Date: 10th August 2015 at 2:43pm
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A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know those within the Manchester United camp.

A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know those within the Manchester United camp.

Name – Philip Anthony Jones

Date of Birth – 21st February 1992

Place of Birth – Preston, England

Position
Defender
Defensive midfielder

Height – 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)

Youth Career
2002-2009 – Blackburn Rovers

Senior Career
2009-2011 – Blackburn Rovers
2011+ Manchester United

International Career
2009-2010 – England U19
2010-2011- England U21
2011+ England

Interesting Facts

1 – Jones transferred to Manchester United from Blackburn Rovers for an undisclosed fee, although it was rumoured to be at least £16.5 million.

2 – Jones made his debut for United in a pre-season match against Chicago Fire, with United winning 3-1.

3 – On 1st July 2015, Jones signed a new four-year contract with United.

4 – Jones made his international debut in a game against Turkey in 2009. England defeated Turkey 3-1.

5 – In 2013, Sir Alex Ferguson argued that Jones could be one of the greatest players that has been featured in the Manchester United squad.