Phil Neville

Born Jan 21, 1977

Philip John "Phil" Neville is an English footballer who plays for and captains Premier League club Everton. Neville also played for England from 1996 until 2007. He is the younger brother of former Manchester United defender Gary Neville, and the twin brother of England netball international Tracey Neville. Neville won six Premier League titles, three FA Cups and the Champions League with his previous club, Manchester United.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Phil Neville.


1977 Birth Born on January 21, 1977.


1994 17 Years Old Born in Bury, Greater Manchester, Neville, along with brother Gary, was one of "Fergie's Fledglings". Phil attended Elton High School where he was Deputy Head Boy. He started training with the Manchester United Academy along with his brother, then later joined as a trainee, making his first-team debut in the 1994–95 season but did not get many first-team opportunities until the following season. … Read More
…  Neville also played for England 59 times between 1996 and 2007, representing the nation at three European Championships. … Read More


2005 28 Years Old On 4 August 2005, Neville joined Everton on a five-year contract for a fee in excess of £3.5 million. … Read More
Neville's attitude, work-rate and willingness to play anywhere saw him become one of manager David Moyes' favourites. On 8 August 2006, Neville was announced as vice captain to David Weir, and – on Weir's departure to Rangers in January 2007 – he became the club captain.


2008 31 Years Old On 30 March 2008, Neville was assaulted by a Liverpool fan as he took a throw-in during the 1–0 Merseyside derby Premier League defeat at Anfield. … Read More
2009 32 Years Old On 19 April 2009, Neville scored his penalty to help knock out his former club, Manchester United, in a penalty shoot-out in the semi-finals of the FA Cup. … Read More
2011 34 Years Old 1 More Event
On 19 February 2011, Neville scored the winning penalty in the penalty shoot-out against Chelsea to knock them out of the FA Cup, after a 1–1 draw at Stamford Bridge.
2012 35 Years Old Neville holds a UEFA B Licence. In February 2012, it was reported that Neville would help England's Under-21s coaching staff in the absence of Stuart Pearce in the Under-21 European Championship qualifier against Belgium. … Read More
In February 2013, it was reported that Neville was being considered for the England U20 managerial position for the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
Neville retained his position under interim manager Ryan Giggs after Moyes was sacked in April 2014, but left the club when Louis van Gaal took over in July 2014. … Read More
2015 38 Years Old 1 More Event
The BBC received further complaints for Neville's comments in January 2015, after Arsenal's Tomáš Rosický played a pass while looking in another direction; Neville said that if he were playing against a player doing that in training, he would deliberately injure that player. … Read More
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