Tony Hibbert

Tony Hibbert

Football player infobox
playername = Tony Hibbert

fullname = Anthony James Hibbert
dateofbirth = birth date and age|1981|2|20|df=y
height = height|ft=5|in=8
cityofbirth = Huyton,
countryofbirth = England
currentclub = Everton
clubnumber = 2
position = Right back
youthyears =
youthclubs =
years = 2000–
clubs = Everton
caps(goals) = 165 (0)
nationalyears =
nationalteam =
nationalcaps(goals) =
pcupdate = 09:38, 28 September 2008 (UTC)
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Anthony James "Tony" Hibbert (born 20 February 1981 in Huyton, Liverpool, Merseyside is an English footballer who plays as a defender for Everton.


Hibbert was born in Merseyside and brought up in Huyton. He was a member of the Everton youth team that won the FA Youth Cup in 1998, and made his first team debut for the club in their 2–0 win against West Ham United in 2001. Originally a midfielder, Hibbert has adapted his game and is now a regular at right back. In July 2005 he signed a four-year deal with his hometown club. The ACTIM index rated him the best English right back in the 2004–05 season, [cite web
url= |title=Trio make hit list |author=Scott McLeod |publisher=Everton F.C. |date=2005-05-25 |accessdate=2007-12-19
] but he has yet to receive an England call up.

He missed the end of the 2005–06 season with a hernia problem and his preparations for the 2006–07 season were hampered after he was infected by cryptosporidium parasite, an illness contracted through infected water or food. [cite news
url= |title=Everton defender has rare illness |publisher=BBC Sport |date=2006-08-11 |accessdate=2006-08-18
] Hibbert's 2006–07 season was seriously disrupted by injury. He has played regularly in 2007–08.


Tony suffered from Pognophobia until he was 18. This is a fear of beards and facial hair. This disorder meant that he had limited contact with his Mother until his early 20's.

External links

* [ Tony Hibbert's Official Website]
*soccerbase|id=24536|name=Tony Hibbert

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