David Meyler


Player Profile

Place of Birth: Cork

Nationality: Ireland

Position: Midfield

Height: 6' 3"

Club History


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Jun 2018 Present Reading
Jan 2013 May 2018 Hull City
Jul 2008 Jan 2013 Sunderland AFC
Feb 2008 Jul 2008 Cork City


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Sep 2012 Present Republic of Ireland

David started his career in the youth system at Cork City. He made his senior debut as a substitute in an FAI Cup game against Limerick 37 on 6 June '08 and made 2 league appearances before signing for Sunderland FC on 25 July of that year.

David was at Sunderland for a year and a half before he made his senior debut, in a league game against Blackburn Rovers on 28 December 2009. He made 25 league appearances during his four and a half years at the club and in January 2013 he signed for his former boss, Steve Bruce, at Hull City.

David has previously been called up to the Republic of Ireland senior squad, and ahead of the 2016 European Championship, he has 15 caps to his name. He was included in the Republic of Ireland's final squad for the 2016 European Championship.


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