Wesley Charles

Wesley Charles
Personal information
Full nameWesley Charles
Date of birth (1975-12-12) 12 December 1975 (age 41)
Place of birth Brighton, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Playing positionDefender
Youth career
1991-1994Brighton All Stars
Senior career*
1998-2001Sligo Rovers61(2)
2001-2005Bray Wanderers128(4)
2005-2006FC Rostov0(0)
2006Bray Wanderers11(1)
2006-2008Galway United52(4)
2008-2009Vancouver Whitecaps33(0)
2009→ Whitecaps Residency (loan)1(0)
2010Montreal Impact8(0)
2011Salthill Devon1(0)
National team
1996-Saint Vincent and the Grenadines100(4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.


Wesley Charles (given birth to 12 Dec 1975 in Brighton) is a Vincentian footballer.



Charles spent the start of the 2000s visiting Europe. His moves were only available in Ireland, where he initial joined up with Bray Wanderers in November 2000 after spending two periods with Sligo Rovers, where he was voted Participant of the entire year in 2003.Charles also visited Russia to try out for FC Rostov. Then came back to Republic of Ireland and Bray Wanderers. Charles after that agreed upon for Galway United in July 2006. He was appointed membership captain for the 2007 period. He premiered by Galway United in July 2008.In March 2011, Charles came back to Europe and agreed upon for Group of Ireland Initial Division side Salthill Devon.


On 9 July 2008, he premiered by Galway United. Two times later he authorized from the Vancouver Whitecaps from the United Soccer Leagues First Department. On 12 Oct 2008, he helped the Whitecaps catch their second USL First Department Championship defeating the Puerto Rico Islanders 2–1 in VancouverOn 30 Sept 2008, Charles was called up for the USL Initial Division All-League Group. On 18 Dec the Whitecaps announced the agreement extensions of Charles for this year's 2009 season.On 22 July 2009, Charles premiered from the Whitecaps after another incident having a teammate in only over per month. The 1st incident having a teammate happened during a house video game on 12 June. Charles was in an altercation with teammate Charles Gbeke, which both players had been fined and handed suspensions because of this. The second event occurred when Charles scuffled with teammate Jeff Parke throughout a work out on 21 July 2009.On 19 July 2010 Charles signed using the Montreal Effect for the rest from the 2010 season.


Charles continues to be capped numerous occasions in International level for St Vincent as well as the Grenadines. He performed in 10 of 12 Globe Glass qualifiers in 2000, rating double. Charles also captained his country's nationwide group in the 2010 Caribbean Glass.


Vancouver Whitecaps USL Initial Division Tournament (1): 2008

Career stats

Team Season Group Domestic League Household Playoffs Domestic Glass Concacaf Competition Total Apps Goals Aids Apps Goals Aids Apps Goals Aids Apps Goals Aids Apps Goals Aids Vancouver Whitecaps 2008 USL-1 21 0 0 5 0 0 - - - - - - 26 0 0 2009 USL-1 12 0 0 - - - 3 0 0 - - - 15 0 0 Montreal Effect 2010 USSF D2 8 0 0 1 0 0 - - - - - - 9 0 0 Total USSF D2 41 0 0 6 0 0 3 0 0 – – – 50 0 0