Micah Lincoln Richards (born 24 June 1988) is an English professional footballer who plays as a defender for Championship club Aston Villa.
He began his career at Manchester City, making 245 appearances across all competitions in ten seasons. His honours at the club included a Premier League title and an FA Cup.
On making his full England debut in November 2006, Richards became the youngest defender ever to be called up to the England squad. He has won 13 caps for England and played in the Great Britain squad for the 2012 Olympic football tournament.Close