Wes Brown

Born: October 13, 1979 (age 35)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Longsight, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Centre-back
Team: Sunderland (no. 5)
Career History
Youth1992-1996Manchester United
Senior1996-2011Manchester United
2011-Sunderland
International1999-2010England
Sports Mole has 254 articles about Wes Brown. Articles 1 to 40:
Hull striker Dame N' Doye (l) celebrates after scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Sunderland on March 3, 2015
Live Commentary: Hull City 1-1 Sunderland - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Premier League match between Hull City and Sunderland at the KC Stadium.
18:45
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 delighted with FA "honesty" in Wes Brown appeal
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet says that he is delighted with the FA's honesty during the successful appeal of Wes Brown's red card.
Mar 2, 23:24
Wes Brown of Sunderland reacts after being shown a straight red card by Refere Roger East as John O'Shea of Sunderland appeals during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Sunderland's Wes Brown successful with red card appeal
The Football Association overturn the decision to send off Wes Brown, meaning that the Sunderland defender will not have to serve a one-match ban.
Mar 2, 15:06
Wes Brown of Sunderland reacts after being shown a straight red card by Refere Roger East as John O'Shea of Sunderland appeals during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Preview: Hull City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Hull and Sunderland at the KC Stadium, with the two relegation rivals separated by just one point in the table.
Mar 2, 13:58
Liverpool's English midfielder Jordan Henderson celebrates after scoring the opening goal of during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester City at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England, on March 1, 2015
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out the best 11 performers from the 27th round of Premier League fixtures.
Mar 2, 10:59
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
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet criticises recent performances of referees
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is unhappy that refereeing decisions are dominating fixtures in the Premier League at the moment.
Mar 2, 07:51
Wes Brown of Sunderland reacts after being shown a straight red card by Refere Roger East as John O'Shea of Sunderland appeals during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Sunderland to appeal Wes Brown red card
Sunderland confirm that they will appeal the red card given to Wes Brown in their 2-0 defeat to Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Mar 1, 15:45
Anthony Reveillere for Sunderland on December 3, 2014
Sunderland's Anthony Reveillere rues costly penalty in Manchester United defeat
Sunderland defender Anthony Reveillere admits that his side's chances at Old Trafford all but ended when Manchester United took the lead from the penalty spot.
Mar 1, 02:09
Wes Brown of Sunderland reacts after being shown a straight red card by Refere Roger East as John O'Shea of Sunderland appeals during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Referee Roger East: Wes Brown red card 'not mistaken identity'
Referee Roger East tells match officials' body PGMOL that his dismissal of Wes Brown in Sunderland's defeat to Manchester United was not a case of mistaken identity.
Feb 28, 20:19
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Gus Poyet questions red card decision at Manchester United
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet is unsure about the referee's decision to send off Wes Brown instead of John O'Shea in the Black Cats' 2-0 defeat away at Manchester United.
Feb 28, 17:57
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United is brought down in the area by Wes Brown and John O'Shea of Sunderland to win a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Player Ratings: Manchester United 2-0 Sunderland
Sports Mole rates the performances of the players on show during Manchester United's 2-0 win over Sunderland at Old Trafford.
Feb 28, 17:48
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates scoring the opening goal with Marcos Rojo and Ashley Young of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Match Analysis: Manchester United 2-0 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes a look back over Manchester United's 2-0 victory at the expense of 10-man Sunderland.
Feb 28, 17:22
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates scoring the opening goal with Marcos Rojo and Ashley Young of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Result: Wayne Rooney brace helps Manchester United see off Sunderland
Wayne Rooney's brace helps Manchester United bag a 2-0 win in Saturday afternoon's Premier League clash at Old Trafford.
Feb 28, 16:51
Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata (2nd L) celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match against Sunderland on August 24, 2014
Live Commentary: Manchester United 2-0 Sunderland - as it happened
Find out how Manchester United got the better of Sunderland at Old Trafford with Sports Mole's live text updates.
Feb 28, 14:00
Robin van Persie of Manchester United reacts as he leaves the pitch during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford on January 11, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford as the hosts look to bounce back from their defeat to Swansea.
Feb 26, 14:46
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland is callenged by Gareth McAuley of West Brom during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion at Stadium of Light on February 21, 2015
Match Analysis: Sunderland 0-0 West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole analyses the goalless draw between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League.
Feb 21, 17:44
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: Bradford City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the match between League One outfit Bradford City and Sunderland in the FA Cup fifth round.
Feb 13, 18:52
Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring for Manchester United against Manchester City on February 13, 2005.
On this day: Manchester United battle past Manchester City
On this day in 2005, Wayne Rooney and an own goal from Richard Dunne earned Manchester United a 2-0 victory over Manchester City.
Feb 13, 07:37
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland in action during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Sunderland and Fulham at Stadium of Light on January 24, 2015
Team News: Jermain Defoe starts for Sunderland at Fulham
Jermain Defoe starts for Sunderland against Fulham in their FA Cup fourth-round replay at Craven Cottage.
Feb 3, 18:53
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
Sunderland's English midfielder Lee Cattermole vies with Chelseas Brazilian midfielder Willian during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Chelsea at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north east England on November 29, 2014
Sunderland trio doubtful for Fulham match in FA Cup fourth round
Sunderland could be without Lee Cattermole, Adam Johnson and Wes Brown for their fourth-round FA Cup match against Fulham due to injury.
Jan 23, 02:59
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland looks on during the warm up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland at White Hart Lane on January 17, 2015
Preview: Sunderland vs. Fulham
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's FA Cup fourth-round tie between Premier League side Sunderland and Fulham of the Championship.
Jan 22, 19:32
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland looks on during the warm up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland at White Hart Lane on January 17, 2015
Jermain Defoe receives Wes Brown backing
Jermain Defoe will score the goals that will keep Sunderland in the Premier League, according to his teammate West Brown.
Jan 19, 14:51
Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Harry Kane (L) and Danny Rose during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland at White Hart Lane on January 17, 2015
Match Analysis: Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Spurs' late win over Sunderland at White Hart Lane.
Jan 17, 17:33
Lazar Markovic of Liverpool celebrates scoring the opening goal with Steven Gerrard during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Liverpool at Stadium of Light on January 10, 2015
Match Analysis: Sunderland 0-1 Liverpool
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Liverpool's 1-0 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Jan 10, 15:29
Lazar Markovic of Liverpool celebrates scoring the opening goal with Steven Gerrard during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Liverpool at Stadium of Light on January 10, 2015
Result: Lazar Markovic strike enough for Liverpool
Lazar Markovic scores early on to give Liverpool a 1-0 win over 10-man Sunderland in the Premier League.
Jan 10, 14:37
Lazar Markovic of Liverpool celebrates scoring the opening goal with Steven Gerrard during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Liverpool at Stadium of Light on January 10, 2015
Half-Time Report: Lazar Markovic fires Liverpool ahead
An early goal from Lazar Markovic gives Liverpool a 1-0 half-time lead over Sunderland in the Premier League.
Jan 10, 13:32
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
Darren Stride of Burton celebrates at the end of the FA Cup Third Round match between Burton Albion and Manchester United on January 8, 2006
On this day: Manchester United held by Burton Albion in FA Cup
On this day in 2006, Burton Albion hold Manchester United to a goalless draw in the third round of the FA Cup.
Jan 8, 10:03
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
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
Jamie Carragher: 'Sunderland won't relish playing against Andy Carroll'
Jamie Carragher backs Andy Carroll to continue his good form when West Ham United travel to Sunderland this afternoon.
Dec 13, 14:14
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
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
Sunderland's Wes Brown: 'We're becoming hard to beat'
Sunderland defender Wes Brown believes that his side are becoming hard opposition to break down in the Premier League following their recent run of solid displays.
Dec 10, 19:51
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool goes down in the penalty area during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on December 6, 2014
Brendan Rodgers dismisses Raheem Sterling dive claims
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists that Raheem Sterling did not dive under a challenge from Wes Brown during their goalless draw with Sunderland.
Dec 7, 12:00
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
Wes Brown: 'We could have beaten Liverpool'
Sunderland defender Wes Brown reveals that he was frustrated with himself for missing a chance that could have earned his side all three points at Liverpool.
Dec 7, 02:12
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool goes down in the penalty area during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on December 6, 2014
Player Ratings: Liverpool 0-0 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the individual performances of those involved in Liverpool's 0-0 draw at home to Sunderland.
Dec 6, 18:21
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