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Craig Gardner

Published: Monday 1 June 2009, 1.00CET
England
Published: Monday 1 June 2009, 1.00CET

Craig Gardner

England

U21 debut: 21.08.2007 v Romania
Qualifying Games
: 4 – Goals: 0

• Joined Villa as a trainee, turning professional in January 2005 and making his first-team debut in December that year.

• Versatile player who can play on right side of midfield and also at right-back; generally a substitute for Villa in 2008/09.

• Scored first goal for England U21s in friendly v Czech Republic in November 2008 (2-0).

Last updated: 08/06/09 23.59CET

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