George Weah Jr

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George Weah Jr
Personal information
Full name George Weah Junior
Date of birth (1987-08-27) 27 August 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth Monrovia, Liberia
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Free agent
Youth career
2003–2007 A.C. Milan
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010 Wohlen 10 (0)
2010 FC Meisterschwanden 8 (2)
2010–2011 Baden 11 (3)
2011–2012 Wangen 8 (0)
2012 Kaliakra Kavarna 12 (0)
2013 Lausanne Sports II 3 (1)
2014 Paris Saint-Germain II 2 (0)
National team
2004 United States U20 2 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 August 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of March 21 2013

George Weah Junior (born 27 August 1987 in Monrovia) is a Liberian footballer who is currently a free agent after leaving his most recent club Paris Saint-Germain II.

He has also played for the United States of America Under-20 side.[1]

Career[edit]

In October 2007, Weah Junior joined Slavia Prague on trial, but based on injury he was not offered a contract by the Czech side.[2] [3]

In February 2010, Weah Junior joined Wohlen in Switzerland.[4] He made his Swiss Challenge League debut on 24 February, in a 1–0 home loss against Thun, coming on as a substitute for Giorgi Ivanishvili.

In 2011, Weah Junior joined FC Baden.[5]

On 3 February 2012, Weah Jr joined Kaliakra Kavarna on a one-and-a-half-year deal, after a successful trial with the Bulgarian A PFG club.[6] He was handed the number 13 shirt.

On 17 May 2014, Weah made his debut for Paris Saint-Germain's second team in the Championnat de France amateur, coming on as a 87th minute substitute as his side lost 2-0 to RC Lens II.[7]

Personal life[edit]

George Weah Junior is the son of the former Liberian footballer, and current politician George Weah, notably of AC Milan. He began his career in the youth team of Milan, but was released in 2007 after long series of injuries.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "George Weah Jr. Scores Equalizer for USA U20s against Columbus Crew". liberiansoccer.com. Retrieved 2004-02-23. 
  2. ^ "George Weah's son signs for Swiss club". africansoccerunion.com. Retrieved 2010-03-24. 
  3. ^ "George Weah Jr. on trial at Slavia Prague". liberiansoccer.com. Retrieved 2007-10-17. 
  4. ^ "George Weah Jr joins FC Wohlen". africanfootball.com. Retrieved 2010-03-24. 
  5. ^ FC Baden profile (German)
  6. ^ "Джордж Уеа подписа с Калиакра" (in Bulgarian). winner.bg. Retrieved 2012-02-03. 
  7. ^ PSG II VS. LENS II 0 - 2

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