Tim Howard

Short bio: 

Timothy Matthew "Tim" Howard (born March 6, 1979) is an American soccer player who plays as a goalkeeper for English club Everton and the United States national team.

Howard started his career with the North Jersey Imperials before making a move to the MetroStars. His appearances soon attracted the attention of Manchester United, who signed him in 2003. He enjoyed relative success with them as they won the 2003 FA Community Shield, the 2003–04 FA Cup and the 2005–06 League Cup. However, after United signed Edwin van der Sar, Howard went out on loan to Everton to play more first-team football and eventually signed permanently with them in February 2007. On January 4, 2012, Howard scored a goal, his first as a professional, against Bolton Wanderers. This made him only the fourth goalkeeper to score a goal in a Premier League match.

Howard first represented the United States national team in 2002 and was an unused substitute for the 2006 World Cup. He later established himself as first-choice and started all of the United States' games at the 2010 World Cup as they reached the Round of 16.

He has a reputation for playing through pain. In September 2007 he accepted a call-up from the United States for a friendly against Brazil, and after an hour of the game his finger was dislocated in a collision. In March 2013, during an FA Cup game against Oldham Athletic he broke two bones in his back. In both incidents, he continued playing until the final whistle.

Although the United States team was eliminated by Belgium during the 2014 World Cup, Howard set a new World Cup record for number of saves in that game. Fans re-wrote Wikipedia declaring Tim Howard as the Secretary of Defense for the United States.

Championships: 

2003-2004 FA Cup with Manchester United

Twitter: 
@TimHowardGK
Contact:Mailing: 

Tim Howard
Everton FC
Goodison Park
Liverpool, L4 4EL
UK

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hi howard how are you?I m fine.Everton is good team in UK.I am Bursaspor you maybe hear is 2010 UEFA Chsmpions League and the year in UEL qualfication .We are champion 2009/10 season in Turkish Super League.Follow me instagram and my account is @arda.ilhan16 love in Bursa

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