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Owen Hargreaves

FC FC Bayern, München eV AG, Manchester United FC

42 caps, 0 goals

P 42 W 23 D 11 L 8 F 75: A 36
*(actual F 42: A 23)

68% successful

2001-08

disciplined: 3
captaincies:
none

minutes played:
2052

Profile

Full name Owen Lee Hargreaves (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 20 January 1981, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. To Colin (born in England) and Margaret (born in Wales). Attended Lord Beaverbrook High School, Calgary
Height/Weight 5'11", 11st 9lbs [2007].

Source

Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2007]

Biographies

Owen Hargreaves: The Biography of Manchester United's Midfield Maestro - Owen Hargreaves (John Blake Publishing, 2008)

Club Career

Club(s) Joined FC FC Bayern, München eV AG as a 15 year-old from Calgary Foothills. Played 145 Bundesliga matches, scoring five goals, before joining Manchester United FC on 31 May 2007, effective from 1 July 2007 for about �17 million. His United career was plagued by injury, and after only 27 Premier League matches, scoring twice, he was realeased by United on 11 May 2011. After proving his fitness, he signed a years contract with rivals Manchester City FC on 31 August 2011. He was released at the end of the season.
Club honours Bundesliga Champions 2000-01, 2002-03, 2004-05, 2005-06; UEFA European Champions' League winners 2000-01, 2007-08; Intercontinental Cup winners 2001; UEFA Super Cup runner-up 2001; DFB-Pokal winner 2002-03, 2004-05, 2005-06; DFB-Ligapokal winners 2004; FA Premier League Champions 2007-08, 2011-12;
Individual honours Bravo Award 2001;
Distinctions None

Source

Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2004]

England Career

Player number 1111th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Midfielder
First match No. 781, 15 August 2001, England 0 Netherlands 2, friendly match at White Hart Lane, Tottenham, London, substitute (ht), aged 20 years 207 days.
Last match No. 863, 28 May 2008, England 2 USA 0, a friendly match, at the National Stadium, Wembley, aged 27 years 128 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 2002, 2006, European Championship Finals 2004.
Team honours None
Individual honours England Player of the Year 2006. Fans Player of the Tournament for World Cup Finals 2006. England B (one appearance), England U21 (3 appearances).
Distinctions By virtue of his father coming from Bolton, Hargreaves was eligible to play for England. He was born in Canada. He could also play for Wales due to his mother's country of birth and by 2002 would have been eligible for Germany due to residential rights.

 

Owen Hargreaves - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
68 42 23 17 25 3 2052 0 0 min 0 None 3
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Owen Hargreaves - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 18 12 3 3 42 14 +28 2 8 2.333 0.778 75.0 +9
Away 15 7 4 4 21 15 +6 4 4 1.40 1.00 60.0 +3
Neutral 9 4 4 1 12 7 +5 1 5 1.333 0.778 66.7 +3
All 42 23 11 8 75 36 +39 7 17 1.786 0.857 67.9 +15

 

Owen Hargreaves - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Red - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All 42 23 11 8 75 36 +39 7 17 1.786 0.857 67.9 +15

 

Owen Hargreaves - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

6 5 0 1 14 3 +11 1 3 2.333 0.50 83.3 +4
WCF 6 3 3 0 6 3 +3 1 4 1.00 0.50 75.0 +3
World Cup 12 8 3 1 20 6 +14 2 7 1.667 0.50 79.2 +7

ECP

8 7 1 0 17 3 +14 1 5 2.125 0.375 93.8 +7
ECF 3 1 1 1 6 4 +2 0 1 2.00 1.333 50.0 =0
European Championship 11 8 2 1 23 7 +16 1 6 2.091 0.636 81.8 +7
Minor Tournament 2 1 1 0 7 2 +5 0 0 3.500 1.00 75.0 +1
Friendly 17 6 5 6 25 21 +4 4 4 1.471 1.235 50.0 =0
All 42 23 11 8 75 36 +39 7 17 1.786 0.857 67.9 +15

 

Owen Hargreaves - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 2000-02 1 1 0 0 5 1 +4 0 0 5.00 1.00 100.0 +1
WCP 2004-06 5 4 0 1 9 2 +7 1 3 1.80 0.40 80.0 +3
WCP All 6 5 0 1 14 3 +11 1 3 2.333 0.50 83.3 +4
World Cup Final Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCF 2002 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 0 1 1.00 0.50 75.0 +1
WCF 2006 4 2 2 0 4 2 +2 1 3 1.00 0.50 75.0 +2
WCF All 6 3 3 0 6 3 +3 1 4 1.00 0.50 75.0 +3
World Cup Preliminary Competitions and Final Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 2000-02 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 1 2.333 0.667 83.3 +2
WC 2004-06 9 6 2 1 13 4 +9 2 6 1.444 0.444 77.8 +5
WC All 12 8 3 1 20 6 +14 2 7 1.667 0.50 79.2 +7
European Championship Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECP 2002-04 4 4 0 0 8 3 +5 0 1 2.00 0.75 100.0 +4
ECP 2006-08 4 3 1 0 9 0 +9 1 4 2.25 0.00 87.5 +3
ECP All 8 7 1 0 17 3 +14 1 5 2.125 0.375 93.8 +7
European Championship Final Tournament
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECF 2004 3 1 1 1 6 4 +2 0 1 2.00 1.333 50.0 =0
ECF All 3 1 1 1 6 4 +2 0 1 2.00 1.333 50.0 =0
European Championship Preliminary Competitions and Final Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
EC 2002-04 7 5 1 1 14 7 +7 0 2 2.00 1.00 78.6 +4
EC 2006-08 4 3 1 0 9 0 +9 1 4 2.25 0.00 87.5 +3
EC All 11 8 2 1 23 7 +16 1 6 2.091 0.636 81.8 +7
Minor Tournaments and Cups
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
FA Summer Tournament 2004 2 1 1 0 7 2 +5 0 0 3.50 1.00 75.0 +1
Minor T/C All 2 1 1 0 7 2 +5 0 0 3.50 1.00 75.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 12 8 3 1 20 6 +14 2 7 1.667 0.50 79.2 +7
EC 9 7 1 1 20 7 +13 0 4 2.222 0.778 83.3 +6
Minor T/C 2 1 1 0 7 2 +5 0 0 3.50 1.00 75.0 +1
All 23 16 5 2 47 15 +32 2 11 2.043 0.652 80.4 +14

 

Owen Hargreaves - Match History
 Club: F.C. FC Bayern, München eV A.G. - 39 full caps

Coach: Sven-Göran Eriksson - 34 full capsx

Age 20
1 781 15 August 2001 - England 0 Netherlands 2, White Hart Lane, Tottenham, London Fr HL Start off ht 11
0-2 when substituted
2 782 1 September 2001 - Germany 1 England 5, Olympiastadion, München WCP AW sub 78 15
1-5 when substituting
- 783 5 September 2001 - England 2 Albania 0, St.James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne HW unused sub 15
Age 21
3 787 27 March 2002 - England 1 Italy 2, Elland Road, Leeds Fr HL sub ht 18
0-0 when substituting
4 788 17 April 2002 - England 4 Paraguay 0, Anfield Road, Liverpool Fr HW sub ht 21
1-0 when substituting
5 789 21 May 2002 - Korean Republic 1 England 1, Jeju World Cup Stadium, Seogwipo-si Fr AD Start 18
6 790 26 May 2002 - England 2 Cameroon 2, Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium, Kobe City, Japan Fr ND Start
7 791 2 June 2002 - England 1 Sweden 1, Saitama Sutajiamu Niimarumarunii, Saitama-shi, Japan WCF ND Start
8 792 7 June 2002 - Argentina 0 England 1, Sapporo Dōmu, Toyohira-ku, Sapporo-shi, Japan NW Start off 19
0-0 when substituted
- 793 12 June 2002 - Nigeria 0 England 0, Ōsaka-shi Nagai Rikujō Kyōgijō, Ōsaka-shi, Japan ND injured squad member
- 794 15 June 2002 - Denmark 0 England 3, Niigata Sutajiamu, Niigata-shi, Japan NW
- 795 21 June 2002 - England 1 Brazil 2, Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa, Fukuroi city, Japan NL unused sub 18
9 796 7 September 2002 - England 1 Portugal 1, Villa Park, Trinity Road, Aston, Birmingham Fr HD sub ht 18
1-0 when substituting
10 797 12 October 2002 - Slovakia 1 England 2, Štadión Tehelné pole, Bratislava ECP AW sub 86 15
1-2 when substituting
- 798 16 October 2002 - England 2 FYR Macedonia 2, The Friends Provident St Mary's Stadium, Southampton HD unused sub 15
Age 22
11 799 12 February 2003 - England 1 Australia 3, Boleyn Ground, Upton Park, London Fr HL sub ht 17
0-2 when substituting
- 800 29 March 2003 - Liechtenstein 0 England 2, Rheinpark Stadion, Vaduz ECP AW squad member
- 801 2 April 2003 - England 2 Turkey 0, Stadium of Light, Sunderland HW
12 803 3 June 2003 - England 2 Serbia & Montenegro 1, Walkers Stadium, Filbert Way, Leicester Fr HW sub ht 18
1-1 when substituting
13 804 11 June 2003 - England 2 Slovakia 1, The Riverside Stadium, Middlehaven, Middlesbrough ECP HW sub 43 16
0-1 when substituting
- 805  20 August 2003 - England 3 Croatia 1, Portman Road, Ipswich Fr HW injured squad member
14 806  6 September 2003 - FYR Macedonia 1 England 2, Gradski Stadion, Karpoš, Skopje ECP AW Start 4
15 807 10 September 2003 - England 2 Liechtenstein 0, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester HW sub 58 15
2-0 when substituting
- 808 11 October 2003 - Turkey 0 England 0, Şükrü Saracoğlu Stadyumu, Istanbul AD squad member
Age 23
16 810 18 February 2004 - Portugal 1 England 1, Estádio Algarve, Caliços, Almancil Fr AD sub 86 16
1-1 when substituting
17 811 31 March 2004 - Sweden 1 England 0, Nya Ullevi Stadion, Heden, Göteborg Fr AL Start off 60 7
1-0 when substituted
18 812  1 June 2004 - England 1 Japan 1, City of Manchester Stadium, Eastlands, Manchester TC HD sub 82 18
1-1 when substituting
19 813 5 June 2004 - England 6 Iceland 1, City of Manchester Stadium, Eastlands, Manchester HW sub ht 18
3-1 when substituting
20 814 13 June 2004 - France 2 England 1, Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Bairro Dona Leonor, Lisboa, Portugal ECF NL sub 76 18
0-1 when subbing
21 815 17 June 2004 - England 3 Switzerland 0, Estádio Municipal de Coimbra, Fonteda Cheira, Coimbra, Portugal NW sub 70
1-0 when subbing
- 816 21 June 2004 - Croatia 2 England 4, Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Bairro Dona Leonor, Lisboa, Portugal NW unused sub
22 817 24 June 2004 - Portugal 2 England 2, Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Bairro Dona Leonor, Lisboa AD sub 81

0-1 when substituting

scored penalty in shoot-out
- 818 18 August 2004 - England 3 Ukraine 0, St James' Park, Gallowgate, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Fr HW unused sub 18
- 819 4 September 2004 - Austria 2 England 2, Ernst Happel Stadion, Leopoidstod, Wien WCP AD squad member
23 820 8 September 2004 - Poland 1 England 2, Stadion Śląski, Katowicka, Chorzów AW sub 89 15

1-2 when substituting

24 821 9 October 2004 - England 2 Wales 0, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester HW sub 85 15
2-0 when substituting
- 822 13 October 2004 - Azerbaijan 0 England 1, Tofiq Behramov adιna Respublika Stadionu, Narimanov, Baku AW unused sub 15
- 823 17 November 2004 - Spain 1 England 0, El Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Chamartín, Madrid Fr AL unused sub 16
Age 24
25 824 9 February 2005 - England 0 Netherlands 0, Villa Park, Trinity Road, Aston, Birmingham Fr HD sub ht 15

0-0 when substituting

26 825 26 March 2005 - England 4 Northern Ireland 0, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester WCP HW sub 72 16

4-0 when substituting

- 826 30 March 2005 - England 2 Azerbaijan 0, St. James' Park, Gallowgate, Newcastle-upon-Tyne HW squad member
- 827 28 May 2005 - USA 1 England 2, Soldier Field, Near South Side, Chicago, Illinois Fr AW unavailable squad member
- 828 31 May 2005 - Colombia 2 England 3, Giants Stadium, The Meadowlands, East Rutherford, New Jersey Fr NW
27 829 17 August 2005 - Denmark 4 England 1, Parken Stadion, Kbenhavn Fr AL sub 64 18
2-0 when substituting
28 830 3 September 2005 - Wales 0 England 1, The Millennium Stadium, Cardiff WCP AW sub 76 15
0-1 when substituting
29 831 7 September 2005 - Northern Ireland 1 England 0, Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast  AL sub 80 15
1-0 when substituting
Age 25
1 b 25 May 2006 - England B 1 Belarus 2, Madjeski Stadium, Reading Fr HW Start 2
30 836 30 May 2006 - England 3 Hungary 1, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester Fr HW sub ht 17
0-0 when substituting
- 837 3 June 2006 - England 6 Jamaica 0, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester Fr HW unused sub 17
31 838 10 June 2006 - England 1 Paraguay 0, Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt, Germany WCF NW sub 83 16
1-0 when subbing
- 839 15 June 2006 - England 2 Trinidad & Tobago 0, Frankenstadion, Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany NW unused sub
32 840 20 June 2006 - Sweden 2 England 2, Rhein Energy Stadion, Köln, Germany ND Start 89
33 841 25 June 2006 - England 1 Ecuador 0, Gottlieb Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart, Germany NW Start
34 842 1 July 2006 - England 0 Portugal 0, Veltins Arena, Erle, Gelsenkirchen, Germany ND Start 107
scored penalty in shoot-out
 

Coach: Steve McClaren - 5 full capsx

35 843 16 August 2006 - England 4 Greece 0, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester Fr HW Start 7
36 844 2 September 2006 - England 5 Andorra 0, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester ECP HD Start 7
37 845 6 September 2006 - FYR Macedonia 0 England 1, Gradski Stadion, Karpoš, Skopje HD Start 7
Age 26
- 849 7 February 2007 - England 0 Spain 1, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester Fr HL squad member
38 850 24 March 2007 - Israel 0 England 0, The National Stadium, Ramat Gan, Tel Aviv ECP AD Start 7
39 851 28 March 2007 - Andorra 0 England 3, Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys, Montjuïc, Barcelona, Spain AW Start 78 7
- b 25 May 2007 - England B 3 Albania 1, Turf Moor, Brunshaw Bottom, Burnley Fr HW squad member
 Club: Manchester United F.C. - 3 full caps  
- 854 22 August 2007 - England 1 Germany 2, The National Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HL rested squad member
- 855 8 September 2007 - England 3 Israel 0, The National Stadium, Wembley, London ECP HW rested squad member
- 856 12 September 2007 - England 3 Russia 0, The National Stadium, Wembley, London HW
- 859 16 November 2007 - Austria 0 England 1, Ernst-Happel Stadion, Wien Fr AW injured squad member
- 860 21 November 2007 - England 2 Croatia 3, The National Stadium, Wembley, London ECP HL unused sub 15
 

Coach: Fabio Capello - 3 full capsx

40 861 6 February 2008 - England 2 Switzerland 1, The National Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HW sub 73 18

2-1 when substituting

41 862 26 March 2008 - France 1 England 0, Stade de France, ZAC du Cornillon Nord, Saint-Denis Fr AL Start 4
42 863 28 May 2008 - England 2 USA 0, The National Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HW Start 4
- 864 1 June 2008 - Trinidad & Tobago 0 England 3, Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain Fr AW rested squad member

Notes

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