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Playing position  Winger
Role  Footballer
Number  27
Height  1.67 m
0000–2010  AFC Wimbledon
Weight  58 kg
Name  Patrick Roberts

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Full name  Patrick John Joseph Roberts
Date of birth  (1997-02-05) 5 February 1997 (age 18)
Place of birth  Kingston upon Thames, England
Current teams  Manchester City F.C. (#27 / Midfielder, Forward)
Similar People  Fabian Delph, Samir Nasri, Moussa Dembele, Bruno Zuculini, Enes Unal

PATRICK ROBERTS ✭ CELTIC ✭ part 2 ✭ Skills & Goals ✭

Patrick John Joseph Roberts (born 5 February 1997) is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Celtic, on loan from Manchester City. He has previously played for Fulham and Celtic, where he was initially on loan between January 2016 and May 2017, before rejoining the Scottish champions in August 2017.


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Having joined Fulham from AFC Wimbledon at the age of 13, Roberts signed his first professional contract shortly after his 17th birthday in February 2014, tying himself to the club until the summer of 2016. Roberts described signing the contract as "one of the best feelings I've ever had in my life".

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Roberts was named among Fulham's substitutes for the first time on 15 March 2014 for a Premier League game against Newcastle United, with Fulham manager Felix Magath describing Roberts after the match as "an extraordinary talent". On 22 March 2014, he made his debut as a 55th-minute substitute in a Premier League defeat to Manchester City. On 5 May, he scored in the second leg of the 2014 FA Youth Cup final, which Fulham lost 7–6 on aggregate to Chelsea. Roberts' first appearance of the 2014–2015 campaign came as a substitute in Fulham's opening day fixture at Ipswich Town on 9 August, where he managed to grab an assist shortly after coming on. He made his first start for the Cottagers on 20 August 2014 in a home match against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Manchester City

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On 19 July 2015, Roberts signed for Manchester City on a long-term deal for an undisclosed fee, believed to be in the region of £12 million. Roberts made his debut coming on as a substitute for Jesús Navas against Real Madrid in the pre-season 2015 International Champions Cup. On 22 September 2015, Roberts made his first team debut for Manchester City when he came on as a substitute during a 4–1 win against Sunderland in the League Cup. He made his league debut for Manchester City in a 4–1 loss to Tottenham Hotspur, coming on as a substitute for Sergio Agüero.

Loan to Celtic

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On 29 January 2016, it was reported that Celtic had agreed an 18-month loan deal with Manchester City for Roberts, while the player was in Glasgow for a medical. The transfer was confirmed on 1 February. He played for the U20 side a couple of days later in a 4–0 win over Motherwell, scoring Celtic's fourth in the last minute and providing assists for the other three goals. Roberts made his first team debut for Celtic on 20 February 2016, coming on a substitute for the final few minutes of Celtic's 3–0 league win over Inverness CT at Celtic Park. He was given his first starting appearance on 2 March in a league match at home against Dundee. Celtic could only draw 0–0, but Roberts was noted to have looked "sharp" and showed "flashes of his talent".

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On 2 April 2016, Roberts scored his first competitive club goal, netting a brace for Celtic in a 3–1 come-from-behind win over Hearts. Following an impressive run of form during which he netted three goals, Roberts was named Scottish Player of the Month for April. He scored another brace on 8 May in a 3–2 win over Aberdeen, in the process helping Celtic clinch the Scottish Premiership title. Roberts scored another goal on the final day of the season in a 7–0 drubbing of Motherwell, thereby ending the campaign with 7 goals in 12 appearances for Celtic.

Roberts made his first ever Champions League appearance on 20 July 2016, starting and scoring in a 3–0 win over Lincoln Red Imps. He had previously rejected the opportunity to represent England at the U19 European Championship in order to help Celtic progress to the Champions League proper. On 6 December 2016, Roberts scored an impressive solo goal and was named man of the match in a Champions League match against his parent club Manchester City. He finished the 2016–2017 season with 43 appearances and 15 goals, helping Celtic to complete an unbeaten domestic season, in which the club secured its sixth consecutive league title.

Return to Celtic

On 28 August 2017, it was announced that Roberts had rejoined Celtic on a new season-long loan.

International career

Roberts has represented England at under-16, under-17 and under-19 levels. He played an integral role in England's victory at the 2014 European Under-17 Championship in Malta, scoring three goals, grabbing four assists and being named in the team of the tournament.

In August 2014 Roberts received his first call up to the England under-19 squad. Despite being just 17 years old at the time, Roberts played a massive part in the England under-19 team's progression through the 2015 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualifying round. In the three group games played by England under-19, Roberts recorded a total of four goals and four assists. He had previously rejected the chance to be in the England squad at the U19 European Championship in order to help Celtic progress to the Champions League proper. Roberts was also expected to be selected for the England under-20 squad in the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup, but he instead opted to play for Celtic in the 2017 Scottish Cup Final.

Personal life

Roberts was born in Kingston upon Thames, Greater London. His parents are both from Merseyside and he is a fan of Liverpool. He is an alumnus of Wimbledon College.

Career statistics

As of 17 September 2017


  • Scottish Premiership (2): 2015–16, 2016–17
  • Scottish League Cup (1): 2016–17
  • Scottish Cup (1): 2016–17
  • International

    England U17
  • UEFA European U-17 Championship: 2014
  • Individual

  • UEFA European U-17 Championship Team of the Tournament (1): 2014
  • Scottish Premiership Player of the Month (1): April 2016
  • References

    Patrick Roberts Wikipedia