Phil Jones

A versatile defensive player who can play along the back line and in midfield. Jones was handed his first team debut by Blackburn Rovers in 2009, and moved to Manchester United in 2011. He has won the Premier League title and made his first appearance for England in 2011.

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Fabio Capello's Last 7 England Debutants: Where Are They Now?

Daniel Sturridge of Trabzonspor in action during the UEFA Europa League group C match between Getafe CF and Trabzonspor at Coliseum Alfonso Perez on September 19, 2019 in Getafe, Spain.

Almost eight years on from Fabio Capello’s final game in charge of the England national team, the Italian has taken a fair bit of flack in recent weeks. A former Champions League winner who won league titles with AC Milan, Real Madrid and Roma, as well as a couple of titles that were later revoked at Juventus, Capello arrived in England with real pedigree and brought genuine excitement.

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Daniel Sturridge of Trabzonspor in action during the UEFA Europa League group C match between Getafe CF and Trabzonspor at Coliseum Alfonso Perez on September 19, 2019 in Getafe, Spain.

Fabio Capello's Last 7 England Debutants: Where Are They Now?

Almost eight years on from Fabio Capello’s final game in charge of the England national team, the Italian has taken a fair bit of flack in recent weeks. A former Champions League winner who won league titles with AC Milan, Real Madrid and Roma, as well as a couple of titles that were later revoked at Juventus, Capello arrived in England with real pedigree and brought genuine excitement.

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Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City and Phil Jones of Manchester United battle for possession during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford on...

Injury-free Phil Jones back on form to impress cautious José Mourinho

Phil Jones’s career has contained more than its fair share of caveats so it was reasonable enough for José Mourinho, invited to dwell on the significance of his centre-back to a third consecutive clean sheet, to add another. A defensive Leicester side had not set the most rigorous of examinations but the more relevant note of caution was a familiar one.