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Steven Taylor

Newcastle United FC



Full name Steven Vincent Taylor
Born 23 January 1986 in Greenwich, London [registered in Greenwich, January 1986]. Moved to Tyneside when he was two-weeks old.
Attended Valley Gardens Middle School, Whitley Bay, and Monkseaton High School.
Height/Weight 6' 2", 12st. 11lbs [2007].


Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2007] & Ancestry.com

Club Career

Club(s) Having played his youth football with Cramlington Juniors FC and the infamous Wallsend Boys' Club, Taylor signed professionally with Newcastle United FC in July 2002. After he spent a month on loan with Tony Adams' Wycombe Wanderers FC in December 2003, playing in six league matches, he returned to St. James' Park, and remained until he was released again on 2 June 2016, he was released then signed on a year ealier, he had played in 215 league matches, scoring thirteen times. On 1 August 2016, he joined MLS club Portland Timbers. After nine MLS appearances and one goal, on 15 December, he returned to England, and on 25 January 2017, he signed with Ipswich Town FC. He made just three Championship appearances, before signing for Peterborough United FC on 25 July 2017. He made forty League One appearances, and scored three times, in his only season. On 10 July 2018 Taylor joined A-League side Wellington Phoenix FC, appointed club captain before 2019-20. He left the Phoenix by mutual agreement on 14 September 2020. Two days later, Taylor signed with Odisha FC in India. After terminating his contract on 5 March 2021, Taylor returned to Phoenix, however, he announced his retirement from playing on 28 September 2021.
Club honours Premier Academy League U17's Champions 2001-02; UEFA Intertoto Cup winners 2006; Football League Division One winners 2009-10;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None


Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2007]

England Career

Player number Did not appear for England.
Position(s) Central defender
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours England B (one appearance, 2006), England U21 (29 appearances, four goals, 2004-09), England U20 (nine appearances, 2003-05), England U17 (twelve appearances, 2002-03), England U16 (seven appearances, 2001-02).
Distinctions None


Steven Taylor - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 min 0 none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.


Steven Taylor - Match History
 Club: Newcastle United F.C. - 0 full appearances

Coach: Steve McClaren - 0 full capsx

Age 23
1 b 25 May 2006 - England B 1 Belarus 2, Madejski Stadium, Reading Fr HW sub 64 14
- 854 22 August 2007 - England 1 Germany 2, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HL unused sub 19

manager: Roy Hodgson - 0 full capsx

Age 27
- 917 22 March 2013 - San Marino 0 England 8, Stadio Olimpico, Serravalle WCP AW unused sub 15
- 918 26 March 2013 - Montenegro 1 England 1, Stadion Pod Goricom, Podgorica AD squad member