Felix Sunzu

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Felix Sunzu
Personal information
Full name Felix Mumba Sunzu
Date of birth (1989-05-02) 2 May 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Chingola, Zambia
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Attacker
Club information
Current team
Simba
Youth career
Afrisport F.C
Konkola Blades
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007 Konkola Blades 25 (15)
2007–2008 Marsa (loan) 16 (2)
2008–2009 Châteauroux (loan) 0 (0)
2009 Marsa (loan) 2 (0)
2011– Simba
National team
2008- Zambia 14 (8)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 August 2008.
† Appearances (Goals).

Felix Mumba Sunzu (born 2 May 1989 in Chingola) is a Zambian football striker who currently plays for Simba in Tanzania.[1]

Career[edit]

Sunzu began his career with Afrisports Kitwe and Konkola Blades.[2] He played in his first season 25 games scores 15 goals for Konkola Blades and joined than in February 2007 on loan to AS Marsa, he played sixteen games and scores two goals for the Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle 1 club. He joined than in June 2008 back to Konkola Blades and was than loaned out on 2 September 2008 to French Ligue 2 club LB Châteauroux who for one year.[3] He turned than in July 2009 back to AS Marsa who played between 21 October 2009 and was than released from AS Marsa, he played in his second stint only two games in the Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle 1.[4]

On 25 July 2011, Felix Sunzu became one of Simba's most expensive signing this season after completing a 35,000 US dollar (about 50m/-) move from Al-Hilal of Sudan recently. he signed a two-year deal with the former Mainland champions.[5]

International career[edit]

Sunzu made his debut on 28 January 2009 in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) against Cameroon national football team in the 2008 Africa Cup Of Nations in Ghana and only has AFCON appearance.

Background[edit]

He is the second youngest Zambian international football player after Emmanuel Mayuka.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Felix is the older brother of Stophira Sunzu and the son of former Konkola Blades Goalkeeper, Felix Sunzu Sr who originates from the Democratic Republic of Congo.[6]

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