Eric Bailly

Born: April 12, 1994 (age 23)

Height: 6'1.5" (187cm)

Hometown: Bingerville, Ivory Coast
Nationality: Cote D'Ivoire flag Ivorian

Position: Centre-back
Team: Manchester United (no. 3)
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Career History
Youth2011-2014Espanyol
Senior2014-2015Espanyol
2015-2016Villarreal
2016-Manchester United
International2015-Ivory Coast
Sports Mole has 310 articles about Eric Bailly. Articles 1 to 40:
Eric Bailly, Wilfred Ndidi and Jamie Vardy in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City on August 26, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'Eric Bailly may require surgery on ankle'
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly is facing the prospect of a long-term layoff as the ankle injury sustained on international duty last month may require surgery.
10:10
A bandaged Marcos Rojo during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Manchester City on December 10, 2017
Marcos Rojo doubtful but Phil Jones fit for Manchester United
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is unsure whether Marcos Rojo will be fit for Wednesday's Premier League clash against Bournemouth, but has passed Phil Jones fit.
Dec 12, 16:51
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Report: Eric Bailly set for longer spell on sidelines after aggravating groin injury
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will miss the next six to eight weeks after aggravating a groin injury, according to a report.
Dec 10, 09:09
Jose Mourinho applauds during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United on November 18, 2017
Jose Mourinho ready for "special" Manchester City match
Jose Mourinho hopes for a "beautiful" meeting between Manchester United and Manchester City this weekend, as first takes on second in the Premier League.
Dec 8, 15:06
Eric Bailly, Wilfred Ndidi and Jamie Vardy in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City on August 26, 2017
Eric Bailly out, Phil Jones back for Manchester City match
Eric Bailly remains absent for Manchester United's meeting with Manchester City, but Phil Jones, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Nemanja Matic are all deemed fit.
Dec 8, 14:25
Jose Mourinho applauds during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United on November 18, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Manchester City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of the derby showdown between Manchester United and Manchester City.
Dec 8, 14:15
Sergio Aguero watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and West Ham United on December 3, 2017
Combined XI: Manchester United vs. Manchester City
As part of the build-up to Sunday's Manchester derby at Old Trafford, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the squads of Manchester United and Manchester City.
Dec 8, 12:37
David Silva in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Jose Mourinho aims dig at Pep Guardiola over David Silva fitness
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accuses Manchester City counterpart Pep Guardiola of playing mind games over the fitness of David Silva.
Dec 6, 10:00
Arsene Wenger and Joe Mourinho shake hands during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on May 7, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Saturday evenings's Premier League meeting between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium.
Nov 30, 19:01
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil pictured together on November 27, 2016
Combined XI: Arsenal vs. Manchester United
Ahead of Saturday's Premier League showdown between Arsenal and Manchester United, Sports Mole selects a strongest combined XI of the two squads.
Nov 30, 12:45
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Jose Mourinho in talks with Raphael Varane over Manchester United move
Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane is considering a potential move to Manchester United following talks with Jose Mourinho, according to reports.
Nov 26, 09:35
Zlatan Ibrahimovic gives the thumbs-up ahead of the Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United on November 18, 2017
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: 'Pogba, Ibrahimovic won't play full game'
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho suggests that neither Paul Pogba nor Zlatan Ibrahimovic will not play 90 minutes against Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday.
Nov 24, 11:44
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Manchester United and Brighton & Hove Albion at Old Trafford.
Nov 23, 12:05
Victor Lindelof in action during the Champions League game between Manchester United and Basel on September 12, 2017
Victor Lindelof to be granted new Manchester United role?
Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof could reportedly be given a new role in midfield as manager Jose Mourinho looks to fit the Swede into his team.
Nov 21, 17:27
Jose Mourinho applauds during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United on November 18, 2017
Jose Mourinho 'eyes four new Manchester United signings'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly eager to add four new faces to his squad next summer, including Gareth Bale and Antoine Griezmann.
Nov 20, 13:18
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Team News: Paul Pogba starts, Zlatan Ibrahimovic on bench
Paul Pogba starts and Zlatan Ibrahimovic is on the Manchester United bench against Newcastle United.
Nov 18, 16:32
Samuel Umtiti in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Manchester United 'planning Samuel Umtiti swoop'
Manchester United reportedly turn their interest to Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti after giving up hope of signing Raphael Varane from Real Madrid.
Nov 8, 19:49
Antonio Conte cuts a frustrated figure during the Champions League group game between Roma and Chelsea on October 31, 2017
Team News: David Luiz dropped by Chelsea for Manchester United visit
Chelsea defender David Luiz has been dropped by manager Antonio Conte as Manchester United travel to Stamford Bridge.
Nov 5, 15:34
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Combined XI: Chelsea vs. Manchester United
Ahead of Sunday's Premier League showdown between Chelsea and Manchester United, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the two squads.
Nov 3, 10:12
Nemanja Matic opens the scoring during the Champions League group game between Manchester United and Benfica on October 31, 2017
Result: Manchester United go four from four by beating Benfica in Champions League
Manchester United continue their 100% record in Champions League Group A and move to the brink of last-16 qualification with a 2-0 win over Benfica at Old Trafford.
Oct 31, 21:40
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Eric Bailly: 'Home form helpful for Manchester United ahead of Benfica clash'
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly backs his side's home form to help the Red Devils beat Benfica in Group A of the Champions League on Tuesday.
Oct 30, 16:29
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Manchester United's Eric Bailly: 'I'm fortunate to play with Romelu Lukaku'
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly says that he is "fortunate" to play alongside striker Romelu Lukaku.
Oct 30, 15:01
Marcus Rashford celebrates with teammates during the Champions League group game between Benfica and Manchester United on October 18, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Benfica
Sports Mole previews Manchester United's Champions League clash with Benfica at Old Trafford including predicted lineups, team news and a form guide.
Oct 30, 10:40
Jose Mourinho gives instructions to Anthony Martial during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur on October 28, 2017
Eric Bailly pays tribute to Anthony Martial
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly hails Anthony Martial after the Frenchman came off the bench to score the winner in Saturday's clash with Tottenham Hotspur.
Oct 30, 09:26
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur make three changes apiece
Jose Mourinho makes three changes to his Manchester United side for the Premier League visit of Tottenham Hotspur, while the visitors also bring in three new faces.
Oct 28, 11:34
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho waiting on fitness of Eric Bailly
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho suggests that he will give Eric Bailly as much time as possible to prove his fitness for the game with Tottenham Hotspur.
Oct 27, 17:28
Jose Mourinho shouts during the Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and Manchester United on October 21, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash at Old Trafford between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur.
Oct 26, 17:31
Manchester United's Eric Bailly during the Premier League match against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Eric Bailly trains with Manchester United ahead of Tottenham Hotspur game
Manchester United could have Eric Bailly available for Saturday's Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur after the defender is pictured in training.
Oct 26, 11:17
Jose Mourinho gesticulates during the Champions League group game between Benfica and Manchester United on October 18, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'Paul Pogba comeback beyond my control'
Jose Mourinho insists that he has no control over Paul Pogba's return from injury and urges the press to ask Manchester United club doctor Steve McNally instead.
Oct 21, 11:27
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on during his side's EFL Cup final with Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Preview: Benfica vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Wednesday evening's Champions League group-stage tie between Benfica and Manchester United at the Estadio da Luz.
Oct 16, 15:24
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Combined XI: Liverpool vs. Manchester United
Ahead of Saturday's Premier League showdown between Liverpool and Manchester United, Sports Mole assembles a combined XI from the two teams.
Oct 13, 09:39
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho and Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League clash at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Preview: Liverpool vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Saturday's crunch match between fierce rivals Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield.
Oct 12, 17:46
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Eric Bailly: 'I must fight for Manchester United spot'
Defender Eric Bailly says that no-one is automatically entitled to a starting place at Manchester United.
Oct 6, 17:24
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata wheels away in celebration after opening the scoring during the Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on September 30, 2017
Result: Manchester United beat Crystal Palace to go clear at summit
Manchester United move three points clear at the top of the Premier League courtesy of a 4-0 win over Crystal Palace at Old Trafford.
Sep 30, 16:52
Manchester United's Chris Smalling in action against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Team News: Chris Smalling in for Eric Bailly
Chris Smalling comes back into the fold as Manchester United welcome Crystal Palace.
Sep 30, 14:04
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera in action during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017
Team News: Ander Herrera starts for Manchester United
Ander Herrera starts for Manchester United in their Champions League trip to CSKA Moscow.
Sep 27, 18:34
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Manchester United star Eric Bailly "mentally ready" for Champions League debut
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly says that he is "mentally ready" to make his Champions League debut in this evening's clash against CSKA Moscow in Russia.
Sep 27, 09:59
Jose Mourinho winks during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Team News: Manchester United unchanged against Southampton
Jose Mourinho names an unchanged Manchester United side for the trip to Southampton.
Sep 23, 14:04
A general shot of St Mary's Stadium prior to Southampton's Premier League clash with Chelsea on October 30, 2016
Preview: Southampton vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium.
Sep 21, 15:14
Jose Mourinho winks during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'I will take EFL Cup clash with Burton Albion seriously'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho promises to take the EFL Cup match against Burton Albion seriously.
Sep 19, 22:52



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City17161052114149
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd17122337112638
3Chelsea17112431141735
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs1794430141631
5Liverpool1787234201431
6Burnley179441612431
7Arsenal1793530201030
8Leicester CityLeicester177552723426
9Watford176472629-322
10Everton176472129-822
11Southampton174671723-618
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield175391229-1718
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton174581423-917
14Bournemouth174491520-516
15Stoke CityStoke174491936-1716
16Newcastle UnitedNewcastle1743101626-1015
17West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom172871222-1014
18Crystal Palace173591228-1614
19West Ham UnitedWest Ham173591432-1814
20Swansea CitySwansea173311922-1312
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