Karl Henry

Date of birth26 November 1982
Place of birthWolverhampton
NationalityEnglish
Weight69 kg
Height1.85 m
PositionMidfielder

The captain of Stoke City's Under-19 academy team, Karl Henry stepped up to make his debut in senior football when he came off the subs' bench for the final 20 minutes of the LDV Vans Trophy tie against Walsall.

A talented midfield player, he is comfortable on the ball and has the vision to open up defences.

Having signed an extension to his contract during the 2000-01 season, he went on to make his debut for England Under-18s against Switzerland at the end of May 2001.

Karl signed a new one-year contract in May 2004 which was extended to June 2006 in September 2004.

His Wolverhampton Wanderers contract was extended to June 2011 in October 2007, to June 2013 in May 2009, to June 2014 in January 2011 and to June 2016 in August 2012 before he was made available for transfer in June 2013.

Karl joined Queens Park Rangers in July 2013 with a two-year contract that was extended to June 2016 in July 2015 and to June 2017 in June 2016.

He joined Bolton Wanderers in September 2017 with a contract to June 2018.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Stoke City 30 Nov 1999 30 Jun 2006
Cheltenham Town 13 Jan 2004 05 Mar 2004 L
Wolverhampton Wanderers 01 Aug 2006 23 Jul 2013
Queens Park Rangers 23 Jul 2013 30 Jun 2017
Bolton Wanderers 25 Sep 2017 30 Jun 2018

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Stoke City LDV Vans Trophy
1
2001-02 Stoke City FA Cup 2
2001-02 Stoke City LDV Vans Trophy 1
2001-02 Stoke City League Cup 1
2001-02 Stoke City League Division 2 9
15
2
2002-03 Stoke City FA Cup 2
1
2002-03 Stoke City League Cup
1
2002-03 Stoke City League Division 1 15
3
1
1
2003-04 Cheltenham Town League Division 3 8
1
1
2003-04 Stoke City League Cup 1
2003-04 Stoke City League Division 1 14
6
4
2004-05 Stoke City FA Cup
1
2004-05 Stoke City League Championship 14
20
3
2004-05 Stoke City League Cup 1
1
2005-06 Stoke City FA Cup 3
1
2005-06 Stoke City League Championship 11
13
1
2005-06 Stoke City League Cup 1
2006-07 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 3
2006-07 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Championship 34
3
6
2006-07 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup
1
2007-08 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 2
1
2007-08 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Championship 38
2
3
7
2007-08 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup 2
1
2008-09 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 2
2008-09 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Championship 42
1
12
2008-09 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup 2
2009-10 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 3
1
2009-10 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup 1
2009-10 Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League 34
6
1
2010-11 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 2
2010-11 Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League 28
1
8
1
2011-12 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 1
2011-12 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup
1
2011-12 Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League 30
1
6
1
2012-13 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 1
2012-13 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Championship 36
3
7
1
2012-13 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup 1
1
2013-14 Queens Park Rangers FA Cup 1
2013-14 Queens Park Rangers League Championship 17
10
1
2
2013-14 Queens Park Rangers League Championship Play-Offs
1
2014-15 Queens Park Rangers FA Cup 1
2014-15 Queens Park Rangers League Cup 1
2014-15 Queens Park Rangers Premier League 27
6
8
2015-16 Queens Park Rangers League Championship 36
2
1
6
2015-16 Queens Park Rangers League Cup
1
2016-17 Queens Park Rangers League Championship 13
1
3
1
2016-17 Queens Park Rangers League Cup 1
1
2017-18 Bolton Wanderers League Championship 33
1
13


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 Feb 2001 Stoke City v Walsall W 4-0 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - northern section
22 Aug 2001 Stoke City v Oldham Athletic L 0-0 (5-6) League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
08 Sep 2001 Stoke City v Huddersfield Town D 1-1 League Division 2
22 Sep 2001 Bury v Stoke City W 0-1 League Division 2
26 Sep 2001 Stoke City v Colchester United W 3-0 League Division 2
29 Sep 2001 Stoke City v AFC Bournemouth W 2-0 League Division 2
16 Oct 2001 Blackpool v Stoke City L 3-2 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - northern section
23 Oct 2001 Chesterfield v Stoke City W 1-2 League Division 2
27 Oct 2001 Stoke City v Bristol City W 1-0 League Division 2
03 Nov 2001 Swindon Town v Stoke City W 0-3 League Division 2
06 Nov 2001 Blackpool v Stoke City D 2-2 League Division 2
12 Dec 2001 Stoke City v Halifax Town W 3-0 FA Cup 2nd round replay
26 Dec 2001 Tranmere Rovers v Stoke City D 2-2 League Division 2
29 Dec 2001 Huddersfield Town v Stoke City D 0-0 League Division 2
01 Jan 2002 Stoke City v Blackpool W 2-0 League Division 2
05 Jan 2002 Stoke City v Everton L 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2002 Northampton Town v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division 2
22 Jan 2002 Cardiff City v Stoke City L 2-0 League Division 2
26 Jan 2002 Stoke City v Wigan Athletic D 2-2 League Division 2
29 Jan 2002 Peterborough United v Stoke City W 1-2 League Division 2
02 Feb 2002 AFC Bournemouth v Stoke City L 3-1 League Division 2
06 Feb 2002 Stoke City v Cambridge United W 5-0 League Division 2
10 Feb 2002 Stoke City v Port Vale L 0-1 League Division 2
16 Feb 2002 Notts County v Stoke City D 0-0 League Division 2
23 Feb 2002 Reading v Stoke City L 1-0 League Division 2
16 Mar 2002 Stoke City v Peterborough United W 1-0 League Division 2
23 Mar 2002 Stoke City v Chesterfield W 1-0 League Division 2
13 Apr 2002 Stoke City v Wrexham W 1-0 League Division 2
20 Apr 2002 Bristol City v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division 2
10 Aug 2002 Sheffield Wednesday v Stoke City D 0-0 League Division 1
14 Aug 2002 Stoke City v Leicester City L 0-1 League Division 1
17 Aug 2002 Stoke City v Bradford City W 2-1 League Division 1
24 Aug 2002 Preston North End v Stoke City L 4-3 League Division 1
26 Aug 2002 Stoke City v Norwich City D 1-1 League Division 1
31 Aug 2002 Derby County v Stoke City L 2-0 League Division 1
10 Sep 2002 Bury v Stoke City L 1-0 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
17 Sep 2002 Brighton and Hove Albion v Stoke City W 1-2 League Division 1
22 Sep 2002 Stoke City v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Division 1
25 Sep 2002 Stoke City v Nottingham Forest D 2-2 League Division 1
28 Sep 2002 Reading v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division 1
05 Oct 2002 Stoke City v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Division 1
30 Oct 2002 Stoke City v Watford L 1-2 League Division 1
16 Nov 2002 Portsmouth v Stoke City L 3-0 League Division 1
30 Nov 2002 Gillingham v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division 1
14 Dec 2002 Stoke City v Portsmouth D 1-1 League Division 1
21 Dec 2002 Wimbledon v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division 1
26 Dec 2002 Bradford City v Stoke City L 4-2 League Division 1
04 Jan 2003 Stoke City v Wigan Athletic W 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round
26 Jan 2003 Stoke City v AFC Bournemouth W 3-0 FA Cup 4th round
16 Feb 2003 Stoke City v Chelsea L 0-2 FA Cup 5th round
22 Feb 2003 Nottingham Forest v Stoke City L 6-0 League Division 1
19 Aug 2003 Stoke City v Rochdale W 2-1 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
23 Aug 2003 Walsall v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division 1
27 Sep 2003 West Bromwich Albion v Stoke City L 1-0 League Division 1
30 Sep 2003 Rotherham United v Stoke City L 3-0 League Division 1
14 Oct 2003 Wigan Athletic v Stoke City L 2-1 League Division 1
18 Oct 2003 Ipswich Town v Stoke City L 1-0 League Division 1
25 Oct 2003 Stoke City v Crewe Alexandra D 1-1 League Division 1
01 Nov 2003 Stoke City v Sheffield United D 2-2 League Division 1
28 Dec 2003 Burnley v Stoke City W 0-1 League Division 1
06 Mar 2004 Stoke City v Watford W 3-1 League Division 1
13 Mar 2004 Reading v Stoke City D 0-0 League Division 1
16 Mar 2004 Sunderland v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division 1
27 Mar 2004 Norwich City v Stoke City L 1-0 League Division 1
03 Apr 2004 Stoke City v Coventry City W 1-0 League Division 1
10 Apr 2004 Nottingham Forest v Stoke City D 0-0 League Division 1
12 Apr 2004 Stoke City v Rotherham United L 0-2 League Division 1
17 Apr 2004 Sheffield United v Stoke City W 0-1 League Division 1
24 Apr 2004 Stoke City v West Ham United L 0-2 League Division 1
01 May 2004 Bradford City v Stoke City W 0-2 League Division 1
04 May 2004 Stoke City v West Bromwich Albion W 4-1 League Division 1
09 May 2004 Stoke City v Gillingham D 0-0 League Division 1
08 Aug 2004 Stoke City v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Championship
10 Aug 2004 Sheffield United v Stoke City D 0-0 League Championship
14 Aug 2004 Rotherham United v Stoke City D 1-1 League Championship
21 Aug 2004 Stoke City v Gillingham W 2-0 League Championship
24 Aug 2004 Oldham Athletic v Stoke City L 2-1 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
28 Aug 2004 Cardiff City v Stoke City W 0-1 League Championship
11 Sep 2004 Preston North End v Stoke City L 3-0 League Championship
14 Sep 2004 Stoke City v Ipswich Town W 3-2 League Championship
18 Sep 2004 Stoke City v Nottingham Forest D 0-0 League Championship
25 Sep 2004 Burnley v Stoke City D 2-2 League Championship
02 Oct 2004 Stoke City v Queens Park Rangers L 0-1 League Championship
16 Oct 2004 Stoke City v Reading L 0-1 League Championship
19 Oct 2004 West Ham United v Stoke City L 2-0 League Championship
30 Oct 2004 Stoke City v Millwall W 1-0 League Championship
02 Nov 2004 Stoke City v Wigan Athletic L 0-1 League Championship
20 Nov 2004 Plymouth Argyle v Stoke City D 0-0 League Championship
04 Dec 2004 Watford v Stoke City W 0-1 League Championship
11 Dec 2004 Stoke City v Coventry City W 1-0 League Championship
26 Dec 2004 Stoke City v Preston North End D 0-0 League Championship
28 Dec 2004 Ipswich Town v Stoke City L 1-0 League Championship
01 Jan 2005 Nottingham Forest v Stoke City L 1-0 League Championship
03 Jan 2005 Stoke City v Burnley L 0-1 League Championship
09 Jan 2005 Arsenal v Stoke City L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
05 Feb 2005 Wigan Athletic v Stoke City W 0-1 League Championship
19 Feb 2005 Millwall v Stoke City W 0-1 League Championship
22 Feb 2005 Stoke City v Leicester City W 3-2 League Championship
05 Mar 2005 Stoke City v Brighton and Hove Albion W 2-0 League Championship
12 Mar 2005 Stoke City v Sheffield United W 2-0 League Championship
19 Mar 2005 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Stoke City D 1-1 League Championship
02 Apr 2005 Stoke City v Rotherham United L 1-2 League Championship
05 Apr 2005 Stoke City v Cardiff City L 1-3 League Championship
16 Apr 2005 Stoke City v Plymouth Argyle W 2-0 League Championship
19 Apr 2005 Stoke City v West Ham United L 0-1 League Championship
23 Apr 2005 Crewe Alexandra v Stoke City W 0-2 League Championship
30 Apr 2005 Stoke City v Watford L 0-1 League Championship
08 May 2005 Sunderland v Stoke City L 1-0 League Championship
06 Aug 2005 Stoke City v Sheffield Wednesday D 0-0 League Championship
13 Aug 2005 Millwall v Stoke City W 0-1 League Championship
20 Aug 2005 Stoke City v Luton Town W 2-1 League Championship
23 Aug 2005 Mansfield Town v Stoke City L 1-1 (0-3) League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
27 Aug 2005 Crystal Palace v Stoke City L 2-0 League Championship
29 Aug 2005 Stoke City v Norwich City W 3-1 League Championship
13 Sep 2005 Hull City v Stoke City W 0-1 League Championship
01 Oct 2005 Plymouth Argyle v Stoke City L 2-1 League Championship
18 Oct 2005 Stoke City v Crewe Alexandra W 2-0 League Championship
02 Nov 2005 Coventry City v Stoke City W 1-2 League Championship
05 Nov 2005 Stoke City v Brighton and Hove Albion W 3-0 League Championship
19 Nov 2005 Crewe Alexandra v Stoke City W 1-2 League Championship
22 Nov 2005 Stoke City v Derby County L 1-2 League Championship
26 Nov 2005 Sheffield Wednesday v Stoke City W 0-2 League Championship
03 Dec 2005 Stoke City v Queens Park Rangers L 1-2 League Championship
09 Dec 2005 Stoke City v Leicester City W 3-2 League Championship
17 Dec 2005 Luton Town v Stoke City W 2-3 League Championship
31 Dec 2005 Sheffield United v Stoke City L 2-1 League Championship
02 Jan 2006 Stoke City v Ipswich Town D 2-2 League Championship
07 Jan 2006 Stoke City v Tamworth D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 2006 Watford v Stoke City L 1-0 League Championship
17 Jan 2006 Tamworth v Stoke City W 1-1 (5-4) FA Cup 3rd round replay
21 Jan 2006 Stoke City v Hull City L 0-3 League Championship
28 Jan 2006 Stoke City v Walsall W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
04 Feb 2006 Stoke City v Preston North End D 0-0 League Championship
11 Feb 2006 Cardiff City v Stoke City L 3-0 League Championship
17 Apr 2006 Reading v Stoke City L 3-1 League Championship
22 Apr 2006 Stoke City v Coventry City L 0-1 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
2000-01 England Under-18 1
2001-02 England Under-20
2


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
30 May 2001 Switzerland v England D 0-0 U18
13 Mar 2002 England v Finland W 3-0 Under-20
10 Apr 2002 Portugal v England L 2-0 Under-20


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