(born 10 December 1985) is a Scottish
who plays for Liverpool
. He plays primarily as a central midfielder.
Before having a youth career at Rangers, Adam was part of the Dundee youth set up between 1999–2003. A product of the Rangers youth system
, Adam spent much of his early senior career on loan to other clubs. While on loan to St. Mirren
during season 2005–06, Adam was part of the team that won both the Scottish Challenge Cup
and First Division
, playing in over thirty matches for the Saints
. Upon returning to Rangers at the end of the 2006 season, he became a regular under managers Paul Le Guen
and Walter Smith
. Adam was also part of the Rangers team that reached the 2008 UEFA Cup Final
After falling out of favour at Rangers during season 2008–09, Adam was loaned out to English Championship
. The loan was made permanent at the start of the 2009–10 season, and Adam became an integral part of the Blackpool side, captaining the team to a play off victory
over Cardiff City
which resulted in their promotion to the Premier League
. Adam shone in his first season in the English Premier League, his performances being recognised with a nomination for the PFA Players' Player of the Year
in April 2011. As a result, he transferred to Liverpool in July 2011.
He has played at B
and full international
levels for Scotland.
Adam is the son of former professional player......