Danny Drinkwater

Born: March 5, 1990 (age 27)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Manchester, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Midfielder
Team: Leicester City (no. 4)
Danny Drinkwater of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Leicester City on September 19, 2015
Career History
Youth2006-2009Manchester United
Senior2009-2012Manchester United
→ 2009-2010Huddersfield Town (loan)
→ 2010-2011Cardiff City (loan)
→ 2011Watford (loan)
→ 2011-2012Barnsley (loan)
2012-Leicester City
Sports Mole has 333 articles about Danny Drinkwater. Articles 1 to 40:
Riyad Mahrez celebrates with Danny Simpson during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Leicester City on March 18, 2017
Danny Simpson urges Leicester City teammates to stay
Leicester City full-back Danny Simpson urges the club's star players to stay this summer amid speculation of interest in the likes of Riyad Mahrez and Kasper Schmeichel.
16:03
Kasper Schmeichel applauds after the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on May 13, 2017
Preview: Leicester City vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews Leicester City's clash with travelling Bournemouth on the final day of the Premier League season.
May 20, 18:54
Moussa Sissoko in action for Tottenham Hotspur on September 17, 2016
Team News: Mousa Dembele, Moussa Sissoko recalled to Tottenham Hotspur XI
Mauricio Pochettino makes two changes to his starting lineup to face Leicester City at the King Power Stadium, while the hosts make one alteration.
May 18, 18:49
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare on March 14, 2017
Craig Shakespeare: 'Injuries have hit Leicester City'
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare says that injuries have started to 'catch up' with his squad ahead of their final two matches of the season.
May 17, 15:55
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy in action during the Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane on October 29, 2016
Preview: Leicester City vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews Thursday evening's Premier League meeting between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the King Power Stadium.
May 17, 15:01
Sergio Aguero sits on the bench during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Team News: Sergio Aguero on bench for Manchester City
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is only named on the bench for his side's Premier League clash with Leicester City.
May 13, 11:34
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in action during his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium on November 6, 2016
Danny Drinkwater to miss rest of Leicester City season due to thigh strain
Craig Shakespeare announces that midfielder Danny Drinkwater will miss Leicester City's final three Premier League matches of the season due to a thigh strain.
May 11, 18:52
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Preview: Manchester City vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League meeting between Manchester City and Leicester City.
May 11, 15:45
Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater and Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann in action during the Champions League match on April 18, 2017
Danny Drinkwater: 'Leicester City can return to Champions League'
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater says that the club should aim for Champions League qualification next season.
May 5, 17:39
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Leicester City at The Hawthorns on April 11, 2015
Result: Jamie Vardy pounces to inflict another defeat on West Bromwich Albion
West Bromwich Albion lose for the fourth game in a row without scoring, going down 1-0 to Leicester City at The Hawthorns.
Apr 29, 16:52
Arsene Wenger reacts during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City on April 2, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews Wednesday evening's Premier League meeting between Arsenal and Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium.
Apr 24, 17:32
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Fernando Torres starts on Atletico Madrid bench
Fernando Torres starts on the bench for Atletico Madrid's trip to Leicester City in the Champions League quarter-finals.
Apr 18, 18:40
Christian Benteke celebrates during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on December 3, 2016
Result: Crystal Palace come from two goals down to earn draw with Leicester City
Crystal Palace come from two goals down to claim a valuable point in a 2-2 draw with Leicester City in Saturday's Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Apr 15, 16:59
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
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in action during his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium on November 6, 2016
Danny Drinkwater: 'Leicester City deserve to be in top half'
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater claims that his side deserve to be in the top half of the table after their 2-0 win over Sunderland lifted them up to 10th.
Apr 5, 15:25
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare on March 14, 2017
Result: Craig Shakespeare enters history books as Leicester City defeat Stoke City
Craig Shakespeare becomes the first British manager to win his first four Premier League games as Leicester City claim a 2-0 win over Stoke City at the King Power Stadium.
Apr 1, 17:03
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate on the touchline during the international friendly with Spain at Wembley on November 15, 2016
Gareth Southgate: 'Jake Livermore call-up is positional'
England manager Gareth Southgate reveals that Jake Livermore's inclusion in his squad is due to injuries to Jordan Henderson and Danny Drinkwater.
Mar 16, 16:38
Leicester City's Wes Morgan celebrates scoring against Sevilla in the Champions League on March 14, 2017
Result: Leicester City reach Champions League quarter-finals with dramatic win
Leicester City reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League with a 3-2 aggregate win over Sevilla after a 2-0 triumph at the King Power Stadium.
Mar 14, 21:38
Leicester City's Wes Morgan celebrates scoring against Sevilla in the Champions League on March 14, 2017
Live Commentary: Leicester City 2-0 Sevilla (3-2 on agg)
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Leicester City's 2-0 victory over Sevilla, a result which takes them into the Champions League last eight.
Mar 14, 18:45
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in action during his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium on November 6, 2016
Danny Drinkwater delighted with Craig Shakespeare appointment
Leicester midfielder Danny Drinkwater believes that Craig Shakespeare will prove to be a "great appointment" having landed the manager's job until the end of the season.
Mar 13, 13:50
Assistant Manager Craig Shakespeare of Leicester City during the Sky Bet Championship match against Watford on February 8, 2014
Danny Drinkwater tips Craig Shakespeare for Leicester City job
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater says that the players will "support any manager who comes in", but admits he would like to see Craig Shakespeare stay on.
Mar 6, 17:33
Leicester striker Jamie Vardy in action during their Premier League clash with Chelsea at the King Power Stadium on January 14, 2017
Team News: Leicester City unchanged for Hull City visit
Craig Shakespeare names an unchanged XI as Leicester City welcome Hull City.
Mar 4, 14:03
Danny Simpson of Leicester City during the Pre Season Friendlly match between Lincoln City and Leicester City at Sincil Bank Stadium on July 21, 2015
Danny Simpson backs Craig Shakespeare to take Leicester City job
Danny Simpson believes that Craig Shakespeare should be given a chance to manage Leicester City full time.
Mar 1, 10:54
Christian Fuchs of Leicester City during the Pre Season Friendlly match between Lincoln City and Leicester City at Sincil Bank Stadium on July 21, 2015
Leicester City's Christian Fuchs: 'Media claims fired us up against Liverpool'
Leicester City left-back Christian Fuchs says that the players were 'fired up' against Liverpool because of the speculation surrounding Claudio Ranieri's exit.
Feb 28, 12:02
Georginio Wijnaldum in action for Liverpool on September 16, 2016
Liverpool's Georginio Wijnaldum: 'We were not good enough against Leicester'
Georginio Wijnaldum says that he and his Liverpool teammates were not "good enough" in Monday's defeat to Leicester City.
Feb 28, 10:26
Retired Liverpool football club player Jamie Carragher arrives for a memorial service to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster at Anfield Stadium on April 15, 2014
Jamie Carragher slams Leicester City, Liverpool players
Jamie Carragher hits out at the Leicester City players and Liverpool following Monday night's Premier League meeting.
Feb 28, 09:12
Assistant Manager Craig Shakespeare of Leicester City during the Sky Bet Championship match against Watford on February 8, 2014
Craig Shakespeare: 'Criticism hurt Leicester City players'
Leicester caretaker manager Craig Shakespeare admits that the criticism aimed at his players gave them extra fire in their belly heading into their 3-1 win over Liverpool
Feb 27, 23:04
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in action during his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium on November 6, 2016
Danny Drinkwater: 'Leicester City must build on win over Liverpool'
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater urges his side to build on their win over Liverpool having gone "back to basics" during their 3-1 triumph.
Feb 27, 22:32
Danny Drinkwater celebrates scoring Leicester City's second goal against Liverpool on February 27, 2017
Result: Jamie Vardy brace breathes new life into Leicester City
Jamie Vardy scores twice to help Leicester City to a 3-1 win over Liverpool - their first victory of 2017 and enough to lift them out of the relegation zone.
Feb 27, 21:53
Danny Drinkwater celebrates scoring Leicester City's second goal against Liverpool on February 27, 2017
Live Commentary: Leicester City 3-1 Liverpool - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Leicester City's 3-1 win over Liverpool, as the Foxes picked up their first win of 2017 in style.
Feb 27, 18:59
Claudio Ranieri and his Leicester City players celebrate with the Premier League trophy on May 7, 2016
Jamie Vardy hits out at 'hurtful' Claudio Ranieri sacking speculation
Jamie Vardy insists that Claudio Ranieri will always have his "complete respect", following reports that he allegedly played a part in the Italian's Leicester City exit.
Feb 25, 22:03
Claudio Ranieri watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Leicester City on December 13, 2016
Preview: Leicester City vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Leicester's first outing since sacking Claudio Ranieri as the champions welcome Liverpool to the King Power Stadium.
Feb 24, 21:52
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri kisses the Premier League trophy on May 8, 2016
Were Leicester City right to sack Claudio Ranieri?
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at whether Leicester City were right to sack Claudio Ranieri just nine months after he steered them to Premier League glory.
Feb 24, 18:04
The delightful Jamie Vardy in action during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Leicester City on December 13, 2016
Leicester City's Jamie Vardy: 'We gave 110% at Sevilla'
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy says that he is pleased with his side's performance against Sevilla in the Champions League.
Feb 22, 22:19
Leicester striker Jamie Vardy in action during their Premier League clash with Chelsea at the King Power Stadium on January 14, 2017
Result: Jamie Vardy nets away goal as Sevilla edge out Leicester City in first leg
Jamie Vardy nets a late away goal for Leicester City as they suffer a 2-1 defeat to Sevilla in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Feb 22, 21:38
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in action during his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium on November 6, 2016
Danny Drinkwater: 'Players that helped Leicester City win Premier League can turn things round'
Danny Drinkwater believes that the same core of players who inspired Leicester City's Premier League title triumph last season can turn around their form this time round.
Feb 13, 16:24
Claudio Ranieri watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Leicester City on December 13, 2016
Team News: Claudio Ranieri rings changes for Leicester City's FA Cup replay with Derby
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri makes numerous changes to his starting lineup for the FA Cup replay with Derby County.
Feb 8, 18:48
Newcastle manager Steve McClaren looks dejected during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at Etihad Stadium on October 3, 2015
Result: Wes Morgan rescues FA Cup replay for Leicester City with late header
Leicester City score late on to earn a 2-2 draw with East Midlands rivals Derby County in their FA Cup fourth-round meeting at the iPro Stadium.
Jan 27, 21:48
James Ward-Prowse celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Southampton and Leicester City on January 22, 2017
Result: Southampton ease to victory over Leicester City
Southampton record their first Premier League victory in over a month with a 3-0 win over Leicester City at St Mary's.
Jan 22, 13:52
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in action during his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium on November 6, 2016
Danny Drinkwater: 'Leicester City still on course to meet objectives this season'
Danny Drinkwater believes that Leicester City are on course to meet their objectives this season despite a poor defence of their Premier League title so far.
Jan 18, 16:54



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