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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)

Shay Given : Aston Villa News
“Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given has praised how defender Ciaran Clark has turned around his fortunes at the club this season, telling AVTV that he hopes his compatriot can now continue his form with the Republic of Ireland.”
 Here Is The City  Yesterday
“Shay Given has welcomed Aston Villa team-mate Jack Grealish's decision to make himself available for the Republic of Ireland.”
 Derry Journal  2 days ago
“Shay Given has already set his sights on keeping his place for Aston Villa’s FA Cup semi final at Wembley.”
 Birmingham Mail  3 days ago
“Shay Given has admitted that he is desperate to start for the I have been playing well at Aston Villa when given the chance, and hopefully I might get the nod on Sunday.”
 Sports Mole  4 days ago
“Despite Shay Given’s eagerness to return to the frontline again, Ireland manager Martin O’Neill is reluctant to jettison Forde at this critical stage of the qualifiers.”
 Daily Mail  Today
“Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given dressed as a leprechaun on Tuesday morning Giving the thumbs up, the Aston Villa stopper said: 'Happy St. Patricks Day everyone, hope you all have a great day.”
 Daily Mail  9 days ago
“Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given feels Jack Grealish can reach his potential under manager Tim Sherwood. Grealish was this week named Ireland’s U21 Player of the Year. Given stated: “He’s a class player.”
 Tribal Football  3 days ago
“Shay Given is hopeful that he will get the nod from Tim Sherwood to start Aston Villa's FA Cup semi-final at Wembley next month.”
 Eat Sleep Sport  3 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

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Matthew Lowton Aly Cissokho
    Philippe Senderos Ciaran Clark
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    Ron Vlaar
    Andreas Weimann Joe Cole
    Gabriel Agbonlahor Charles N'Zogbia
    Jack Grealish Kieran Richardson
    Leandro Bacuna Fabian Delph
    Ashley Westwood Carlos Sanchez
    Tom Cleverley
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