Ashley Williams

Born: August 23, 1984 (age 33)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Wolverhampton, England
Nationality: Wales flag Welsh

Position: Centre-back
Team: Everton
Ashley Williams in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Career History
Senior2001-2003Hednesford Town
2003-2008Stockport County
→ 2008Swansea City (loan)
2008-2016Swansea City
2016-Everton
International2008-Wales
Sports Mole has 644 articles about Ashley Williams. Articles 1 to 40:
Ronald Koeman shouts orders during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Ronald Koeman: Everton were "too afraid"
Everton manager Ronald Koeman admits that his side were "too afraid" in their 4-0 defeat at Manchester United.
Sep 17, 18:40
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring the third during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Result: Romelu Lukaku scores as Manchester United pile more misery on Everton
Romelu Lukaku scores one and creates another against his former club as Manchester United thrash Everton 4-0 at Old Trafford.
Sep 17, 17:56
Ronald Koeman chats to Wayne Rooney during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney starts against Manchester United
Wayne Rooney starts for Everton as they visit his former side Manchester United.
Sep 17, 15:04
A dejected Wayne Rooney during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Everton as Wayne Rooney and Romelu Lukaku both face their former clubs at Old Trafford.
Sep 15, 15:10
Dominic Calvert-Lewin of Northampton Town shoots to score his sides 2nd goal during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Northampton Town and Blackpool at Sixfields Stdium on August 11, 2015
Team News: Dominic Calvert-Lewin leads Everton line
Dominic Calvert-Lewin leads the line for Everton's Europa League trip to Atalanta.
Sep 14, 17:04
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Team News: Morgan Schneiderlin returns for Everton against Tottenham Hotspur
Morgan Schneiderlin returns from suspension to start Everton's match against Tottenham Hotspur this afternoon.
Sep 9, 14:04
Aaron Ramsey in action during the World Cup qualifier between Wales and Austria on September 2, 2017
Result: Wales strike late in Chisinau to climb up to second place
Hal Robson-Kanu and Aaron Ramsey find a way through in the final 10 minutes to help Wales to a 2-0 victory over Moldova in Chisinau.
Sep 5, 21:40
Wales forward Ben Woodburn scores on his international debut against Austria at the Principality Stadium on September 2, 2017
Result: Ben Woodburn nets debut goal to keep Wales alive
Ben Woodburn scores a debut goal to give Wales a crucial 1-0 World Cup qualifying win over Austria at the Cardiff City Stadium.
Sep 2, 21:38
Wales manager Chris Coleman on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier with Serbia on November 12, 2016
Live Commentary: Wales 1-0 Austria - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Wales's 1-0 win over Austria, as Ben Woodburn proved the difference on his international debut.
Sep 2, 18:45
Wales defender Ashley Williams in action during his side's World Cup qualifier with Serbia on November 12, 2016
Ashley Williams: 'Building some momentum key for Wales'
Ashley Williams targets victory against Austria at the Cardiff City Stadium in the hope of carrying some momentum into Wales's final three Group D matches.
Sep 2, 14:58
Cesc Fabregas celebrates after the Premier League game between Chelsea and Middlesbrough on May 8, 2017
Result: Chelsea make light work of lacklustre Everton at Stamford Bridge
Cesc Fabregas and Alvaro Morata net first-half goals as Chelsea beat Everton 2-0 at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League.
Aug 27, 15:21
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Result: Gylfi Sigurdsson stunner seals Everton's progress in Europa League
A 50-yard strike from Gylfi Sigurdsson earns Everton a 1-1 draw with Hajduk Split, a result which earns the Toffees a place in the group stages of the Europa League.
Aug 24, 21:51
Wayne Rooney celebrates next to City captain Vincent Kompany during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Result: Raheem Sterling rescues a point for Manchester City
Raheem Sterling scores an 82nd-minute equaliser as Manchester City come from behind to draw 1-1 with Everton in the Premier League.
Aug 21, 21:55
Wayne Rooney in action for Everton against Sevilla on August 6, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney, Michael Keane start for Everton
Wayne Rooney makes his first Premier League start for Everton in 13 years.
Aug 12, 14:05
A general view inside the stadium prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on April 26, 2015
Everton 'to bid for Ajax defender'
Everton reportedly enter the running to sign young Ajax defender Jairo Riedewald ahead of Crystal Palace.
Jul 12, 13:03
Aymen Abdennour and Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the game between Valencia and Real Madrid on January 3, 2016
Everton, Newcastle United weigh up Valencia defender Aymen Abdennour?
Everton and Newcastle United are currently considering whether to launch a bid for Valencia defender Aymen Abdennour.
Jun 16, 17:39
Wales defender Ashley Williams in action during his side's World Cup qualifier with Serbia on November 12, 2016
Ashley Williams relishing challenge of taking on Serbia
Ashley Williams believes that Wales remain "in a good position" in the Group D standings and is hopeful of picking up a positive result away to Serbia on Sunday evening.
Jun 10, 22:41
Danny Welbeck celebrates finding the winner during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Leicester City on February 14, 2016
Team News: Danny Welbeck up front for Arsenal
Danny Welbeck starts ahead of Olivier Giroud as Arsenal welcome Everton.
May 21, 14:06
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the touchline during the North London derby at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Arsenal 3-1 Everton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Arsenal's 3-1 victory over Everton in the Premier League.
May 21, 14:00
Everton midfielder Gareth Barry in action during his side's 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on September 30, 2016
Team News: Gareth Barry, Kevin Mirallas in for Everton
Gareth Barry and Kevin Mirallas earn recalls for Everton's trip to Swansea City.
May 6, 16:40
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic during the UEFA Europa League match between West Ham United and FC Astra Giurgiu at the London Stadium on August 25, 2016
Result: Everton held by West Ham United in bore draw at London Stadium
Everton miss out on the chance to move into fifth place in the Premier League after being held to a 0-0 draw by West Ham United at the London Stadium.
Apr 22, 16:52
Ashley Williams in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Paul Clement: 'Swansea City have missed Ashley Williams'
Swansea City manager Paul Clement admits that his side have missed the presence of former captain Ashley Williams in defence this season.
Apr 20, 17:09
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Everton and Bournemouth on February 4, 2017
Result: Everton march on at home to climb up to fifth
Romelu Lukaku is on the scoresheet once again as Everton beat Burnley 3-1 at Goodison Park to climb up to fifth in the Premier League table.
Apr 15, 16:56
Romelu Lukaku in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Team News: Ashley Williams returns to Everton XI
Ashley Williams is back in the starting XI as Everton welcome Burnley to Goodison Park.
Apr 15, 14:03
Romelu Lukaku gets fantasy points galore, especially as captain, after scoring the opening goal in his side's Premier League clash with West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Romelu Lukaku nets twice in Everton win
Romelu Lukaku takes his Premier League tally to 23 goals for the season in Everton's 4-2 win over Leicester City on Sunday afternoon.
Apr 9, 17:54
Morgan Schneiderlin in action for Everton against Sunderland on February 25, 2017
Team News: Two changes for Everton ahead of Leicester City clash
Everton manager Ronald Koeman makes two changes to his side ahead of Sunday's Premier League fixture against Leicester City.
Apr 9, 15:39
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Ronald Koeman downplays Romelu Lukaku, Ashley Williams spat
Ronald Koeman says that he was happy to 'see a reaction' from his players, as he attempts to play down the falling out between Ashley Williams and Romelu Lukaku.
Apr 7, 14:27
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Manchester United's Michael Carrick: 'Point against Everton nowhere near enough'
Michael Carrick says that sneaking a draw against Everton is "nowhere near enough" for Manchester United.
Apr 5, 11:45
Romelu Lukaku in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Martin Keown accuses Romelu Lukaku of showing "disrespect" to Ashley Williams
Martin Keown says that Romelu Lukaku was 'disrespectful' towards Ashley Williams during Everton's 1-1 draw with Manchester United.
Apr 5, 10:32
Luke Shaw of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Jose Mourinho: 'I made every decision for Luke Shaw, his body but my brain'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho criticises Luke Shaw by claiming that he made "every decision" for the left-back during his performance against Everton.
Apr 5, 09:30
Everton manager Ronald Koeman looks on during his side's 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on September 30, 2016
Ronald Koeman 'really disappointed' with Old Trafford draw
Everton boss Ronald Koeman bemoans his team's inability to hold on to their lead in Tuesday's 1-1 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Apr 4, 22:20
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has a point to make during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Bournemouth on March 4, 2017
Result: Zlatan Ibrahimovic penalty saves Manchester United
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores a 94th-minute penalty as Manchester United draw 1-1 with Everton in Tuesday night's Premier League clash at Old Trafford.
Apr 4, 22:00
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho at the Europa League match against Saint-Etienne on February 16, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester United 1-1 Everton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Premier League clash between Manchester United and Everton from Old Trafford.
Apr 4, 18:57
Jurgen Klopp argues with Ronald Koeman during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Jurgen Klopp unhappy with Ronald Koeman remarks
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp questions the remarks made by Ronald Koeman following Everton's 3-1 loss at Anfield when suggesting that both teams made rash challenges.
Apr 4, 13:37
Philippe Coutinho puts his side back in front during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Result: Liverpool up to third in Premier League with Merseyside derby win
Bragging rights once again go Liverpool's way as they win the 228th Merseyside derby 3-1, inflicting just a second league defeat in 13 on rivals Everton.
Apr 1, 14:23
A terrified Ben Woodburn in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on March 12, 2017
Liverpool forward Ben Woodburn receives first Wales call-up
Liverpool forward Ben Woodburn receives a first call-up to the Wales squad for the World Cup qualifier against the Republic of Ireland on March 24.
Mar 16, 11:18
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City celebrates scoring his team's first goal against Norwich City at Liberty Stadium on March 5, 2016
Swansea City midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson 'wanted by Everton'
Gylfi Sigurdsson could be on his way from Swansea City to Everton in the summer, with a report claiming that a £25m bid is likely to be tabled by the Toffees.
Mar 10, 23:02
Romelu Lukaku gets fantasy points galore, especially as captain, after scoring the opening goal in his side's Premier League clash with West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Ashley Williams hails "world-class" Romelu Lukaku
Everton defender Ashley Williams hails Romelu Lukaku as "world class" following his record-equalling 60th Premier League goal for the club.
Feb 27, 20:54
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Preview: Everton vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park.
Jan 13, 23:00
Romelu Lukaku gets fantasy points galore, especially as captain, after scoring the opening goal in his side's Premier League clash with West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Ronald Koeman overcomes former club Southampton as Everton score three at Goodison
Ronald Koeman seals victory over his former club Southampton as Everton earn a 3-0 win at Goodison Park.
Jan 2, 16:54



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