15
Defender
Craig Dawson
Appearances
16
Clean Sheets
6
Clearances
64

Craig Dawson

15
Defender
Born
06 May 1990
England
Weight
78 kg
Height
188 cm
Joining Date
October 2020

Versatile defender Craig Dawson joined the Hammers on a season-long loan from Watford in October 2020.

The 30-year-old adds Premier League experience and quality to the Hammers’ squad, adding depth to David Moyes’ options in an area of the squad the manager had targeted for strengthening.

With 184 Premier League appearances and 14 goals to his name, predominantly at centre-back and right-back, Dawson is looking forward to bringing his valuable knowledge to the Irons.

Career
Rochdale
2009-10
West Bromwich Albion
2010-19
Bolton Wanderers
2013
Watford
2019-Present
West Ham United
2020-Present
Before West Ham United
Before West Ham United
Born in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, in May 1990, began his career at Northern Premier League side Radcliffe Borough as a 17-year-old, before joining his hometown club and turning professional a year later...Before turning 20, led The Dale to promotion from League Two, scored eleven goals and was voted the division’s Player of the Year in his first season as a full-time player...Scored eleven times again as Rochdale finished ninth in League One – their highest placing in 41 years, in 2009/10...Joined Premier League West Bromwich Albion in August 2010, before being called-up by then-England U21 manager and current West Ham first-team coach Stuart Pearce later the same month...Made his England U21 debut and scored twice in a 6-0 win over Azerbaijan – two of six goals he scored in 15 appearances - in September 2011...Named in the Team GB squad for the London 2012 Olympic Games, appearing in the group-stage win over Uruguay and scoring in the penalty shootout defeat by South Korea in the quarter-finals...Established himself as a regular starter at West Brom, initially as a right-back and then as a centre-back, and he had made 225 appearances for the Baggies before departing for then-Premier League Watford in summer 2019...Played 29 times in the Premier League for Watford in 2019/20.
Honours
Football League Two PFA Team of the Year
Individual
2009/10
Football League Two Player of the Year
Individual
2009/10
Last Match
Saturday 17 April 12:30
3 - 2
Minutes Played
36
99
Goals
0
2
Tackles
0
11
Clearances
0
7
Interceptions
1
9
Passes
32
510
Pass %
93%
84 %
Player Team
SEASON STATS 2020/2021
Appearances
17
Minutes Played
1476
Passes
572
Pass %
77
Assists
0
Goals
3
Yellow Cards
1
Red Cards
1
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