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September 26, 1989
Ciaran Clark (born 26 September 1989) is a professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Newcastle United. Clark is naturally a central defender, but is also able to operate as a central midfielder and at left-back.
Clark captained England at under-18, under-19 and under-20 level, but in October 2010 declared his ambition to play for the Republic of Ireland, the country of his parents' birth. He was called up to the national team a month later for the friendly match against Norway, and made his full debut against Wales on 8 February 2011.