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Aaron Ramsey

Aaron Ramsey

Clubs: Cardiff FC, Arsenal FC, Nottingham Forest FC (loan)

• Widely hailed as the future of Welsh football, Ramsey became Cardiff's youngest first-team debutant in April 2007, aged 16 years and 124 days, eclipsing the previous record held by John Toshack.

• Ended his first full season by playing in the FA Cup final against Portsmouth FC, becoming the second youngest participant in English football's greatest showpiece.

• Chose to join Arsenal despite approaches from other top English clubs and made his competitive debut on 13 August 2008 in a UEFA Champions League qualifier against FC Twente; his first goal for the club also came in Europe, in a 5-2 win at Fenerbahçe SK two months later.

• Capped repeatedly at youth and Under-21 level by Wales, starring in the qualifying tournament for the 2009 UEFA European Under-21 Championship (scored in the play-off against England).

• Made his senior international debut in a friendly against Denmark in November 2008 (1-0) and struck his first goal in Wales' final 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifier, a 2-0 defeat of Liechtenstein.

• Suffered a broken leg during a league game against Stoke City FC on 27 February 2010 which kept him out of action until the following November, when he made four appearances on loan to Notts Forest.

Last updated: 26/01/11 19.57CET

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UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Aaron Ramsey
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 26/12/1990 (23)
  • Country: Wales
  • Squad number: 16
  • Club: Arsenal ( ENG)

  • Height: 177cm
  • Weight: 70kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2014/15
    • UEFA European Football Championship 2014/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Third qualifying round)
    13/08/08: Twente 0-2 Arsenal
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Elite round)
    23/03/06: Moldova 3-3 Wales

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Wales62
Wales U-21112
Wales U-1780
Total254

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Arsenal368
Total368
Last updated: 17/09/2014 01:11 CET
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