Birth date 11 Oct 1981 (37 years)
Nationality Wales Wales
Position Defender
Team history
Coventry City 2015 - 2016
Swindon Town 2015 (loan)
Wolverhampton 2013 - 2015
Bolton 2009 - 2013
Hull City 2006 - 2009
Swans 2004 - 2006
A.F.C. Telford Utd 2003 - 2004
Nuneaton Town F.C. 2002 - 2003 (loan)
Oxford Utd 2000 - 2003

Samuel “Sam” Ricketts is a Welsh international football player who currently features for the English Premier League side Hull City. He is a defender.

Sam Ricketts commenced his professional start in football for Oxford United in 1999 and after four seasons was signed by Telford United. After one season he moved to Welsh side Swansea City and played for the next couple of seasons regularly for then and played 86 matches.

In the summer of 2006, Ricketts was signed by Hull City and has consolidated his place in the starting eleven right from the start.