James McArthur

Date of birth07 October 1987
Place of birthGlasgow
NationalityScottish
Weight73 kg
Height1.68 m
PositionMidfielder

McArthur joined Crystal Palace in September 2014 with a three-year contract for a club record fee, reported to be £7million.

His Palace contract was extended to June 2018 in July 2015.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Livingston 01 Jun 2004 22 Jul 2010
Wigan Athletic 22 Jul 2010 01 Sep 2014
Crystal Palace 01 Sep 2014

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2010-11 Wigan Athletic FA Cup 3
1
2010-11 Wigan Athletic League Cup 3
1
2010-11 Wigan Athletic Premier League 3
15
2011-12 Wigan Athletic FA Cup 1
2011-12 Wigan Athletic League Cup 1
2011-12 Wigan Athletic Premier League 18
13
3
4
2012-13 Wigan Athletic FA Cup 2
3
1
2012-13 Wigan Athletic League Cup 1
2012-13 Wigan Athletic Premier League 24
10
3
7
2013-14 Wigan Athletic FA Community Shield 1
1
2013-14 Wigan Athletic FA Cup 5
3
2013-14 Wigan Athletic League Championship 37
4
4
2
2013-14 Wigan Athletic League Championship Play-Offs 2
1
2013-14 Wigan Athletic UEFA Europa League 5
1
2014-15 Crystal Palace FA Cup 1
2014-15 Crystal Palace Premier League 29
3
2
6
2014-15 Wigan Athletic League Championship 5
1
1
2015-16 Crystal Palace FA Cup 1
1
1
2015-16 Crystal Palace League Cup 1
2015-16 Crystal Palace Premier League 26
2
2
5
2016-17 Crystal Palace FA Cup
1
2016-17 Crystal Palace League Cup 1
2016-17 Crystal Palace Premier League 24
5
5
5
2017-18 Crystal Palace FA Cup 1
2017-18 Crystal Palace League Cup 1
2
2017-18 Crystal Palace Premier League 27
6
5
5
2018-19 Crystal Palace FA Cup 1
1
2018-19 Crystal Palace Premier League 36
2
3
7
2019-20 Crystal Palace FA Cup
1
2019-20 Crystal Palace Premier League 37
7
2020-21 Crystal Palace Premier League 5
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
14 Aug 2010 Wigan Athletic v Blackpool L 0-4 Premier League
21 Aug 2010 Wigan Athletic v Chelsea L 0-6 Premier League
24 Aug 2010 Hartlepool United v Wigan Athletic W 0-3 League Cup 2nd round
28 Aug 2010 Tottenham Hotspur v Wigan Athletic W 0-1 Premier League
22 Sep 2010 Wigan Athletic v Preston North End W 2-1 League Cup 3rd round
20 Nov 2010 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic L 2-0 Premier League
30 Nov 2010 Arsenal v Wigan Athletic L 2-0 League Cup 5th round
11 Dec 2010 Everton v Wigan Athletic D 0-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2010 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 Premier League
29 Dec 2010 Wigan Athletic v Arsenal D 2-2 Premier League
02 Jan 2011 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United L 0-1 Premier League
05 Jan 2011 Bolton Wanderers v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 Premier League
08 Jan 2011 Hull City v Wigan Athletic W 2-3 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 2011 Wigan Athletic v Fulham D 1-1 Premier League
22 Jan 2011 Arsenal v Wigan Athletic L 3-0 Premier League
25 Jan 2011 Wigan Athletic v Aston Villa L 1-2 Premier League
29 Jan 2011 Bolton Wanderers v Wigan Athletic D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
05 Feb 2011 Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers W 4-3 Premier League
12 Feb 2011 Liverpool v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 Premier League
16 Feb 2011 Wigan Athletic v Bolton Wanderers L 0-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
26 Feb 2011 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United L 0-4 Premier League
30 Apr 2011 Wigan Athletic v Everton D 1-1 Premier League
07 May 2011 Aston Villa v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 Premier League
15 May 2011 Wigan Athletic v West Ham United W 3-2 Premier League
20 Aug 2011 Swansea City v Wigan Athletic D 0-0 Premier League
27 Aug 2011 Wigan Athletic v Queens Park Rangers W 2-0 Premier League
10 Sep 2011 Manchester City v Wigan Athletic L 3-0 Premier League
13 Sep 2011 Crystal Palace v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
24 Sep 2011 Wigan Athletic v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-2 Premier League
01 Oct 2011 Aston Villa v Wigan Athletic L 2-0 Premier League
22 Oct 2011 Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 Premier League
29 Oct 2011 Wigan Athletic v Fulham L 0-2 Premier League
06 Nov 2011 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Wigan Athletic L 3-1 Premier League
19 Nov 2011 Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers D 3-3 Premier League
26 Nov 2011 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 Premier League
03 Dec 2011 Wigan Athletic v Arsenal L 0-4 Premier League
10 Dec 2011 West Bromwich Albion v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 Premier League
26 Dec 2011 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic L 5-0 Premier League
07 Jan 2012 Swindon Town v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 2012 Wigan Athletic v Manchester City L 0-1 Premier League
21 Jan 2012 Queens Park Rangers v Wigan Athletic L 3-1 Premier League
31 Jan 2012 Tottenham Hotspur v Wigan Athletic L 3-1 Premier League
04 Feb 2012 Wigan Athletic v Everton D 1-1 Premier League
11 Feb 2012 Bolton Wanderers v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 Premier League
25 Feb 2012 Wigan Athletic v Aston Villa D 0-0 Premier League
03 Mar 2012 Wigan Athletic v Swansea City L 0-2 Premier League
11 Mar 2012 Norwich City v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 Premier League
17 Mar 2012 Wigan Athletic v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Premier League
24 Mar 2012 Liverpool v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 Premier League
31 Mar 2012 Wigan Athletic v Stoke City W 2-0 Premier League
07 Apr 2012 Chelsea v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
11 Apr 2012 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United W 1-0 Premier League
16 Apr 2012 Arsenal v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 Premier League
21 Apr 2012 Fulham v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
28 Apr 2012 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United W 4-0 Premier League
07 May 2012 Blackburn Rovers v Wigan Athletic W 0-1 Premier League
13 May 2012 Wigan Athletic v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-2 Premier League
19 Aug 2012 Wigan Athletic v Chelsea L 0-2 Premier League
25 Aug 2012 Southampton v Wigan Athletic W 0-2 Premier League
01 Sep 2012 Wigan Athletic v Stoke City D 2-2 Premier League
15 Sep 2012 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic L 4-0 Premier League
25 Sep 2012 West Ham United v Wigan Athletic W 1-4 League Cup 3rd round
29 Sep 2012 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 Premier League
06 Oct 2012 Wigan Athletic v Everton D 2-2 Premier League
20 Oct 2012 Swansea City v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
27 Oct 2012 Wigan Athletic v West Ham United W 2-1 Premier League
24 Nov 2012 Wigan Athletic v Reading W 3-2 Premier League
28 Nov 2012 Wigan Athletic v Manchester City L 0-2 Premier League
03 Dec 2012 Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic L 3-0 Premier League
08 Dec 2012 Wigan Athletic v Queens Park Rangers D 2-2 Premier League
15 Dec 2012 Norwich City v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
22 Dec 2012 Wigan Athletic v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2012 Everton v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 Premier League
29 Dec 2012 Aston Villa v Wigan Athletic W 0-3 Premier League
01 Jan 2013 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United L 0-4 Premier League
05 Jan 2013 Wigan Athletic v AFC Bournemouth D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2013 Fulham v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 Premier League
19 Jan 2013 Wigan Athletic v Sunderland L 2-3 Premier League
29 Jan 2013 Stoke City v Wigan Athletic D 2-2 Premier League
02 Feb 2013 Wigan Athletic v Southampton D 2-2 Premier League
09 Feb 2013 Chelsea v Wigan Athletic L 4-1 Premier League
17 Feb 2013 Huddersfield Town v Wigan Athletic W 1-4 FA Cup 5th round
23 Feb 2013 Reading v Wigan Athletic W 0-3 Premier League
02 Mar 2013 Wigan Athletic v Liverpool L 0-4 Premier League
09 Mar 2013 Everton v Wigan Athletic W 0-3 FA Cup 6th round
17 Mar 2013 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United W 2-1 Premier League
30 Mar 2013 Wigan Athletic v Norwich City W 1-0 Premier League
07 Apr 2013 Queens Park Rangers v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 Premier League
13 Apr 2013 Millwall v Wigan Athletic W 0-2 FA Cup Semi-final
17 Apr 2013 Manchester City v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 Premier League
20 Apr 2013 West Ham United v Wigan Athletic L 2-0 Premier League
27 Apr 2013 Wigan Athletic v Tottenham Hotspur D 2-2 Premier League
04 May 2013 West Bromwich Albion v Wigan Athletic W 2-3 Premier League
07 May 2013 Wigan Athletic v Swansea City L 2-3 Premier League
11 May 2013 Manchester City v Wigan Athletic W 0-1 FA Cup Final
14 May 2013 Arsenal v Wigan Athletic L 4-1 Premier League
19 May 2013 Wigan Athletic v Aston Villa D 2-2 Premier League
03 Aug 2013 Barnsley v Wigan Athletic W 0-4 League Championship
11 Aug 2013 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic L 2-0 FA Community Shield
17 Aug 2013 AFC Bournemouth v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 League Championship
25 Aug 2013 Wigan Athletic v Middlesbrough D 2-2 League Championship
31 Aug 2013 Wigan Athletic v Nottingham Forest W 2-1 League Championship
19 Sep 2013 SV Zulte Waregem v Wigan Athletic D 0-0 UEFA Europa League Group D
22 Sep 2013 Wigan Athletic v Ipswich Town W 2-0 League Championship
28 Sep 2013 Watford v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 League Championship
03 Oct 2013 Wigan Athletic v NK Maribor W 3-1 UEFA Europa League Group D
06 Oct 2013 Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 League Championship
19 Oct 2013 Blackpool v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 League Championship
27 Oct 2013 Charlton Athletic v Wigan Athletic D 0-0 League Championship
30 Oct 2013 Wigan Athletic v Queens Park Rangers D 0-0 League Championship
07 Nov 2013 Rubin Kazan v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 UEFA Europa League Group D
10 Nov 2013 Yeovil Town v Wigan Athletic W 0-1 League Championship
28 Nov 2013 Wigan Athletic v SV Zulte Waregem L 1-2 UEFA Europa League Group D
01 Dec 2013 Wigan Athletic v Derby County L 1-3 League Championship
04 Dec 2013 Leeds United v Wigan Athletic L 2-0 League Championship
07 Dec 2013 Millwall v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 League Championship
12 Dec 2013 NK Maribor v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 UEFA Europa League Group D
15 Dec 2013 Wigan Athletic v Bolton Wanderers W 3-2 League Championship
21 Dec 2013 Reading v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 League Championship
26 Dec 2013 Wigan Athletic v Birmingham City D 0-0 League Championship
29 Dec 2013 Wigan Athletic v Burnley D 0-0 League Championship
01 Jan 2014 Derby County v Wigan Athletic W 0-1 League Championship
04 Jan 2014 Wigan Athletic v Milton Keynes Dons D 3-3 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 2014 Wigan Athletic v AFC Bournemouth W 3-0 League Championship
14 Jan 2014 Milton Keynes Dons v Wigan Athletic W 1-3 FA Cup 3rd round replay
18 Jan 2014 Doncaster Rovers v Wigan Athletic L 3-0 League Championship
25 Jan 2014 Wigan Athletic v Crystal Palace W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
28 Jan 2014 Middlesbrough v Wigan Athletic D 0-0 League Championship
01 Feb 2014 Wigan Athletic v Charlton Athletic W 2-1 League Championship
08 Feb 2014 Huddersfield Town v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 League Championship
11 Feb 2014 Sheffield Wednesday v Wigan Athletic W 0-3 League Championship
18 Feb 2014 Wigan Athletic v Barnsley W 2-0 League Championship
22 Feb 2014 Brighton and Hove Albion v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 League Championship
01 Mar 2014 Nottingham Forest v Wigan Athletic W 1-4 League Championship
09 Mar 2014 Manchester City v Wigan Athletic W 1-2 FA Cup 6th round
12 Mar 2014 Wigan Athletic v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Championship
15 Mar 2014 Ipswich Town v Wigan Athletic W 1-3 League Championship
18 Mar 2014 Wigan Athletic v Yeovil Town D 3-3 League Championship
22 Mar 2014 Wigan Athletic v Watford W 2-1 League Championship
25 Mar 2014 Queens Park Rangers v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 League Championship
29 Mar 2014 Bolton Wanderers v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 League Championship
01 Apr 2014 Wigan Athletic v Leicester City D 2-2 League Championship
05 Apr 2014 Wigan Athletic v Leeds United W 1-0 League Championship
08 Apr 2014 Wigan Athletic v Millwall L 0-1 League Championship
12 Apr 2014 Arsenal v Wigan Athletic L 1-1 (2-4) FA Cup Semi-final
18 Apr 2014 Wigan Athletic v Reading W 3-0 League Championship
21 Apr 2014 Burnley v Wigan Athletic L 2-0 League Championship
26 Apr 2014 Wigan Athletic v Blackpool L 0-2 League Championship
29 Apr 2014 Birmingham City v Wigan Athletic W 0-1 League Championship
09 May 2014 Wigan Athletic v Queens Park Rangers D 0-0 League Championship Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
12 May 2014 Queens Park Rangers v Wigan Athletic L 2-1
Agg: 2-1
League Championship Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg
09 Aug 2014 Wigan Athletic v Reading D 2-2 League Championship
16 Aug 2014 Charlton Athletic v Wigan Athletic L 2-1 League Championship
19 Aug 2014 Cardiff City v Wigan Athletic L 1-0 League Championship
23 Aug 2014 Wigan Athletic v Blackpool W 1-0 League Championship
30 Aug 2014 Wigan Athletic v Birmingham City W 4-0 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
2010-11 Scotland International Friendly 1
1
2010-11 Scotland Nations Cup 1
1
1
2011-12 Scotland International Friendly 2
1
2012-13 Scotland FIFA World Cup 4
1
2012-13 Scotland International Friendly
1
2013-14 Scotland FIFA World Cup
2
2013-14 Scotland International Friendly
1
2014-15 Scotland International Friendly 2
2014-15 Scotland UEFA European Championship
3
2015-16 Scotland International Friendly 2
2015-16 Scotland UEFA European Championship 1
1
1
2016-17 Scotland FIFA World Cup 1
3
1
1
2017-18 Scotland FIFA World Cup 3
1
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
16 Nov 2010 Scotland v Faroe Islands W 3-0 International Friendly
09 Feb 2011 Northern Ireland v Scotland W 0-3 Nations Cup
27 Mar 2011 Scotland v Brazil L 0-2 International Friendly
25 May 2011 Wales v Scotland W 1-3 Nations Cup
11 Nov 2011 Cyprus v Scotland W 1-2 International Friendly
29 Feb 2012 Slovenia v Scotland D 1-1 International Friendly
26 May 2012 USA v Scotland L 5-1 International Friendly
16 Oct 2012 Belgium v Scotland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
06 Feb 2013 Scotland v Estonia W 1-0 International Friendly
22 Mar 2013 Scotland v Wales L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
26 Mar 2013 Serbia v Scotland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
07 Jun 2013 Croatia v Scotland W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
10 Sep 2013 FYR Macedonia v Scotland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
15 Oct 2013 Scotland v Croatia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
19 Nov 2013 Norway v Scotland W 0-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2014 Germany v Scotland L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group D
11 Oct 2014 Scotland v Georgia W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group D
25 Mar 2015 Scotland v Northern Ireland W 1-0 International Friendly
05 Jun 2015 Scotland v Qatar W 1-0 International Friendly
13 Jun 2015 Republic of Ireland v Scotland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group D
07 Sep 2015 Scotland v Germany L 2-3 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group D
08 Oct 2015 Scotland v Poland D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group D
29 May 2016 Italy v Scotland L 1-0 International Friendly
04 Jun 2016 France v Scotland L 3-0 International Friendly
08 Oct 2016 Scotland v Lithuania D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
11 Oct 2016 Slovakia v Scotland L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
11 Nov 2016 England v Scotland L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
10 Jun 2017 Scotland v England D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
01 Sep 2017 Lithuania v Scotland W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
04 Sep 2017 Scotland v Malta W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
05 Oct 2017 Scotland v Slovakia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
08 Oct 2017 Slovenia v Scotland D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group F


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