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Profile of the Irish footballer Shay Given, who currently plays as a goalkeeper at Aston Villa. The 38-year old player Given joined Aston Villa from Man City and wears the number 31 shirt.

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Shay Given Career
1994–1997Blackburn Rovers2(0)
1994Swindon Town (loan)0(0)
1996Swindon Town (loan)5(0)
1996Sunderland (loan)17(0)
1997–2009Newcastle United354(0)
2009–2011Manchester City50(0)
2011–Aston Villa34(0)
2013–2014Middlesbrough (loan)16(0)

Republic of Ireland U215(0)
1996–Republic of Ireland126(0)

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“Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given played 85 minutes as the Republic of Ireland thrashed the USA 4-1 in a friendly international tonight. Given won his 127th cap as Martin O'Neill's side comfortably beat their American opponents.”
 suttoncoldfieldobserver.co.uk  9 days ago
“Aston Villa goalkeeper Brad Guzan has lavished praise on fellow custodian Shay Given. Guzan may have displaced Given as the club's first choice between the sticks, but he still holds his teammate in high regard.”
 Here Is The City  9 days ago
“The Illinois native has come a long way from his first club, South Carolina Gamecocks, to reach the point where he is now first-choice with Aston Villa He dislodged Shay Given at Villa Park and with his club-mate likely to feature in a much-changed”
 Daily Mail  9 days ago
“And if it is, that's a pretty nice move from Villa. Because I have absolutely nothing against Bent as a person. Through three seasons of being used hardly at all, we haven't heard a word from him. He's been sort of like Shay Given in that regard.”
 7500 TO HOLTE  2 days ago
“Goalkeeper Shay Given worked with Saints stopper Fraser Forster at Newcastle Goalkeeper Fraser Forster has been part of the England setup with Aston Villa’s Fabian Delph this season.”
 saintsfc.co.uk  6 days ago
“Shay Given has highlighted the important of the Republic of Ireland bouncing back from their defeat to Scotland by beating the USA 4-1 in Tuesday's friendly.”
 Sports Mole  8 days ago
“Given said: "We were disappointed, obviously, after Friday night, there's no getting away from that. But the manager said before the game it was important that we finished the calendar year on a high.”
 Football365  8 days ago
“Shay Given and his Republic of Ireland team-mates will return to Euro 2016 battle next year with renewed spirit after soothing the pain of defeat in Scotland.”
 Football  8 days ago
Shay Given Career Honours
  • Sunderland: Football League First Division (1): 1995–96
  • Newcastle United: UEFA Intertoto Cup (1): 2006
  • Manchester City: FA Cup (1): 2011
  • Republic of Ireland: Nations Cup (1): 2011
  • FAI Senior International Player of the Year (2): 2005, 2006
  • Newcastle United F.C. Player of the Year (1): 2006
  • PFA Team of the Year (2): 2001–02, 2005–06

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    Goalkeepers
    Shay Given Brad Guzan
    Defenders
    Chris Herd Alan Hutton
    Matthew Lowton Aly Cissokho
    Philippe Senderos Ciaran Clark
    Nathan Baker Jores Okore
    Ron Vlaar
    Midfielders
    Andreas Weimann Joe Cole
    Gabriel Agbonlahor Charles N'Zogbia
    Jack Grealish Kieran Richardson
    Leandro Bacuna Fabian Delph
    Ashley Westwood Carlos Sanchez
    Tom Cleverley
    Forwards
    Darren Bent Christian Benteke
    Libor Kozak
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