Michy Batshuayi

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Michy Batshuayi
Personal information
Full name Michy Batshuayi Tunga
Date of birth (1993-10-02) 2 October 1993 (age 20)
Place of birth Brussels, Belgium
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Olympique de Marseille
Number TBA
Youth career
2003–2004 RFC Evere
2004–2005 RUSA Schaarbeek
2005–2006 Brussels
2006–2007 Anderlecht
2007–2008 Brussels
2008–2011 Standard Liège
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2014 Standard Liège 97 (39)
2014– Marseille 0 (0)
National team
2012– Belgium U21 11 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 June 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 27 June 2014

Michy Batshuayi Tunga (born 2 October 1993) is a Belgian footballer who plays as a striker for Olympique de Marseille in the Ligue 1.

Personal Life[edit]

Batshuayi has a younger brother, Aaron Leya Iseka, 17, who currently plays for the Anderlecht youth team.

Career[edit]

Batshuayi made his debut for the senior team on the 20 February 2011 4-1 loss against KAA Gent.[1] He went on to score the only goal in a 1-0 win over F.C. Copenhagen in the last match of Group B during the 2011–12 UEFA Europa League group stage.[2] According to the belgian newspaper DHNET, the player has signed with Olympique of Marseille.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "KAA Gent 4 Liege 1". ESPN Soccernet. 20 February 2011. Retrieved 2 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "Solid Standard march on unbeaten after FCK win". UEFA. 15 December 2011. Retrieved 2 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "Batshuayi vers Marseille !". DHNET. 23 June 2014. Retrieved 23 June 2014. 

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