George Friend

Date of birth19 October 1987
Place of birthDorchester
NationalityEnglish
Weight83 kg
Height1.88 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

George Friend joined Wolverhampton Wanderers in September 2008 with a two-year contract.

He joined Doncaster Rovers in July 2010 with a two-year contract that was extended to June 2013 in July 2011.

George joined Middlesbrough in July 2012 with a three-year contract that was extended to June 2018 in August 2014 and to June 2020 in August 2016.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Exeter City 01 Mar 2006 01 Sep 2008
Wolverhampton Wanderers 01 Sep 2008 30 Jun 2010
Millwall 14 Aug 2009 14 Sep 2009 L
Southend United 18 Sep 2009 18 Oct 2009 L
Scunthorpe United 30 Oct 2009 14 Dec 2009 L
Exeter City 04 Mar 2010 31 May 2010 L
Doncaster Rovers 01 Jul 2010 30 Jul 2012
Middlesbrough 30 Jul 2012

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2007-08 Exeter City FA Cup 1
2008-09 Exeter City League Cup 1
2008-09 Exeter City League Two 4
2008-09 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 1
2008-09 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Championship 4
2
2009-10 Exeter City League One 13
1
2009-10 Millwall Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2009-10 Millwall League One 4
2
2
2009-10 Scunthorpe United League Championship 2
2
2009-10 Southend United League One 5
1
1
2009-10 Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League 1
2010-11 Doncaster Rovers FA Cup
2
2010-11 Doncaster Rovers League Championship 30
2
1
1
2010-11 Doncaster Rovers League Cup 1
2011-12 Doncaster Rovers League Championship 24
3
4
2011-12 Doncaster Rovers League Cup 2
2012-13 Middlesbrough FA Cup 1
2012-13 Middlesbrough League Championship 34
2
2012-13 Middlesbrough League Cup 4
2013-14 Middlesbrough FA Cup 1
2013-14 Middlesbrough League Championship 39
2
3
6
2013-14 Middlesbrough League Cup 1
2014-15 Middlesbrough FA Cup 2
2014-15 Middlesbrough League Championship 42
1
6
1
2014-15 Middlesbrough League Championship Play-Offs 3
1
2014-15 Middlesbrough League Cup 1
2015-16 Middlesbrough FA Cup 1
1
2015-16 Middlesbrough League Championship 39
1
1
2
2015-16 Middlesbrough League Cup 3
1
1
2016-17 Middlesbrough FA Cup 2
2016-17 Middlesbrough League Cup
1
2016-17 Middlesbrough Premier League 20
4
4
2017-18 Middlesbrough FA Cup 2
2017-18 Middlesbrough League Championship 29
4
2
10
2017-18 Middlesbrough League Championship Play-Offs 2
2
2017-18 Middlesbrough League Cup 2


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
07 Aug 2010 Preston North End v Doncaster Rovers W 0-2 League Championship
10 Aug 2010 Doncaster Rovers v Accrington Stanley L 1-2 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
14 Aug 2010 Doncaster Rovers v Bristol City D 1-1 League Championship
21 Aug 2010 Cardiff City v Doncaster Rovers L 4-0 League Championship
28 Aug 2010 Doncaster Rovers v Hull City W 3-1 League Championship
11 Sep 2010 Watford v Doncaster Rovers D 2-2 League Championship
14 Sep 2010 Doncaster Rovers v Norwich City W 3-1 League Championship
17 Sep 2010 Doncaster Rovers v Leeds United D 0-0 League Championship
25 Sep 2010 Queens Park Rangers v Doncaster Rovers L 3-0 League Championship
28 Sep 2010 Coventry City v Doncaster Rovers L 2-1 League Championship
02 Oct 2010 Doncaster Rovers v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Championship
16 Oct 2010 Scunthorpe United v Doncaster Rovers W 1-3 League Championship
08 Jan 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Reading L 0-3 League Championship
18 Jan 2011 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Doncaster Rovers L 5-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
25 Jan 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Barnsley L 0-2 League Championship
01 Feb 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Burnley W 1-0 League Championship
05 Feb 2011 Millwall v Doncaster Rovers L 1-0 League Championship
12 Feb 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Portsmouth L 0-2 League Championship
15 Feb 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Ipswich Town L 0-6 League Championship
19 Feb 2011 Swansea City v Doncaster Rovers L 3-0 League Championship
22 Feb 2011 Norwich City v Doncaster Rovers D 1-1 League Championship
26 Feb 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Watford D 1-1 League Championship
01 Mar 2011 Derby County v Doncaster Rovers W 1-3 League Championship
05 Mar 2011 Leeds United v Doncaster Rovers L 5-2 League Championship
08 Mar 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
12 Mar 2011 Nottingham Forest v Doncaster Rovers D 0-0 League Championship
19 Mar 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Queens Park Rangers L 0-1 League Championship
02 Apr 2011 Bristol City v Doncaster Rovers L 1-0 League Championship
09 Apr 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Cardiff City L 1-3 League Championship
12 Apr 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Preston North End D 1-1 League Championship
16 Apr 2011 Hull City v Doncaster Rovers L 3-1 League Championship
22 Apr 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Crystal Palace D 0-0 League Championship
25 Apr 2011 Barnsley v Doncaster Rovers D 2-2 League Championship
30 Apr 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Leicester City D 1-1 League Championship
06 Aug 2011 Brighton and Hove Albion v Doncaster Rovers L 2-1 League Championship
09 Aug 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Tranmere Rovers W 3-0 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
13 Aug 2011 Doncaster Rovers v West Ham United L 0-1 League Championship
16 Aug 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Nottingham Forest L 0-1 League Championship
20 Aug 2011 Derby County v Doncaster Rovers L 3-0 League Championship
23 Aug 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Leeds United L 1-2 League Cup 2nd round
27 Aug 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Bristol City D 1-1 League Championship
10 Sep 2011 Cardiff City v Doncaster Rovers L 2-0 League Championship
17 Sep 2011 Reading v Doncaster Rovers L 2-0 League Championship
24 Sep 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Crystal Palace W 1-0 League Championship
27 Sep 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Hull City D 1-1 League Championship
01 Oct 2011 Peterborough United v Doncaster Rovers W 1-2 League Championship
14 Oct 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Leeds United L 0-3 League Championship
18 Oct 2011 Blackpool v Doncaster Rovers L 2-1 League Championship
22 Oct 2011 Portsmouth v Doncaster Rovers L 3-1 League Championship
29 Oct 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
01 Nov 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Middlesbrough L 1-3 League Championship
05 Nov 2011 Ipswich Town v Doncaster Rovers W 2-3 League Championship
19 Nov 2011 Barnsley v Doncaster Rovers L 2-0 League Championship
03 Dec 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Southampton W 1-0 League Championship
10 Dec 2011 Birmingham City v Doncaster Rovers L 2-1 League Championship
02 Jan 2012 Doncaster Rovers v Barnsley W 2-0 League Championship
27 Mar 2012 Crystal Palace v Doncaster Rovers D 1-1 League Championship
30 Mar 2012 Doncaster Rovers v Birmingham City L 1-3 League Championship
09 Apr 2012 Doncaster Rovers v Burnley L 1-2 League Championship
14 Apr 2012 Doncaster Rovers v Portsmouth L 3-4 League Championship
17 Apr 2012 Middlesbrough v Doncaster Rovers D 0-0 League Championship
21 Apr 2012 Coventry City v Doncaster Rovers W 0-2 League Championship
28 Apr 2012 Doncaster Rovers v Ipswich Town L 2-3 League Championship


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