Shaun Wright-Phillips

Shaun Wright-Phillips


Shaun Cameron Wright-Phillips is an English footballer who plays for Queens Park Rangers and the England national team. He is the adopted son of former England international, Ian Wright and the half-brother of fellow professional football player Bradley Wright-Phillips. He grew up in Brockley, South London, and attended the state school Haberdashers' Aske's Hatcham College in New Cross Gate.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Shaun Wright-Phillips.


1981 Birth Born on October 25, 1981.


1999 17 Years Old He began his senior career with Manchester City in 1999, becoming part of the international set-up and earning a £21 million transfer to Premier League champions Chelsea in 2005, winning several domestic honours. … Read More
2000 18 Years Old …  From 2000 to 2003, Wright-Phillips won Manchester City's Young Player of the Year award four times in succession, surpassing Steve Kinsey's record of three times.


He made his full England debut in 2004 and went on to earn 36 caps, and score six goals.
2005 - 2006 4 More Events
Subsequently, he started in several games towards the end of the season including the 2007 FA Cup Final which Chelsea won, however Wright-Phillips was substituted for Salomon Kalou in extra time.
He only made another six appearances that season and failed to make the match day squad for the 2008 UEFA Champions League Final. … Read More
The 2009–10 season started very well for Wright-Phillips, setting up a goal for Emmanuel Adebayor in the third minute in a 2–0 win against Blackburn Rovers. … Read More
He was selected for the 2010 FIFA World Cup. … Read More
2011 29 Years Old 1 More Event
On 31 August 2011, the final day of the transfer window, Wright-Phillips signed for Queens Park Rangers (QPR) on a three-year contract for an undisclosed fee.


2012 30 Years Old He failed to score a goal for almost a year before scoring his first the following season for QPR against Walsall in the League Cup on 28 August 2012.
2013 31 Years Old His only goal for QPR in the Premier League came during the derby against former club Chelsea on 2 January 2013, which ended 1–0. … Read More
2014 32 Years Old After featuring even more sporadically during 2014–15, QPR announced that Wright-Phillips would be released from his contract in a batch of players that included fellow former England internationals Rio Ferdinand and Joey Barton.
Wright-Phillips was released by the Red Bulls at the end of the 2015 MLS season, but was later re-signed on 25 January 2016.
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