Eric Lichaj

Date of birth17 November 1988
Place of birthChicago
NationalityAmerican
Weight70 kg
Height1.75 m
PositionDefender

Eric Lichaj joined Aston Villa from the University of North Carolina.

His contract at Villa was extended to June 2013 in August 2010.

He joined Nottingham Forest in July 2013 with a two-year contract that was extended to June 2017 in December 2014 and to June 2018 in March 2016.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Aston Villa 18 Jul 2007 30 Jun 2013
Lincoln City 22 Oct 2009 02 Jan 2010 L
Leyton Orient 25 Mar 2010 31 May 2010 L
Leeds United 09 Feb 2011 07 May 2011 L
Nottingham Forest 01 Jul 2013

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2009-10 Leyton Orient League One 9
1
2
2009-10 Lincoln City League Two 6
1
1
2010-11 Aston Villa League Cup 2
2010-11 Aston Villa Premier League 3
2
1
2010-11 Aston Villa UEFA Europa League 1
2010-11 Leeds United League Championship 16
2
2011-12 Aston Villa League Cup 1
1
1
2011-12 Aston Villa Premier League 9
1
1
3
2012-13 Aston Villa FA Cup 2
2012-13 Aston Villa League Cup 3
1
2012-13 Aston Villa Premier League 9
8
6
2013-14 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 2
2013-14 Nottingham Forest League Championship 21
3
5
2014-15 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 1
2014-15 Nottingham Forest League Championship 37
5
5
2014-15 Nottingham Forest League Cup 2
2015-16 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 1
1
1
2015-16 Nottingham Forest League Championship 43
1
9
1
2015-16 Nottingham Forest League Cup 1
2016-17 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 1
2016-17 Nottingham Forest League Championship 39
2
2
8
1
2016-17 Nottingham Forest League Cup 3
2017-18 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 2
2
2017-18 Nottingham Forest League Championship 22
1
1
3
1
2017-18 Nottingham Forest 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
27 Mar 2010 Brentford v Leyton Orient L 1-0 League One
03 Apr 2010 Leyton Orient v Hartlepool United L 1-3 League One
05 Apr 2010 Southampton v Leyton Orient L 2-1 League One
10 Apr 2010 Exeter City v Leyton Orient D 0-0 League One
13 Apr 2010 Leyton Orient v Norwich City W 2-1 League One
17 Apr 2010 Leyton Orient v Stockport County W 2-0 League One
24 Apr 2010 Millwall v Leyton Orient L 2-1 League One
01 May 2010 Leyton Orient v Wycombe Wanderers W 2-0 League One
08 May 2010 Colchester United v Leyton Orient L 1-0 League One


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
2010-11 USA CONCACAF Gold Cup 4
2010-11 USA International Friendly 2
2
1
2013-14 USA International Friendly
2
2015-16 USA International Friendly
1
2017-18 USA CONCACAF Gold Cup 2
1
2017-18 USA International Friendly 2
2018-19 USA International Friendly 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
12 Oct 2010 USA v Colombia D 0-0 International Friendly
17 Nov 2010 South Africa v USA W 0-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 2011 USA v Paraguay L 0-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 2011 USA v Spain L 0-4 International Friendly
14 Jun 2011 Guadeloupe v USA W 0-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
19 Jun 2011 Jamaica v USA W 0-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
22 Jun 2011 USA v Panama W 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
25 Jun 2011 USA v Mexico L 2-4 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
15 Nov 2013 Scotland v USA D 0-0 International Friendly
19 Nov 2013 Austria v USA L 1-0 International Friendly
22 May 2016 Puerto Rico v USA W 1-3 International Friendly
12 Jul 2017 USA v Martinique W 3-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
19 Jul 2017 USA v El Salvador W 2-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
14 Nov 2017 Portugal v USA D 1-1 International Friendly
28 May 2018 USA v Bolivia W 3-0 International Friendly
11 Sep 2018 USA v Mexico W 1-0 International Friendly


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