Chris Wood

Born: December 7, 1991 (age 25)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
Nationality: New Zealand New Zealander

Position: Striker
Team: Burnley
Chris Wood celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Career History
Senior2008-2013West Bromwich Albion
→ 2010-2011Brighton & Hove Albion (loan)
→ 2011-2012Birmingham City (loan)
→ 2011-2010Barnsley (loan)
→ 2012Bristol City (loan)
→ 2012Millwall (loan)
2013-2015Leicester City
→ 2015Ipswich Town (loan)
2015-2017Leeds United
2017-Burnley
International2009-New Zealand
Sports Mole has 448 articles about Chris Wood. Articles 1 to 40:
A general shot of the corner flag at the Etihad Stadium prior to Manchester City's Premier League clash with Middlesbrough on November 5, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Manchester City and Burnley at the Etihad Stadium.
13:01
Andy Carroll in action during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and West Ham United on April 30, 2016
West Ham United fine Andy Carroll for red card?
West Ham United striker Andy Carroll will reportedly be fined two weeks' wages for his sending-off against Burnley on Saturday afternoon.
Oct 16, 10:58
Sean Dyche watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Burnley on May 13, 2017
Sean Dyche: 'Andy Carroll deserved red card'
Burnley manager Sean Dyche believes that West Ham United striker Andy Carroll can have no complaints about his sending-off in Saturday's 1-1 draw at Turf Moor.
Oct 15, 11:31
Chris Wood celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Result: Late Chris Wood goal denies West Ham United victory at Burnley
Chris Wood scores five minutes from time as Burnley draw 1-1 with West Ham United.
Oct 14, 16:54
Chris Wood celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Chris Wood: 'I didn't refuse to play for Leeds United'
Former Leeds United striker Chris Wood says that he did not refuse to play for the Yorkshire giants before signing a deal with Burnley.
Oct 6, 11:43
Jeff Hendrick of Burnley looks for the ball during his side's Premier League clash with Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on September 17, 2016
Result: Jeff Hendrick strike gives Burnley victory over struggling Everton
Everton come unstuck again in the Premier League as Jeff Hendrick's solitary strike gives Burnley a 1-0 away victory over Ronald Koeman's men at Goodison Park.
Oct 1, 16:07
Everton striker Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring during his side's Europa League clash with Apollon Limassol at Goodison Park on September 28, 2017
Live Commentary: Everton 0-1 Burnley - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as struggling Everton fall to a 1-0 home defeat against Sean Dyche's Burnley at Goodison Park in the Premier League.
Oct 1, 13:15
Ronald Koeman shouts orders during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Preview: Everton vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews the action from Burnley's upcoming visit to Everton.
Sep 30, 00:45
A hench Rory McIlroy in action during the first round of The Masters on April 7, 2016
Rory McIlroy off pace at British Masters
Rory McIlroy reaches the halfway stage of the British Masters a total of eight shots adrift of leader Tyrrell Hatton.
Sep 29, 18:38
Sean Dyche gives orders during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on September 16, 2017
Sean Dyche: 'Huddersfield Town made it tricky for us'
Burnley manager Sean Dyche says that Huddersfield Town deserve credit for the tactics employed at Turf Moor as the sides played out a goalless draw on Saturday afternoon.
Sep 23, 20:48
Sean Dyche gives orders during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on September 16, 2017
Result: All square between Burnley and Huddersfield Town in stalemate
Burnley and Huddersfield Town play out a goalless draw in Saturday's Premier League encounter at Turf Moor.
Sep 23, 17:11
Jurgen Klopp watches the warm-up ahead of the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on September 16, 2017
Jurgen Klopp: Burnley draw "feels wrong"
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp bemoans his side's continued defensive errors after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to Burnley.
Sep 16, 20:33
Scott Arfield celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on September 16, 2017
Result: Liverpool frustrated by brave Burnley
Liverpool's week goes from bad to worse as they are held to a 1-1 draw by Burnley at Anfield.
Sep 16, 16:58
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp speaks to Philippe Coutinho during their Champions League Group E clash with Sevilla at Anfield on September 13, 2017
Team News: Philippe Coutinho starts for Liverpool
Philippe Coutinho starts for Liverpool as they welcome Burnley to Anfield.
Sep 16, 14:03
Virgil van Dijk warms up prior to the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on September 16, 2017
Team News: Virgil van Dijk on Southampton bench
Virgil van Dijk is named among the substitutes for Southampton's trip to Crystal Palace.
Sep 16, 11:32
A general shot of the new Main Stand at Anfield ahead of Liverpool's Premier League clash with Watford on November 6, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Liverpool and Burnley at Anfield.
Sep 14, 15:57
Frank de Boer looks dejected after the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Crystal Palace confirm Frank de Boer departure
Crystal Palace confirm that they have parted company with head coach Frank de Boer after just five games.
Sep 11, 11:54
Andros Townsend dries his eyes during the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Andros Townsend: 'Winning games is down to the players'
Andros Townsend insists that the Crystal Palace players must shoulder the responsibility for their Premier League loss at Burnley on Sunday.
Sep 10, 16:35
Sean Dyche shouts orders during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Sean Dyche: 'Crystal Palace were the better side'
Sean Dyche is proud of Burnley's resolve in their 1-0 home win over Crystal Palace but claims that the losers were actually the better side on the day.
Sep 10, 16:16
Frank de Boer looks dejected after the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Frank de Boer "cannot believe" Crystal Palace defeat
Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer admits his disbelief after his side suffer a 1-0 defeat at Burnley.
Sep 10, 16:04
Jason Puncheon celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Norwich City on April 9, 2016
Jason Puncheon: 'Crystal Palace are improving'
Crystal Palace captain Jason Puncheon insists that his side are improving despite them registering a fourth straight loss.
Sep 10, 15:54
Chris Wood celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Result: Chris Wood gives Burnley win over Crystal Palace
Burnley move into the top half of the Premier League table with a 1-0 win over struggling Crystal Palace at Turf Moor.
Sep 10, 15:24
Chris Wood in action for Leicester on December 28, 2014
Team News: Chris Wood starts for Burnley
Chris Wood makes his home debut as Burnley welcome struggling Crystal Palace.
Sep 10, 12:32
Chris Wood celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Live Commentary: Burnley 1-0 Crystal Palace - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Burnley's 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Sep 10, 12:30
Sean Dyche watches on during the Premier League game between Burnley and Bournemouth on December 11, 2016
Burnley to return for Nicolas Castillo in January?
Burnley may reportedly renew their interest in Pumas striker Nicolas Castillo when the next transfer window opens in January.
Sep 5, 15:39
A general view of Banks's stadium before the pre season friendly between Walsall and Aston Villa at Banks' Stadium on July 25, 2015
Burnley forward Daniel Agyei joins Walsall on six-month loan
League One outfit Walsall announce the signing of Burnley forward Daniel Agyei on a six-month loan deal, subject to clearance.
Aug 31, 20:50
General view of Elland Road Stadium on January 9, 2013
Leeds United sign Pawel Cibicki from Malmo
Leeds United announce that they have signed striker Pawel Cibicki from Malmo on a four-year contract.
Aug 31, 10:41
Hamburg's forward Pierre-Michel Lasogga celebrates scoring a penalty during the German first division football Bundesliga match between Hamburg SV and Borussia Dortmund in Hamburg, northern Germany on November 20, 2015.
Pierre-Michel Lasogga completes Leeds United loan deal
Leeds United complete the signing of Hamburg striker Pierre-Michel Lasogga on a season-long loan deal.
Aug 29, 21:35
Toby Alderweireld applauds at the end of the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United on April 10, 2016
Toby Alderweireld: 'Wembley Stadium not to blame for Tottenham Hotspur home woes'
Toby Alderweireld does not believe that playing at Wembley Stadium is to blame for Tottenham Hotspur's winless start at home this season.
Aug 28, 14:47
Sean Dyche watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Burnley on May 13, 2017
Sean Dyche "extremely pleased" with draw at Tottenham Hotspur
Burnley boss Sean Dyche reveals his delight after his team came from behind to draw 1-1 with Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon.
Aug 27, 21:33
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino watches on during the Premier League clash with Watford at Vicarage Road on January 1, 2017
Mauricio Pochettino: "We need to stay calm"
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino calls on his side to "stay calm" following Sunday's 1-1 draw with Burnley in the Premier League.
Aug 27, 19:26
Chris Wood of Leeds United celebrates scoring during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Leeds United at Ashton Gate on August 19, 2015
Burnley striker Chris Wood hails "special" debut goal
Burnley striker Chris Wood describes scoring on his debut as a "special moment.
Aug 27, 18:28
Sean Dyche shouts orders during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Result: Tottenham Hotspur's Wembley woes continue as Chris Wood snatches point
Tottenham Hotspur are made to wait for their first Premier League win at Wembley Stadium as they are held to a 1-1 draw by Burnley.
Aug 27, 17:55
Mauricio Pochettino shouts during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton on March 19, 2017
Live Commentary: Tottenham Hotspur 1-1 Burnley - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Tottenham Hotspur's 1-1 draw with Burnley, as Chris Wood struck late to snatch the visitors a point.
Aug 27, 15:30
A general view of the Bill Bremner statue outside the ground before the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Middlesbrough at Elland Road on August 16, 2014
Leeds United close to deal for Swedish striker?
Leeds United are said to be close to a £1.5m deal for Malmo forward Pawel Cibicki.
Aug 26, 13:10
Harry Kane in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on August 20, 2017
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews the Premier League fixture at Wembley Stadium between Tottenham Hotspur and Burnley.
Aug 24, 16:23
Sean Dyche shouts orders during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Result: Burnley overcome rivals Blackburn Rovers to reach round three
First-half goals from Jack Cork and Robbie Brady give Burnley a 2-0 win over Lancashire rivals Blackburn Rovers in the second round of the EFL Cup.
Aug 23, 21:43
Valenciennes's Majeed Waris celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Valenciennes vs Lyon on April 6, 2014
Burnley table offer for Ghana international Majeed Waris?
A report claims that Lorient striker Majeed Waris is a target for Sean Dyche at Burnley, as he looks to bring in some more attacking options.
Aug 22, 14:28
A general view of the Bill Bremner statue outside the ground before the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Middlesbrough at Elland Road on August 16, 2014
Leeds United 'make £6m Rudy Gestede offer'
Leeds United reportedly launch a £6m bid for Middlesbrough striker Rudy Gestede as the Whites look to replace Chris Wood.
Aug 21, 15:42
General view of Elland Road Stadium on January 9, 2013
Andrea Radrizzani: 'Leeds United forced into Chris Wood sale'
Leeds United chairman Andrea Radrizzani admits that his club were forced into selling New Zealand international Chris Wood to Burnley this summer.
Aug 21, 13:56



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163