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
Marseille
Number 22
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 1 (0)
National team
2012– Belgium U21 13 (7)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 August 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 September 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] On August 8 2014, it was announced that the player had signed with Olympique 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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