Arnor Angeli

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Arnor Angeli
Personal information
Full name Arnor Angeli
Date of birth (1991-02-25) 25 February 1991 (age 24)
Place of birth Brussels, Belgium
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 23
Youth career
1997–2006 Anderlecht
2006–2008 Brussels
2008–2009 Standard de Liège (U19, U21)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2012 Standard de Liège 13 (1)
2011–2012 Beerschot (loan) 12 (1)
2012–2014 Mons 42 (5)
2014– Avellino 13 (0)
National team
2007 Belgium U17 2 (0)
2008–2009 Belgium U18 9 (3)
2009 Belgium U19 6 (1)
2010–2011 Belgium U21 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:52, 24 May 2015 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17:33, 31 May 2012 (UTC)

Arnor Angeli (born (1991-02-25) 25 February 1991 (age 24) in Brussels)[1] is a Belgian footballer who plays in midfield. Currently, he plays for Avellino.


Arnor Angeli is from Brussels, and his father, a supporter of Sporting d'Anderlecht, named him after Arnór Guðjohnsen, the Icelandic attacker for the Anderlecht team in the 1980s.[2]

Sporting career[edit]

Arnor Angeli was trained at Anderlecht. He played there from the age of six, for the under sevens until the under 15s. ans. When a coach from Lierse SK signed some other players, Angeli decided, with regret, to leave Anderlecht to play more games.[3] He then played for Brussels, but when they were relegated to D2 and he no longer had the opportunity to play for an elite team, he decided to leave the club. With the option of a number of Belgian, Dutch, and French clubs, he decided to join Standard de Liège due to its proximity to sporting projects.[3] Aged 18, he signed a contract with the club. He played for the U19s at first, quickly rising to the reserves (U21). For the following season (2009–2010), he was named in the first team.[3]

Arnor Angeli played his first game in D1 in the 95th minute of the Standard-Courtrai match on 26 September 2009. The score was 0–1 and Standard needed an equaliser in the dying seconds. After only 65 seconds of play, with his second touch of the ball, Angeli scored a goal which sealed the victory.[4] He was named as a starter in his first game in the same season, in the game against Mouscron (0–0) on 30 October 2009.[5]

On 1 February 2010, Arnor Angeli received an injury to his right knee in training. This injury is expected to keep him out for six months.[6]

National team[edit]

Arnor Angeli plays for the youth national teams.[7][8] He took part in the U19 Belgium team which competed in a friendly tournament.[9]


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