec 2008 Sunderland v West Bromwich Albion W 4-0 Premier League
20 Dec 2008 Hull City v Sunderland W 1-4 Premier League
26 Dec 2008 Sunderland v Blackburn Rovers D 0-0 Premier League
24 Jan 2009 Sunderland v Blackburn Rovers D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
27 Jan 2009 Sunderland v Fulham W 1-0 Premier League
01 Feb 2009 Newcastle United v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
04 Feb 2009 Blackburn Rovers v Sunderland L 2-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
21 Feb 2009 Arsenal v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
03 Mar 2009 Liverpool v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
07 Mar 2009 Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 Premier League
14 Mar 2009 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic L 1-2 Premier League
22 Mar 2009 Manchester City v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
04 Apr 2009 West Ham United v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
11 Apr 2009 Sunderland v Manchester United L 1-2 Premier League
18 Apr 2009 Sunderland v Hull City W 1-0 Premier League
03 May 2009 Sunderland v Everton L 0-2 Premier League
09 May 2009 Bolton Wanderers v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
18 May 2009 Portsmouth v Sunderland L 3-1 Premier League
24 May 2009 Sunderland v Chelsea L 2-3 Premier League
18 Aug 2009 Sunderland v Chelsea L 1-3 Premier League
24 Aug 2009 Norwich City v Sunderland W 1-4 Carling Cup 2nd round


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
Sunderland 09 Jan 2003 01 Sep 2009
Rotherham United 23 Sep 2005 23 Nov 2005 L
Ipswich Town 01 Sep 2009 30 Jun 2012
Middlesbrough 01 Jul 2012

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2002-03 England FISF International Soccer Tournament 2
1
2002-03 England Nationwide Under-17 Tournament 3
2002-03 England Under-17 1
1
2002-03 England Under-17 European Championships 3
1
2002-03 England Under-17 European Championships Qualifying 3
1
2003-04 England UEFA Under-19
2
1
2003-04 England Under-19
1
2004-05 England UEFA Under-19 3
1
1
2004-05 England Under-19 1
2005-06 England UEFA Under-19 5
1
1
2005-06 England Under-20 1
1
2007-08 England UEFA Under-21
1
2007-08 England Under-21 1
1


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
08 Jul 2002 England v Italy D 2-2 Nationwide Under 17 Tournament
11 Jul 2002 England v Czech Republic W 2-0 Nationwide Under 17 Tournament
14 Jul 2002 England v Brazil W 1-0 Nationwide Under 17 Tournament
12 Sep 2002 USA v England W 1-2 FISF International Soccer Tournament
13 Sep 2002 Yugoslavia v England W 0-3 FISF International Soccer Tournament
15 Sep 2002 Russia v England L 2-0 FISF International Soccer Tournament
11 Dec 2002 England v France W 2-0 Under 17
19 Feb 2003 Greece v England W 0-1 Under 17
12 Mar 2003 England v Czech Republic W 2-0 Under 17 European Championships Qualifying Group 6
14 Mar 2003 England v Slovakia W 5-0 Under 17 European Championships Qualifying Group 6
16 Mar 2003 England v Scotland W 2-0 Under 17 European Championships Qualifying Group 6
07 May 2003 England v Israel W 2-1 Under 17 European Championships Finals Group B
07 May 2003 England v Italy D 0-0 Under 17 European Championships Finals Group B
11 May 2003 England v Spain D 2-2 Under 17 European Championships Finals Group B
14 May 2003 Portugal v England D 2-2 Under 17 European Championships Semi-final
30 Mar 2004 Germany v England D 1-1 U19
28 Apr 2004 Slovenia v England L 2-1 UEFA U19 Group 2nd round
02 May 2004 Ukraine v England D 1-1 UEFA U19 Group 4
06 Oct 2004 England v Czech Republic D 1-1 U19
26 Mar 2005 England v Denmark W 1-0 UEFA U19 Group 1
28 Mar 2005 England v Sweden W 1-0 UEFA Under 19 Group 1
30 Mar 2005 England v Moldova W 1-0 UEFA U19 Group 1
18 Jul 2005 France v England D 1-1 UEFA U19 Final Tour
20 Jul 2005 Armenia v England D 1-1 UEFA U19 Final Tour
23 Jul 2005 England v Norway W 3-2 UEFA U19 Final Tour
26 Jul 2005 Serbia and Montenegro v England W 1-3 UEFA U19 Semi-final
29 Jul 2005 England v France L 1-3 UEFA U19 Final
09 Oct 2005 England v Netherlands D 2-2 Under-20
16 Nov 2007 England v Bulgaria W 2-0 UEFA Under-21 Qualifying group 3
25 Mar 2008 England v Poland D 0-0 Under-21
15 May 2008 Wales v England W 0-2 Under-21


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