CAREER TIMELINE

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Completes move to Aston Villa ready for the 2015-16 season

Completes move to Aston Villa ready for the 2015-16 season

 

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AFC Fiorentina

Joins Fiorentina on loan from Manchester City for the 2014-15 season

 

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Manchester City win the Barclays Premier League Title

Manchester City win the Barclays Premier League

League Cup Win

City collect the first piece of major silverware on offer for the season, the League Cup, courtesy of a 3-1 win over Sunderland at Wembley

 

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Selected for Team GB’s squad for the London 2012 Olympics, helping the side to the quarter-finals.

Selected for Team GB’s squad for the London 2012 Olympics, helping the side to the quarter-finals.

Alive & Kicking

Alive & Kicking

Named ambassador for Alive & Kicking, a charity that provides equipment and employment in Africa

Most assists

Most assists

Finishes season with joint most assists in the Barclays Premier League for a defender.

Nominated

Nominated

Nominated as Manchester City’s Etihad Player of the Year.

Wins the Barclays Premier League, the first league title for City in 44 years.

Wins the Barclays Premier League, the first league title for City in 44 years.

Captain

Captain

Steps in as captain for four games in absence of regular skipper Vincent Kompany.

 

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Man of the Match

Man of the Match

Named Man of the Match as City beat rivals Manchester United 6-1 at Old Trafford.

3rd place

3rd place

Helps Manchester City to 3rd place finish in the Barclays Premier League and qualification for the Champions League for the first time in the club’s history.

FA Cup Win

FA Cup Win

Wins the FA Cup with City, ending a 35-year wait for a trophy.

Champions League

Champions League

Makes his debut in the Champions League.

 

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5th place

5th place

Helps Manchester City to a 5th place finish in the Barclays Premier League and with it qualification for the Europa League, as well as the semi-finals of the League Cup.

 

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Ambassador for If U Care Share

Ambassador for If U Care Share

Micah named ambassador for If U Care Share, a charity that encourages young people to discuss their problems

 

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Vice-captain

Vice-captain

Named vice-captain of Manchester City.

 

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FA’s Player of the Year runner up

FA’s Player of the Year runner up

Named runner-up to Steven Gerrard for The FA’s Player of the Year Award.

Player of the month

Player of the month

Named Premier League Player of the Month for August after a string of impressive performances, including a Man of the Match display as City beat arch-rivals Manchester United 1-0.

 

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Makes his senior England debut in the 1-1 draw with Holland in Amsterdam, with it becoming the youngest- ever defender to play for the Three Lions.

Makes his senior England debut in the 1-1 draw with Holland in Amsterdam, with it becoming the youngest- ever defender to play for the Three Lions.

Under-21 European Championships

Under-21 European Championships

Captains the England Under-21 side which reached the final of the Under-21 European Championships.

FA Youth Cup Final

FA Youth Cup Final

Captains the Manchester City Under-18s which reached the final of the FA Youth Cup.

Under-21 debut

Under-21 debut

Makes England Under-21 debut against Moldova.

England U19s

England U19s

Called up by England U19s.

 

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Micah Richards pointing
First Goal

First Goal

Scores his first senior goal, an equaliser against Aston Villa at Villa Park in the FA Cup 5th Round.

Senior Debut

Senior Debut

Makes first-team debut for Manchester City in their 1-0 defeat away at Arsenal, going close to scoring as he was pushed up the field as the side chased an equalizer.

 

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England Under-16s

England Under-16s

Called-up for the England Under-16s.

 

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Micah Richards running
Manchester City

Manchester City

Joins Manchester City from Oldham Athletic aged 14.

 

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Oldham Athletic

Oldham Athletic

Signed up by Oldham Athletic.

 

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Born

Born

Micah Richards born in Birmingham during a family trip to relatives in the area. Micah grew up in the Chapeltown area of Leeds.

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