- Jason Euell
Football player infobox
playername = Jason Euell
fullname = Jason Joseph Euell
dateofbirth = birth date and age|1977|2|6|df=y
height = height|ft=5|in=11
currentclub = Southampton
clubnumber = 15
years = 1996–2001 2001–2006 2006–2007 2007–
clubs = Wimbledon Charlton Athletic Middlesbrough Southampton
caps(goals) = 141 (41)
017 0(0) 038 0(3)
nationalteam = England U21
nationalcaps(goals) = 004 0(0)
pcupdate = 08:55, 05 May 2008 (UTC)
ntupdate = September 17 2006
Jason Joseph Euell (born
February 6, 1977in Lambeth, London) is a Jamaican-English football player. He currently plays for Southampton in the English Championship as a midfield player having previously been a forward. Euell has been capped once for Jamaica.
Euell rose through the ranks at the Wimbledon youth academy to establish himself as a first team player in 1997. He spent one season with Wimbledon in the Football League Division One after they were relegated from the
FA Premier Leaguein 2000. However in 2001, Charlton Athletic signed him for £4.75 million, bringing him back to the premiership.
Euell was capped once for the
Jamaica national football team, but was capped for the England U-20 team at 1997 FIFA World Youth Championship.
Jason has been a role model for many youngsters who share his problem of being deaf. Although he is only deaf in his left ear, he has not let this disability stand in his way, he has been an ambassador for the National Deaf Awareness in Sport Alliance for the past 7 years, attending various functions and fund raising events.
He joined Middlesbrough in August 2006 for £300,000. Upon joining Middlesbrough he declared "I'm over the moon". Euell played his first game in a Boro shirt away at Arsenal on
September 9, 2006. The game finished 1-1, with Euell setting up James Morrision to give Middlesbrough a 1-0 lead before Thierry Henryequalized.
31 August 2007it was announced that Jason had moved to Southampton on a free transfer following the cancellation of his Middlesbrough contract. [citeweb|url=http://www.mfc.premiumtv.co.uk/page/News/NewsDetail/0,,1~1103234,00.html|title=Jason becomes a Saint|date=31 August 2007|publisher=Middlesbrough FC] [cite news|date= 2007-08-31|url=http://www.saintsfc.co.uk/news/?page_id=8932|title= Deadline day swoop|publisher=www.saintsfc.co.uk|accessdate=2007-08-31]
* [http://www.saintsfc.co.uk/team/?page_id=6587&player_id=118 Jason Euell player profile] at saintsfc.co.uk
* [http://www.icons.com/euell/ Jason Euell Official Website] at
* [http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/shared/bsp/hi/football/statistics/players/e/euell_25258.stm Jason Euell profile] at BBC
* [http://home.skysports.com/list.aspx?hlid=413681&CPID=8&clid=25&lid=&title=Euell+'over+the+moon' Euell Expresses Delight Over Boro Switch]
* [http://home.skysports.com/list.aspx?hlid=413405&CPID=8&clid=25&lid=&title=Euell+ties+up+Boro+move Euell Makes Boro Switch]
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