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Lee Nicholls





Nicholls signed a scholarship with Wigan Athletic in 2009. In 2010, he was named in the England U19 squad that reached the semi-finals of the UEFA European Under-19 Championships, but did not make an appearance in the tournament. He made his debut for the team in February 2011 in a 1–0 defeat against Germany. After a series of impressive performances for the Wigan Athletic reserve team, he appeared for the first-team as a substitute for the first time on 2 January 2010 in a 4–1 FA Cup third round victory over Hull City. Later that month, he signed a two and a half-year professional contract with the club, which he then extended in January 2012. In between loan spells, Nicholls made his league debut on October 27th 2013 in a goalless draw away to Charlton Athletic. Following the expiry of his contract with Wigan in August 2016, Nicholls joined MK Dons, signing a two-year deal. In his first season for the club, Nicholls' made a total of sixteen appearances in all competitions, achieving two clean sheets. In May 2021, Nicholls signed for Huddersfield Town on a two-year deal and went on to have a successful debut season, achieving 19 clean sheets and playing a huge role in them reaching the 2022 Championship play-off Final. He was later named in both the EFL Championship Team of the Season and Professional Footballers' Association Team of the Year.

  • Full NameLee Anthony Nicholls
  • Date of Birth05/10/1992
  • Height1.96m
  • CitizenshipEngland
  • FootRight
  • ClubHuddersfield Town
  • Joined OGAugust 2021
  • LeagueEFL Championship
  • Previous ClubsWigan Athletic,
    Hartlepool United (loan),
    Shrewsbury Town (loan),
    Sheffield Wednesday (loan),
    Accrington Stanley (loan),
    Northampton Town (loan),
    Bristol Rovers (loan),
    Milton Keynes Dons
  • Market Value (est)£900k
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