Carl Robinson

Welsh Footballer
Born Oct 13, 1976

Carl Robinson is a retired Welsh footballer who is currently an assistant coach for Vancouver Whitecaps FC in Major League Soccer.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Carl Robinson.


1976 Birth Born on October 13, 1976.


1996 19 Years Old 1 More Event
A combative player, Robinson started his career as a trainee with Wolverhampton Wanderers. He made his Wolverhampton Wanderers debut during the 1996–97 season.


1999 22 Years Old A Wales international player, Robinson made his debut against Belarus in 1999, winning the man of the match award. … Read More
2002 25 Years Old After over 180 appearances for Wolves over six seasons, he moved to Portsmouth in July 2002 under the Bosman ruling. … Read More
2004 27 Years Old After impressing at Sunderland he signed a permanent three-year deal in June 2004. … Read More
2006 29 Years Old 1 More Event
After a loan spell with Norwich City, he signed for The Canaries permanently on a 2½-year deal for an undisclosed fee in January 2006.


2007 30 Years Old 1 More Event
On 31 January 2007, Robinson joined Toronto FC from Norwich after just over a year at Carrow Road, even though he still had 18 months remaining on his current deal.
In March 2010 he was traded from Toronto FC to the New York Red Bulls for a fourth-round pick in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft.
2011 34 Years Old He then continued to play in the 2011 season as a player/coach and speaks highly of the respect he has for Hans Backe.
2012 35 Years Old In January 2012, Robinson retired as a player and joined the Vancouver Whitecaps as an assistant coach.
2013 36 Years Old He took over as the head coach of the club in December 2013.
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