Danny Welbeck

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Danny Welbeck
Welbeck training with England at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Personal information
Full name Daniel Nii Tackie Mensah Welbeck[1]
Date of birth (1990-11-26) 26 November 1990 (age 33)[2]
Place of birth Manchester, England
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)[3]
Position(s) Forward[4]
Club information
Current team
Brighton & Hove Albion
Number 18
Youth career
Fletcher Moss Rangers
2001–2008 Manchester United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2014 Manchester United 92 (20)
2010Preston North End (loan) 8 (2)
2010–2011Sunderland (loan) 26 (6)
2014–2019 Arsenal 88 (16)
2019–2020 Watford 18 (2)
2020– Brighton & Hove Albion 87 (19)
National team
2005 England U16 1 (0)
2006–2007 England U17 11 (2)
2007–2008 England U18 2 (2)
2008–2009 England U19 8 (2)
2009–2011 England U21 14 (5)
2011–2018 England 42 (16)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:07, 9 October 2023 (UTC)

Daniel Nii Tackie Mensah Welbeck (born 26 November 1990) is an English professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Brighton & Hove Albion.

Career statistics[change | change source]

Club[change | change source]

As of match played 8 October 2023
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Europe Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Manchester United 2007–08[5] Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008–09[6] Premier League 3 1 5 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 13 3
2009–10[7] Premier League 5 0 1 0 3 2 2[a] 0 0 0 11 2
2011–12[8] Premier League 30 9 2 1 1 0 5[b] 2 1[c] 0 39 12
2012–13[9] Premier League 27 1 4 0 2 0 7[a] 1 40 2
2013–14[10] Premier League 25 9 1 0 4 0 5[a] 1 1[c] 0 36 10
2014–15[11] Premier League 2 0 1 0 3 0
Total 92 20 13 3 16 2 19 4 2 0 142 29
Preston North End (loan) 2009–10[7] Championship 8 2 8 2
Sunderland (loan) 2010–11[12] Premier League 26 6 0 0 2 0 28 6
Arsenal 2014–15[11] Premier League 25 4 3 1 6[a] 3 34 8
2015–16[13] Premier League 11 4 2 1 0 0 2[a] 0 0 0 15 5
2016–17[14] Premier League 16 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 20 4
2017–18[15] Premier League 28 5 1 1 3 1 10[d] 3 1[c] 0 43 10
2018–19[16] Premier League 8 1 0 0 2 2 4[d] 2 14 5
Total 88 16 10 5 5 3 22 8 1 0 126 32
Watford 2019–20[17] Premier League 18 2 0 0 2 1 20 3
Brighton & Hove Albion 2020–21[18] Premier League 24 6 0 0 24 6
2021–22[19] Premier League 25 6 2 0 0 0 27 6
2022–23[20] Premier League 31 6 5 0 1 1 37 7
2023–24[21] Premier League 7 1 0 0 1 0 2[d] 0 10 1
Total 87 19 7 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 98 20
Career total 319 65 30 8 27 7 43 12 3 0 422 92
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Appearances in UEFA Champions League
  2. Two appearances and two goals in UEFA Champions League, three appearances in UEFA Europa League
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Appearance in FA Community Shield
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Appearances in UEFA Europa League

International[change | change source]

Appearances and goals by national team and year[22]
National team Year Apps Goals
England 2011 3 0
2012 11 5
2013 6 3
2014 12 5
2015 1 1
2016 1 0
2017 2 1
2018 6 1
Total 42 16
England score listed first, score column indicates score after each Welbeck goal[22]
List of international goals scored by Danny Welbeck
No. Date Venue Cap Opponent Score Result Competition Ref.
1 2 June 2012 Wembley Stadium, London, England 5  Belgium 1–0 1–0 Friendly [23]
2 15 June 2012 Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine 7  Sweden 3–2 3–2 UEFA Euro 2012 [24]
3 12 October 2012 Wembley Stadium, London, England 12  San Marino 2–0 5–0 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification [25]
4 4–0
5 14 November 2012 Friends Arena, Solna, Sweden 14  Sweden 1–1 2–4 Friendly [26]
6 14 August 2013 Wembley Stadium, London, England 17  Scotland 2–2 3–2 Friendly [27]
7 6 September 2013 Wembley Stadium, London, England 18  Moldova 3–0 4–0 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification [28]
8 4–0
9 8 September 2014 St. Jakob-Park, Basel, Switzerland 28  Switzerland 1–0 2–0 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying [29]
10 2–0
11 9 October 2014 Wembley Stadium, London, England 29  San Marino 3–0 5–0 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying [30]
12 15 November 2014 Wembley Stadium, London, England 31  Slovenia 2–1 3–1 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying [31]
13 3–1
14 27 March 2015 Wembley Stadium, London, England 33  Lithuania 2–0 4–0 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying [32]
15 1 September 2017 National Stadium, Ta' Qali, Malta 35  Malta 3–0 4–0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification [33]
16 7 June 2018 Elland Road, Leeds, England 39  Costa Rica 2–0 2–0 Friendly [34]

Honours[change | change source]

Manchester United

Arsenal

England U19

Individual

References[change | change source]

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  8. "Games played by Danny Welbeck in 2011/2012". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 18 September 2017.
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  15. "Games played by Danny Welbeck in 2017/2018". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 28 June 2018.
  16. "Games played by Danny Welbeck in 2018/2019". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 7 August 2019.
  17. "Games played by Danny Welbeck in 2019/2020". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 18 October 2020.
  18. "Games played by Danny Welbeck in 2020/2021". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 30 April 2022.
  19. "Games played by Danny Welbeck in 2021/2022". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 4 September 2022.
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  33. "Malta vs. England 0–4: Summary". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 18 October 2020.
  34. "England vs. Costa Rica 2–0: Summary". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 18 October 2020.
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