29. Danny Simpson

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04 January 1987

Danny Simpson arrived in BS3 in March 2021 as a free agent.

The right-back has won promotion from the Championship on three occasions: with Sunderland and Newcastle and once via the play-offs with QPR as well as a Premier League winners’ medal with Leicester.

Simpson’s career started at Manchester United, where he made three appearances for the Red Devils. He had loans at Royal Antwerp in Belgium, as well as Sunderland, Ipswich Town, Blackburn Rovers and Newcastle United. In 2010 he joined the Magpies on a permanent transfer before a season at QPR.

He joined the Foxes between 2014-2019 as he fought to keep their top-flight status before the title-winning campaign in 2016. He left in 2019 and spent a season at Huddersfield Town.