Deployed as a right back, Clyne plays for Liverpool in the Premier League and the England national football team. He has previously played for Crystal Palace and Southampton respectively before signing for Liverpool in July 2015 on a five-year contract for a 13-million transfer fee. On 2 October 2014, Clyne was named in the England squad for Euro 2016 qualifiers against San Marino and Estonia later that month. He went on to establish himself as a first choice right-back for England appearing in five of their last six qualifiers.
He played youth soccer for Crystal Palace and debuted for the team in a 3-0 Championship win against Barnsley at Selhurst Park on 18 October 2008 before signing a three-year contract with the club two days later.
He was born in Stockwell, London, England.