James McArthur

Born: October 7, 1987 (age 30)

Height: 5'10" (178cm)

Hometown: Glasgow, Scotland
Nationality: Scotland flag Scottish

Position: Centre-midfielder
Team: Crystal Palace (no. 18)
James McArthur of Palace looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal on August 16, 2015
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Career History
Youth2003-2005Hamilton Academical
Senior2005-2010Hamilton Academical
2010-2014Wigan Athletic
2014-Crystal Palace
Sports Mole has 348 articles about James McArthur. Articles 1 to 40:
Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock chats to assistant Kevin Blackwell in October 2017
Cardiff City planning move for Crystal Palace midfielder James McArthur?
Cardiff City reportedly identify Crystal Palace midfielder James McArthur as a possible signing during the summer transfer window.
May 10, 11:35
Ryan Shawcross in tears during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Crystal Palace on May 5, 2018
Result: Stoke City relegated to Championship with defeat to Crystal Palace
Stoke City are relegated to the Championship with a 2-1 loss at home to Crystal Palace.
May 5, 14:26
Wilfried Zaha and Erik Pieters in action during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Crystal Palace on May 5, 2018
Live Commentary: Stoke City 1-2 Crystal Palace - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Stoke City's 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace, as the Eagles recovered from behind to relegate their opponents.
May 5, 11:30
Wilfried Zaha in action for Crystal Palace in February 2018
Result: Crystal Palace on brink of safety with big win over Leicester City
Crystal Palace move to the brink of Premier League survival with a 5-0 win over 10-man Leicester City in Saturday's Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Apr 28, 16:56
Wilfried Zaha in action for Crystal Palace in February 2018
Live Commentary: Crystal Palace 5-0 Leicester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Crystal Palace thrash Leicester City by a 5-0 scoreline in Saturday's Premier League game at Selhurst Park.
Apr 28, 14:00
Jurgen Klopp deals with an unhappy Sadio Mane during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Chelsea on November 25, 2017
Jurgen Klopp defends Sadio Mane after incidents at Crystal Palace
Jurgen Klopp sticks up for Sadio Mane after the Liverpool forward was lucky to escape a red card in Saturday's 2-1 Premier League win at Crystal Palace.
Mar 31, 15:20
Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Liverpool on December 17, 2017
Result: Mohamed Salah wins it late for Liverpool
Mohamed Salah scores his 37th goal of the season as Liverpool come from behind to record a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Mar 31, 14:23
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez reacts during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at St James' Park on October 1, 2017
Result: Crystal Palace, Newcastle United play out entertaining draw at Selhurst Park
Crystal Palace and Newcastle United play out an entertaining 1-1 draw in Sunday's Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Feb 4, 16:11
Bakary Sako in action for Crystal Palace on January 8, 2018
Result: Bakary Sako strike helps Crystal Palace beat Burnley
Bakary Sako's first-half strike helps Crystal Palace claim a 1-0 win over Burnley in Saturday's Premier League meeting at Selhurst Park.
Jan 13, 16:58
Martin Kelly and Dusan Tadic in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Crystal Palace on January 2, 2018
Result: Crystal Palace come from behind to win at Southampton
Crystal Palace come from behind to secure a 2-1 win over Southampton in Tuesday's Premier League meeting at St Mary's Stadium.
Jan 2, 21:36
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson tries to tempt you to the dark side during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium on November 28, 2017
Team News: Crystal Palace make three changes for Southampton clash
Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson makes three changes for the Premier League clash at Southampton.
Jan 2, 18:58
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson tries to tempt you to the dark side during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium on November 28, 2017
Result: Christian Benteke ends goal drought as Crystal Palace down 10-man Leicester City
Christian Benteke ends a 13-game goal drought as Crystal Palace record a vital 3-0 victory over 10-man Leicester City at the King Power Stadium in the Premier League.
Dec 16, 14:22
Riyad Mahrez clutches the ball during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Brighton & Hove Albion on August 19, 2017
Live Commentary: Leicester City 0-3 Crystal Palace - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as 10-man Leicester City fall to a humbling 3-0 defeat against Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Dec 16, 11:30
Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha in action during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium on November 28, 2017
James McArthur hails "outstanding" Wilfried Zaha
Crystal Palace midfielder James McArthur heaps praise on Wilfried Zaha for his level of consistency in helping to drag the club out of the relegation zone.
Dec 13, 16:59
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson tries to tempt you to the dark side during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium on November 28, 2017
Roy Hodgson hails "attitude and determination" of Crystal Palace players
Roy Hodgson is pleased with Crystal Palace's "attitude and determination" after exiting the Premier League's dropzone with Tuesday night's 2-1 win over Watford.
Dec 12, 22:46
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson tries to tempt you to the dark side during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium on November 28, 2017
Result: Crystal Palace strike twice at the death to defeat Watford
Crystal Palace extend their unbeaten run to six games and exit the Premier League dropzone thanks to a last-gasp 2-1 victory over 10-man Watford.
Dec 12, 21:54
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson tries to tempt you to the dark side during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium on November 28, 2017
Team News: Adam Smith out for Bournemouth for Crystal Palace trip
Bournemouth are without Adam Smith for this afternoon's trip to Crystal Palace.
Dec 9, 14:06
Kieran Gibbs in action for West Bromwich Albion during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal
Team News: Kieran Gibbs fit to start for West Bromwich Albion against Crystal Palace
Kieran Gibbs is fit to start for West Bromwich Albion in their Premier League meeting with Crystal Palace at The Hawthorns.
Dec 2, 14:15
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on August 27, 2016
Team News: Christian Benteke handed started by Crystal Palace
Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson hands a start to striker Christian Benteke for his side's Premier League clash at Brighton & Hove Albion.
Nov 28, 18:53
Joe Allen and Luka Milivojevic in action during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Stoke City on November 25, 2017
Result: Crystal Palace leave it late to beat Stoke City
Crystal Palace come from behind to pick up only their second win of the season at the expense of Stoke City courtesy of goals from Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Mamadou Sakho.
Nov 25, 16:55
Roy Hodgson plays it cool during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Roy Hodgson: 'I'm bitterly disappointed'
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson admits to feeling "hard done by" after his side are held to a 2-2 home draw by Everton.
Nov 18, 18:27
Roy Hodgson plays it cool during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Result: Crystal Palace, Everton share spoils in four-goal thriller
Everton twice come from behind to rescue a 2-2 draw away to Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Nov 18, 17:07
Roy Hodgson plays it cool during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Team News: Andre Ayew starts, Andy Carroll on the bench against Crystal Palace
Andre Ayew has been handed a start for West Ham United's trip to Crystal Palace this afternoon.
Oct 28, 14:08
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez reacts during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at St James' Park on October 1, 2017
Result: Mikel Merino snatches Newcastle United late win over Crystal Palace
Mikel Merino scores his first Premier League goal for Newcastle United to snatch them a late 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace at St James' Park.
Oct 21, 16:57
Antonio Conte orders the gabagool during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Team News: Wilfried Zaha returns for Crystal Palace against Chelsea
Wilfried Zaha makes his return from injury as Crystal Palace host Chelsea this afternoon.
Oct 14, 14:06
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Gordon Strachan: 'Scotland have midfield strength in depth'
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan insists that he has more than enough capable midfield options, despite being without a number of players.
Oct 2, 18:00
Leroy Sane celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Team News: Leroy Sane in for Gabriel Jesus
Leroy Sane partners Sergio Aguero up front as Manchester City welcome Crystal Palace.
Sep 23, 14:06
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
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
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Chris Wood starts for Burnley
Chris Wood makes his home debut as Burnley welcome struggling Crystal Palace.
Sep 10, 12:32
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Scotland close in on second place with victory over Malta
Christophe Berra and Leigh Griffiths net as Scotland beat Malta 2-0 at Hampden Park to keep their World Cup 2018 qualification hopes alive.
Sep 4, 21:35
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Gordon Strachan hails "phenomenal" Scotland performance in Vilnius
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan admits that even he was surprised by how well his side performed against Lithuania, as they cruised to a 3-0 victory in Vilnius
Sep 1, 22:52
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Swansea City condemn Crystal Palace to third successive league defeat
Swansea City beat Crystal Palace 2-0 at Selhurst Park thanks to goals from Tammy Abraham and Jordan Ayew.
Aug 26, 17:05
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: James McArthur starts for Crystal Palace against Swansea City
James McArthur is handed his first Crystal Palace league start of the season against Swansea City.
Aug 26, 14:09
Daniel Sturridge in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Southampton on May 7, 2017
Team News: Daniel Sturridge returns for Liverpool, Andrew Robertson makes league debut
Liverpool hand a Premier League start to Daniel Sturridge as Jurgen Klopp's men welcome the visit of Crystal Palace to Anfield.
Aug 19, 14:03
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield.
Aug 17, 17:50
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Three debuts for Crystal Palace
Frank de Boer includes three debutants in the Crystal Palace side to face Huddersfield Town.
Aug 12, 14:11
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil pictured together on November 27, 2016
Premier League: Expiring contracts in 2017-18
Find out which players from the Premier League are into the final few months of their contracts.
Aug 1, 11:37
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho during the Premier League match against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Team News: Jose Mourinho makes seven changes
Jose Mourinho rings the changes as Manchester United welcome Crystal Palace.
May 21, 14:10
Sam Allardyce watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Leicester City on April 15, 2017
Result: Crystal Palace condemn Hull City to relegation from Premier League
Hull City are relegated from the Premier League after suffering a 4-0 defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace.
May 14, 13:54

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