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Chris Smalling

Chris Smalling

Clubs: Maidstone United FC, Fulham FC, Manchester United FC

• His displays in the centre of defence for Maidstone caught the eye of Fulham, who moved quickly to sign him in June 2008 on a three-year deal; promoted to the first team for the final Premier League game of 2008/09, featuring as a late substitute against Everton FC (0-2).

• A first start soon followed, in a 1-1 draw away to PFC CSKA Sofia on Matchday 1 of the 2009/10 UEFA Europa League; made four appearances in the competition – all in the group stage – as Fulham reached the final in Hamburg.

• A month after his first league start, during which he scored a decisive own goal versus Chelsea FC on 28 December 2009 (1-2), he agreed terms with Manchester United on a reported €12m transfer to Old Trafford but remained with Fulham until the end of the campaign.

• Played a key role in helping England qualify for the 2011 UEFA European Under-21 Championship finals in Denmark, scoring the winner in the first leg of the play-off against Romania (2-1) in October 2010; called into the senior squad for the first time for a friendly with France a month later but was unused, before making his debut in a UEFA EURO 2012 qualifier against Bulgaria on 2 September 2011.

• Featured in nine UEFA Champions League matches in 2010/11 as United reached the final, and 16 in the club's Premier League title-winning campaign.

• Appeared 15 times in the Premier League as United reclaimed the title in 2012/13.

UEFA honours
UEFA Champions League:
 runner-up 2011

Last updated: 03/07/13 15.48CET

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Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 01/03/2015 02:59 CET
22.03.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundSan MarinoSan Marino0-8EnglandEngland9000
26.03.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundMontenegroMontenegro1-1EnglandEngland9000
15.10.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundEnglandEngland2-0PolandPoland9000
24.06.2014FIFA World CupFinal tournament - Group stageCosta RicaCosta Rica0-0EnglandEngland9000
16.08.2014English Premier LeagueMan. UnitedMan. United1-2SwanseaSwansea9000
24.08.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-1Man. UnitedMan. United4400
21.09.2014English Premier LeagueLeicesterLeicester5-3Man. UnitedMan. United6000
26.10.2014English Premier LeagueMan. UnitedMan. United1-1ChelseaChelsea9000
02.11.2014English Premier LeagueMan. CityMan. City1-0Man. UnitedMan. United3900
15.11.2014UEFA EUROQualifying roundEnglandEngland3-1SloveniaSlovenia100
18.11.2014Friendlies 2014-16Final tournament - Group stageScotlandScotland1-3EnglandEngland9000
22.11.2014English Premier LeagueArsenalArsenal1-2Man. UnitedMan. United9000
29.11.2014English Premier LeagueMan. UnitedMan. United3-0HullHull9010
02.12.2014English Premier LeagueMan. UnitedMan. United2-1StokeStoke9000
08.12.2014English Premier LeagueSouthamptonSouthampton1-2Man. UnitedMan. United1800
28.12.2014English Premier LeagueTottenhamTottenham0-0Man. UnitedMan. United1800
01.01.2015English Premier LeagueStokeStoke1-1Man. UnitedMan. United9000
04.01.2015English FA CupThird roundYeovilYeovil0-2Man. UnitedMan. United9000
11.01.2015English Premier LeagueMan. UnitedMan. United0-1SouthamptonSouthampton9000
03.02.2015English FA CupFourth round - ReplayMan. UnitedMan. United3-0Cambridge UnitedCambridge United9000
08.02.2015English Premier LeagueWest HamWest Ham1-1Man. UnitedMan. United100
11.02.2015English Premier LeagueMan. UnitedMan. United3-1BurnleyBurnley8520
16.02.2015English FA CupPlay-offsPrestonPreston1-3Man. UnitedMan. United9000
28.02.2015English Premier LeagueMan. UnitedMan. United2-0SunderlandSunderland9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Chris Smalling
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 22/11/1989 (24)
  • Country: England
  • Squad number: 12
  • Club: Man. United ( ENG)

  • Height: 194cm
  • Weight: 90kg

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Group stage)
    17/09/09: CSKA Sofia 1-1 Fulham
  • National team: UEFA European Under-21 Championship (Qualifying round)
    14/11/09: England 1-0 Portugal

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
England30
England U-21101
Total131

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Man. United221
Total221
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Man. United30
Fulham40
Total70
Last updated: 16/11/2014 01:16 CET
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