Phil Jagielka

Squad No. 15
Date of Birth August 17, 1982
Age 38
Height 180cm
Team
Position Defender
Birthplace Manchester
Previous Clubs Everton

Philip Nikodem Jagielka (born 17 August 1982) is an English professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Premier League club Sheffield United.

Jagielka started his career with Sheffield United in 2000, where he played mainly as a central midfielder. He helped them achieve top-flight status for the 2006–07 season, after which he joined Everton for a £4 million fee. He later captained the club from 2013–2019. He left Everton in 2019 after 11 years and returned to former club Sheffield United.

He has received 40 England caps since his debut in 2008 and was included in the England squads at UEFA Euro 2012 and the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Jagielka left Everton at the end of 2018–19, having made 386 appearances in 12 years. He re-signed for Sheffield United on 4 July 2019 on a one-year contract, following the club’s promotion to the Premier League. On 23 August 2020 he signed a new one-year deal to keep him at the club for the 2020–21 season.