Connor Wickham

Born: March 31, 1993 (age 22)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Hereford, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Sunderland (no. 10)
Career History
Youth2002-2006Reading
2006-2009Ipswich Town
Senior2009-2011Ipswich Town
2011-Sunderland
→ 2013Sheffield Wednesday (loan)
→ 2013-2014Sheffield Wednesday (loan)
→ 2014Leeds United (loan)
Sports Mole has 432 articles about Connor Wickham. Articles 1 to 40:
Sebastian Larsson for Sunderland on December 13, 2014
On this day: Sebastian Larsson, Keiren Westwood agree Sunderland switches
Four years ago today, Sunderland completed the double signing of Sebastian Larsson and Keiren Westwood.
Jun 22, 08:00
Jordan Henderson of Liverpool celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Swansea City at Anfield on February 23, 2014
On this day: Liverpool unveil Jordan Henderson
Four years ago today, Liverpool parted with a reported £20m to sign young midfielder Jordan Henderson from Sunderland.
Jun 9, 08:00
Chelsea's Ivorian striker Didier Drogba celebrates scoring their first goal during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James Park in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, north east England, on December 6, 2014
Team News: Didier Drogba skippers Chelsea on final appearance
Ivorian forward Didier Drogba captains Chelsea against Sunderland in the Premier League.
May 24, 14:25
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Sunderland's Connor Wickham: 'Arsenal, Chelsea will let us play our game'
Connor Wickham is confident that Sunderland can gain the one point that they need in their final two games against Arsenal and Chelsea to stay in the Premier League.
May 18, 07:56
Leicester City players celebrate avoiding relegation during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Leicester City at Stadium of Light on May 16, 2015
Result: Leicester City secure safety with goalless draw against Sunderland
Leicester City cap a miraculous run for survival by ensuring their Premier League status for next season by earning a point in their match against Sunderland.
May 16, 16:50
Connor Wickham of Sunderland and Marc Albrighton of Leicester City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Leicester City at Stadium of Light on May 16, 2015
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Sunderland, Leicester City
Neither side can find a breakthrough in the opening 45 minutes of the relegation encounter between Sunderland and Leicester City at the Stadium of Light.
May 16, 15:47
Wes Brown of Sunderland tackles Jamie Vardy of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at The King Power Stadium on November 22, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews a massive match in the Premier League's relegation battle as Sunderland welcome Leicester City to the Stadium of Light.
May 14, 17:31
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Steven Fletcher (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Match Analysis: Everton 0-2 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at relegation-threatened Sunderland's fortuitous 2-0 victory over Everton at Goodison Park.
May 9, 15:16
Danny Graham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Result: Danny Graham, Jermain Defoe secure vital win for Sunderland
Sunderland's relegation fears are eased after goals from Danny Graham and Jermain Defoe earn the Black Cats victory over Everton.
May 9, 14:36
Danny Graham of Sunderland goes past Leighton Baines and Phil Jagielka of Everton during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Half-Time Report: Everton, Sunderland level at break
Everton and Sunderland are all square at half time in the Premier League's early kickoff.
May 9, 13:32
Sunderland's Jordi Gomez celebrates scoring his second penalty during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Southampton at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on May 2, 2015
Player Ratings: Sunderland 2-1 Southampton
Sports Mole rates the players involved during Sunderland's 2-1 win over Southampton at the Stadium of Light.
May 2, 18:29
Despair for goalkeeper Vito Mannone and the Sunderland defence as Sadio Mane of Southampton scores the eight goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Sunderland at St Mary's Stadium on October 18, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between relegation-threatened Sunderland and Europa League hopefuls Southampton at the Stadium of Light.
Apr 30, 19:40
Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea is challenged by Santi Cazorla of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on April 26, 2015
Premier League in numbers: Week 34
Sports Mole looks back over the 34th round of Premier League encounters with a selection of statistics from each match.
Apr 27, 09:47
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Billy Jones of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Connor Wickham confident of Sunderland survival
Connor Wickham backs Sunderland to avoid relegation from the Premier League despite falling into the drop zone following their 1-1 draw with Stoke.
Apr 26, 15:08
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Billy Jones of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Dick Advocaat confident of Sunderland survival
Dick Advocaat believes that safety is assured for Sunderland if they can replicate the performance in the 1-1 draw with Stoke City for the rest of the season.
Apr 26, 01:56
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Player Ratings: Stoke City 1-1 Sunderland
Sports Mole rates the best and worst players in the Premier League draw between Stoke City and Sunderland at the Britannia Stadium.
Apr 25, 18:09
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Mark Hughes: "We're a little bit frustrated"
Stoke manager Mark Hughes is "frustrated" that shortcomings at either end of the pitch cost his side victory over Sunderland at the Britannia Stadium.
Apr 25, 17:56
Sunderland's Dutch manager Dick Advocaat reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Sunderland at the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East London on March 21, 2015
Dick Advocaat: 'Every point is important'
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat praises his side's second-half performance in the 1-1 draw with Stoke and insists that 'every point is important' in their survival bid.
Apr 25, 17:54
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Billy Jones of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Match Analysis: Stoke City 1-1 Sunderland
Sports Mole analyses the Premier League draw between Stoke City and Sunderland at the Britannia Stadium.
Apr 25, 17:27
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Billy Jones of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Result: Connor Wickham scores as Sunderland draw at Stoke City
Charlie Adam cancels out Conor Wickham's early strike as Stoke City and Sunderland draw 1-1.
Apr 25, 16:56
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Billy Jones of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Half-Time Report: Stoke City, Sunderland level at the break
Charlie Adam's firm drive from the edge of the box brings Stoke City level with Sunderland at half time.
Apr 25, 15:54
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Live Commentary: Stoke City 1-1 Sunderland - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at the Britannia Stadium.
Apr 25, 14:00
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Connor Wickham: "We're in a positive position"
Sunderland forward Connor Wickham believes that the club should be looking up the Premier League table despite being just three points clear of the relegation zone.
Apr 17, 20:05
Glenn Murray of Crystal Palace celebrates after scoring in the second half during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Crystal Palace at Stadium of Light on April 11, 2015
Player Ratings: Sunderland 1-4 Crystal Palace
Sports Mole takes a look at the players involved in today's Premier League clash between Sunderland and Crystal Palace.
Apr 11, 18:26
Sunderland's Dutch manager Dick Advocaat reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Sunderland at the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East London on March 21, 2015
Dick Advocaat criticises Sunderland players after Crystal Palace drubbing
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat labels his side "not good enough" after they were thrashed 4-1 by Crystal Palace.
Apr 11, 17:47
Crystal Palace's French-born Congolese midfielder Yannick Bolasie celebrates scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Crystal Palace at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on Apri
Match Analysis: Sunderland 1-4 Crystal Palace
Sports Mole takes a closer look at today's game between Sunderland and Crystal Palace, in which the Eagles ran out 4-1 winners.
Apr 11, 17:38
Crystal Palace's French-born Congolese midfielder Yannick Bolasie celebrates scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Crystal Palace at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on Apri
Result: Crystal Palace thrash Sunderland at Stadium of Light
Yannick Bolasie nets a hat-trick as Crystal Palace record a 4-1 victory away at Sunderland.
Apr 11, 16:58
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Patrick van Aanholt of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at Stadium of Light on April 5, 2015
Preview: Sunderland vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Sunderland and Crystal Palace at the Stadium of Light.
Apr 9, 18:58
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Connor Wickham eager for Sunderland momentum following derby win
Connor Wickham reveals that he is eager for Sunderland to build on their derby win over Newcastle.
Apr 8, 16:34
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Patrick van Aanholt of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at Stadium of Light on April 5, 2015
Result: Sunderland secure Wear-Tyne derby bragging rights with Jermain Defoe stunner
Sunderland triumph in the Wear-Tyne derby as Jermain Defoe's first-half volley gives the Black Cats a 1-0 victory over Newcastle United at the Stadium of Light.
Apr 5, 17:53
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Patrick van Aanholt of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at Stadium of Light on April 5, 2015
Half-Time Report: Jermain Defoe volley gives dominant Sunderland the lead in Wear-Tyne derby
Sunderland lead Newcastle United 1-0 at the break of the Wear-Tyne derby at the Stadium of Light, thanks to Jermain Defoe's goal on the stroke of half time.
Apr 5, 16:49
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Connor Wickham frustrated by England Under-21s absence
Connor Wickham insists that he does not know the reason behind Gareth Southgate's decision not to consider him for the England Under-21s squad.
Mar 25, 05:39
Diafra Sakho of West Ham celebrates with team-mates after scoring the winning goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Sunderland at Boleyn Ground on March 21, 2015
Match Analysis: West Ham United 1-0 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at West Ham's late 1-0 victory over Sunderland in Dick Advocaat's first match in charge of the Black Cats.
Mar 21, 20:15
Diafra Sakho of West Ham celebrates with team-mates after scoring the winning goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Sunderland at Boleyn Ground on March 21, 2015
Result: Late Diafra Sakho goal gives West Ham United Premier League win over Sunderland
Diafra Sakho scores an 88th-minute winner as West Ham defeat Sunderland 1-0 in the Premier League.
Mar 21, 19:21
West Ham's Sam Allardyce prior to kick-off against West Brom in the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Half-Time Report: Goalless between West Ham United, Sunderland
It is goalless at the break between West Ham and Sunderland in their Premier League clash at Upton Park.
Mar 21, 18:18
Adam Johnson for Sunderland on January 1, 2015
Team News: Adam Johnson named on Sunderland bench for trip to West Ham United
Adam Johnson is named on the bench for Sunderland's Premier League visit to West Ham after his suspension following his recent arrest is lifted.
Mar 21, 17:16
Christian Benteke of Aston Villa celebrates scoring their fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Aston Villa at Stadium of Light on March 14, 2015
Result: Aston Villa thrash Sunderland
Christian Benteke and Gabriel Agbonlahor each score twice to give Aston Villa a 4-0 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Mar 14, 16:55
Aston Villa midfielder Fabian Delph celebrates scoring the opening goal during the FA Cup quarter-final against West Bromwich Albion at Villa Park on March 7, 2015
Preview: Sunderland vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews a huge match at the bottom end of the Premier League table as Tim Sherwood's buoyant Aston Villa travel to Gus Poyet's stuttering Sunderland.
Mar 12, 16:40
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Connor Wickham turns to home advantage for Aston Villa clash
Sunderland striker Connor Wickham is hopeful that Saturday's home support will push the team to victory against Aston Villa.
Mar 11, 11:49
Sunderland's Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet (C) watches from the stands during the English Premier League football match against Hull City on March 3, 2015
Gus Poyet "pleased" with Hull City point
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet believes that his side's 1-1 draw with Hull City at the KC Stadium was a good result for the Black Cats.
Mar 4, 12:33
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