Darron Gibson


Player Profile

Place of Birth: Derry, Northern Ireland

Nationality: Ireland

Position: Midfield

Height: 6' 0"

Club History


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Aug 2018 Present Wigan Athletic
Jan 2017 Mar 2018 Sunderland AFC
Jan 2012 Jan 2017 Everton
Oct 2007 Apr 2008 Wolverhampton Wanderers  (Loan)
Oct 2006 May 2007 Royal Antwerp  (Loan)
Jul 2004 Jan 2012 Manchester United


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Aug 2007 May 2016 Republic of Ireland

Darron played Junior football with Derry side Institute FC before joining Manchester United's youth academy in 2004. He made his first team debut for the club in a League Cup tie against Barnet in October 2005 and made 31 league appearances during his seven years at Old Trafford. In January 2012 Darron signed for Everton and has been there since.

Darron has been capped by the Republic of Ireland and, ahead of the friendlies with the Netherlands and Belarus, 25 caps and one goal to his name. He was not included in the Republic of Ireland's final squad for the 2016 European Championship.


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