Daley Blind

Born: March 9, 1990 (age 26)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Midfielder
Team: Manchester United (no. 17)
Daley Blind of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Career History
Senior2014-Manchester United
International2013-2014Netherlands
Sports Mole has 408 articles about Daley Blind. Articles 1 to 40:
Daley Blind and John Obi Mikel in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on February 7, 2016
Daley Blind gets Wayne Rooney's Player of the Year vote
Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney says that his vote for the Players' Player of the Year award went to centre-back Daley Blind and not favourite David de Gea.
May 2, 20:35
Marcus Rashford is congratulated by Juan Mata after scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Aston Villa on April 16, 2016
Result: Marcus Rashford goal seals relegation for Aston Villa
Aston Villa are relegated from the Premier League for the first time courtesy of a 1-0 defeat to Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Apr 16, 16:53
Chris Smalling and Bojan Krkic in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Stoke on February 2, 2016
Manchester United's Chris Smalling enjoying Daley Blind partnership
Manchester United's Chris Smalling believes that his defensive partnership with Daley Blind is bringing the best out of both players.
Apr 6, 10:07
Anthony Martial celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Everton on April 3, 2016
Result: Manchester United move to within point of fourth position
Manchester United move to within one point of the top four in the Premier League table with a 1-0 win over Everton at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Apr 3, 17:52
Louis van Gaal smiles during a Manchester United training session on March 9, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League match between Manchester United and Everton at Old Trafford.
Apr 1, 17:45
England players complain to the referee during the international friendly against Netherlands on March 29, 2016
Result: England lose at home to Netherlands
England lose at Wembley for the first time since November 2013 as Netherlands come from behind to beat the Three Lions 2-1.
Mar 29, 21:56
Danny Drinkwater during an England training session on March 22, 2016
Team News: Danny Drinkwater handed England debut
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater is handed his England debut for the friendly against Netherlands at Wembley.
Mar 29, 18:48
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Netherlands' Jasper Cillessen out of England friendly
A broken nose rules goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen out of Holland's international friendly at Wembley against England.
Mar 27, 16:23
Daley Blind of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Manchester United's Daley Blind suffers ankle injury
Manchester United centre-back Daley Blind picks up an ankle injury during a training session with Holland.
Mar 27, 15:33
Daryl Janmaat of Newcastle United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Watford at St James' Park on September 19, 2015
Daley Blind: 'Daryl Janmaat anxious over Newcastle United relegation prospect'
Daley Blind reveals that Newcastle defender Daryl Janmaat wanted to use the international break as a shop window in case the Magpies are relegated.
Mar 24, 19:32
Marcus Rashford celebrates with teammates during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Arsenal on February 28, 2016
Gary Pallister calls for Manchester United 'heroes'
Manchester United are in need of 'one or more heroes' against Liverpool in the Europa League on Thursday, according to former Red Devils defender Gary Pallister.
Mar 17, 15:04
Ander Herrera celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Arsenal on February 28, 2016
Ander Herrera, Daley Blind not in Manchester United squad
Ander Herrera and Daley Blind will both miss Manchester United's Europa League clash with Liverpool on Thursday night.
Mar 17, 13:18
Anthony Martial of Manchester United battles for the ball with Jose Holebas of Watford on March 2, 2016
Result: Manchester United make ground on top four
A late goal from captain Juan Mata earns Manchester United three vital points in their battle for the top four.
Mar 2, 21:52
Memphis Depay in action during the Europa League game between Manchester United and FC Midtjylland on February 25, 2016
Daley Blind praises Memphis Depay's recent form for Manchester United
Manchester United winger Memphis Depay is starting to show some consistent form, according to his teammate Daley Blind.
Mar 2, 10:55
Former Manchester United and England national team's captain Bryan Robson is presented to the crowd before a English Premier League football match on August 22, 2011
Bryan Robson: 'Manchester United's experienced players deserve credit'
Bryan Robson highlights the positive contribution made by Manchester United's experienced squad members following the team's recent run of positive form.
Feb 29, 22:15
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the Europa League game between Manchester United and FC Midtjylland on February 25, 2016
Daley Blind hails Manchester United youngsters
Manchester United's Daley Blind hails the club's youngsters following the 5-1 win over Midtjylland, reserving special praise for Marcus Rashford and Memphis Depay.
Feb 25, 22:32
A general view of Old Trafford is seen prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on April 4, 2015
Team News: Joe Riley makes full Manchester United debut
Youngster Joe Riley makes his first start for Manchester United during the Europa League clash with FC Midtjylland.
Feb 25, 19:01
Juan Mata scores from a free kick during the FA Cup game between Shrewsbury Town and Manchester United on February 22, 2016
Result: Manchester United ease into last eight of FA Cup
Manchester United ease into the quarter-finals of the FA Cup courtesy of a 3-0 win at League One side Shrewsbury Town on Monday night.
Feb 22, 21:36
Disgruntled ferret Louis van Gaal looks on during the Europa League game between FC Midtjylland and Manchester United on February 18, 2016
Team News: Louis van Gaal makes three changes to United team for Shrewsbury FA Cup tie
Louis van Gaal makes three changes to his Manchester United team for tonight's FA Cup fifth-round tie against Shrewsbury Town.
Feb 22, 18:50
Jesse Lingard of Manchester United and Rilwan Hassan of FC Midtjylland compete for the ball on February 18, 2016
Result: Manchester United lose to FC Midtjylland in Denmark
FC Midtjylland record a 2-1 win over an inexperienced Manchester United team in the first leg of their last-32 clash in the Europa League.
Feb 18, 19:52
Wahbi Khazri channels Gareth Bale after scoring during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Manchester United on February 13, 2016
Result: Sunderland pile more misery on Louis van Gaal's Manchester United
Sunderland give their hopes of avoiding relegation a huge boost by defeating Manchester United 2-1 for their first win in five games.
Feb 13, 14:38
Diego Costa celebrates his late equaliser during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on February 7, 2016
Result: Late Diego Costa strike denies Manchester United victory at Stamford Bridge
Diego Costa nets in injury time as Chelsea make it 11 games unbeaten under Guus Hiddink and deny Manchester United victory at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 7, 17:53
Juan Mata of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on November 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Juan Mata: "We did our job"
Juan Mata praises his Manchester United teammates after their FA Cup victory over Championship side Derby County.
Jan 29, 22:12
Wayne Rooney celebrates after scoring in the FA Cup fourth-round match between Derby County and Manchester United at iPro Stadium on January 29, 2016
Result: Manchester United advance into round five of FA Cup
Under-fire boss Louis van Gaal leads his Manchester United team into the fifth round of the FA Cup courtesy of a 3-1 win at Championship side Derby County.
Jan 29, 21:45
Wayne Rooney celebrates after scoring in the FA Cup fourth-round match between Derby County and Manchester United at iPro Stadium on January 29, 2016
Live Commentary: Derby County 1-3 Manchester United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the FA Cup fourth-round match between Derby County and Manchester United at the iPro Stadium.
Jan 29, 18:58
Louis van Gaal watches on during the game between Manchester United and Chelsea on December 28, 2015
Preview: Derby County vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Friday night's FA Cup tie between Derby County and Manchester United at the iPro Stadium.
Jan 28, 15:32
Manchester United's French striker Anthony Martial (c) reacts after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B second-leg football match VfL Wolfsburg vs Manchester United in Wolfsburg, central Germany, on December 8, 2015.
Anthony Martial's potential excites Daley Blind
Anthony Martial is on the way to becoming a "really great striker", according to his Manchester United teammate Daley Blind.
Jan 26, 20:13
Charlie Austin celebrates after scoring the winner for Southampton at Old Trafford on January 23, 2016
Result: Debutant Charlie Austin scores Southampton winner at Manchester United
Charlie Austin scores a late winner less than 10 minutes after coming on for his Southampton debut as the Saints stun Manchester United in the Premier League.
Jan 23, 16:53
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Premier League match against Manchester United at St James' Park on January 12, 2016
Result: Six-goal thriller at St James' Park
A last-minute strike from Paul Dummett earns Newcastle United a 3-3 draw from their home clash with Manchester United.
Jan 12, 21:38
Louis van Gaal looking like he's having a right old mare during the FA Cup game between Manchester United and Sheffield United on January 9, 2016
Result: Manchester United labour past Sheffield United into FA Cup fourth round
Manchester United sneak past Sheffield United into the fourth round of the FA Cup courtesy of a stoppage-time penalty from Wayne Rooney.
Jan 9, 19:28
Wolfsburg's Swiss defender Ricardo Rodriguez (R) and CSKA Moscow's Serbian midfielder Zoran Tosic vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League group B first leg football match between VfL Wolfsburg and CSKA Moscow in Wolfsburg on September 15, 2015
Manchester United prepare £30m for Swiss defender Ricardo Rodriguez?
Manchester United are reportedly plotting a £30m move for Wolfsburg's Swiss left-back Ricardo Rodriguez.
Jan 9, 12:31
Louis van Gaal Manager of Manchester United reacts after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford on December 5, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Match Analysis: Manchester United 0-0 West Ham United
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at the goalless draw between Manchester United and West Ham United in the Premier League.
Dec 5, 18:09
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Watford at The King Power Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Leicester, England.
Rio Ferdinand: 'Jamie Vardy should target Daley Blind'
Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand believes that Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri should instruct Jamie Vardy to target Daley Blind when the sides meet on Saturday.
Nov 28, 14:33
A general view of the stadium prior to kickoff during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. PSV Eindhoven
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League Group B match between Manchester United and PSV Eindhoven.
Nov 23, 15:18
Manchester United's Dutch manager Louis van Gaal looks on during a UEFA Chamions league group stage football match between CSKA Moscow and Manchester United at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on November 3, 2015
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal hints at left-back arrival
Louis van Gaal admits that he may need to add a left-back to his Manchester United squad to cover the absence of the injured Luke Shaw.
Nov 22, 12:42
Memphis Depay of Manchester United scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Manchester United at Vicarage Road on November 21, 2015
Half-Time Report: Memphis Depay volleys Manchester United ahead at Watford
Memphis Depay volleys Manchester United ahead at Watford as the Red Devils look to take top spot in the Premier League from Manchester City.
Nov 21, 13:32
Netherlands' midfielder Arjen Robben (L) celebrates with Netherlands' midfielder Daley Blind (R) after scoring Netherlands' second goal during the international friendly football match between Wales and Netherlands at Cardiff City Stadium in south Wales o
Euro 2016 missing men XI
Sports Mole selects a best XI of the footballers that will not be playing at next summer's European Championships in France.
Nov 19, 12:24
Tom Lawrence the manager of Leicester City during the pre season friendly match between Mansfield Town and Leicester City at the One Call Stadium on July 25, 2015
Team News: Tom Lawrence makes first Wales start, Arjen Robben returns for Netherlands
Blackburn Rovers forward Tom Lawrence will make his first start for Wales in his side's international friendly against the Netherlands at Cardiff City Stadium.
Nov 13, 19:12
Chris Coleman the Wales manager waves to the crowd during the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying match between Wales and Belgium at the Cardiff City Stadium on June 12, 2015
Preview: Wales vs. Netherlands
Sports Mole previews this Friday's international friendly between Wales and the Netherlands in Cardiff.
Nov 10, 15:50
Daley Blind of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Daley Blind: Manchester United had to be "patient"
Manchester United midfielder Daley Blind says that the side had to be "patient" to clinch a 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League.
Nov 7, 17:34
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516