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Stones playing for Everton in 2015
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Full name John Stones
Date of birth 28 May 1994 (1994-05-28) (age 27)
Place of birth Barnsley, England
Height 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m)
Playing position Centre-back
Club information
Current club Manchester City
Number 5
Youth career
2001–2011 Barnsley
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 Barnsley 24 (0)
2013–2016 Everton 77 (1)
2016– Manchester City 107 (4)
National team
2012–2013 England U19 3 (0)
2013 England U20 2 (0)
2013–2015 England U21 13 (0)
2014– England 49 (2)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13:09, 8 July 2021 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22:44, 11 July 2021 (UTC)

John Stones (born 28 May 1994) is an English professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for Premier League club Manchester City and the England national team.

Stones began his career with Barnsley, making his first-team debut in the Championship in March 2012 as a 17-year-old. He joined Premier League club Everton for around £3 million in January 2013 and amassed 95 appearances over four seasons. In August 2016, he signed for Manchester City for an initial £47.5 million with add-ons. He won the Premier League in 2018, 2019 and 2021, the EFL Cup in 2018 and 2020, and the FA Cup in 2019.

Stones made his senior debut for England in May 2014 after previously being capped by England youth teams at under-19, under-20 and under-21 levels. He was chosen in England's squads for UEFA Euro 2016, 2018 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2020.

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