James Chester

Date of birth23 January 1989
Place of birthWarrington
NationalityWelsh
Weight75 kg
Height1.75 m
PositionDefender

A Manchester United academy product who enjoyed loan spells at Peterborough United, Plymouth Argyle and Carlisle United.

James Chester joined Hull City in January 2011 with a contract to June 2014 that was extended to June 2016 in June 2013.

He joined West Bromwich Albion in July 2015 with a four-year contract.

James joined Aston Villa in August 2016 with a four-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Manchester United 03 Jul 2007 07 Jan 2011
Peterborough United 02 Feb 2009 02 Mar 2009 L
Plymouth Argyle 19 Sep 2009 12 Oct 2009 L
Carlisle United 02 Aug 2010 03 Jan 2011 L
Hull City 07 Jan 2011 29 Jul 2015
West Bromwich Albion 29 Jul 2015 12 Aug 2016
Aston Villa 12 Aug 2016

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2008-09 Manchester United League Cup
1
2008-09 Peterborough United League One 5
1
2009-10 Plymouth Argyle League Championship 2
1
2010-11 Carlisle United FA Cup 2
1
2010-11 Carlisle United Johnstones Paint Trophy 2
1
1
1
2010-11 Carlisle United League Cup 1
2010-11 Carlisle United League One 18
2
1
2010-11 Hull City League Championship 21
1
3
2011-12 Hull City League Championship 44
2
7
2011-12 Hull City League Cup 1
2012-13 Hull City FA Cup 2
2012-13 Hull City League Championship 43
1
1
2
2012-13 Hull City League Cup 2
2013-14 Hull City FA Cup 4
1
1
2013-14 Hull City Premier League 22
2
1
2014-15 Hull City League Cup 1
2014-15 Hull City Premier League 23
2
5
1
2014-15 Hull City UEFA Europa League 4
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup 3
1
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 2
1
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 9
4
4
2016-17 Aston Villa FA Cup 1
2016-17 Aston Villa League Championship 45
3
6
2017-18 Aston Villa League Championship 46
4
4
2017-18 Aston Villa League Championship Play-Offs 3
1
2017-18 Aston Villa League Cup 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
20 Jan 2009 Manchester United v Derby County W 4-2
Agg: 4-3
League Cup 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
2013-14 Wales International Friendly 1
2014-15 Wales UEFA European Championship 5
1
2015-16 Wales International Friendly 4
2015-16 Wales UEFA European Championship 7
2
2016-17 Wales FIFA World Cup 6
2017-18 Wales China Cup 1
2017-18 Wales FIFA World Cup 4
1
2017-18 Wales International Friendly 3
2018-19 Wales International Friendly
1
2018-19 Wales UEFA Nations League 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
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
12 Jun 2015 Wales v Belgium W 1-0 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 International Friendly
26 Mar 2018 Wales v Uruguay L 0-1 China Cup
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


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