Lewis Gibson (footballer)

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Lewis Gibson
Personal information
Full name Lewis Jack Gibson [1]
Date of birth (2000-07-19) 19 July 2000 (age 19)
Place of birth Durham, England[2]
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Fleetwood Town
(on loan from Everton)
Number 19
Youth career
2010–2017 Newcastle United
2017–2019 Everton
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2019– Everton 0 (0)
2020–Fleetwood Town (loan) 1 (0)
National team
2016–2017 England U17 12 (0)
2017–2018 England U18 3 (0)
2019– England U20 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10:00, 2 February 2020 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16:26, 2 February 2020 (UTC)

Lewis Gibson (born 19 July 2000) is an English professional footballer who plays for Fleetwood Town, on loan from Everton, as a defender.[3]

Career[edit]

Gibson came through the Newcastle United before joining fellow Premier League club Everton in July 2017.[4]

On 31 January 2020, Gibson joined League One side Fleetwood Town on loan until the end of the season.[5] A day later, he made his senior debut as Fleetwood defeated Doncaster Rovers 2-1.[6]

International career[edit]

Gibson has represented England at under-17, under-18 and under-20 level and was part of the side who lifted the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2017.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Lewis Gibson at Soccerway
  2. ^ Lewis Gibson at Soccerbase
  3. ^ "Lewis Gibson, Barrie McKay and Isak Thorvaldsson join Fleetwood on loan". 31 January 2020 – via www.bbc.co.uk.
  4. ^ "Lewis Gibson leaves Newcastle United and signs three-year deal with Everton". chroniclelive.co.uk/. 27 July 2017. Retrieved 2 February 2020.
  5. ^ a b "Lewis Gibson joins the Cod Army on loan from Everton". Fleetwood Town F.C. 31 January 2020. Retrieved 2 February 2020.
  6. ^ "Fleetwood Town 2-1 Doncaster Rovers". BBC. 1 February 2020. Retrieved 2 February 2020.