James McClean

Date of birth22 April 1989
Place of birthDerry
NationalityIrish
Weight70 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionMidfielder/Forward

James joined Sunderland in August 2011 with a three-year contract that was extended to June 2015 in March 2012.

He joined Wigan Athletic in August 2013 with a three-year contract.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2011-12 Sunderland FA Cup 6
1
2011-12 Sunderland Premier League 20
3
5
2
2012-13 Sunderland Capital One Cup 2
1
3
1
2012-13 Sunderland FA Cup 2
2012-13 Sunderland Premier League 24
12
2
4
2013-14 Wigan Athletic FA Community Shield 1
2013-14 Wigan Athletic FA Cup 3
2
1
2013-14 Wigan Athletic League Championship 23
14
3
6
2013-14 Wigan Athletic League Championship Play-Offs 1
1
2013-14 Wigan Athletic UEFA Europa League 3
2
3
2014-15 Wigan Athletic League Championship 3
2
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 Dec 2011 Sunderland v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 Premier League
18 Dec 2011 Tottenham Hotspur v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2011 Sunderland v Everton D 1-1 Premier League
01 Jan 2012 Sunderland v Manchester City W 1-0 Premier League
03 Jan 2012 Wigan Athletic v Sunderland W 1-4 Premier League
08 Jan 2012 Peterborough United v Sunderland W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 2012 Chelsea v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
21 Jan 2012 Sunderland v Swansea City W 2-0 Premier League
29 Jan 2012 Sunderland v Middlesbrough D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 2012 Sunderland v Norwich City W 3-0 Premier League
04 Feb 2012 Stoke City v Sunderland W 0-1 Premier League
08 Feb 2012 Middlesbrough v Sunderland W 1-2 FA Cup 4th round replay
11 Feb 2012 Sunderland v Arsenal L 1-2 Premier League
18 Feb 2012 Sunderland v Arsenal W 2-0 FA Cup 5th round
25 Feb 2012 West Bromwich Albion v Sunderland L 4-0 Premier League
04 Mar 2012 Newcastle United v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
10 Mar 2012 Sunderland v Liverpool W 1-0 Premier League
17 Mar 2012 Everton v Sunderland D 1-1 FA Cup 6th round
20 Mar 2012 Blackburn Rovers v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
24 Mar 2012 Sunderland v Queens Park Rangers W 3-1 Premier League
27 Mar 2012 Sunderland v Everton L 0-2 FA Cup 6th round replay
31 Mar 2012 Manchester City v Sunderland D 3-3 Premier League
07 Apr 2012 Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 Premier League
09 Apr 2012 Everton v Sunderland L 4-0 Premier League
14 Apr 2012 Sunderland v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 0-0 Premier League
21 Apr 2012 Aston Villa v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
28 Apr 2012 Sunderland v Bolton Wanderers D 2-2 Premier League
06 May 2012 Fulham v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
13 May 2012 Sunderland v Manchester United L 0-1 Premier League
18 Aug 2012 Arsenal v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
28 Aug 2012 Sunderland v Morecambe W 2-0 Capital One Cup 2nd round
01 Sep 2012 Swansea City v Sunderland D 2-2 Premier League
15 Sep 2012 Sunderland v Liverpool D 1-1 Premier League
22 Sep 2012 West Ham United v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
25 Sep 2012 Milton Keynes Dons v Sunderland W 0-2 Capital One Cup 3rd round
29 Sep 2012 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic W 1-0 Premier League
06 Oct 2012 Manchester City v Sunderland L 3-0 Premier League
21 Oct 2012 Sunderland v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
27 Oct 2012 Stoke City v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
30 Oct 2012 Sunderland v Middlesbrough L 0-1 Capital One Cup 4th round
03 Nov 2012 Sunderland v Aston Villa L 0-1 Premier League
10 Nov 2012 Everton v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
18 Nov 2012 Fulham v Sunderland W 1-3 Premier League
24 Nov 2012 Sunderland v West Bromwich Albion L 2-4 Premier League
27 Nov 2012 Sunderland v Queens Park Rangers D 0-0 Premier League
02 Dec 2012 Norwich City v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
08 Dec 2012 Sunderland v Chelsea L 1-3 Premier League
11 Dec 2012 Sunderland v Reading W 3-0 Premier League
15 Dec 2012 Manchester United v Sunderland L 3-1 Premier League
22 Dec 2012 Southampton v Sunderland W 0-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2012 Sunderland v Manchester City W 1-0 Premier League
29 Dec 2012 Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-2 Premier League
02 Jan 2013 Liverpool v Sunderland L 3-0 Premier League
05 Jan 2013 Bolton Wanderers v Sunderland D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2013 Sunderland v West Ham United W 3-0 Premier League
15 Jan 2013 Sunderland v Bolton Wanderers L 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round replay
19 Jan 2013 Wigan Athletic v Sunderland W 2-3 Premier League
29 Jan 2013 Sunderland v Swansea City D 0-0 Premier League
02 Feb 2013 Reading v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
23 Feb 2013 West Bromwich Albion v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
02 Mar 2013 Sunderland v Fulham D 2-2 Premier League
17 Mar 2013 Sunderland v Norwich City D 1-1 Premier League
30 Mar 2013 Sunderland v Manchester United L 0-1 Premier League
07 Apr 2013 Chelsea v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
14 Apr 2013 Newcastle United v Sunderland W 0-3 Premier League
20 Apr 2013 Sunderland v Everton W 1-0 Premier League
29 Apr 2013 Aston Villa v Sunderland L 6-1 Premier League
06 May 2013 Sunderland v Stoke City D 1-1 Premier League
12 May 2013 Sunderland v Southampton D 1-1 Premier League
19 May 2013 Tottenham Hotspur v Sunderland L 1-0 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
Derry City 01 Jan 2008 09 Aug 2011
Sunderland 09 Aug 2011 08 Aug 2013
Wigan Athletic 08 Aug 2013

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2011-12 Republic of Ireland International 1
1
2011-12 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship
1
2012-13 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 2
2012-13 Republic of Ireland International 1
1
2013-14 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 1
1
2013-14 Republic of Ireland International 4
4
1
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
29 Feb 2012 Republic of Ireland v Czech Republic D 1-1 International
26 May 2012 Republic of Ireland v Bosnia-Herzegovina W 1-0 International
14 Jun 2012 Spain v Republic of Ireland L 4-0 European Championship Finals Group C
06 Feb 2013 Republic of Ireland v Poland W 2-0 International
22 Mar 2013 Sweden v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group C
26 Mar 2013 Republic of Ireland v Austria D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group C
29 May 2013 England v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 International
14 Aug 2013 Wales v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International
06 Sep 2013 Republic of Ireland v Sweden L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group C
10 Sep 2013 Austria v Republic of Ireland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group C
15 Nov 2013 Republic of Ireland v Latvia W 3-0 International
19 Nov 2013 Poland v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International
05 Mar 2014 Republic of Ireland v Serbia L 1-2 International
25 May 2014 Republic of Ireland v Turkey L 1-2 International
31 May 2014 Italy v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International
06 Jun 2014 Costa Rica v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 International
10 Jun 2014 Republic of Ireland v Portugal L 1-5 International


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