Aaron Cresswell (Defender)
15th Dec 1989 (Liverpool, England)Signed:
3rd Jul 2014 (£4,000,000)Contract:
4 years (signed October 2019)Previous Club:
Ipswich TownKUMB Awards:
Player of the Year 2014/15; Best Signing 2014/15.
The Liverpool-born defender began his career with Tranmere for whom he made 80 appearances before joining Ipswich three years ago.
Widely hailed as the best defender in the Championship in the 2013/14 season, Cresswell played 138 times for the Tractor Boys before completing his move to the Boleyn Ground in July 2014.
Cresswell becomes Sam Allardyce's third signing of the summer following the arrival of Cheikhou Kouyate and Mauro Zarate. He made his first team debut in August 2014, in a 1-0 defeat against Tottenham.