Connor Wickham

Born: March 31, 1993 (age 21)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Hereford, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Sunderland (no. 10)
Career History
Senior2011-Sunderland
Sports Mole has 373 articles about Connor Wickham. Articles 1 to 40:
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland embraces Manager Gustavo Poyet of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on January 31, 2015
Gus Poyet hails Sunderland's "perfect" Burnley victory
Gus Poyet is both delighted and relieved with Sunderland's "perfect" win over Burnley as both Connor Wickham and Jermain Defoe score in a 2-0 home victory.
18:44
Jermain Defoe (R) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match against Burnley on January 31, 2015
Player Ratings: Sunderland 2-0 Burnley
Sports Mole rates the best and worst players in the Premier League match between Sunderland and Burnley at the Stadium of Light.
18:10
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland embraces Manager Gustavo Poyet of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on January 31, 2015
Match Analysis: Sunderland 2-0 Burnley
Sports Mole analyses the Premier League match between Sunderland and Burnley at the Stadium of Light.
17:27
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland embraces Manager Gustavo Poyet of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on January 31, 2015
Jermain Defoe hails "massive win" for Sunderland
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe hails his side's 2-0 victory over Burnley in the Premier League as a "massive win" for the Black Cats.
17:15
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland embraces Manager Gustavo Poyet of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on January 31, 2015
Result: Connor Wickham, Jermain Defoe hand Sunderland victory
Sunderland beat Burnley 2-0 courtesy of first-half goals from Connor Wickham and Jermain Defoe.
16:52
Connor Wickham of Sunderland scores the opening goal past Thomas Heaton of Burnley during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on January 31, 2015
Half-Time Report: Connor Wickham, Jermain Defoe hand Sunderland two-goal lead
Connor Wickham and Jermain Defoe score to hand Sunderland a 2-0 half-time lead over Burnley.
15:49
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet on the touchline during the Premier League match against Cardiff on April 27, 2014
Team News: Gus Poyet makes five Sunderland changes for visit of Burnley
Sunderland make five changes as they prepare to take on an unchanged Burnley side in the Premier League.
14:28
Connor Wickham of Sunderland scores the opening goal past Thomas Heaton of Burnley during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on January 31, 2015
Live Commentary: Sunderland 2-0 Burnley - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Premier League match between Sunderland and Burnley at the Stadium of Light.
14:00
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'I couldn't score for this Sunderland side'
Sunderand manager Gus Poyet admits that he would find it hard to score goals if he played for his side.
22:54
Vito Mannone of Sunderland dives to make a save at the feet of George Boyd of Burnley during the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Sunderland at Turf Moor on September 20, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Sunderland and Burnley, who are level on points heading into their meeting at the Stadium of Light.
Jan 30, 00:55
Manchester United's English striker William Keane vies with Blackburn Rovers' Scottish defender Grant Hanley during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Blackburn Rovers at Old Trafford in Manchester, north-west England
Stuart Gray tips Will Keane, Lewis Baker for Premier League impact
Stuart Gray tips Will Keane and Lewis Baker to follow in the footsteps of Ross Barkley and Connor Wickham once their loan stints at Sheffield Wednesday are completed.
Jan 28, 16:18
Billy Jones of Sunderland is closed down by Seko Fofana of Fulham during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Sunderland and Fulham at Stadium of Light on January 24, 2015
Result: Sunderland, Fulham face replay after goalless draw
Sunderland are held to a 0-0 draw by Fulham and will face an FA Cup fourth-round replay at Craven Cottage.
Jan 24, 16:51
Fabio Borini of Liverpool is tackled by Angel Rangel of Swansea during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match on October 28, 2014
Team News: Fabio Borini starts for Liverpool against Sunderland
Fabio Borini is given a rare start for Liverpool in their match against Sunderland in the Premier League.
Jan 10, 11:53
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool celebrates after scoring the opening goal with a header during the FA Cup Third Round match between AFC Wimbledon and Liverpool at The Cherry Red Records Stadium on January 5, 2015
Preview: Sunderland vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Liverpool's trip to Sunderland as Steven Gerrard begins his Premier League farewell, having confirmed his future move to the LA Galaxy.
Jan 8, 19:01
Sunderland's Connor Wickham celebrates after scoring his team's first goal against Cardiff during the Premier League match on April 27, 2014
Connor Wickham: 'I was never going to leave Sunderland'
Connor Wickham insists that his future at Sunderland was "never in doubt", despite speculation that he could leave in the summer.
Jan 5, 08:57
Sunderland's Dutch defender Patrick van Aanholt applauds supporters at the final whistle in the English FA Cup third round football match between Sunderland and Leeds United at Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north east England on January 4, 2015
Result: Sunderland see off Leeds United in FA Cup third round
Sunderland defeat Leeds United 1-0 in the third round of the FA Cup thanks to a first-half strike from Patrick van Aanholt.
Jan 4, 14:58
Connor Wickham of Sunderland scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester City at The Stadium of Light on December 3, 2014
Preview: Manchester City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Manchester City and Sunderland as the title-chasing hosts attempt to begin 2015 with three home points.
Dec 30, 20:50
Fabian Delph of Aston Villa receives a red card from referee Martin Atkinson during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Sunderland at Villa Park on December 28, 2014
Result: 10-man Aston Villa battle to draw against Sunderland
Aston Villa battle to a 0-0 draw against Sunderland at Villa Park, despite playing the majority of the second half with 10 men following Fabian Delph's red card.
Dec 28, 16:53
Aston Villa player Andreas Weimann in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on August 24, 2013
Team News: Charles N'Zogbia and Andreas Weimann come in for Aston Villa
Aston Villa make two changes to their starting XI for the visit of Sunderland, with Charles N'Zogbia and Andreas Weimann replacing Jores Okore and Gabriel Agbonlahor.
Dec 28, 14:43
Santiago Vergini of Sunderland holds off Christian Benteke of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Sunderland at Villa Park on December 28, 2014
Live Commentary: Aston Villa 0-0 Sunderland - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text updates of Sunderland's 10th Premier League draw of the season as they failed to break down 10-man Aston Villa in the Midlands.
Dec 28, 14:00
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Sunderland as both teams look to bounce back from disappointing Boxing Day results.
Dec 27, 20:15
 Billy Jones of Sunderland and Lukasz Fabianski of Swansea City battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Swansea City at Stadium of Light on September 27, 2014
Team News: Two changes for Sunderland for Hull City clash
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet makes two changes to his team from their 1-0 win over Newcastle United in the Tyne-Wear derby for their match against Hull City.
Dec 26, 14:34
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet celebrates the winning goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Sunderland at St James' Park on December 21, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. Hull City
Sports Mole previews the Boxing Day clash between Sunderland and Hull City at the Stadium of Light.
Dec 23, 17:04
Ayoze Perez of Newcastle United is challenged by Lee Cattermole of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Sunderland at St James' Park on December 21, 2014
Match Analysis: Newcastle United 0-1 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Sunderland's dramatic 1-0 win at local rivals Newcastle United in the Premier League.
Dec 21, 16:03
Sunderland's Irish defender John O'Shea celebrates at the final whistle with goal-scorer, Sunderland's English midfielder Adam Johnson after the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Sunderland at St James' Park in Newcastle-u
Result: Late Adam Johnson strike wins Tyne-Wear derby for Sunderland
Sunderland secure bragging rights against Newcastle United with a late 1-0 victory over their Tyne-Wear rivals at St James' Park - their third in succession.
Dec 21, 15:23
Ayoze Perez of Newcastle United is challenged by Lee Cattermole of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Sunderland at St James' Park on December 21, 2014
Half-Time Report: Goalless in fiery Tyne-Wear derby
Newcastle United and Sunderland both miss chances to break the deadlock in a gripping first half of the Tyne-Wear derby.
Dec 21, 14:18
Sunderland's English striker Connor Wickham celebrates scoring the opening goal as Stoke City's Bosnian goalkeeper Asmir Begovic (R) reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Stoke City at The Stadium of Light in Sunde
Connor Wickham "excited" over Sunderland future
Sunderland striker Connor Wickham admits that he is "excited" over his future at the club after penning a four-year contract extension with Gus Poyet's side.
Dec 14, 05:05
Sunderland's English striker Connor Wickham celebrates scoring the opening goal as Stoke City's Bosnian goalkeeper Asmir Begovic (R) reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Stoke City at The Stadium of Light in Sunde
Connor Wickham confident goals and wins will come
Sunderland striker Connor Wickham believes that his side are close to turning their draws into wins in the Premier League following their point against West Ham United.
Dec 14, 02:17
Sunderland player Seb Larsson celebrates after he had scored the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Sebastian Larsson: 'We need to start winning'
Sunderland midfielder Sebastian Larsson admits that his team need to start picking up victories in the Premier League after they drew for the 10th time this season.
Dec 13, 17:30
Jordi Gomez #14 of Sunderland scores the opening goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at Stadium of Light on December 13, 2014
Result: Sunderland, West Ham United share the spoils
Sunderland and West Ham play out a lively 1-1 draw in their Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light.
Dec 13, 16:56
West Ham United's English striker Andy Carroll celebrates scoring their first goal to equalise during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Swansea City at the Boleyn Ground, Upton Park, in east London on December 7, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole previews West Ham's Premier League visit to Sunderland as Sam Allardyce's men go in search of a fourth straight win which would see them regain third place.
Dec 12, 09:11
Sunderland's Connor Wickham celebrates after scoring his team's first goal against Cardiff during the Premier League match on April 27, 2014
Gus Poyet hails "mature" Connor Wickham
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet says that Connor Wickham "keeps improving" and that there is "more to come" from the striker.
Dec 11, 22:58
Sunderland's Connor Wickham celebrates after scoring his team's first goal against Manchester City during the Premier League match on April 16, 2014
Connor Wickham's Sunderland stay delights Gus Poyet
Gus Poyet speaks of his happiness upon learning that Sunderland striker Connor Wickham has extended his contract with the club.
Dec 9, 15:24
Sunderland's Connor Wickham celebrates after scoring his team's first goal against Cardiff during the Premier League match on April 27, 2014
Wickham signs new Sunderland deal
Connor Wickham ends speculation surrounding his future by signing a new contract with Sunderland until the summer of 2019.
Dec 9, 14:53
Sunderland's English striker Connor Wickham celebrates scoring the opening goal as Stoke City's Bosnian goalkeeper Asmir Begovic (R) reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Stoke City at The Stadium of Light in Sunde
Report: Connor Wickham signs new five-year deal with Sunderland
Connor Wickham reportedly signs a new five-year contract with Sunderland to keep him at the club until the end of the 2019-20 season, ending speculation over his future.
Dec 7, 03:43
Jozy Altidore of Sunderland battles for the ball with Kolo Toure and Alberto Moreno of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match on December 6, 2014
Match Analysis: Liverpool 0-0 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Liverpool's goalless draw at home to Sunderland in the Premier League.
Dec 6, 17:31
Jordan Henderson of Liverpool battles for the ball with Jordi Gomez and Liam Bridcutt of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match on December 6, 2014
Result: Liverpool drop down to ninth
Liverpool drop down to ninth in the table after playing out a 0-0 draw against Sunderland at Anfield.
Dec 6, 16:50
Jordan Henderson of Liverpool battles for the ball with Jordi Gomez and Liam Bridcutt of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match on December 6, 2014
Half-Time Report: Liverpool, Sunderland goalless
Liverpool and Sunderland go into half time with the score at 0-0 after both sides struggle to take control in a scrappy half.
Dec 6, 15:47
 Steven Gerrard of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on December 2, 2014
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out the most impressive performers during the 14th round of Premier League fixtures.
Dec 4, 11:13
Sergio Aguero of City celebrates after scoring the first Manchester City goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester City at Stadium of Light on December 3, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'Sergio Aguero changed the game'
Gus Poyet admits that Sunderland were beaten by one of the best strikers around following Sergio Aguero's fine display in the 4-1 loss to Manchester City.
Dec 4, 02:44
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