|Date of birth||02/03/1979||Height||1.752 m|
|Country of birth||Ireland|
|Goals||54||25-man squad member||SQUAD|
|Yellow cards||25||Home grown player||HG|
Podolski scores twice on debut; Kagawa hits Man Utd's winner; Newcastle lose 4-1
Goals scored by pitch position
Not all statistics are available prior to the year 2000.