English winger who signed with Sunderland in 2012 after two seasons with Manchester City. He was sentenced to six years in prison in 2016.
He began his youth career with Newcastle United at the age of eight.
He helped Manchester City secure a Premier League title in 2012.
He dated model Katie Price in 2010. In 2015, he and his then-girlfriend, Stacey Flounders, welcomed a daughter.
He was teammates with striker Mario Balotelli on Manchester City from 2010 to 2012.