Danny Simpson

Born Jan 4, 1987

Daniel Peter "Danny" Simpson is an English footballer who plays as a right back for Premier League club Newcastle United. A product of the Manchester United academy, Simpson has also played on loan for Sunderland, Ipswich Town and Blackburn Rovers in England and Royal Antwerp in Belgium. He was on loan at Newcastle for six months before signing for them on a permanent basis in January 2010.… Read More

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1987 Birth Born on January 4, 1987.


2005 18 Years Old Born in Eccles, Greater Manchester, Simpson played for Parkwyddn JFC in Eccles as a youth before being picked up by Manchester United. He is a product of the Manchester United youth system, having come up through the ranks into the reserve squad in 2005.
In early January 2006, he was sent on loan, along with three other United youths, to the Belgian second division club Royal Antwerp for the remainder of the season, to gain match experience.


On 25 January 2007, he joined Sunderland on loan for the rest of the season. … Read More
On 21 March 2008, Simpson signed a loan deal with Ipswich Town. … Read More
After Christmas, Simpson only played in one further league match, another 4–0 defeat to Arsenal, and in early May 2009, with his first team opportunities limited at Blackburn, the loan agreement was terminated early and he returned to train with Manchester United.
2010 - 2011 3 More Events
2012 25 Years Old 1 More Event
On 4 January 2012, Simpson started for Newcastle during their 3–0 win against Manchester United, and produced a fantastic saving clearance off the line against his old club on his 25th Birthday.
2013 26 Years Old He scored his first goal for QPR in a League Cup tie against Exeter City on 6 August 2013. … Read More
2014 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Simpson made his Leicester debut in a 2-0 defeat against Crystal Palace off the bench on 27 September 2014. … Read More
2015 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 2015-16 season, under the new management of Claudio Ranieri, De Laet was again preferred ahead of Simpson to begin with. … Read More
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