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David Wheater

Middlesbrough FC



Full name David James Wheater
Born 14 February 1987 in Redcar, Cleveland [registered in Central Cleveland, February 1987]
Married to Laura Fountain, 4 June 2011, at St Paul's & St Peter's Church, Stainton, Middlesbrough
Height/Weight 6' 5", 12st. 12lb. [2008]

Club Career

Club(s) Wheater was a Middlesbrough FC trainee when he signed professional forms on 16 February 2005. He was loaned out to Doncaster Rovers FC between January and April 2006, making seven league appearances, scoring once. Wolverhampton Wanderers FC followed in September 2006, but the three-month loan deal was cut short after just one appearance. A loan period to Darlington FC happened during 2007, where he made fifteen league appearances, scoring twice.After nine goals in 140 league appearances, Wheater returned to the Riverside Stadium, becoming club captain for the 2009-10 season, and the Championship, and returned to the Premier League when he was signed by Bolton Wanderers FC on 20 January 2011, for 3.5 million pounds. Wheater made 104 league appearances, scoring five goals, up until 2015-16.
Club honours FA Youth Cup winner 2003-04;
Individual honours North East FWA Young Player of the Year (North East) 2007-08; FWA Player of the Year (North East) 2007-08;
Distinctions None

England Career

Player number Uncapped
Position(s) Centre-half
Major tournaments None
Team honours UEFA Under-19 Championships runners-up 2005;
Individual honours England U21 (eleven appearances, one goal, 2007-09), England U19 (seven appearances, 2005-06), England U18 (one appearance, 2004), England U17 (seven appearance, 2007), England U16 (two appearances, 2002-03).
Distinctions None


David Wheater - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Capt. Disc.
4 0 0 0 0 0 min 0 none none
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.


David Wheater - Match History
 Club: Middlesbrough F.C. - 0 full caps

Coach: Fabio Capello - 0 full capsx

Age 21
- 862 26 March 2008 - France 1 England 0, Stade de France, Saint-Denis Fr AL preliminary squad member
- 863 28 May 2008 - England 2 USA 0, The National Stadium, Wembley Fr HW unused sub 19
- 864 1 June 2008 - Trinidad & Tobago 0 England 3, Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain Fr AW unused sub 14
- 869 15 October 2008 - Belarus 1 England 3, Dinamo Stadion, Minsk WCP AW replacement squad member