Ritchie De Laet

Born: November 28, 1988 (age 28)

Height: 6'1" (186cm)

Hometown: Antwerp, Belgium
Nationality: Belgium Belgian

Position: Defender
Team: Aston Villa (no. 2)
Ritchie De Laet of Leicester City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at the King Power Stadium on August 8, 2015
Career History
Senior2006-2007Royal Antwerp
2007-2009Stoke City
→ 2008Wrexham (loan)
2009-2012Manchester United
→ 2010Sheffield United (loan)
→ 2010Preston North End (loan)
→ 2011Portsmouth (loan)
→ 2011-2012Norwich City (loan)
2012-2016Leicester City
→ 2016Middlesbrough (loan)
2016-Aston Villa
Sports Mole has 56 articles about Ritchie De Laet. Articles 1 to 40:
Schalke's Italian head coach Roberto Di Matteo attends a training session at the arena in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 20, 2014
Roberto Di Matteo facing Aston Villa sack?
Roberto Di Matteo is reportedly facing the axe as Aston Villa manager just nine games into his reign.
Sep 25, 14:59
Ritchie De Laet of Leicester City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at the King Power Stadium on August 8, 2015
Ritchie De Laet ruled out for rest of season after picking up knee injury
Ritchie De Laet admits to being "absolutely gutted" at the news that he will miss the remainder of the season due to a knee injury sustained against Brentford.
Sep 16, 15:04
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa celebrates after Rudy Gestede of Aston Villa scored during the Capital One Cup third round match between Aston Villa and Birmingham City at Villa Park on September 22, 2015 in Birmingham, England.
Aston Villa facing fine over Bristol City defeat
Aston Villa are facing a fine of at least £25,000 after having seven players booked during their loss to Bristol City.
Aug 27, 18:22
Ritchie De Laet of Leicester City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at the King Power Stadium on August 8, 2015
Aston Villa sign Ritchie De Laet from Leicester City on three-year deal
Aston Villa complete the signing of Ritchie De Laet from Leicester City on a three-year deal.
Aug 23, 11:26
Naughty boy Ben Gibson sees red during the Championship game between Leeds United and Middlesbrough on February 15, 2016
Result: Leeds United, Middlesbrough share the points
Leeds United and 10-man Middlesbrough play out a goalless draw in their Championship encounter at Elland Road on Monday night.
Feb 15, 21:40
A general view of The Riverside Stadium ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Leicester City at the Riverside Stadium on August 3, 2013
Middlesbrough sign Julien De Sart from Standard Liege
Middlesbrough make their third signing of deadline day, bringing in defensive midfielder Julien De Sart from Standard Liege on a three-and-a-half-year contract.
Feb 1, 22:34
Ritchie De Laet of Leicester City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at the King Power Stadium on August 8, 2015
Leicester City defender Ritchie De Laet joins Middlesbrough on loan
Ritchie De Laet joins Middlesbrough from Leicester City on loan until the end of the season.
Feb 1, 21:48
Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur and Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City compete for the ball at White Hart Lane on January 13, 2016
Preview: Leicester City vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole looks ahead to the FA Cup third-round replay between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the King Power Stadium.
Jan 19, 17:05
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Manchester United at The King Power Stadium on September 21, 2014
Leicester City players celebrate win with trip to the races
Leicester City players, including Jamie Vardy, celebrate their win over Manchester United by spending a day at the races.
Sep 23, 12:47
Barnsley's Chris O'Grady in action against Wigan on August 3, 2013
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole selects its best Championship XI from Saturday's matches, as well as highlighting the biggest numpty and best goal.
Mar 31, 13:20
Richie De Laet of Leicester City celebrates after scoring during the Sky Bet Championship match against Middlesbrough on January 25, 2014
Ritchie De Laet prepared for return to Premier League
Ritchie De Laet believes that he is fully prepared to produce his best form if Leicester City return to the Premier League next season.
Mar 8, 04:10
Jamie Vardy of Leicester celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Sky bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Leicester City at City Ground on February 19, 2014
Result: Leicester City cruise to comfortable win over Ipswich Town
Leicester City cruise to a comfortable 3-0 win over Ipswich Town at the King Power Stadium in their Championship clash.
Feb 22, 16:57
Jamie Vardy of Leicester celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Sky bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Leicester City at City Ground on February 19, 2014
Half-Time Report: Leicester City in control at the break
Leicester City are in control of their Championship clash with Ipswich Town, as goals from Jamie Vardy and David Nugent hand them a two-goal lead.
Feb 22, 15:54
Watford's Fernando Forestieri scores the opening goal against Leicester during their Championship match on February 8, 2014
Half-Time Report: Fernando Forestieri, Sean Murray give Watford lead
Leicester City trail against Watford at half time in the Championship clash at the King Power Stadium.
Feb 8, 15:58
Reda Johnson of Sheffield Wednesday celebrates his goal with Atdhe Nuhiu during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out its best XI, biggest numpty and best goal from Gameweek 25 in the Championship.
Jan 13, 13:20
Jamie Vardy of Leicester celebrates scoring to make it 4-1 with team mates during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leicester City and Derby County at The King Power Stadium on January 10, 2014
Result: Leicester City rout Derby County to stretch lead at the top
Leicester City beat Derby County 4-1 at the King Power Stadium to stretch their lead at the top of the Championship to seven points.
Jan 10, 21:36
Leicester's Lloyd Dyer celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's fourth goal against Bolton during their Championship match on December 29, 2013
Half-Time Report: Leicester City in control at King Power Stadium
Leicester City lead Derby County by one goal at half time in tonight's Championship encounter at the King Power Stadium.
Jan 10, 20:33
Leicester's Jamie Vardy celebrates with team mates after scoring the winner against Middlesbrough on August 3, 2013
Team News: Quartet return for Leicester City at Queens Park Rangers
Ritchie De Laet, Liam Moore, Matty James and Jamie Vardy all return to Leicester City's starting XI for this afternoon's Championship clash at Queens Park Rangers.
Dec 21, 11:56
David Nugent of Leicester celebrates scoring from the penalty spot during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leicester City and Burnley at The King Power Stadium on December 14, 2013
Match Analysis: Leicester City 1-1 Burnley
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Leicester City and Burnley's 1-1 draw in the Championship on Saturday.
Dec 14, 19:03
Leicester's David Nugent scores a penalty against Blackburn on September 17, 2013
Half-Time Report: David Nugent penalty puts Leicester City ahead
A 14th-minute penalty from David Nugent gives Leicester City a 1-0 lead over league leaders Burnley at half time in their Championship match.
Dec 14, 13:06
Leicester's celebrates moments after scoring his team's second goal against Watford on November 2, 2013
Team News: Leicester City ring the changes for Burnley clash
Leicester City make four changes to their starting XI for today's lunchtime clash against Championship promotion rivals Burnley at the King Power Stadium.
Dec 14, 11:46
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson looks on ahead of the Championship playoff semi-final against Watford on May 9, 2013
Preview: Leicester City vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews Saturday's mouth-watering top-of-the-table Championship clash between Leicester City and Burnley.
Dec 12, 16:27
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson looks on ahead of the Championship playoff semi-final against Watford on May 9, 2013
Team News: Anthony Knockaert back for Leicester City
Anthony Knockaert returns from suspension to play for Leicester City against Millwall.
Nov 30, 14:19
Leicester's David Nugent scores a penalty against Blackburn on September 17, 2013
Team News: Changes for Leicester City, Nottingham Forest
Jamie Vardy is on the bench for Leicester City, while manager Billy Davies makes changes to his Nottingham Forest team for today's Championship match.
Nov 9, 14:52
Leicester boss Nigel Pearson on the touchline on March 29, 2013
Preview: Leicester City vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole looks ahead to Leicester City's Championship clash against Bournemouth this weekend.
Oct 24, 18:04
Leicester's David Nugent celebrates a goal against Wycombe on August 6, 2013
Result: Leicester City see off Yeovil Town
Leicester City secure three points away to Yeovil Town in the Championship.
Oct 1, 22:05
Leicester's Jamie Vardy celebrates with team mates after scoring the winner against Middlesbrough on August 3, 2013
Live Commentary: Leicester City 0-0 Leeds United - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of today's Championship clash between Leicester City and Leeds United at the King Power Stadium.
Aug 11, 16:00
Birmingham City's manager Lee Clark on the touchline during his side's game against Hull on March 2, 2013
Preview: Leicester City vs. Birmingham City
Sports Mole previews Friday's Championship clash between Leicester City and Birmingham City.
Apr 10, 19:16
Cardiff's Craig Noone celebrates after scoring the equaliser against Derby on March 5, 2013
Team News: Two changes each for Leicester City, Cardiff City
Cardiff City and Leicester City both name two changes in the starting XIs for their match in the Championship this evening.
Mar 12, 19:40
Leicester loanee Michael Keane in action against Huddersfield on January 1, 2013
Result: Michael Keane rescues a point for Leicester City
A late goal from Michael Keane rescues a 1-1 draw for Leicester City against Leeds United in the Championship.
Mar 5, 21:43
Charlton forward Danny Haynes celebrates a goal against Leicester on February 19, 2013
Result: Danny Haynes nets winner for Charlton Athletic
Charlton Athletic survived a late push from Leicester City to take a 2-1 win in the Championship this evening.
Feb 19, 21:44
Huddersfield's Adam Clayton celebrates his late equaliser on November 24, 2012
Result: Huddersfield Town progress in FA Cup
A late strike from Sean Scannell allows Huddersfield Town to progress in the FA Cup at the expense of Leicester City.
Feb 12, 21:24
Leicester debutant Chris Wood celebrates his first goal against Huddersfield on January 1, 2013
Result: Leicester City thrash Huddersfield Town
Chris Wood and Anthony Knockaert both score twice for Leicester against Huddersfield Town.
Jan 1, 16:56
Leicester debutant Chris Wood celebrates his first goal against Huddersfield on January 1, 2013
Half-Time Report: Chris Wood brace gives Leicester City lead
Chris Wood scores twice on his Leicester debut.
Jan 1, 15:51
King Power Stadium
Mid-season report: Leicester City
Sports Mole takes a look at how Leicester City have fared during the opening five months of the Championship season.
Dec 28, 21:20
David Nugent
Team News: Three changes for Leicester City
Both Leicester and Watford make three changes to their starting XI ahead of today's Championship clash.
Nov 3, 14:35
Wilfried Zaha
Team News: Wilfried Zaha returns for Crystal Palace against Leicester City
Wilfried Zaha comes back into the Crystal Palace side for the trip to table-toppers Leicester City after a one-game suspension.
Oct 27, 14:45
Ritchie De Laet
Leicester City's Ritchie De Laet should be fit for Wolverhampton Wanderers match
Ritchie De Laet is expected to return to the Leicester City squad to play Wolverhampton Wanderers in two weeks.
Sep 4, 10:30
King Power Stadium
Half-Time Report: Leicester City 0-0 Peterborough United
Leicester and Peterborough fail to break the deadlock in the first half as they enter the break all square at 0-0.
Aug 18, 15:47
Fernando Torres and Bradley Johnson
Zak Whitbread completes Leicester City switch
Zak Whitbread signs a two-year contract with Leicester City following his release by Norwich at the end of last season.
Jul 24, 12:56



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