Connor Wickham

Born: March 31, 1993 (age 22)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Hereford, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Crystal Palace (no. 21)
Career History
Youth2002-2006Reading
2006-2009Ipswich Town
Senior2009-2011Ipswich Town
2011-2015Sunderland
→ 2013Sheffield Wednesday (loan)
→ 2013-2014Sheffield Wednesday (loan)
→ 2014Leeds United (loan)
2015-Crystal Palace
Sports Mole has 470 articles about Connor Wickham. Articles 1 to 40:
Dwight Gayle in action for Crystal Palace on December 2, 2014
Crystal Palace 'pulled plug on Norwich City's Dwight Gayle deal'
Crystal Palace pulled the plug on Dwight Gayle's transfer to Norwich City at the last minute due partly to a training injury to Connor Wickham, according to a report.
Sep 1, 20:40
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge in London on August 29, 2015
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho hits out at referee over "big mistake"
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says that the 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace might have been different had referee Craig Pawson awarded his troops a "clear penalty".
Aug 29, 19:08
Joel Ward of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on August 29, 2015
Result: Bakary Sako, Joel Ward humble sorry Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea suffer their second Premier League defeat in four games by losing 2-1 at home to Crystal Palace.
Aug 29, 16:53
Chelsea's Spanish midfielder Pedro (C) runs with the ball in the build up to scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between West Bromwich Albion and Chelsea at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England on August 23, 20
Team News: Pedro makes home debut in Crystal Palace visit
Pedro is named in Chelsea's first XI for the visit of Crystal Palace as his Stamford Bridge debut awaits.
Aug 29, 14:21
Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Chelsea at The Hawthorns on August 23, 2015
Preview: Chelsea vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Premier League meeting between Chelsea and Crystal Palace.
Aug 27, 20:17
Glenn Murray of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park on April 6, 2015
Report: Norwich City bid for Crystal Palace striker Glenn Murray
Norwich City reportedly bid for Crystal Palace striker Glenn Murray as they rival Bournemouth for his signature.
Aug 25, 04:50
Headshot of Sam Matterface dated August 10, 2015
In Off The Post: Sam Matterface's say on the weekend's football action
Sports Mole columnist Sam Matterface looks back on the weekend's football action, with Chelsea, Portsmouth and Sepp Blatter on the agenda.
Aug 17, 14:30
Connor Wickham of Crystal Palace in action during the pre season friendly match between Dagenham and Redbridge and Crystal Palace at Victoria Road Stadium on August 3, 2015
Connor Wickham urges Crystal Palace to make Selhurst Park a fortress
Crystal Palace can turn their home stadium into a fortress this season, says striker Connor Wickham.
Aug 17, 04:32
Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the first goal during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 25, 2015
Match Analysis: Crystal Palace 1-2 Arsenal
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Arsenal's 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Aug 16, 16:18
Dick Advocaat watches his Sunderland side take on Norwich on August 15, 2015
Dick Advocaat: 'Ellis Short not to blame for Sunderland's poor start'
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat is adamant that the blame for his side's poor start to the season lies with him and the players rather than chairman Ellis Short.
Aug 16, 16:02
Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates with team mates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on April 4, 2015
Result: Damien Delaney own goal helps Arsenal edge past Crystal Palace
An Olivier Giroud volley and a Damien Delaney own goal help Arsenal secure a narrow 2-1 win away at Crystal Palace in their Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Aug 16, 15:21
Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mate during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Crystal Palace at Carrow Road on August 8, 2015
Live Commentary: Crystal Palace 1-2 Arsenal - as it happened
Relive Arsenal's 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park as the Gunners pick up their first victory of the new Premier League season.
Aug 16, 13:00
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates as he scores their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Team News: Alexis Sanchez starts for Arsenal
Alexis Sanchez starts for Arsenal in their match against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Aug 16, 12:38
Despair for Hugo Lloris of Spurs as Dwight Gayle of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring their first and equalisin goal from a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Tottenham Hotspur at Selhurst Park on January 10, 2015
Steve Cotterill: 'Dwight Gayle rejected Bristol City move'
Bristol City boss Steve Cotterill confirms that Crystal Palace striker Dwight Gayle will not be moving to Ashton Gate.
Aug 15, 22:59
Fabio Borini of Liverpool celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on January 17, 2015
Sunderland interested in loan deal for Fabio Borini?
Sunderland are reportedly interested in bringing Liverpool forward Fabio Borini back to the club on a season-long loan deal.
Aug 14, 04:10
Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace and Robbie Brady of Norwich City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Crystal Palace at Carrow Road on August 8, 2015
Match Analysis: Norwich City 1-3 Crystal Palace
Sports Mole analyses the Premier League match between Norwich City and Crystal Palace at Carrow Road
Aug 8, 17:41
Republic of Ireland's midfielder Robbie Brady celebrates scoring their second goal with Republic of Ireland's midfielder David Meyler during the international friendly football match between the Republic of Ireland and the United States at the Aviva Stadi
Team News: Robbie Brady handed Norwich City debut
Robbie Brady makes his Norwich City debut in the season opener against Crystal Palace.
Aug 8, 14:19
Jeremain Lens of FC Dynamo Kyiv in action during the UEFA Europa League Quarter Final match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Dynamo Kyiv on April 23, 2015
Dick Advocaat: 'Jeremain Lens will boost Sunderland attack'
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat believes that new signing Jeremain Lens will help solve the club's goal-scoring struggles.
Aug 7, 23:02
Sunderland Manager Dick Advocaat watches on during a pre season friendly between Darlington and Sunderland at Heritage Park on July 9, 2015
Dick Advocaat wants two more signings at Sunderland
Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat reveals that he is hoping to sign two more players this summer.
Aug 7, 16:29
Dwight Gayle in action for Crystal Palace on December 2, 2014
Alan Pardew open to Dwight Gayle exit
Alan Pardew says that £10m-rated Crystal Palace striker Dwight Gayle will not be sold on the cheap.
Aug 7, 01:56
Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew looks on ahead of a Pre Season Friendly between Barnet and Crystal Palace at The Hive on July 11, 2015
Alan Pardew: 'No more Crystal Palace signings'
Alan Pardew insists that he will not be signing any more players following the arrival of Bakary Sako at Crystal Palace.
Aug 7, 01:11
Norwich City's English striker Cameron Jerome celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Championship play off final football match between Middlesbrough and Norwich City at Wembley Stadium in London on May 25, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole looks ahead to the opening day Premier League clash between newly-promoted Norwich City and Crystal Palace.
Aug 6, 17:09
Claudio Ranieri, Manager of Leicester City during the Pre Season Friendlly match between Lincoln City and Leicester City at Sincil Bank Stadium on July 21, 2015
Preview: Leicester City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole takes a closer look at both sides ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between Leicester City and Sunderland.
Aug 6, 17:07
Crystal Palace's English manager Alan Pardew react as they take the lead during the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Tottenham Hotspur at Selhurst Park in south London on January 10, 2015
Premier League 2015-16 season preview: Crystal Palace
After an impressive ending to 2014-15, Sports Mole takes a look at how Crystal Palace will fare during the upcoming 2015-16 Premier League campaign.
Aug 5, 13:00
Alan Pardew manager of Crystal Palace waves to the crowd prior to the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Crystal Palace at Boleyn Ground on February 28, 2015
Alan Pardew praises new Crystal Palace signings
Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew says that his summer signings have "youth, ambition and exuberance" ahead of the start of the new Premier League season.
Aug 5, 09:36
Connor Wickham of Crystal Palace in action during the pre season friendly match between Dagenham and Redbridge and Crystal Palace at Victoria Road Stadium on August 3, 2015
Result: Dagenham & Redbridge edge past Crystal Palace
Aaron McLean scores the winner as Dagenham & Redbridge earn a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace in a pre-season friendly.
Aug 3, 21:17
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Connor Wickham: 'Joining Crystal Palace is a fresh start for me'
Connor Wickham says that he needed a "fresh start" following his move to Crystal Palace from Sunderland.
Aug 3, 13:53
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Connor Wickham completes move to Crystal Palace from Sunderland
Crystal Palace announce the signing of Connor Wickham from Sunderland on a five-year deal.
Aug 3, 13:34
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Alan Pardew: 'Crystal Palace want to sign Connor Wickham'
Crystal Palace are in talks with Sunderland over the transfer of striker Connor Wickham, says manager Alan Pardew.
Aug 3, 02:31
Despair for Hugo Lloris of Spurs as Dwight Gayle of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring their first and equalisin goal from a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Tottenham Hotspur at Selhurst Park on January 10, 2015
Report: Fulham close in on Dwight Gayle loan signing
Crystal Palace striker Dwight Gayle could reportedly be set for a loan move to Fulham this season.
Aug 3, 02:10
Alexandre Pato in action for Sao Paulo on September 27, 2014
Report: Sunderland consider £5m Alexandre Pato move
A report suggests that Sunderland are in talks to sign Alexandre Pato from Corinthians in a £5m deal.
Aug 2, 03:07
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Alan Pardew: 'No deal in place" to sign Connor Wickham'
Alan Pardew stresses that "there is no deal in place" to bring Sunderland striker Connor Wickham to Crystal Palace, despite widespread reports to the contrary.
Aug 1, 17:52
Moussa Sow celebrates scoring for Fenerbahce on August 06, 2013.
Report: Sunderland to make fresh Moussa Sow bid
Dick Advocaat will reportedly make a fresh bid for Fenerbahce striker Moussa Sow to strengthen his attacking options at Sunderland.
Jul 31, 12:00
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
Bournemouth make £3m bid for Palace striker Glenn Murray?
Bournemouth reportedly make a £3m pound bid for Crystal Palace striker Glenn Murray.
Jul 30, 20:35
Connor Wickham for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Report: Crystal Palace bid for Connor Wickham accepted by Sunderland
Crystal Palace have a bid accepted for Sunderland striker Connor Wickham, according to a report.
Jul 30, 20:32
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring in the second half during a pre season friendly between Darlington and Sunderland at Heritage Park on July 9, 2015
Connor Wickham 'relieved' by Dick Advocaat return as Sunderland head coach
Connor Wickham admits that he felt 'relieved' when Dick Advocaat decided to make a U-turn and sign a permanent deal as Sunderland manager.
Jul 10, 13:59
Billy Jones for Sunderland on January 1, 2015
Sunderland's Billy Jones: 'Pre-season allows us to get errors out of our system'
Sunderland right-back Billy Jones says that he and his teammates can use pre-season to get any 'errors' out of their systems.
Jul 10, 08:37
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring in the second half during a pre season friendly between Darlington and Sunderland at Heritage Park on July 9, 2015
Result: Sunderland come from behind to beat Darlington
Sunderland come from behind to beat Darlington 4-2 in a pre-season friendly.
Jul 9, 21:34
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
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City44001001012
2Crystal Palace43018539
3Leicester CityLeicester42208538
4Swansea CitySwansea42207438
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd42113217
6Arsenal42113307
7Liverpool421123-17
8West Ham UnitedWest Ham42029636
9Everton41215415
10Southampton41215505
11Bournemouth411256-14
12Aston Villa411245-14
13Chelsea411269-34
14Norwich CityNorwich411258-34
15West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom411236-34
16Tottenham HotspurSpurs403134-13
17Watford403124-23
18Stoke CityStoke402235-22
19Newcastle UnitedNewcastle402225-32
20Sunderland4022610-42