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 281 articles about Eric Bailly. Articles 1 to 40:
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
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring the third during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Result: Romelu Lukaku scores as Manchester United pile more misery on Everton
Romelu Lukaku scores one and creates another against his former club as Manchester United thrash Everton 4-0 at Old Trafford.
Sep 17, 17:56
Ronald Koeman chats to Wayne Rooney during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney starts against Manchester United
Wayne Rooney starts for Everton as they visit his former side Manchester United.
Sep 17, 15:04
A dejected Wayne Rooney during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Everton as Wayne Rooney and Romelu Lukaku both face their former clubs at Old Trafford.
Sep 15, 15:10
Victor Lindelof during the international friendly between Sweden and Czech Republic at Friends Arena on March 29, 2016
Victor Lindelof satisfied with Manchester United home debut
Victor Lindelof is pleased with his first home game for Manchester United after finally making his Old Trafford debut on Tuesday in the 3-0 win over Basel.
Sep 13, 21:16
Jose Mourinho winks during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho confirms two Manchester United players to start against Everton
Jose Mourinho suggests that Phil Jones and Eric Bailly could return to the Manchester United starting XI to face Everton this weekend.
Sep 13, 12:19
Romelu Lukaku bags the second during the Champions League game between Manchester United and Basel on September 12, 2017
Result: Manchester United start Champions League campaign with a win
Manchester United open their 2017-18 Champions League Group A campaign with a 3-0 win over Swiss champions Basel at Old Trafford.
Sep 12, 21:36
Anthony Martial celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Team News: Anthony Martial, Romelu Lukaku up front for Manchester United
Anthony Martial and Romelu Lukaku start up front as Manchester United welcome Basel in the Champions League.
Sep 12, 18:39
Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: 'I have no concerns over Victor Lindelof'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists that he has no concerns over giving a debut to Victor Lindelof in the Champions League clash with Basel.
Sep 11, 16:22
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City on August 26, 2017
Team News: Marcus Rashford starts for Manchester United
Marcus Rashford starts for Manchester United as they visit Stoke City.
Sep 9, 16:33
Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Gary Neville hails "outstanding" Jose Mourinho transfer business
Gary Neville says that Jose Mourinho "will be satisfied" with Manchester United's transfer activity, despite missing out on Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic.
Sep 1, 14:47
Victor Lindelof during the international friendly between Sweden and Czech Republic at Friends Arena on March 29, 2016
Victor Lindelof: 'It has been tough start to Manchester United career'
Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof admits that he has found life "tough" at the club so far, having been made to wait for his competitive debut.
Aug 30, 11:23
Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Jose Mourinho confirms next Victor Lindelof start
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho confirms that Victor Lindelof will make his next start for the Red Devils in the Champions League clash with Basel.
Aug 28, 09:40
Anthony Martial celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Team News: Anthony Martial starts for Manchester United
Anthony Martial starts up front alongside Romelu Lukaku as Manchester United welcome Leicester City.
Aug 26, 16:33
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Jose Mourinho hails Manchester United's "class, calm and consistency"
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho lauds his side's "class, calm and consistency" following the club's 4-0 away win over Swansea City in the Premier League.
Aug 19, 14:56
Daley Blind mounts Romelu Lukaku during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Result: Late rally sees Manchester United hit four past Swansea City
Manchester United record a 4-0 win for the second game in succession as they thrash Swansea City in their Premier League fixture at the Liberty Stadium.
Aug 19, 14:22
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Live Commentary: Swansea City 0-4 Manchester United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Manchester United's 4-0 win over Swansea City in the Premier League.
Aug 19, 11:30
Victor Lindelof during the international friendly between Sweden and Czech Republic at Friends Arena on March 29, 2016
Jose Mourinho: 'Victor Lindelof needs time to adapt'
Jose Mourinho says that he will give Victor Lindelof time to establish himself at Manchester United after his omission from the matchday squad against West Ham United.
Aug 14, 13:00
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Nemanja Matic makes debut in Manchester United win
Manchester United end their preparations for the new campaign with a 2-1 victory over Italian outfit Sampdoria at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
Aug 2, 21:38
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho before his side's Premier League match with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Manchester United hit with UEFA anti-doping charge
Manchester United are charged with breaching UEFA's anti-doping regulations, and subsequently fined £9,000 following the 2017 Europa League final.
Jul 31, 14:40
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Eric Bailly: 'I have improved at Manchester United'
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly believes that he has improved tactically and physically during his debut campaign with the club.
Jul 28, 14:37
Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez celebrate a rare goal during the Champions League game between Arsenal and Barcelona on February 22, 2016
Result: Neymar nets as Barcelona beat Manchester United
Neymar scores the only goal of the match as Barcelona beat Manchester United in the International Champions Cup at the FedEx Field on Wednesday night.
Jul 27, 02:27
Manchester United's Eric Bailly and Celta Vigo's Facundo Roncaglia come to blows before being sent off in the Europa League semi-final on May 11, 2017
Jose Mourinho slams "very harsh" Eric Bailly ban
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho claims that the three-match ban imposed on defender Eric Bailly for his Europa League semi-final red card is "very harsh".
Jul 25, 19:48
Eric Bailly in action for Manchester United on August 15, 2016
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly handed three-match ban by UEFA
UEFA hands a three-match ban to Manchester United's Eric Bailly after his dismissal in the Europa League semi-final against Celta Vigo.
Jul 24, 16:26
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Result: Romelu Lukaku nets as 10-man Manchester United beat Real Salt Lake
Manchester United register their second win of their American tour as Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Romelu Lukaku net during a 2-1 victory over Real Salt Lake.
Jul 18, 04:55
Manchester United's Chris Smalling in action against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Report: Jose Mourinho to axe Chris Smalling
A report claims that Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho will sell England centre-back Chris Smalling ahead of the 2017-18 campaign.
Jul 14, 13:53
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
How did shirt sponsors impact transfers in 2016-17?
Football clubs around the world are spending record amounts of money on transfers, but to what extent do shirt sponsors help managers when it comes to making new signings?
Jul 14, 10:14
Chris Smalling of Manchester United gives instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
West Bromwich Albion 'want Chris Smalling, Phil Jones'
West Bromwich Albion are reportedly planning a shock double swoop for Manchester United defenders Chris Smalling and Phil Jones.
Jul 12, 09:33
Manchester United's Chris Smalling in action against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Chris Smalling to hold talks with Manchester United?
Defender Chris Smalling will reportedly hold talks with Manchester United as he looks for clarification over his future at Old Trafford.
Jul 5, 09:41
Manchester United's Chris Smalling in action against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Report: Tottenham Hotspur want Chris Smalling
A report claims that Tottenham Hotspur could move for Manchester United centre-back Chris Smalling in this summer's transfer window.
Jun 18, 09:53



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2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163