List of Manchester United F.C. players

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This article is about Manchester United players with at least 100 appearances. For a list of all Manchester United players with a Wikipedia article, see Category:Manchester United F.C. players. For the current Manchester United first-team squad, see Manchester United F.C.#First-team squad.
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Ruud van Nistelrooy (left) is Manchester United's eleventh-highest all-time goalscorer.

Manchester United Football Club is an English professional football club based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester. The club was formed in Newton Heath in 1878 as Newton Heath LYR F.C., and played their first competitive match in October 1886, when they entered the First Round of the 1886–87 FA Cup. The club was renamed Manchester United F.C. in 1902, and moved to Old Trafford in 1910. Since playing their first competitive match, more than 850 players have made a competitive first-team appearance for the club, of whom almost 200 players have made at least 100 appearances (including substitute appearances); those players are listed here.

Manchester United's record appearance-maker is Ryan Giggs, who made a total of 963 appearances over a 23-year playing career; he broke Bobby Charlton's previous appearance record in the 2008 UEFA Champions League Final.[1] Giggs also holds the record for the most starts, having started in 797 games. Charlton is the club's top goalscorer with 249 goals in his 17 years with the club. Seven other players have made more than 500 appearances, including three members of the 1968 European Cup-winning team and three members of the 1999 Treble-winning team. Other than Charlton, only three players have scored more than 200 goals for the club.

List of players[edit]

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Ryan Giggs made more than 950 appearances for Manchester United.[2]

Statistics correct as of match played 11 May 2014

Table headers
  • Nationality – If a player played international football, the country/countries he played for are shown. Otherwise, the player's nationality is given as their country of birth.
  • Manchester United career – The year of the player's first appearance for Manchester United to the year of his last appearance.
  • Starts – The number of games started.
  • Sub – The number of games played as a substitute.
  • Total – The total number of games played, both as a starter and as a substitute.
Positions key
Pre-1960s Post-1960s
GK Goalkeeper
FB Full-back DF Defender
HB Half back MF Midfielder
FW Forward
U Utility player1
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Paul Scholes has made the third-highest number of appearances for Manchester United.[3]
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Rio Ferdinand has made more than 450 appearances in twelve seasons with Manchester United.[4]
List of Manchester United F.C. players with at least 100 appearances
Name Nationality Position Manchester United
career
Starts Subs Total Goals Ref
Appearances
Donaldson, BobBob Donaldson  Scotland FW 1892–1897 147 0 155 66 [5]
Erentz, FredFred Erentz  Scotland FB 1892–1902 310 0 310 9 [6]
Cassidy, JoeJoe Cassidy  Scotland FW 1893,
1895–1900
174 0 174 100 [7]
Macnaught, JamesJames McNaught  Scotland HB 1893–1898 157 0 157 12 [8]
Smith, DickDick Smith  England FW 1894–1898,
1900–1901
100 0 100 37 [9]
Cartwright, WalterWalter Cartwright  England HB 1895–1905 257 0 257 8 [10]
Stafford, HarryHarry Stafford  England FB 1896–1903 200 0 200 1 [11]
Bryant, WilliamWilliam Bryant  England FW 1896–1900 127 0 127 33 [12]
Barrett, FrankFrank Barrett  Scotland GK 1896–1900 136 0 136 0 [13]
Morgan, BillyBilly Morgan  England HB 1897–1903 152 0 152 7 [14]
Griffiths, BillyBilly Griffiths  England HB 1899–1905 175 0 175 30 [15]
Schofield, AlfAlf Schofield  England FW 1900–1907 179 0 179 35 [16]
Hayes, VinceVince Hayes  England FB 1901–1907,
1908–1910
128 0 128 2 [17]
Peddie, JackJack Peddie  Scotland FW 1902–1903,
1904–1907
121 0 121 58 [18]
Downie, AlexAlex Downie  Scotland HB 1902–1909 191 0 191 14 [19]
Bell, AlexAlex Bell  Scotland HB 1903–1913 309 0 309 10 [20]
Bonthron, BobBob Bonthron  Scotland FB 1903–1907 134 0 134 3 [21]
Moger, HarryHarry Moger  England GK 1903–1912 266 0 266 0 [22]
Duckworth, DickDick Duckworth  England HB 1903–1915 254 0 254 11 [23]
Roberts, CharlieCharlie Roberts  England HB 1904–1913 302 0 302 23 [24]
Holden, DickDick Holden  England FB 1905–1914 117 0 117 0 [25]
Picken, JackJack Picken  Scotland FW 1905–1911 122 0 122 46 [26]
Wall, GeorgeGeorge Wall  England FW 1906–1915 319 0 319 100 [27]
Meredith, BillyBilly Meredith  Wales FW 1907–1921 335 0 335 36 [28]
Turnbull, SandySandy Turnbull  Scotland FW 1907–1915 247 0 247 101 [29]
Stacey, GeorgeGeorge Stacey  England FB 1907–1915 270 0 270 9 [30]
Halse, HaroldHarold Halse  England FW 1908–1912 125 0 125 56 [31]
Whalley, ArthurArthur Whalley  England HB 1909–1920 106 0 106 6 [32]
West, EnochEnoch West  England FW 1910–1916 181 0 181 80 [33]
Beale, BobbyBobby Beale  England GK 1912–1919 112 0 112 0 [34]
Mew, JackJack Mew  England GK 1912–1926 199 0 199 0 [35]
Hilditch, LalLal Hilditch  England HB 1919–1932 322 0 322 7 [36]
Silcock, JackJack Silcock  England FB 1919–1934 449 0 449 2 [37]
Spence, JoeJoe Spence  England FW 1919–1933 510 0 510 168 [38]
Moore, CharlieCharlie Moore  England FB 1919–1921,
1922–1931
328 0 328 0 [39]
Grimwood, JohnJohn Grimwood  England HB 1919–1927 205 0 205 8 [40]
Partridge, TeddyTeddy Partridge  England FW 1920–1929 160 0 160 18 [41]
Steward, AlfAlf Steward  England GK 1920–1932 326 0 326 0 [42]
Bennion, RayRay Bennion  Wales HB 1921–1932 301 0 301 3 [43]
Lochhead, ArthurArthur Lochhead  Scotland FW 1921–1925 153 0 153 50 [44]
Thomas, HarryHarry Thomas  Wales FW 1922–1931 135 0 135 13 [45]
Barson, FrankFrank Barson  England HB 1922–1928 152 0 152 4 [46]
Mann, FrankFrank Mann  England HB 1923–1930 197 0 197 5 [47]
Macpherson, FrankFrank McPherson  England FW 1923–1928 175 0 175 52 [48]
Jones, TomTom Jones  Wales FB 1924–1937 200 0 200 0 [49]
Hanson, JimmyJimmy Hanson  England FW 1924–1931 147 0 147 52 [50]
Wilson, JackJack Wilson  England HB 1926–1932 140 0 140 3 [51]
Maclenahan, HughHugh McLenahan  England HB 1928–1937 116 0 116 12 [52]
Rowley, HarryHarry Rowley  England FW 1928–1932,
1934–1937
180 0 180 55 [53]
Reid, TomTom Reid  Scotland FW 1929–1933 101 0 101 67 [54]
Maclachlan, GeorgeGeorge McLachlan  Scotland FW 1929–1933 116 0 116 4 [55]
Mellor, JackJack Mellor  England FB 1930–1937 122 0 122 0 [56]
Manley, TomTom Manley  England HB 1931–1939 195 0 195 41 [57]
Vose, GeorgeGeorge Vose  England HB 1933–1939 209 0 209 1 [58]
Griffiths, JackJack Griffiths  England FB 1934–1944 173 0 173 1 [59]
Mackay, BillBill McKay  Scotland HB 1934–1940 182 0 182 15 [60]
Mutch, GeorgeGeorge Mutch  Scotland FW 1934–1937 120 0 120 49 [61]
Bamford, TommyTommy Bamford  Wales FW 1934–1938 109 0 109 57 [62]
Bryant, BillyBilly Bryant  England FW 1934–1939 157 0 157 42 [63]
Brown, JamesJames Brown  Scotland HB 1935–1939 110 0 110 1 [64]
Carey, JohnnyJohnny Carey Ireland Ireland FB 1937–1953 344 0 344 17 [65]
Rowley, JackJack Rowley  England FW 1937–1955 424 0 424 211 [66]
Pearson, StanStan Pearson  England FW 1937–1954 343 0 343 148 [67]
Warner, JackJack Warner  Wales HB 1938–1950 115 0 115 2 [68]
John Aston, Sr.  England FB 1946–1954 284 0 284 30 [69]
Chilton, AllenbyAllenby Chilton  England HB 1946–1955 391 0 391 3 [70]
Cockburn, HenryHenry Cockburn  England HB 1946–1954 275 0 275 4 [71]
Crompton, JackJack Crompton  England GK 1946–1956 212 0 212 0 [72]
Delaney, JimmyJimmy Delaney  Scotland FW 1946–1950 184 0 184 28 [73]
Macglen, BillyBilly McGlen  England HB 1946–1952 122 0 122 2 [74]
Mitten, CharlieCharlie Mitten  England FW 1946–1952 162 0 162 61 [75]
Downie, JohnJohn Downie  Scotland FW 1949–1953 116 0 116 37 [76]
Wood, RayRay Wood  England GK 1949–1958 208 0 208 0 [77]
Gibson, DonDon Gibson  England HB 1950–1955 115 0 115 0 [78]
Jones, MarkMark Jones  England HB 1950–1958 121 0 121 1 [79]
Berry, JohnnyJohnny Berry  England FW 1951–1958 276 0 276 45 [80]
Blanchflower, JackieJackie Blanchflower  Northern Ireland HB 1951–1958 117 0 117 27 [81]
Byrne, RogerRoger Byrne  England FB 1951–1958 280 0 280 20 [82]
Pegg, DavidDavid Pegg  England FW 1952–1958 150 0 150 28 [83]
Foulkes, BillBill Foulkes  England DF 1952–1970 685 3 688 9 [84]
Taylor, TommyTommy Taylor  England FW 1953–1958 191 0 191 131 [85]
Edwards, DuncanDuncan Edwards  England HB 1953–1958 177 0 177 21 [86]
Viollet, DennisDennis Viollet  England FW 1953–1962 293 0 293 179 [87]
Goodwin, FreddieFreddie Goodwin  England HB 1954–1960 107 0 107 8 [88]
Scanlon, AlbertAlbert Scanlon  England FW 1954–1960 127 0 127 35 [89]
Colman, EddieEddie Colman  England HB 1955–1958 108 0 108 2 [90]
Cope, RonnieRonnie Cope  England HB 1956–1961 106 0 106 2 [91]
Charlton, BobbyBobby Charlton  England FW 1956–1973 756 2 758 249 [92]
Gaskell, DavidDavid Gaskell  England GK 1956–1967 119 0 119 0 [93]
Gregg, HarryHarry Gregg  Northern Ireland GK 1957–1966 247 0 247 0 [94]
Brennan, ShayShay Brennan  Ireland FB 1958–1970 358 1 359 6 [95]
Quixall, AlbertAlbert Quixall  England FW 1958–1963 184 0 184 56 [96]
Giles, JohnnyJohnny Giles  Ireland FW 1959–1963 115 0 115 13 [97]
Stiles, NobbyNobby Stiles  England HB 1959–1971 395 0 395 19 [98]
Setters, MauriceMaurice Setters  England HB 1960–1964 194 0 194 14 [99]
Dunne, TonyTony Dunne  Ireland DF 1960–1973 534 1 535 2 [100]
Cantwell, NoelNoel Cantwell  Ireland FB 1960–1967 146 0 146 8 [101]
Herd, DavidDavid Herd  Scotland FW 1961–1968 264 1 265 145 [102]
Law, DenisDenis Law  Scotland FW 1962–1973 398 6 404 237 [103]
Sadler, DavidDavid Sadler  England U 1962–1973 328 7 335 27 [104]
Crerand, PatPat Crerand  Scotland HB 1963–1971 397 0 397 15 [105]
Best, GeorgeGeorge Best  Northern Ireland FW 1963–1974 470 0 470 179 [106]
Connelly, JohnJohn Connelly  England FW 1964–1966 112 1 113 35 [107]
Fitzpatrick, JohnJohn Fitzpatrick  Scotland DF 1965–1973 141 6 147 10 [108]
John Aston, Jr.  England FW 1965–1972 166 21 187 27 [109]
Stepney, AlexAlex Stepney  England GK 1966–1979 539 0 539 2 [110]
Kidd, BrianBrian Kidd  England FW 1967–1974 257 9 266 70 [111]
Burns, FrancisFrancis Burns  Scotland DF 1967–1972 143 13 156 7 [112]
Morgan, WillieWillie Morgan  Scotland MF 1968–1975 293 3 296 34 [113]
James, SteveSteve James  England HB 1968–1975 160 1 161 4 [114]
Macilroy, SammySammy McIlroy  Northern Ireland MF 1971–1982 391 28 419 71 [115]
Buchan, MartinMartin Buchan  Scotland DF 1972–1983 456 0 456 4 [116]
Maccreery, DavidDavid McCreery  Northern Ireland MF 1972–1979 57 53 110 8 [117]
Forsyth, AlexAlex Forsyth  Scotland FB 1973–1978 116 3 119 5 [118]
Macari, LouLou Macari  Scotland FW 1973–1984 374 27 401 97 [119]
Daly, GerryGerry Daly  Ireland MF 1973–1977 137 5 142 32 [120]
Greenhoff, BrianBrian Greenhoff  England DF 1973–1979 268 3 271 17 [121]
Houston, StewartStewart Houston  Scotland DF 1974–1980 248 2 250 16 [122]
Pearson, StuartStuart Pearson  England FW 1974–1979 179 1 180 66 [123]
Albiston, ArthurArthur Albiston  Scotland FB 1974–1988 467 18 485 7 [124]
Coppell, SteveSteve Coppell  England MF 1975–1983 393 3 396 70 [125]
Nicholl, JimmyJimmy Nicholl  Northern Ireland DF 1975–1982 235 13 248 6 [126]
Hill, GordonGordon Hill  England MF 1975–1978 133 1 134 51 [127]
Greenhoff, JimmyJimmy Greenhoff  England FW 1976–1980 119 4 123 36 [128]
Grimes, AshleyAshley Grimes  Ireland DF 1977–1983 77 30 107 11 [129]
Jordan, JoeJoe Jordan  Scotland FW 1978–1981 125 1 126 41 [130]
Macqueen, GordonGordon McQueen  Scotland DF 1978–1985 229 0 229 26 [131]
Bailey, GaryGary Bailey  England GK 1978–1987 375 0 375 0 [132]
Thomas, MickeyMickey Thomas  Wales MF 1978–1981 110 0 110 15 [133]
Moran, KevinKevin Moran  Ireland DF 1979–1988 284 5 289 24 [134]
Wilkins, RayRay Wilkins  England MF 1979–1984 191 3 194 10 [135]
Duxbury, MikeMike Duxbury  England DF 1980–1990 345 33 378 7 [136]
Gidman, JohnJohn Gidman  England DF 1981–1986 116 4 120 4 [137]
Stapleton, FrankFrank Stapleton  Ireland FW 1981–1987 267 21 288 78 [138]
Moses, RemiRemi Moses  England MF 1981–1988 188 11 199 12 [139]
Robson, BryanBryan Robson  England MF 1981–1994 437 24 461 99 [140]
Whiteside, NormanNorman Whiteside  Northern Ireland FW 1982–1989 256 18 274 67 [141]
Macgrath, PaulPaul McGrath  Ireland DF 1982–1989 192 7 199 16 [142]
Hughes, MarkMark Hughes  Wales FW 1983–1986,
1988–1995
453 14 467 163 [143]
Hogg, GraemeGraeme Hogg  Scotland DF 1984–1988 108 2 110 1 [144]
Blackmore, ClaytonClayton Blackmore  Wales U 1984–1994 201 44 245 26 [145]
Olsen, JesperJesper Olsen  Denmark MF 1984–1988 149 27 176 24 [146]
Strachan, GordonGordon Strachan  Scotland MF 1984–1989 195 6 201 38 [147]
Davenport, PeterPeter Davenport  England FW 1986–1988 83 23 106 26 [148]
Mcclair, BrianBrian McClair  Scotland U 1987–1998 398 73 471 127 [149]
Bruce, SteveSteve Bruce  England DF 1987–1996 411 3 414 51 [150]
Martin, LeeLee Martin  England DF 1988–1994 84 25 109 2 [151]
Sharpe, LeeLee Sharpe  England MF 1988–1996 213 50 263 36 [152]
Donaghy, MalMal Donaghy  Northern Ireland DF 1988–1992 98 21 119 0 [153]
Phelan, MikeMike Phelan  England U 1989–1994 127 19 146 3 [154]
Webb, NeilNeil Webb  England MF 1989–1992 105 5 110 11 [155]
Pallister, GaryGary Pallister  England DF 1989–1998 433 4 437 15 [156]
Ince, PaulPaul Ince  England MF 1989–1995 276 5 281 29 [157]
Irwin, DenisDenis Irwin  Ireland DF 1990–2002 511 18 529 33 [158]
Giggs, RyanRyan Giggs  Wales MF 1991–2014 802 161 963 168 [159]
Kanchelskis, AndreiAndrei Kanchelskis  Soviet Union
 Russia
MF 1991–1995 132 29 161 36 [160]
Parker, PaulPaul Parker  England DF 1991–1996 137 9 146 2 [161]
Schmeichel, PeterPeter Schmeichel  Denmark GK 1991–1999 398 0 398 1 [162]
Neville, GaryGary Neville  England DF 1992–2011 566 36 602 7 [163]
Beckham, DavidDavid Beckham  England MF 1992–2003 356 38 394 85 [164]
Butt, NickyNicky Butt  England MF 1992–2004 307 80 387 26 [165]
Cantona, EricEric Cantona  France FW 1992–1997 184 1 185 82 [166]
Keane, RoyRoy Keane  Ireland MF 1993–2005 458 22 480 51 [167]
May, DavidDavid May  England DF 1994–2003 98 20 118 8 [168]
Scholes, PaulPaul Scholes  England MF 1994–2011
2012–2013
577 141 718 155 [169]
Cole, AndyAndy Cole  England FW 1995–2001 231 44 275 121 [170]
Neville, PhilPhil Neville  England U 1995–2005 301 85 386 8 [171]
Johnsen, RonnyRonny Johnsen  Norway DF 1996–2002 131 19 150 9 [172]
Solskjaer, Ole GunnarOle Gunnar Solskjær  Norway FW 1996–2007 216 150 366 126 [173]
Sheringham, TeddyTeddy Sheringham  England FW 1997–2001 101 52 153 46 [174]
Berg, HenningHenning Berg  Norway DF 1997–2000 81 22 103 3 [175]
Brown, WesWes Brown  England DF 1998–2011 313 49 362 5 [176]
Stam, JaapJaap Stam  Netherlands DF 1998–2001 125 2 127 1 [177]
Yorke, DwightDwight Yorke  Trinidad and Tobago FW 1998–2002 120 32 152 66 [178]
Fortune, QuintonQuinton Fortune  South Africa MF 1999–2006 88 38 126 11 [179]
Silvestre, MikaelMikaël Silvestre  France DF 1999–2008 326 35 361 10 [180]
Oshea, JohnJohn O'Shea  Ireland U 1999–2011 301 92 393 15 [181]
Barthez, FabienFabien Barthez  France GK 2000–2004 139 0 139 0 [182]
Nistelrooy, Ruud vanRuud van Nistelrooy  Netherlands FW 2001–2006 200 19 219 150 [183]
Ferdinand, RioRio Ferdinand  England DF 2002–2014 444 11 455 8 [4]
Fletcher, DarrenDarren Fletcher  Scotland MF 2003– 261 69 330 24 [184]
Ronaldo, CristianoCristiano Ronaldo  Portugal FW 2003–2009 244 48 292 118 [185]
Saha, LouisLouis Saha  France FW 2004–2008 76 48 124 42 [186]
Rooney, WayneWayne Rooney  England FW 2004– 397 45 442 216 [187]
Sar, Edwin van derEdwin van der Sar  Netherlands GK 2005–2011 266 0 266 0 [188]
Park Ji-Sung  South Korea MF 2005–2012 146 59 205 27 [189]
Evra, PatricePatrice Evra  France DF 2006–2014 357 22 379 10 [190]
Vidic, NemanjaNemanja Vidić  Serbia DF 2006–2014 290 10 300 21 [191]
Carrick, MichaelMichael Carrick  England MF 2006– 311 48 359 22 [192]
Nani  Portugal MF 2007– 178 51 229 41 [193]
Anderson  Brazil MF 2007– 127 52 179 9 [194]
Evans, JonnyJonny Evans  Northern Ireland DF 2007– 165 16 181 7 [195]
Berbatov, DimitarDimitar Berbatov  Bulgaria FW 2008–2012 108 41 149 56 [196]
Rafael  Brazil DF 2008– 143 16 159 5 [197]
Valencia, AntonioAntonio Valencia  Ecuador MF 2009– 145 46 191 21 [198]
Hernandez, JavierJavier Hernández  Mexico FW 2010– 83 69 152 59 [199]
Welbeck, DannyDanny Welbeck  England FW 2008–2014 89 50 139 29 [200]
de Gea, DavidDavid de Gea  Spain GK 2011– 132 0 132 0 [201]
Smalling, ChrisChris Smalling  England DF 2010– 94 29 123 5 [202]
Jones, PhilPhil Jones  England U 2011– 90 14 104 5 [203]

Club captains[edit]

Since 1882, 45 players have held the position of club captain for Newton Heath LYR F.C., Newton Heath F.C. or Manchester United F.C.[204] The first club captain was E. Thomas, who was captain from 1882 to 1883.[204] The longest-serving captain is Bryan Robson, who was club captain from 1982 to 1994, although he held the position jointly with Steve Bruce from 1992 to 1994.[204] Roy Keane, who was captain from 1997 to 2005, has the distinction of having won the most trophies as captain; he won four Premier League titles, two FA Cups, one Community Shield, one UEFA Champions League and one Intercontinental Cup. The current club captain is Wayne Rooney, who took over after Nemanja Vidić left the club in 2014.[205][206]

Dates[204] Name Notes
1878–1882 Unknown
1882–1883 E. Thomas
1883–1887 England Sam Black
1887–1891 Wales Jack Powell
1891–1892 Scotland Bob McFarlane
1892–1893 Scotland Joe Cassidy
1893–1894 Unknown
1894–1896 Scotland James McNaught
1896–1897 Wales Caesar Jenkyns
1897–1903 England Harry Stafford
1903–1904 England John Willie Sutcliffe
1904–1905 Scotland Jack Peddie
1905–1913 England Charlie Roberts
1913–1914 England George Stacey
1914–1915 England George Hunter
1915–1917 Ireland Patrick O'Connell
1917–1918 England George Anderson
1918–1919 England Jack Mew
1919–1922 England Lal Hilditch
1922–1928 England Frank Barson
1928–1929 England Jack Wilson
1929–1930 England Charlie Spencer
1930–1931 England Jack Silcock
1931–1932 Scotland George McLachlan
1932 England Louis Page
1932–1934 England Jack Silcock
1934–1935 Scotland Bill McKay
1935–1937 Scotland James Brown
1937–1939 England George Roughton
1939–1940 Scotland Bill McKay
1940–1944 None No competitive football was played during the Second World War
1944–1945 England George Roughton
1945–1953 Republic of Ireland Johnny Carey
1953 England Stan Pearson
1953–1955 England Allenby Chilton
1955–1958 England Roger Byrne
1958–1959 England Bill Foulkes
1959–1960 England Dennis Viollet
1960–1962 England Maurice Setters
1962–1967 Republic of Ireland Noel Cantwell Co-captained with Denis Law from 1964 to 1967[204]
1964–1968 Scotland Denis Law Co-captained with Noel Cantwell from 1964 to 1967[204]
1968–1973 England Bobby Charlton
1973–1974 Scotland George Graham
1974–1975 Scotland Willie Morgan
1975–1982 Scotland Martin Buchan
1982 England Ray Wilkins
1982–1994 England Bryan Robson Longest-serving captain in United's history, co-captained with Steve Bruce from 1992 to 1994[204]
1992–1996 England Steve Bruce Co-captained with Bryan Robson from 1992 to 1994[204]
1996–1997 France Eric Cantona
1997–2005 Republic of Ireland Roy Keane
2005–2011 England Gary Neville
2011–2014 Serbia Nemanja Vidić
2014– England Wayne Rooney

Notes[edit]

  • ^ A utility player is one who is considered to play in more than one position.

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