Titus Malachi Bramble
(born 31 July 1981) is an English footballer
who plays for Sunderland
as a defender
Born in Ipswich
, Bramble started his career at home town club Ipswich Town
. After making his debut in the 1998/99 season, Bramble went on to make 48 league appearances for the club, also spending a brief period on loan at Colchester United. He scored four goals for Ipswich, with strikes against Sunderland in the league,
Bramble joined Newcastle in July 2002 for £6 million, vowing at the time to make himself indispensable to then manager Sir Bobby Robson
.At the end of the 2003–04 season, readers of the football e-mail newsletter The Fiver
voted Bramble as the worst player of the year in the English Premiership.
Bramble scored a spectacular volleyed goal against Chelsea
on May 8, 2006 in a 1–0 victory that secured qualification for the Intertoto Cup
On 10 August 2006, Titus scored another vital goal for Newcastle in the UEFA Cup
second qualifying round with a header against Latvian side FK Ventspils
. In the return leg as St James's Park, Bramble gave a solid performance in a 0–0 draw, allowing the Geordies to progress to the UEFA Cup.
In December, Bramble was... Read More