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Morgan Gibbs-White
Personal information
Full name Morgan Anthony Gibbs-White[1]
Date of birth (2000-01-27) 27 January 2000 (age 18)
Place of birth Stafford, England
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Number 24
Youth career
2008–2017 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017– Wolverhampton Wanderers 20 (0)
National team
2016 England U16 3 (1)
2016–2017 England U17 13 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14:47, 8 May 2018 (UTC)

Morgan Anthony Gibbs-White (born 27 January 2000) is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Wolverhampton Wanderers. He has represented England at under-17 level.[2]

Contents

CareerEdit

Wolverhampton WanderersEdit

Gibbs-White joined Wolverhampton Wanderers aged 8 and has played for the club's academy at all age groups.[3] He made his first team debut, aged 16, as a substitute in 2–0 win over Premier League side Stoke City in the FA Cup 3rd round on 7 January 2017.[4] He made his first league appearance on 14 February 2017 in a 1–0 defeat against Wigan Athletic.[5]

He is signed to the club until summer 2022.[6]

International careerEdit

Gibbs-White was part of the England team that won the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup. He scored twice in the tournament, against the United States in a 4–1 win in the quarter-finals, and once in the final, which England won 5–2 against Spain.[7] In December 2017, Rhian Brewster revealed in an interview with The Guardian that Gibbs-White was racially abused by a Spanish player during the final with the FA reporting the incident to FIFA.[8]

Personal lifeEdit

Gibbs-White was born and grew up in Stafford. He attended Sir Graham Balfour School.

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of match played 6 May 2018
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Wolverhampton Wanderers 2016–17 Championship 7 0 1 0 0 0 4[a] 0 12 0
2017–18 Championship 13 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
Career total 20 0 3 0 0 0 4 0 27 0
  1. ^ Appearances in the Football League Trophy with Wolverhampton Wanderers U23s

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Wolverhampton Wanderers

InternationalEdit

England U17

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Retained List 2016–17" (PDF). English Football League. Retrieved 13 June 2017. 
  2. ^ "Morgan Gibbs-White". Football Association. 
  3. ^ "Wolverhampton Wanderers FC Academy player profiles". Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. 
  4. ^ "Stoke 0–2 Wolves". BBC Sport. 7 January 2017. 
  5. ^ "Wolves 0–1 Wigan". BBC Sport. 14 February 2017. 
  6. ^ "New contract for Gibbs-White". Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. 29 January 2018. 
  7. ^ "England 5–2 Spain". FIFA.com. 28 October 2017. 
  8. ^ Taylor, Daniel (28 December 2017). "Liverpool's Rhian Brewster: 'When I'm racially abused, I just want to be left alone'". The Guardian. Retrieved 28 December 2017. 
  9. ^ "Bolton Wanderers 0–4 Wolverhampton Wanderers". BBC Sport. 21 April 2018. Retrieved 6 May 2018. 

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