Peter Crouch

English association football player

Peter James Crouch (born 30 January 1981) is an English footballer. He was born in Macclesfield and was raised in Singapore and Ealing, west London. At 6 feet, 7 inches (201 cm), he is one of the tallest people to ever play in the Premier League. Crouch played for Liverpool and England. He was the first player to score 10 goals for England in a single year. He is known for his famous robotic dance celebration, which he first performed after his goal against Hungary in May 2006.

Peter Crouch
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Personal information
Full name Peter James Crouch
Date of birth (1981-01-30) 30 January 1981 (age 39)
Place of birth Macclesfield, Cheshire, England
Height 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Tottenham Hotspur
Number 15
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999-2000
2000
2000
2000-2001
2001-2002
2002-2004
2004
2004-2005
2005-2008
2008-2009
2009-2011
2011-
Tottenham Hotspur
Dulwich Hamlet (loan)
Hässleholm (loan)
Queens Park Rangers
Portsmouth
Aston Villa
Norwich City (loan)
Southampton
Liverpool
Portsmouth
Tottenham Hotspur
Stoke City
National team
2005- England
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club career statisticsEdit

Club performance League CupLeague CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
EnglandLeague FA Cup Football League Cup EuropeTotal
1999/00 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999/00 Dulwich Hamlet 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
SwedenLeague Svenska Cupen League Cup EuropeTotal
2000 Hässleholm 8 3 - - 0 0 8 3
EnglandLeague FA Cup Football League Cup EuropeTotal
2000/01 Queens Park Rangers First Division 42 10 3 2 2 0 0 0 47 12
2001/02 Portsmouth First Division 37 18 1 0 1 1 0 0 39 19
2001/02 Aston Villa Premier League 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2
2002/03 14 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 18 0
2003/04 16 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 18 4
2003/04 Norwich City First Division 15 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 4
2004/05 Southampton Premier League 27 12 5 4 1 0 0 0 33 16
2005/06 Liverpool Premier League 32 8 6 3 1 0 8 2 47 13
2006/07 31 9 1 0 1 1 13 7 46 18
2007/08 17 5 3 2 3 0 8 4 31 11
2008/09 Portsmouth Premier League 32 10 3 1 1 0 5 4 41 16
2009/10
Country England 276 84 19 11 12 2 38 16 341 113
Sweden 8 3 - - 0 0 8 3
Total 284 87 19 11 12 2 38 16 349 116

International career statisticsEdit

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England national team
YearAppsGoals
2005 4 0
2006 12 11
2007 8 3
2008 6 0
2009 6 4
2010
Total 36 18

ReferencesEdit

  1. Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Peter Crouch". www.national-football-teams.com.