John O'Shea

Date of birth30 April 1981
Place of birthWaterford
NationalityIrish
Weight81 kg
Height1.90 m
PositionDefender

Another young Manchester United player who emerged from the youth team shadows in 2000-01, John featured in the Worthington Cup ties against Watford and Sunderland, before following in the footsteps of Danny Higginbottom and Ronnie Wallwork and joining Royal Antwerp on loan.

A defender who can play right across the back-four or mid-field, John had a fabulous first season in 2002-03 winning a Championship medal.

John's contract at Manchester United was extended to June 2009 in October 2005 and to June 2012 in November 2007.

He joined Sunderland in July 2011 with a four-year contract.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Manchester United Worthington Cup 1
2000-01 Manchester United Worthington Cup 2
2000-01 Royal Antwerp Jupiler League 14
1
2001-02 Manchester United Premier League 4
5
1
2001-02 Manchester United UEFA Champions League
3
2001-02 Manchester United Worthington Cup 1
2002-03 Manchester United FA Cup 1
2002-03 Manchester United Premier League 26
6
2002-03 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 12
4
1
2002-03 Manchester United Worthington Cup 3
2003-04 Manchester United Carling Cup 2
2003-04 Manchester United FA Community Shield
1
2003-04 Manchester United FA Cup 6
2003-04 Manchester United Premier League 32
1
2
1
2003-04 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 6
1
1
2004-05 Manchester United Carling Cup 4
2004-05 Manchester United FA Community Shield 1
2004-05 Manchester United FA Cup 3
1
1
2004-05 Manchester United Premier League 16
7
2
1
2004-05 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 5
2005-06 Manchester United Carling Cup 3
1
1
1
2005-06 Manchester United FA Cup 2
2005-06 Manchester United Premier League 34
1
5
2005-06 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 7
1
2006-07 Manchester United Carling Cup 1
2006-07 Manchester United FA Cup 2
3
2006-07 Manchester United Premier League 16
16
4
2
2006-07 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 8
3
1
2007-08 Manchester United Carling Cup 1
2007-08 Manchester United FA Community Shield 1
2007-08 Manchester United FA Cup 1
1
2007-08 Manchester United Premier League 10
18
1
2007-08 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 4
2
2008-09 Manchester United Carling Cup 6
1
1
2008-09 Manchester United FA Community Shield 1
2008-09 Manchester United FA Cup 3
1
1
2008-09 Manchester United Premier League 20
10
1
2008-09 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 12
1
2008-09 Manchester United UEFA Super Cup
1
2009-10 Manchester United FA Community Shield 1
2009-10 Manchester United Premier League 12
3
1
2009-10 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 2
1
2010-11 Manchester United Carling Cup 1
2010-11 Manchester United FA Community Shield 1
2010-11 Manchester United FA Cup 4
2010-11 Manchester United Premier League 18
2
1
2010-11 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 5
1
1
2011-12 Sunderland FA Cup 5
2011-12 Sunderland Premier League 29
5
2012-13 Sunderland Capital One Cup 2
2012-13 Sunderland Premier League 34
2
3
2013-14 Sunderland Capital One Cup 7
1
2013-14 Sunderland FA Cup 2
2013-14 Sunderland Premier League 33
1
2
1
2014-15 Sunderland Capital One Cup 2
1
2014-15 Sunderland Premier League 6
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
13 Oct 1999 Aston Villa v Manchester United L 3-0 Worthington Cup 3rd round
31 Oct 2000 Watford v Manchester United W 0-3 Worthington Cup 3rd round
28 Nov 2000 Sunderland v Manchester United L 2-1 Worthington Cup 4th round
31 Oct 2001 Lille v Manchester United D 1-1 Champions League Group G
04 Nov 2001 Liverpool v Manchester United L 3-1 Premier League
05 Nov 2001 Arsenal v Manchester United L 4-0 Worthington Cup 3rd round
05 Dec 2001 Manchester United v Boavista W 3-0 Champions League Phase 2 group A
08 Dec 2001 Manchester United v West Ham United L 0-1 Premier League
12 Dec 2001 Manchester United v Derby County W 5-0 Premier League
15 Dec 2001 Middlesbrough v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
29 Jan 2002 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United W 0-4 Premier League
02 Feb 2002 Manchester United v Sunderland W 4-1 Premier League
03 Mar 2002 Derby County v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
19 Mar 2002 Boavista v Manchester United W 0-3 Champions League Phase 2 group A
27 Apr 2002 Ipswich Town v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
11 May 2002 Manchester United v Charlton Athletic D 0-0 Premier League
14 Aug 2002 Zalaegerszegi TE v Manchester United L 1-0 Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
17 Aug 2002 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 Premier League
23 Aug 2002 Chelsea v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
27 Aug 2002 Manchester United v Zalaegerszegi TE W 5-0 Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
31 Aug 2002 Sunderland v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
03 Sep 2002 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 1-0 Premier League
14 Sep 2002 Leeds United v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
18 Sep 2002 Manchester United v Maccabi Haifa W 5-2 Champions League Group F
21 Sep 2002 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 Premier League
24 Sep 2002 Bayer Leverkusen v Manchester United W 1-2 Champions League Group F
28 Sep 2002 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
01 Oct 2002 Manchester United v Olympiakos W 4-0 UEFA Champions League Group F
07 Oct 2002 Manchester United v Everton W 3-0 Premier League
19 Oct 2002 Fulham v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
23 Oct 2002 Olympiakos v Manchester United W 2-3 UEFA Champions League Group F
29 Oct 2002 Maccabi Haifa v Manchester United L 3-0 Champions League Group F
02 Nov 2002 Manchester United v Southampton W 2-1 Premier League
05 Nov 2002 Manchester United v Leicester City W 2-0 Worthington Cup 3rd round
09 Nov 2002 Manchester City v Manchester United L 3-1 Premier League
13 Nov 2002 Manchester United v Bayer Leverkusen W 2-0 Champions League Group F
17 Nov 2002 West Ham United v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
23 Nov 2002 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 5-3 Premier League
26 Nov 2002 FC Basel v Manchester United W 1-3 Champions League Phase 2 group D
01 Dec 2002 Liverpool v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
03 Dec 2002 Burnley v Manchester United W 0-2 Worthington Cup 4th round
07 Dec 2002 Manchester United v Arsenal W 2-0 Premier League
11 Dec 2002 Manchester United v Deportivo La Coru˝a W 2-0 Champions League Phase 2 group D
14 Dec 2002 Manchester United v West Ham United W 3-0 Premier League
17 Dec 2002 Manchester United v Chelsea W 1-0 Worthington Cup 5th round
22 Dec 2002 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2002 Middlesbrough v Manchester United L 3-1 Premier League
28 Dec 2002 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 2-0 Premier League
01 Jan 2003 Manchester United v Sunderland W 2-1 Premier League
11 Jan 2003 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
26 Jan 2003 Manchester United v West Ham United W 6-0 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 2003 Southampton v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
19 Feb 2003 Manchester United v Juventus W 2-1 Champions League Phase 2 group D
22 Feb 2003 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
25 Feb 2003 Juventus v Manchester United W 0-3 Champions League Phase 2 group D
05 Mar 2003 Manchester United v Leeds United W 2-1 Premier League
12 Mar 2003 Manchester United v FC Basel D 1-1 Champions League Phase 2 group D
15 Mar 2003 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
18 Mar 2003 Deportivo La Coru˝a v Manchester United L 2-0 Champions League Phase 2 group D
22 Mar 2003 Manchester United v Fulham W 3-0 Premier League
05 Apr 2003 Manchester United v Liverpool W 4-0 Premier League
08 Apr 2003 Real Madrid v Manchester United L 3-1 Champions League Quarter-final 1st leg
12 Apr 2003 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 2-6 Premier League
16 Apr 2003 Arsenal v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
23 Apr 2003 Manchester United v Real Madrid W 4-3 Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
27 Apr 2003 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
03 May 2003 Manchester United v Charlton Athletic W 4-1 Premier League
11 May 2003 Everton v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
10 Aug 2003 Manchester United v Arsenal D 1-1 FA Community Shield
23 Aug 2003 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
27 Aug 2003 Manchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 1-0 Premier League
31 Aug 2003 Southampton v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
13 Sep 2003 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
16 Sep 2003 Manchester United v Panathinaikos W 5-0 Champions League Group E
21 Sep 2003 Manchester United v Arsenal D 0-0 Premier League
27 Sep 2003 Leicester City v Manchester United W 1-4 Premier League
01 Oct 2003 VfB Stuttgart v Manchester United L 2-1 Champions League Group E
18 Oct 2003 Leeds United v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
22 Oct 2003 Rangers v Manchester United W 0-1 Champions League Group E
25 Oct 2003 Manchester United v Fulham L 1-3 Premier League
28 Oct 2003 Leeds United v Manchester United W 2-3 Carling Cup 3rd round
01 Nov 2003 Manchester United v Portsmouth W 3-0 Premier League
09 Nov 2003 Liverpool v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
22 Nov 2003 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 Premier League
26 Nov 2003 Panathinaikos v Manchester United W 0-1 Champions League Group E
30 Nov 2003 Chelsea v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
03 Dec 2003 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United L 2-0 Carling Cup 4th round
09 Dec 2003 Manchester United v VfB Stuttgart W 2-0 Champions League Group E
13 Dec 2003 Manchester United v Manchester City W 3-1 Premier League
21 Dec 2003 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
26 Dec 2003 Manchester United v Everton W 3-2 Premier League
04 Jan 2004 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 1-2 FA Cup 3rd round
07 Jan 2004 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
11 Jan 2004 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
17 Jan 2004 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
25 Jan 2004 Northampton Town v Manchester United W 0-3 FA Cup 4th round
31 Jan 2004 Manchester United v Southampton W 3-2 Premier League
07 Feb 2004 Everton v Manchester United W 3-4 Premier League
11 Feb 2004 Manchester United v Middlesbrough L 2-3 Premier League
14 Feb 2004 Manchester United v Manchester City W 4-2 FA Cup 5th round
21 Feb 2004 Manchester United v Leeds United D 1-1 Premier League
25 Feb 2004 FC Porto v Manchester United L 2-1 Champions League 2nd round 1st leg
28 Feb 2004 Fulham v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
06 Mar 2004 Manchester United v Fulham W 2-1 FA Cup Quarter-final
09 Mar 2004 Manchester United v FC Porto D 1-1 Champions League 2nd round 2nd leg
14 Mar 2004 Manchester City v Manchester United L 4-1 Premier League
20 Mar 2004 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-0 Premier League
28 Mar 2004 Arsenal v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
03 Apr 2004 Arsenal v Manchester United W 0-1 FA Cup Semi-final
10 Apr 2004 Birmingham City v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
13 Apr 2004 Manchester United v Leicester City W 1-0 Premier League
17 Apr 2004 Portsmouth v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
24 Apr 2004 Manchester United v Liverpool L 0-1 Premier League
01 May 2004 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
08 May 2004 Manchester United v Chelsea D 1-1 Premier League
15 May 2004 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
22 May 2004 Manchester United v Millwall W 3-0 FA Cup Final
08 Aug 2004 Arsenal v Manchester United L 3-1 FA Community Shield
11 Aug 2004 Dinamo Bucuresti v Manchester United W 1-2 Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
15 Aug 2004 Chelsea v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
21 Aug 2004 Manchester United v Norwich City W 2-1 Premier League
25 Aug 2004 Manchester United v Dinamo Bucuresti W 3-0 Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
28 Aug 2004 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
30 Aug 2004 Manchester United v Everton D 0-0 Premier League
15 Sep 2004 Olympique Lyonnais v Manchester United D 2-2 Champions League Group D
20 Sep 2004 Manchester United v Liverpool W 2-1 Premier League
25 Sep 2004 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
03 Oct 2004 Manchester United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 Premier League
19 Oct 2004 Sparta Praha v Manchester United D 0-0 Champions League Group D
26 Oct 2004 Crewe Alexandra v Manchester United W 0-3 Carling Cup 3rd round
10 Nov 2004 Manchester United v Crystal Palace W 2-0 Carling Cup 4th round
20 Nov 2004 Manchester United v Charlton Athletic W 2-0 Premier League
01 Dec 2004 Manchester United v Arsenal W 1-0 Carling Cup 5th round
08 Dec 2004 Fenerbahše v Manchester United L 3-0 Champions League Group D
18 Dec 2004 Manchester United v Crystal Palace W 5-2 Premier League
26 Dec 2004 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 Premier League
28 Dec 2004 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
12 Jan 2005 Chelsea v Manchester United D 0-0 Carling Cup Semi-final 1st leg
15 Jan 2005 Liverpool v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
19 Jan 2005 Exeter City v Manchester United W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round replay
22 Jan 2005 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 3-1 Premier League
29 Jan 2005 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 3-0 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 2005 Arsenal v Manchester United W 2-4 Premier League
05 Feb 2005 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 2-0 Premier League
13 Feb 2005 Manchester City v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
26 Feb 2005 Manchester United v Portsmouth W 2-1 Premier League
12 Mar 2005 Southampton v Manchester United W 0-4 FA Cup Quarter-final
19 Mar 2005 Manchester United v Fulham W 1-0 Premier League
02 Apr 2005 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers D 0-0 Premier League
20 Apr 2005 Everton v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
01 May 2005 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United W 0-4 Premier League
07 May 2005 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Premier League
15 May 2005 Southampton v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
21 May 2005 Arsenal v Manchester United D 0-0 FA Cup Final
09 Aug 2005 Manchester United v Debrecen W 3-0 Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
13 Aug 2005 Everton v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
20 Aug 2005 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 1-0 Premier League
28 Aug 2005 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
10 Sep 2005 Manchester United v Manchester City D 1-1 Premier League
14 Sep 2005 Villarreal v Manchester United D 0-0 Champions League Group D
18 Sep 2005 Liverpool v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
24 Sep 2005 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers L 1-2 Premier League
27 Sep 2005 Manchester United v Benfica W 2-1 Champions League Group D
01 Oct 2005 Fulham v Manchester United W 2-3 Premier League
15 Oct 2005 Sunderland v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
18 Oct 2005 Manchester United v Lille D 0-0 Champions League Group D
22 Oct 2005 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 Premier League
29 Oct 2005 Middlesbrough v Manchester United L 4-1 Premier League
02 Nov 2005 Lille v Manchester United L 1-0 Champions League Group D
06 Nov 2005 Manchester United v Chelsea W 1-0 Premier League
19 Nov 2005 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
22 Nov 2005 Manchester United v Villarreal D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group D
27 Nov 2005 West Ham United v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
30 Nov 2005 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 3-1 Carling Cup 4th round
03 Dec 2005 Manchester United v Portsmouth W 3-0 Premier League
07 Dec 2005 Benfica v Manchester United L 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group D
14 Dec 2005 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 4-0 Premier League
17 Dec 2005 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
20 Dec 2005 Birmingham City v Manchester United W 1-3 Carling Cup 5th round
26 Dec 2005 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 3-0 Premier League
28 Dec 2005 Birmingham City v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
31 Dec 2005 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 4-1 Premier League
03 Jan 2006 Arsenal v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
08 Jan 2006 Burton Albion v Manchester United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 2006 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United D 1-1 Carling Cup Semi-final 1st leg
14 Jan 2006 Manchester City v Manchester United L 3-1 Premier League
18 Jan 2006 Manchester United v Burton Albion W 5-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
22 Jan 2006 Manchester United v Liverpool W 1-0 Premier League
26 Feb 2006 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 4-0 Carling Cup Final
06 Mar 2006 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
12 Mar 2006 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 2-0 Premier League
18 Mar 2006 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
26 Mar 2006 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 3-0 Premier League
29 Mar 2006 Manchester United v West Ham United W 1-0 Premier League
01 Apr 2006 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
09 Apr 2006 Manchester United v Arsenal W 2-0 Premier League
14 Apr 2006 Manchester United v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
17 Apr 2006 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
29 Apr 2006 Chelsea v Manchester United L 3-0 Premier League
01 May 2006 Manchester United v Middlesbrough D 0-0 Premier League
07 May 2006 Manchester United v Charlton Athletic W 4-0 Premier League
20 Aug 2006 Manchester United v Fulham W 5-1 Premier League
23 Aug 2006 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United W 0-3 Premier League
26 Aug 2006 Watford v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
09 Sep 2006 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 Premier League
13 Sep 2006 Manchester United v Celtic W 3-2 Champions League Group F
17 Sep 2006 Manchester United v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
23 Sep 2006 Reading v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
26 Sep 2006 Benfica v Manchester United W 0-1 Champions League Group F
14 Oct 2006 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
17 Oct 2006 Manchester United v FC Kobenhavn W 3-0 Champions League Group F
22 Oct 2006 Manchester United v Liverpool W 2-0 Premier League
28 Oct 2006 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United W 0-4 Premier League
01 Nov 2006 FC Kobenhavn v Manchester United L 1-0 Champions League Group F
04 Nov 2006 Manchester United v Portsmouth W 3-0 Premier League
07 Nov 2006 Southend United v Manchester United L 1-0 Carling Cup 4th round
11 Nov 2006 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
21 Nov 2006 Celtic v Manchester United L 1-0 Champions League Group F
26 Nov 2006 Manchester United v Chelsea D 1-1 Premier League
29 Nov 2006 Manchester United v Everton W 3-0 Premier League
02 Dec 2006 Middlesbrough v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
09 Dec 2006 Manchester United v Manchester City W 3-1 Premier League
17 Dec 2006 West Ham United v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
23 Dec 2006 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 0-3 Premier League
26 Dec 2006 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 3-1 Premier League
30 Dec 2006 Manchester United v Reading W 3-2 Premier League
07 Jan 2007 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2007 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 3-1 Premier League
31 Jan 2007 Manchester United v Watford W 4-0 Premier League
04 Feb 2007 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United W 0-4 Premier League
20 Feb 2007 Lille v Manchester United W 0-1 Champions League 1st knockout round 1st leg
24 Feb 2007 Fulham v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
27 Feb 2007 Reading v Manchester United W 2-3 FA Cup 5th round replay
03 Mar 2007 Liverpool v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
07 Mar 2007 Manchester United v Lille OSC W 1-0 Champions League 1st knockout round 2nd leg
10 Mar 2007 Middlesbrough v Manchester United D 2-2 FA Cup 6th round
17 Mar 2007 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 4-1 Premier League
19 Mar 2007 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 1-0 FA Cup 6th round replay
31 Mar 2007 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 4-1 Premier League
04 Apr 2007 AS Roma v Manchester United L 2-1 Champions League Quarter-final 1st leg
07 Apr 2007 Portsmouth v Manchester United L 2-1 Premier League
10 Apr 2007 Manchester United v AS Roma W 7-1 Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
21 Apr 2007 Manchester United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 Premier League
24 Apr 2007 Manchester United v AC Milan W 3-2 Champions League Semi-final 1st leg
28 Apr 2007 Everton v Manchester United W 2-4 Premier League
02 May 2007 AC Milan v Manchester United L 3-0 UEFA Champions League Semi-final 2nd leg
05 May 2007 Manchester City v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
09 May 2007 Chelsea v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
13 May 2007 Manchester United v West Ham United L 0-1 Premier League
19 May 2007 Chelsea v Manchester United L 1-0 FA Cup Final
05 Aug 2007 Chelsea v Manchester United D 1-1 FA Community Shield
12 Aug 2007 Manchester United v Reading D 0-0 Premier League
15 Aug 2007 Portsmouth v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
19 Aug 2007 Manchester City v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
01 Sep 2007 Manchester United v Sunderland W 1-0 Premier League
26 Sep 2007 Manchester United v Coventry City L 0-2 Carling Cup 3rd round
29 Sep 2007 Birmingham City v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
02 Oct 2007 Manchester United v AS Roma W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group F
06 Oct 2007 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 4-0 Premier League
20 Oct 2007 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 1-4 Premier League
23 Oct 2007 Dynamo Kiev v Manchester United W 2-4 UEFA Champions League Group F
27 Oct 2007 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 4-1 Premier League
03 Nov 2007 Arsenal v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
24 Nov 2007 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
27 Nov 2007 Manchester United v Sporting Lisboa W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group F
03 Dec 2007 Manchester United v Fulham W 2-0 Premier League
08 Dec 2007 Manchester United v Derby County W 4-1 Premier League
12 Dec 2007 AS Roma v Manchester United D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group F
16 Dec 2007 Liverpool v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
23 Dec 2007 Manchester United v Everton W 2-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2007 Sunderland v Manchester United W 0-4 Premier League
29 Dec 2007 West Ham United v Manchester United L 2-1 Premier League
01 Jan 2008 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 1-0 Premier League
05 Jan 2008 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2008 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 6-0 Premier League
27 Jan 2008 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-1 FA Cup 4th round
10 Feb 2008 Manchester United v Manchester City L 1-2 Premier League
23 Feb 2008 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 1-5 Premier League
01 Mar 2008 Fulham v Manchester United W 0-3 Premier League
15 Mar 2008 Derby County v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
19 Mar 2008 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 Premier League
29 Mar 2008 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 4-0 Premier League
01 Apr 2008 AS Roma v Manchester United W 0-2 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 1st leg
06 Apr 2008 Middlesbrough v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
09 Apr 2008 Manchester United v AS Roma W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
19 Apr 2008 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
26 Apr 2008 Chelsea v Manchester United L 2-1 Premier League
03 May 2008 Manchester United v West Ham United W 4-1 Premier League
10 Aug 2008 Manchester United v Portsmouth D 0-0 FA Community Shield
17 Aug 2008 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
25 Aug 2008 Portsmouth v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
29 Aug 2008 Manchester United v Zenit St Petersburg L 1-2 UEFA Super Cup
21 Sep 2008 Chelsea v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
23 Sep 2008 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 3-1 Carling Cup 3rd round
30 Sep 2008 Aab Aalborg v Manchester United W 0-3 UEFA Champions League Group E
04 Oct 2008 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
18 Oct 2008 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 4-0 Premier League
21 Oct 2008 Manchester United v Celtic W 3-0 UEFA Champions League Group E
01 Nov 2008 Manchester United v Hull City W 4-3 Premier League
05 Nov 2008 Celtic v Manchester United D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group E
11 Nov 2008 Manchester United v Queens Park Rangers W 1-0 Carling Cup 4th round
15 Nov 2008 Manchester United v Stoke City W 5-0 Premier League
22 Nov 2008 Aston Villa v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
25 Nov 2008 Villarreal v Manchester United D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group E
30 Nov 2008 Manchester City v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
03 Dec 2008 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 5-3 Carling Cup 5th round
10 Dec 2008 Manchester United v Aab Aalborg D 2-2 UEFA Champions League Group E
13 Dec 2008 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2008 Stoke City v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
29 Dec 2008 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 1-0 Premier League
04 Jan 2009 Southampton v Manchester United W 0-3 FA Cup 3rd round
07 Jan 2009 Derby County v Manchester United L 1-0 Carling Cup Semi-final 1st leg
11 Jan 2009 Manchester United v Chelsea W 3-0 Premier League
14 Jan 2009 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 1-0 Premier League
17 Jan 2009 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
20 Jan 2009 Manchester United v Derby County W 4-2 Carling Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
24 Jan 2009 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
27 Jan 2009 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United W 0-5 Premier League
31 Jan 2009 Manchester United v Everton W 1-0 Premier League
08 Feb 2009 West Ham United v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
15 Feb 2009 Derby County v Manchester United W 1-4 FA Cup 5th round
18 Feb 2009 Manchester United v Fulham W 3-0 Premier League
24 Feb 2009 Internazionale v Manchester United D 0-0 UEFA Champions League 1st knockout round 1st leg
01 Mar 2009 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 Carling Cup Final
04 Mar 2009 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
07 Mar 2009 Fulham v Manchester United W 0-4 FA Cup 6th round
11 Mar 2009 Manchester United v Internazionale W 2-0 UEFA Champions League 1st knockout round 2nd leg
14 Mar 2009 Manchester United v Liverpool L 1-4 Premier League
21 Mar 2009 Fulham v Manchester United L 2-0 Premier League
05 Apr 2009 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 3-2 Premier League
07 Apr 2009 Manchester United v FC Porto D 2-2 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 1st leg
11 Apr 2009 Sunderland v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
15 Apr 2009 FC Porto v Manchester United W 0-1 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
22 Apr 2009 Manchester United v Portsmouth W 2-0 Premier League
25 Apr 2009 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 5-2 Premier League
29 Apr 2009 Manchester United v Arsenal W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Semi-final 1st leg
02 May 2009 Middlesbrough v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
05 May 2009 Arsenal v Manchester United W 1-3 UEFA Champions League Semi-final 2nd leg
10 May 2009 Manchester United v Manchester City W 2-0 Premier League
13 May 2009 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
16 May 2009 Manchester United v Arsenal D 0-0 Premier League
27 May 2009 Barcelona v Manchester United L 2-0 UEFA Champions League Final
09 Aug 2009 Chelsea v Manchester United D 2-2 FA Community Shield
16 Aug 2009 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 1-0 Premier League
19 Aug 2009 Burnley v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
22 Aug 2009 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United W 0-5 Premier League
29 Aug 2009 Manchester United v Arsenal W 2-1 Premier League
12 Sep 2009 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
20 Sep 2009 Manchester United v Manchester City W 4-3 Premier League
26 Sep 2009 Stoke City v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
30 Sep 2009 Manchester United v VfL Wolfsburg W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group B
03 Oct 2009 Manchester United v Sunderland D 2-2 Premier League
17 Oct 2009 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-1 Premier League
21 Oct 2009 CSKA Moskva v Manchester United W 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group B
25 Oct 2009 Liverpool v Manchester United L 2-0 Premier League
31 Oct 2009 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 2-0 Premier League
08 Nov 2009 Chelsea v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
07 Apr 2010 Manchester United v Bayern Munchen W 3-2 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
11 Apr 2010 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
24 Apr 2010 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-1 Premier League
02 May 2010 Sunderland v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
08 Aug 2010 Chelsea v Manchester United W 1-3 FA Community Shield
16 Aug 2010 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 3-0 Premier League
22 Aug 2010 Fulham v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
28 Aug 2010 Manchester United v West Ham United W 3-0 Premier League
11 Sep 2010 Everton v Manchester United D 3-3 Premier League
19 Sep 2010 Manchester United v Liverpool W 3-2 Premier League
26 Sep 2010 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
29 Sep 2010 Valencia v Manchester United W 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
02 Oct 2010 Sunderland v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
24 Oct 2010 Stoke City v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
06 Nov 2010 Manchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 Premier League
10 Nov 2010 Manchester City v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
24 Nov 2010 Rangers v Manchester United W 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
30 Nov 2010 West Ham United v Manchester United L 4-0 Carling Cup 5th round
22 Jan 2011 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 5-0 Premier League
29 Jan 2011 Southampton v Manchester United W 1-2 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 2011 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 3-1 Premier League
12 Feb 2011 Manchester United v Manchester City W 2-1 Premier League
19 Feb 2011 Manchester United v Crawley Town W 1-0 FA Cup 5th round
23 Feb 2011 Olympique Marseille v Manchester United D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
26 Feb 2011 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United W 0-4 Premier League
01 Mar 2011 Chelsea v Manchester United L 2-1 Premier League
06 Mar 2011 Liverpool v Manchester United L 3-1 Premier League
12 Mar 2011 Manchester United v Arsenal W 2-0 FA Cup 6th round
15 Mar 2011 Manchester United v Olympique Marseille W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
09 Apr 2011 Manchester United v Fulham W 2-0 Premier League
12 Apr 2011 Manchester United v Chelsea W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
16 Apr 2011 Manchester City v Manchester United L 1-0 FA Cup Semi-final
19 Apr 2011 Newcastle United v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
23 Apr 2011 Manchester United v Everton W 1-0 Premier League
04 May 2011 Manchester United v Schalke 04 W 4-1 UEFA Champions League Semi-final 2nd leg
08 May 2011 Manchester United v Chelsea W 2-1 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
Waterford United 01 Jul 1997 02 Sep 1998
Manchester United 02 Sep 1998 07 Jul 2011
AFC Bournemouth 18 Jan 2000 20 Mar 2000 L
Royal Antwerp 05 Jan 2001 31 May 2001 L
Sunderland 07 Jul 2011

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Republic of Ireland Toulon Under-21 2
1999-00 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-18 4
1
2000-01 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-21 6
1
2001-02 Republic of Ireland International
1
2001-02 Republic of Ireland Toulon Under-20 2
1
2001-02 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-21 1
2001-02 Republic of Ireland Under-21 2
2002-03 Republic of Ireland International 2
2002-03 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 4
2003-04 Republic of Ireland International 4
1
2003-04 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 2
2003-04 Republic of Ireland Unity Cup 1
2004-05 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 6
1
2004-05 Republic of Ireland International 4
2005-06 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 3
2005-06 Republic of Ireland International 3
2006-07 Republic of Ireland International 1
2006-07 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 7
1
2007-08 Republic of Ireland International 3
2007-08 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 4
1
2008-09 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 7
2008-09 Republic of Ireland International 2
2009-10 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 4
1
2009-10 Republic of Ireland International 3
2010-11 Republic of Ireland International 2
2010-11 Republic of Ireland Nations Cup 1
2010-11 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 5
2011-12 Republic of Ireland International 2
2011-12 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 7
1
2012-13 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 3
1
2012-13 Republic of Ireland International 2
2013-14 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 3
1
1
2013-14 Republic of Ireland International 4
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
22 Nov 1999 Republic of Ireland v Liechtenstein W 2-0 UEFA U18 Group 14
24 Nov 1999 Malta v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 UEFA U18 Group 14
05 Apr 2000 France v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 UEFA U18 2nd round group 7
19 Apr 2000 Republic of Ireland v France L 0-2 UEFA U18 2nd round group 7
27 May 2000 Republic of Ireland v Ghana W 2-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
29 May 2000 Portugal v Republic of Ireland L 3-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
01 Sep 2000 Netherlands v Republic of Ireland L 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
06 Oct 2000 Portugal v Republic of Ireland L 3-1 UEFA U21 Group 2
10 Oct 2000 Republic of Ireland v Estonia W 1-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
23 Mar 2001 Cyprus v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 2
01 Jun 2001 Republic of Ireland v Portugal L 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 2
05 Jun 2001 Estonia v Republic of Ireland W 0-3 UEFA U21 Group 2
15 Aug 2001 Republic of Ireland v Croatia D 2-2 International
05 Oct 2001 Republic of Ireland v Cyprus W 3-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
26 Mar 2002 Republic of Ireland v Denmark W 3-2 U21
16 Apr 2002 Austria v Republic of Ireland D 3-3 U21
13 May 2002 Republic of Ireland v South Africa L 1-2 Toulon Under-20 Tournament Group B
15 May 2002 Germany v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 Toulon Under-20 Tournament Group B
20 Nov 2002 Greece v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International
12 Feb 2003 Scotland v Republic of Ireland W 0-2 International
29 Mar 2003 Georgia v Republic of Ireland W 1-2 European Championship Group 10
02 Apr 2003 Albania v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 European Championship Group 10
07 Jun 2003 Republic of Ireland v Albania W 2-1 European Championship Group 10
11 Jun 2003 Republic of Ireland v Georgia W 2-0 European Championship Group 10
19 Aug 2003 Republic of Ireland v Australia W 2-1 International
06 Sep 2003 Republic of Ireland v Russia D 1-1 European Championship Group 10
11 Oct 2003 Switzerland v Republic of Ireland L 2-0 European Championship Group 10
18 Nov 2003 Republic of Ireland v Canada D 0-0 International
18 Feb 2004 Republic of Ireland v Brazil D 0-0 International
28 Apr 2004 Poland v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International
02 Jun 2004 Jamaica v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 UNITY CUP
18 Aug 2004 Republic of Ireland v Bulgaria D 1-1 International
04 Sep 2004 Republic of Ireland v Cyprus W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
09 Oct 2004 France v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
13 Oct 2004 Republic of Ireland v Faroe Islands W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
16 Nov 2004 Republic of Ireland v Croatia W 1-0 International
10 Feb 2005 Republic of Ireland v Portugal W 1-0 International
26 Mar 2005 Israel v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
29 Mar 2005 Republic of Ireland v China PR W 1-0 International
04 Jun 2005 Republic of Ireland v Israel D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
08 Jun 2005 Faroe Islands v Republic of Ireland W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
17 Aug 2005 Republic of Ireland v Italy L 1-2 International
07 Sep 2005 Republic of Ireland v France L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
08 Oct 2005 Cyprus v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
12 Oct 2005 Republic of Ireland v Switzerland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
01 Mar 2006 Republic of Ireland v Sweden W 3-0 International
24 May 2006 Republic of Ireland v Chile L 0-1 International
16 Aug 2006 Republic of Ireland v Netherlands L 0-4 International
02 Sep 2006 Germany v Republic of Ireland L 1-0 European Championship Group D
07 Oct 2006 Cyprus v Republic of Ireland L 5-2 European Championship Group D
11 Oct 2006 Republic of Ireland v Czech Republic D 1-1 European Championship Group D
15 Nov 2006 Republic of Ireland v San Marino W 5-0 European Championship Group D
07 Feb 2007 San Marino v Republic of Ireland W 1-2 European Championship Group D
24 Mar 2007 Republic of Ireland v Wales W 1-0 European Championship Group D
28 Mar 2007 Republic of Ireland v Slovakia W 1-0 European Championship Group D
22 Aug 2007 Denmark v Republic of Ireland W 0-4 International
08 Sep 2007 Slovakia v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 European Championship Group D
12 Sep 2007 Czech Republic v Republic of Ireland L 1-0 European Championship Group D
17 Oct 2007 Republic of Ireland v Cyprus D 1-1 European Championship Group D
17 Nov 2007 Wales v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 European Championship Group D
06 Feb 2008 Republic of Ireland v Brazil L 0-1 International
29 May 2008 Republic of Ireland v Colombia W 1-0 International
20 Aug 2008 Norway v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 International
06 Sep 2008 Georgia v Republic of Ireland L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
10 Sep 2008 Montenegro v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
15 Oct 2008 Republic of Ireland v Cyprus W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
19 Nov 2008 Republic of Ireland v Poland L 2-3 International
11 Feb 2009 Republic of Ireland v Georgia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
28 Mar 2009 Republic of Ireland v Bulgaria D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
01 Apr 2009 Italy v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
06 Jun 2009 Bulgaria v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
12 Aug 2009 Republic of Ireland v Australia L 0-3 International
05 Sep 2009 Cyprus v Republic of Ireland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
10 Oct 2009 Republic of Ireland v Italy D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
14 Oct 2009 Republic of Ireland v Montenegro D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
14 Nov 2009 Republic of Ireland v France L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe play-off
18 Nov 2009 France v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe play-off
25 May 2010 Republic of Ireland v Paraguay W 2-1 International
28 May 2010 Republic of Ireland v Algeria W 3-0 International
11 Aug 2010 Republic of Ireland v Argentina L 0-1 International
03 Sep 2010 Armenia v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 European Championship Group B
07 Sep 2010 Republic of Ireland v Andorra W 3-1 European Championship Group B
08 Oct 2010 Republic of Ireland v Russia L 2-3 European Championship Group B
12 Oct 2010 Slovakia v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 European Championship Group B
17 Nov 2010 Republic of Ireland v Norway L 1-2 International
08 Feb 2011 Republic of Ireland v Wales W 3-0 Nations Cup
04 Jun 2011 FYR Macedonia v Republic of Ireland W 0-2 European Championship Group B
02 Sep 2011 Republic of Ireland v Slovakia D 0-0 European Championship Group B
07 Oct 2011 Andorra v Republic of Ireland W 0-2 European Championship Group B
11 Oct 2011 Republic of Ireland v Armenia W 2-1 European Championship Group B
15 Nov 2011 Republic of Ireland v Estonia D 1-1 European Championship Play-off 2nd leg
29 Feb 2012 Republic of Ireland v Czech Republic D 1-1 International
04 Jun 2012 Hungary v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International
10 Jun 2012 Republic of Ireland v Croatia L 1-3 European Championship Finals Group C
14 Jun 2012 Spain v Republic of Ireland L 4-0 European Championship Finals Group C
18 Jun 2012 Italy v Republic of Ireland L 2-0 European Championship Finals Group C
12 Oct 2012 Republic of Ireland v Germany L 1-6 FIFA World Cup Europe 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 Oct 2013 Republic of Ireland v Kazakhstan W 3-1 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
25 May 2014 Republic of Ireland v Turkey L 1-2 International
31 May 2014 Italy v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International


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