Ainsley Maitland-Niles

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Ainsley Cory Maitland-Niles (born 29 August 1997) is an English professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder or full-back for Premier League club Southampton on loan from Arsenal.

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Ainsley Maitland-Niles
Maitland-Niles playing for Arsenal in 2018
Personal information
Full name Ainsley Cory Maitland-Niles[1]
Date of birth (1997-08-29) 29 August 1997 (age 25)[2]
Place of birth Goodmayes, England
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.77 m)[3]
Position(s) Full back, Central midfielder[4]
Club information
Current team
(on loan from Arsenal)
Number 3
Youth career
2003–2014 Arsenal
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014– Arsenal 72 (1)
2015–2016Ipswich Town (loan) 30 (1)
2021West Bromwich Albion (loan) 12 (0)
2022Roma (loan) 8 (0)
2022–Southampton (loan) 15 (0)
International career
2014 England U17 3 (0)
2014–2015 England U18 4 (1)
2015–2016 England U19 11 (2)
2016–2017 England U20 16 (1)
2017–2018 England U21 4 (0)
2020 England 5 (0)
Men's football
Representing Flag_of_England.svg England
FIFA U-20 World Cup
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 17:15, 18 March 2023 (UTC)

Maitland-Niles spent the 2015–16 season on loan at Ipswich Town and the second half of the 2020–21 and 2021-22 seasons on loan at West Bromwich Albion and Roma respectively. Internationally, he has represented England from under-17 to senior level.