Chris Gunter

Date of birth21 July 1989
Place of birthNewport
NationalityWelsh
Weight71 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionDefender

After a loan spell, Chris Gunter joined Nottingham Forest in July 2009 with a four-year contract that was extended to June 2014 in November 2010.

He joined Reading in July 2012 with a two-year contract that was extended to June 2016 in March 2015, to June 2018 in February 2016 and to June 2020 in July 2017.

Chris became the first player to make 100 full international appearances for Wales in the friendly against Mexico on 27 March 2021.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Cardiff City 25 Oct 2006 01 Jan 2008
Tottenham Hotspur 01 Jan 2008 20 Jul 2009
Nottingham Forest 12 Mar 2009 31 May 2009 L
Nottingham Forest 20 Jul 2009 18 Jul 2012
Reading 18 Jul 2012

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2006-07 Cardiff City League Championship 9
6
1
2006-07 Cardiff City League Cup 1
2007-08 Cardiff City League Championship 11
2
1
2007-08 Cardiff City League Cup 2
2
2007-08 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 1
1
2007-08 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 1
1
2008-09 Nottingham Forest League Championship 8
1
2008-09 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 1
2008-09 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 1
2008-09 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 2
1
2008-09 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Cup 6
1
2009-10 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 1
1
1
2009-10 Nottingham Forest League Championship 44
1
6
2009-10 Nottingham Forest League Championship Play-Offs 2
1
2009-10 Nottingham Forest League Cup 2
1
2010-11 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 2
1
2010-11 Nottingham Forest League Championship 40
3
2
2010-11 Nottingham Forest League Championship Play-Offs 2
2
2011-12 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 2
2011-12 Nottingham Forest League Championship 44
2
1
6
2011-12 Nottingham Forest League Cup 2
2012-13 Reading FA Cup
1
2012-13 Reading League Cup 2
1
2012-13 Reading Premier League 20
1
2013-14 Reading FA Cup 1
2013-14 Reading League Championship 44
3
1
2013-14 Reading League Cup 1
2014-15 Reading FA Cup 4
2014-15 Reading League Championship 38
4
2014-15 Reading League Cup 3
2015-16 Reading FA Cup 5
1
2015-16 Reading League Championship 43
1
7
2015-16 Reading League Cup 3
1
2016-17 Reading FA Cup 1
2016-17 Reading League Championship 46
1
10
2016-17 Reading League Championship Play-Offs 3
2016-17 Reading League Cup 1
1
2017-18 Reading FA Cup 2
1
2017-18 Reading League Championship 46
1
6
2017-18 Reading League Cup 3


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
22 Aug 2006 Cardiff City v Barnet L 0-2 League Cup 1st round
17 Nov 2006 Cardiff City v Queens Park Rangers L 0-1 League Championship
09 Dec 2006 Cardiff City v Ipswich Town D 2-2 League Championship
16 Dec 2006 Hull City v Cardiff City L 4-1 League Championship
01 Jan 2007 Luton Town v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
17 Feb 2007 Cardiff City v Leeds United W 1-0 League Championship
20 Feb 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Championship
10 Mar 2007 Cardiff City v Norwich City W 1-0 League Championship
13 Mar 2007 Southampton v Cardiff City D 2-2 League Championship
17 Mar 2007 Derby County v Cardiff City L 3-1 League Championship
31 Mar 2007 Cardiff City v Sunderland L 0-1 League Championship
09 Apr 2007 Burnley v Cardiff City L 2-0 League Championship
14 Apr 2007 Cardiff City v Stoke City D 1-1 League Championship
21 Apr 2007 Queens Park Rangers v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Championship
28 Apr 2007 Cardiff City v Hull City L 0-1 League Championship
06 May 2007 Ipswich Town v Cardiff City L 3-1 League Championship
14 Aug 2007 Cardiff City v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-0 League Cup 1st round
18 Aug 2007 Queens Park Rangers v Cardiff City W 0-2 League Championship
25 Aug 2007 Cardiff City v Coventry City L 0-1 League Championship
28 Aug 2007 Cardiff City v Leyton Orient W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
01 Sep 2007 Norwich City v Cardiff City W 1-2 League Championship
15 Sep 2007 Plymouth Argyle v Cardiff City D 2-2 League Championship
19 Sep 2007 Cardiff City v Watford L 1-2 League Championship
22 Sep 2007 Cardiff City v Preston North End D 2-2 League Championship
25 Sep 2007 West Bromwich Albion v Cardiff City W 2-4 League Cup 3rd round
31 Oct 2007 Liverpool v Cardiff City L 2-1 League Cup 4th round
24 Nov 2007 Cardiff City v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Championship
26 Nov 2007 Leicester City v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
01 Dec 2007 Hull City v Cardiff City D 2-2 League Championship
04 Dec 2007 Cardiff City v Charlton Athletic L 0-2 League Championship
08 Dec 2007 Cardiff City v Colchester United W 4-1 League Championship
11 Dec 2007 Blackpool v Cardiff City W 0-1 League Championship
15 Dec 2007 Bristol City v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Championship


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2006-07 Wales International Friendly 1
2007-08 Wales International Friendly 3
1
2007-08 Wales UEFA European Championship 2
2007-08 Wales Under-21 1
2008-09 Wales FIFA World Cup 6
1
2008-09 Wales International Friendly 3
2009-10 Wales FIFA World Cup 3
2009-10 Wales International Friendly 3
2010-11 Wales International Friendly 1
2010-11 Wales Nations Cup 1
2
2010-11 Wales UEFA European Championship 3
1
2011-12 Wales International Friendly 4
2011-12 Wales UEFA European Championship 4
2012-13 Wales FIFA World Cup 6
1
2012-13 Wales International Friendly 1
1
2013-14 Wales FIFA World Cup 4
2013-14 Wales International Friendly 4
2014-15 Wales UEFA European Championship 6
2015-16 Wales International Friendly 4
2015-16 Wales UEFA European Championship 10
1
2016-17 Wales FIFA World Cup 6
2017-18 Wales China Cup 2
2017-18 Wales FIFA World Cup 4
2017-18 Wales International Friendly 3
1
2018-19 Wales International Friendly 3
1
2018-19 Wales UEFA European Championship 1
1
2018-19 Wales UEFA Nations League 1
2
2019-20 Wales International Friendly
1
2020-21 Wales International Friendly 3
1
2020-21 Wales UEFA European Championship 1
1
2020-21 Wales UEFA Nations League
1
2021-22 Wales FIFA World Cup 3
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
26 May 2007 Wales v New Zealand D 2-2 International Friendly
17 Nov 2007 Wales v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group D
21 Nov 2007 Germany v Wales D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group D
06 Feb 2008 Wales v Norway W 3-0 International Friendly
15 May 2008 Wales v England L 0-2 Under-21
28 May 2008 Iceland v Wales W 0-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2008 Netherlands v Wales L 2-0 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 Wales v Azerbaijan W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
10 Sep 2008 Russia v Wales L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
11 Oct 2008 Wales v Liechtenstein W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
15 Oct 2008 Germany v Wales L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
19 Nov 2008 Denmark v Wales W 0-1 International Friendly
11 Feb 2009 Wales v Poland L 0-1 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Wales v Finland L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
01 Apr 2009 Wales v Germany L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
29 May 2009 Wales v Estonia W 1-0 International Friendly
06 Jun 2009 Azerbaijan v Wales W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
12 Aug 2009 Montenegro v Wales L 2-1 International Friendly
09 Sep 2009 Wales v Russia L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
10 Oct 2009 Finland v Wales L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
14 Oct 2009 Liechtenstein v Wales W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
03 Mar 2010 Wales v Sweden L 0-1 International Friendly
23 May 2010 Croatia v Wales L 2-0 International Friendly
11 Aug 2010 Wales v Luxembourg W 5-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2010 Montenegro v Wales L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
08 Oct 2010 Wales v Bulgaria L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
08 Feb 2011 Republic of Ireland v Wales L 3-0 Nations Cup
26 Mar 2011 Wales v England L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group G
25 May 2011 Wales v Scotland L 1-3 Nations Cup
27 May 2011 Wales v Northern Ireland W 2-0 Nations Cup
10 Aug 2011 Wales v Australia L 1-2 International Friendly
02 Sep 2011 Wales v Montenegro W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
06 Sep 2011 England v Wales L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
07 Oct 2011 Wales v Switzerland W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
11 Oct 2011 Bulgaria v Wales W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
12 Nov 2011 Wales v Norway W 4-1 International Friendly
29 Feb 2012 Wales v Costa Rica L 0-1 International Friendly
27 May 2012 Mexico v Wales L 2-0 International Friendly
15 Aug 2012 Wales v Bosnia and Herzegovina L 0-2 International Friendly
07 Sep 2012 Wales v Belgium L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
11 Sep 2012 Serbia v Wales L 6-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
12 Oct 2012 Wales v Scotland W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
16 Oct 2012 Croatia v Wales L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
06 Feb 2013 Wales v Austria W 2-1 International Friendly
22 Mar 2013 Scotland v Wales W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
26 Mar 2013 Wales v Croatia L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
14 Aug 2013 Wales v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International Friendly
06 Sep 2013 North Macedonia v Wales L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
10 Sep 2013 Wales v Serbia L 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
11 Oct 2013 Wales v North Macedonia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
15 Oct 2013 Belgium v Wales D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
16 Nov 2013 Wales v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
05 Mar 2014 Wales v Iceland W 3-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 2014 Netherlands v Wales L 2-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 2014 Andorra v Wales W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
10 Oct 2014 Wales v Bosnia and Herzegovina D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
13 Oct 2014 Wales v Cyprus W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
16 Nov 2014 Belgium v Wales D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
28 Mar 2015 Israel v Wales W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
12 Jun 2015 Wales v Belgium W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
03 Sep 2015 Cyprus v Wales W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
06 Sep 2015 Wales v Israel D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
10 Oct 2015 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Wales L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
13 Oct 2015 Wales v Andorra W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
13 Nov 2015 Wales v Netherlands L 2-3 International Friendly
24 Mar 2016 Wales v Northern Ireland D 1-1 International Friendly
28 Mar 2016 Ukraine v Wales L 1-0 International Friendly
05 Jun 2016 Sweden v Wales L 3-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2016 Wales v Slovakia W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
16 Jun 2016 England v Wales L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
20 Jun 2016 Russia v Wales W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group B
25 Jun 2016 Wales v Northern Ireland W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Finals - Round of 16
01 Jul 2016 Wales v Belgium W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Quarter-final
06 Jul 2016 Portugal v Wales L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Semi-final
05 Sep 2016 Wales v Moldova W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
06 Oct 2016 Austria v Wales D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
09 Oct 2016 Wales v Georgia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
12 Nov 2016 Wales v Serbia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
24 Mar 2017 Republic of Ireland v Wales D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
11 Jun 2017 Serbia v Wales D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
02 Sep 2017 Wales v Austria W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
05 Sep 2017 Moldova v Wales W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
06 Oct 2017 Georgia v Wales W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
09 Oct 2017 Wales v Republic of Ireland L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
10 Nov 2017 France v Wales L 2-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2017 Wales v Panama D 1-1 International Friendly
22 Mar 2018 China PR v Wales W 0-6 China Cup Semi-final
26 Mar 2018 Wales v Uruguay L 0-1 China Cup Final
28 May 2018 Mexico v Wales D 0-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 2018 Denmark v Wales L 2-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B4
11 Oct 2018 Wales v Spain L 1-4 International Friendly
16 Oct 2018 Republic of Ireland v Wales W 0-1 UEFA Nations League League B Group B4
16 Nov 2018 Wales v Denmark L 1-2 UEFA Nations League League B Group B4
20 Nov 2018 Albania v Wales L 1-0 International Friendly
20 Mar 2019 Wales v Trinidad and Tobago W 1-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2019 Hungary v Wales L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
09 Sep 2019 Wales v Belarus W 1-0 International Friendly
08 Oct 2020 England v Wales L 3-0 International Friendly
12 Nov 2020 Wales v USA D 0-0 International Friendly
18 Nov 2020 Wales v Finland W 3-1 UEFA Nations League League B Group B4
27 Mar 2021 Wales v Mexico W 1-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2021 France v Wales L 3-0 International Friendly
20 Jun 2021 Italy v Wales L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group A
05 Sep 2021 Belarus v Wales W 2-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
08 Sep 2021 Wales v Estonia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
08 Oct 2021 Czech Republic v Wales D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
11 Oct 2021 Estonia v Wales W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group E


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