Shay Given

  • Date of birth : 20/04/1976
  • Position : Goalkeeper
  • Country : Republic of Ireland Republic of Ireland

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Shay Given
  • Position: Goalkeeper
  • Date of birth (age): 20/04/1976 (35)
  • Country: Republic of Ireland
  • Club: Aston Villa (England ENG)


  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA European Football Championship 2010/12

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Second qualifying round)
    13/08/97: Newcastle 2-1 Dinamo Zagreb
  • National team: UEFA European Under-16 Championship (Final tournament - Group stage)
    09/05/92: Romania 0-0 Republic of Ireland

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPG
Republic of Ireland310
Republic of Ireland U-2150
Republic of Ireland U-1850
Republic of Ireland U-1620
Total430

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPG
Newcastle200
Total200
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
ClubPG
Newcastle20
Total20
UEFA Europa League
ClubPG
Newcastle290
Man. City90
Total380
UEFA Intertoto Cup
ClubPG
Newcastle110
Total110
Last updated: 13/04/2012 13:44 CET