Peter Crouch

English association football player (born 1981)

Peter James Crouch (born 30 January 1981) is a former English football player and a current television judge for the ITV reality singing version of the United Kingdom The Masked Singer. 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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Crouch playing for Stoke City in 2014
Personal information
Full name Peter James Crouch[1]
Date of birth (1981-01-30) 30 January 1981 (age 41)[1]
Place of birth Macclesfield, England
Height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)[1]
Position(s) Striker
Youth career
1991–1993 Brentford
1994–1995 Queens Park Rangers
1995–1998 Tottenham Hotspur
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–2000 Tottenham Hotspur 0 (0)
2000Dulwich Hamlet (loan) 6 (1)
2000IFK Hässleholm (loan) 8 (3)
2000–2001 Queens Park Rangers 42 (10)
2001–2002 Portsmouth 37 (18)
2002–2004 Aston Villa 37 (6)
2003Norwich City (loan) 15 (4)
2004–2005 Southampton 27 (12)
2005–2008 Liverpool 85 (22)
2008–2009 Portsmouth 38 (11)
2009–2011 Tottenham Hotspur 73 (12)
2011–2019 Stoke City 225 (46)
2019 Burnley 6 (0)
Total 599 (145)
National team
2002–2003 England U21 6 (1)
2006 England B 1 (0)
2005–2010 England 42 (22)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club career statisticsEdit

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Europe Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Tottenham Hotspur 1999–2000[2] Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dulwich Hamlet (loan) 1999–2000 Isthmian League Premier Division 6 1 6 1
IFK Hässleholm (loan) 2000 Swedish Division 2 8 3 8 3
Queens Park Rangers 2000–01[3] First Division 42 10 3 2 2 0 47 12
Portsmouth 2001–02[4] First Division 37 18 1 0 1 1 39 19
Aston Villa 2001–02[4] Premier League 7 2 7 2
2002–03[5] Premier League 14 0 0 0 0 0 4[a] 0 18 0
2003–04[6] Premier League 16 4 0 0 2 0 18 4
Total 37 6 0 0 2 0 4 0 43 6
Norwich City (loan) 2003–04[6] First Division 15 4 15 4
Southampton 2004–05[7] Premier League 27 12 5 4 1 0 33 16
Liverpool 2005–06[8] Premier League 32 8 6 3 1 0 8[b] 0 2[c] 2 49 13
2006–07[9] Premier League 32 9 1 0 1 1 14[b] 7 1[d] 1 49 18
2007–08[10] Premier League 21 5 4 2 3 0 8[b] 4 36 11
Total 85 22 11 5 5 1 30 11 3 3 134 42
Portsmouth 2008–09[11] Premier League 38 11 3 1 1 0 6[e] 4 1[d] 0 49 16
Tottenham Hotspur 2009–10[12] Premier League 38 8 6 1 3 4 47 13
2010–11[13] Premier League 34 4 1 0 0 0 10[b] 7 45 11
2011–12[14] Premier League 1 0 0 0 1 0
Total 73 12 7 1 3 4 10 7 0 0 93 24
Stoke City 2011–12[14] Premier League 32 10 3 2 2 0 3[f] 2 40 14
2012–13[15] Premier League 34 7 3 0 1 1 38 8
2013–14[16] Premier League 34 8 1 0 3 2 38 10
2014–15[17] Premier League 33 8 2 1 3 1 38 10
2015–16[18] Premier League 11 0 2 1 5 1 18 2
2016–17[19] Premier League 27 7 1 0 1 3 29 10
2017–18[20] Premier League 31 5 1 0 2 1 34 6
2018–19[21] Championship 23 1 2 1 1 0 26 2
Total 225 46 15 5 18 9 3 2 261 62
Stoke City U23 2016–17[19] 1[g] 0 1 0
Burnley 2018–19[21] Premier League 6 0 6 0
Career total 599 145 45 18 33 15 53 24 5 3 735 205
  1. Appearances in UEFA Intertoto Cup
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Appearances in UEFA Champions League
  3. Appearances in FIFA Club World Championship
  4. 4.0 4.1 Appearance in FA Community Shield
  5. Appearances in UEFA Cup
  6. Appearances in UEFA Europa League
  7. Appearance in EFL Trophy

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

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  18. "Games played by Peter Crouch in 2015/2016". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 15 April 2017.
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  20. "Games played by Peter Crouch in 2017/2018". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 June 2018.
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