Peter James Crouch is an English former professional footballer who played as a striker. He was capped 42 times by the England national team between 2005 and 2010, scoring 22 goals for his country in that time, and appearing at two World Cups. Crouch is one of 28 players to have scored 100 or more Premier League goals, holding the record for the most headed goals in Premier League history. Crouch began his career as a trainee with Tottenham Hotspur. He failed to make an appearance for Spurs and after loan spells at Dulwich Hamlet and Swedish club IFK Hässleholm he joined Queens Park Rangers. After QPR were relegated at the end of the 2000–01 season, Portsmouth acquired him in a transfer deal worth £1.5 million. He had a strong first season at Fratton Park, and after scoring 19 goals for the club, he joined Aston Villa in March 2002 for £5 million.
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About Peter Crouch
Striker who became one of the game's tallest players at 6'7" and played for the English national team from 2005 to 2010. He spent his club career on a number of teams, including two separate stints with Tottenham Hotspur, two seasons with Aston Villa, and three seasons with Liverpool.
He lived in Singapore for a short time during his childhood.
He developed a reputation for doing the robot in celebration after scoring a goal.
He became a father with the birth of his daughter Sophia Ruby on March 14, 2011 and, on June 30 of that same year, he married model Abbey Clancy. They also have a daughter named Liberty and a son named Johnny. They had their fourth child in the summer of 2019.
He played alongside fellow forward Wayne Rooney on the English national team from 2005 to 2010.
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