Ben Godfrey

Date of birth15 January 1998
Place of birthYork
NationalityEnglish
Weight74 kg
Height1.83 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

Ben Godfrey also played for Middlesbrough during his youth career.

He was selected on York City's subs bench for the first time on 11 October 2014 in a League Two game at Newport County.

Ben joined Norwich City on his 17th birthday in January 2016 with a contract to June 2019 that was extended to June 2023 in June 2019.

He joined Everton in October 2020 with a five-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
York City 01 Jul 2014 15 Jan 2016
Norwich City 15 Jan 2016 05 Oct 2020
Shrewsbury Town 24 Aug 2017 31 May 2018 L
Everton 05 Oct 2020

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2015-16 York City FA Cup 1
2015-16 York City Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
1
2015-16 York City League Cup
1
2015-16 York City League Two 5
7
1
1
2016-17 Norwich City FA Cup 1
2016-17 Norwich City Football League Trophy 4
1
1
2016-17 Norwich City League Championship
2
2016-17 Norwich City League Cup 1
2
1
2017-18 Shrewsbury Town FA Cup 4
2017-18 Shrewsbury Town Football League Trophy 4
1
1
2017-18 Shrewsbury Town League One 35
5
1
3
2017-18 Shrewsbury Town League One Play-Offs 3
2019-20 Norwich City FA Cup 2
2019-20 Norwich City League Cup
1
2019-20 Norwich City Premier League 30
3
1
2020-21 Everton Premier League 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
23 Aug 2016 Norwich City v Coventry City W 6-1 League Cup 2nd round
30 Aug 2016 Peterborough United v Norwich City W 1-6 Football League Trophy Group F – South
20 Sep 2016 Everton v Norwich City W 0-2 League Cup 3rd round
04 Oct 2016 Barnet v Norwich City W 0-5 Football League Trophy Group F – South
25 Oct 2016 Leeds United v Norwich City L 2-2 (2-3) League Cup 4th round
08 Nov 2016 Norwich City v Milton Keynes Dons W 4-1 Football League Trophy Group F – South
06 Dec 2016 Norwich City v Swansea City L 0-1 Football League Trophy 2nd round - southern section
18 Jan 2017 Southampton v Norwich City L 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
28 Jan 2017 Norwich City v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Championship
07 May 2017 Norwich City v Queens Park Rangers W 4-0 League Championship
09 Aug 2019 Liverpool v Norwich City L 4-1 Premier League
17 Aug 2019 Norwich City v Newcastle United W 3-1 Premier League
24 Aug 2019 Norwich City v Chelsea L 2-3 Premier League
27 Aug 2019 Crawley Town v Norwich City L 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
31 Aug 2019 West Ham United v Norwich City L 2-0 Premier League
14 Sep 2019 Norwich City v Manchester City W 3-2 Premier League
21 Sep 2019 Burnley v Norwich City L 2-0 Premier League
28 Sep 2019 Crystal Palace v Norwich City L 2-0 Premier League
05 Oct 2019 Norwich City v Aston Villa L 1-5 Premier League
19 Oct 2019 AFC Bournemouth v Norwich City D 0-0 Premier League
27 Oct 2019 Norwich City v Manchester United L 1-3 Premier League
02 Nov 2019 Brighton and Hove Albion v Norwich City L 2-0 Premier League
08 Nov 2019 Norwich City v Watford L 0-2 Premier League
23 Nov 2019 Everton v Norwich City W 0-2 Premier League
01 Dec 2019 Norwich City v Arsenal D 2-2 Premier League
04 Dec 2019 Southampton v Norwich City L 2-1 Premier League
08 Dec 2019 Norwich City v Sheffield United L 1-2 Premier League
14 Dec 2019 Leicester City v Norwich City D 1-1 Premier League
18 Jan 2020 Norwich City v AFC Bournemouth W 1-0 Premier League
23 Feb 2020 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Norwich City L 3-0 Premier League
28 Feb 2020 Norwich City v Leicester City W 1-0 Premier League
04 Mar 2020 Tottenham Hotspur v Norwich City W 1-1 (3-2) FA Cup 5th round
07 Mar 2020 Sheffield United v Norwich City L 1-0 Premier League
19 Jun 2020 Norwich City v Southampton L 0-3 Premier League
24 Jun 2020 Norwich City v Everton L 0-1 Premier League
27 Jun 2020 Norwich City v Manchester United L 1-2 FA Cup Quarter-final
01 Jul 2020 Arsenal v Norwich City L 4-0 Premier League
04 Jul 2020 Norwich City v Brighton and Hove Albion L 0-1 Premier League
07 Jul 2020 Watford v Norwich City L 2-1 Premier League
11 Jul 2020 Norwich City v West Ham United L 0-4 Premier League
14 Jul 2020 Chelsea v Norwich City L 1-0 Premier League
18 Jul 2020 Norwich City v Burnley L 0-2 Premier League
26 Jul 2020 Manchester City v Norwich City L 5-0 Premier League


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