Danny Care

Rugby Union Player
Born Jan 2, 1987

Daniel Care is an English rugby union player who plays for Harlequins in the Aviva Premiership, primarily playing at scrum-half but he can also operate in the fly-half role. Care is a full England international and has also represented England Sevens and England Saxons.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Danny Care.


1987 Birth Born 2 January 1987 in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. … Read More


2000 - 2002 2 More Events
2003 16 Years Old Further honours followed next season with selection for Yorkshire and the North of England before making his debut for England Schools' Under-16's against Wales at Neath in April 2003. … Read More
2004 17 Years Old 1 More Event
The following season saw further progress at Leeds Tykes where he made his first XV debut on the wing as a second-half replacement in a pre-season friendly against Exeter Chiefs. His continued involvement with the England Under-19 squad resulted in selection for Team England in the rugby sevens at the 2004 Commonwealth Youth Games in Bendigo, Australia, his first experience of sevens. … Read More
2005 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Early in the 2005–06 season he was named in the core squad for the senior England Sevens team and in February 2006 he made his debut at Wellington in the New Zealand leg of the IRB Sevens series. … Read More


2007 20 Years Old 1 More Event
…  This pushed Care down the pecking order at Harlequins and restricted his game time although he did get opportunities to start in EDF Energy Cup and European Challenge Cup games before making his first Guinness Premiership start for his new club in a memorable 9–3 home win against Bath in January 2007. … Read More
…  However the lack of game time did not prevent his call up for the England Saxons training squad in January 2008, followed a few days later by selection for the England Sevens squad to play in Wellington in the New Zealand leg of the IRB Sevens. … Read More
Care was selected to start in the opening game of the 2009 RBS 6 Nations competition against Italy but a slip on ice after a training session at the team hotel in Surrey caused him to withdraw with damaged ankle ligaments and his place in the team was taken by Harry Ellis. … Read More
2010 23 Years Old 1 More Event
By the start of the 2010 RBS 6 Nations Care had regained his place as No.1 scrum-half and he started all 5 games in the championship. … Read More
In January 2011 Care was named in the revised England Elite Player Squad for the 2011 RBS 6 Nations series.
He was also arrested and charged with drink driving on 1 January 2012. … Read More
Ben Youngs retained the starting shirt for the opening game of the 2013 RBS 6 Nations championship against Scotland at Twickenham. … Read More
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