Danny Drinkwater

Date of birth05 March 1990
Place of birthManchester
NationalityEnglish
Weight70 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionMidfielder

Danny Drinkwater joined Leicester City in January 2012 with a contract to June 2015 that was extended to June 2018 in June 2014 and to June 2021 in August 2016.

He joined Chelsea in August 2017 with a five-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Manchester United 04 Jul 2008 20 Jan 2012
Huddersfield Town 14 Aug 2009 31 May 2010 L
Cardiff City 07 Aug 2010 25 Jan 2011 L
Watford 28 Jan 2011 31 May 2011 L
Barnsley 23 Aug 2011 19 Jan 2012 L
Leicester City 20 Jan 2012 31 Aug 2017
Chelsea 31 Aug 2017
Burnley 08 Aug 2019 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2009-10 Huddersfield Town FA Cup
1
2009-10 Huddersfield Town League Cup 1
2009-10 Huddersfield Town League One 27
6
2
3
2009-10 Huddersfield Town League One Play-Offs 2
2010-11 Cardiff City FA Cup 1
2010-11 Cardiff City League Championship 7
2
2010-11 Cardiff City League Cup 2
2010-11 Watford League Championship 3
9
1
2011-12 Barnsley FA Cup 1
2011-12 Barnsley League Championship 16
1
1
5
2011-12 Leicester City League Championship 13
6
2
1
2012-13 Leicester City FA Cup
1
2012-13 Leicester City League Championship 41
1
1
2
2012-13 Leicester City League Championship Play-Offs
2
2012-13 Leicester City League Cup 1
2013-14 Leicester City League Championship 43
2
7
3
2013-14 Leicester City League Cup 4
1
2014-15 Leicester City FA Cup 1
2014-15 Leicester City Premier League 16
7
1
2015-16 Leicester City FA Cup 1
2015-16 Leicester City League Cup
1
2015-16 Leicester City Premier League 35
2
3
1
2016-17 Leicester City FA Community Shield 1
2016-17 Leicester City FA Cup 2
2016-17 Leicester City League Cup 1
1
2016-17 Leicester City Premier League 27
2
1
6
2016-17 Leicester City UEFA Champions League 10
1
2017-18 Chelsea FA Cup 4
2017-18 Chelsea League Cup 3
2017-18 Chelsea Premier League 5
7
1
2017-18 Chelsea UEFA Champions League
3
2017-18 Leicester City Premier League Asia Trophy 1
1
2018-19 Chelsea FA Community Shield
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
15 Aug 2009 Huddersfield Town v Southampton W 3-1 League One
18 Aug 2009 Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion W 7-1 League One
22 Aug 2009 Bristol Rovers v Huddersfield Town L 1-0 League One
26 Aug 2009 Newcastle United v Huddersfield Town L 4-3 League Cup 2nd round
05 Sep 2009 Milton Keynes Dons v Huddersfield Town W 2-3 League One
12 Sep 2009 Huddersfield Town v Brentford D 0-0 League One
19 Sep 2009 Millwall v Huddersfield Town L 3-1 League One
26 Sep 2009 Huddersfield Town v Stockport County D 0-0 League One
29 Sep 2009 Walsall v Huddersfield Town L 2-1 League One
03 Oct 2009 Colchester United v Huddersfield Town L 1-0 League One
10 Oct 2009 Huddersfield Town v Exeter City W 4-0 League One
28 Dec 2009 Huddersfield Town v Milton Keynes Dons W 1-0 League One
02 Jan 2010 Huddersfield Town v West Bromwich Albion L 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 2010 Huddersfield Town v Southend United W 2-1 League One
19 Jan 2010 Huddersfield Town v Bristol Rovers D 0-0 League One
30 Jan 2010 Yeovil Town v Huddersfield Town W 0-1 League One
06 Feb 2010 Huddersfield Town v Carlisle United D 1-1 League One
09 Feb 2010 Brighton and Hove Albion v Huddersfield Town D 0-0 League One
16 Feb 2010 Carlisle United v Huddersfield Town W 1-2 League One
20 Feb 2010 Hartlepool United v Huddersfield Town W 0-2 League One
23 Feb 2010 Tranmere Rovers v Huddersfield Town W 0-2 League One
27 Feb 2010 Huddersfield Town v Leeds United D 2-2 League One
02 Mar 2010 Southampton v Huddersfield Town L 5-0 League One
06 Mar 2010 Gillingham v Huddersfield Town L 2-0 League One
13 Mar 2010 Huddersfield Town v Norwich City L 1-3 League One
20 Mar 2010 Leyton Orient v Huddersfield Town W 0-2 League One
27 Mar 2010 Huddersfield Town v Charlton Athletic D 1-1 League One
03 Apr 2010 Wycombe Wanderers v Huddersfield Town W 1-2 League One
06 Apr 2010 Huddersfield Town v Oldham Athletic W 2-0 League One
10 Apr 2010 Brentford v Huddersfield Town L 3-0 League One
13 Apr 2010 Huddersfield Town v Walsall W 4-3 League One
16 Apr 2010 Huddersfield Town v Millwall W 1-0 League One
24 Apr 2010 Stockport County v Huddersfield Town W 0-6 League One
01 May 2010 Huddersfield Town v Colchester United W 2-1 League One
08 May 2010 Exeter City v Huddersfield Town L 2-1 League One
15 May 2010 Huddersfield Town v Millwall D 0-0 League One Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
18 May 2010 Millwall v Huddersfield Town L 2-0
Agg: 2-0
League One Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg


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
2007-08 England Under-18 1
1
2
2008-09 England UEFA Under-19 8
2
1
2
2008-09 England Under-19 3
2015-16 England International Friendly 2
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
20 Nov 2007 England v Ghana W 2-0 Under-18
16 Apr 2008 England v Austria W 2-0 Under-18
08 Oct 2008 Albania v England W 0-3 UEFA Under 19 Qualifying group 9
10 Oct 2008 Northern Ireland v England W 1-3 UEFA Under 19 Qualifying group 9
13 Oct 2008 England v Serbia L 1-4 UEFA Under 19 Qualifying group 9
18 Nov 2008 England v Germany W 1-0 Under 19
10 Feb 2009 England v Spain L 0-3 Under 19
25 Mar 2009 England v Czech Republic D 0-0 Under 19
27 May 2009 England v Bosnia-Herzegovina W 2-0 UEFA Under 19 2nd qualifying round
29 May 2009 England v Slovakia W 4-1 UEFA Under 19 2nd qualifying round
01 Jun 2009 England v Scotland W 2-1 UEFA Under-19 2nd qualifying round
21 Jul 2009 England v Switzerland D 1-1 UEFA Under 19 Finals Group A
24 Jul 2009 England v Ukraine D 2-2 UEFA Under 19 Finals Group A
30 Jul 2009 England v France W 3-1 UEFA Under 19 Finals semi-final
02 Aug 2009 Ukraine v England L 2-0 UEFA Under 19 Finals final
29 Mar 2016 England v Netherlands L 1-2 International Friendly
22 May 2016 England v Turkey W 2-1 International Friendly
27 May 2016 England v Australia W 2-1 International Friendly


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