Who is Jadon Sancho, how old is he, which club does he play for, and has he been given a place in Gareth Southgate’s England squad?

Who is Jadon Sancho, how old is he, which club does he play for, and has he been given a place in Gareth Southgate’s England squad?

November 10, 2018 0 By Today news

JADON SANCHO has been impressing in the Bundesliga so far this season.

Here is all you need to know about the England youngster and Champions League star.

Jadon Sancho is looking to make his England debut
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Who is Jadon Sancho and who does he play for?

Jadon Sancho is an 18-year-old forward who currently plays for Borussia  Dortmund.

Sancho, who was born in London, started at Watford at the age of 7 before moving to the Manchester City youth system when he was 14.

In August 2017 Sancho joined Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund for an estimated fee of £8million.

He scored his first goal for the side in April against Bayer Leverkusen and has been part of the Champions League squad so far this season.

He has six assists in 245 minutes this season, which works out at an assist every 41 minutes.

What accolades has he won?

Sancho has been capped by England at under 16, 17 and 19 levels.

He was part of the squad to win the 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup as well as reaching the fianl of the European U17 Championship.

Honours

England U17

  • FIFA U-17 World Cup: 2017

Individual

  • UEFA European Under-17 Championship Golden Player: 2017
  • 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship: Team of the Tournament

Has he been given a place in Gareth Southgate’s England squad?

England are set to face Croatia and Spain in the UEFA Nations League during the international break.

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