Isaiah Brown

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Izzy Brown
Personal information
Full name Isaiah Jay Brown[1]
Date of birth (1997-01-07) 7 January 1997 (age 17)
Place of birth Peterborough, England
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)[2]
Playing position Midfielder
Forward
Club information
Current team
Chelsea
Youth career
2010–2013 West Bromwich Albion
2013– Chelsea
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013 West Bromwich Albion 1 (0)
2013– Chelsea 0 (0)
National team
2012–2013 England U16[3] 2 (1)
2012–2014 England U17[3] 16 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:48, 4 May 2013 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10:11, 27 May 2014 (UTC)

Isaiah Jay "Izzy" Brown (born 7 January 1997) is a professional footballer who plays as a midfielder or forward for Chelsea in the Premier League, having previously played for West Bromwich Albion.

Brown played for West Bromwich Albion's academy and under-21 teams before making his senior debut in 2013. Since signing for Chelsea, he has played for their under-21 team.[4]

Brown has represented England at under-16 and under-17 levels.[3]

Football career[edit]

Brown made his debut for West Bromwich Albion on 4 May 2013 in a Premier League defeat to Wigan Athletic,[5] becoming the second-youngest player in Premier League history at the age of 16 years and 117 days.[6]

On 8 July 2013, West Bromwich Albion rejected an offer for Brown from Chelsea.[7] Later that month, Chelsea confirmed that they had signed Brown,[8] with compensation between the clubs reportedly set to be decided by a tribunal.[9]

Brown scored his first goals for the first team on 16 July 2014 in a 5–0 pre-season friendly victory over Wycombe Wanderers.[10]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 4 May 2013.[11]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
West Bromwich Albion 2012–13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Chelsea 2013–14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Honours[edit]

England U17

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Premier League Squad Lists 2013/14". premierleague.com. Retrieved 4 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Isaiah Brown". Player profile. West Bromwich Albion FC. Retrieved 4 May 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Isaiah Brown". The FA. Retrieved 4 May 2013. 
  4. ^ "Under-21s win warm-up away". chelseafc.com. 23 July 2013. Retrieved 27 July 2013. 
  5. ^ "West Brom 2 - 3 Wigan". BBC Sport. Retrieved 4 May 2013. 
  6. ^ "Saturday Sundae: West Brom throw Brown boy in the ring". guardian.co.uk. 4 May 2013. Retrieved 8 July 2013. 
  7. ^ "Albion reject Chelsea offer for Brown". wba.co.uk. Retrieved 8 July 2013. 
  8. ^ "Isaiah Brown". chelseafc.com. Retrieved 27 July 2013. 
  9. ^ "Tribunal will settle West Brom's Isaiah Brown cash tussle". expressandstar.com. 26 July 2013. Retrieved 27 July 2013. 
  10. ^ http://hereisthecity.com/en-gb/2014/07/16/photo-chelsea-wonderkid-izzy-brown-celebrates-first-chelsea-goal/
  11. ^ Isaiah Brown career stats at Soccerbase

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