Admiral Muskwe

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Admiral Muskwe
Personal information
Full name Admiral Dalindlela Muskwe
Date of birth (1998-08-21) 21 August 1998 (age 21)
Place of birth Leicester, England
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Leicester City
Youth career
2007–2016 Leicester City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016– Leicester City 0 (0)
National team
2014 England U17 4 (2)
2017– Zimbabwe 4 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 December 2017
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10 September 2019

Admiral Dalindlela Muskwe (born 21 August 1998) is a footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Leicester City and the Zimbabwe national team.

Club career[edit]

Muskwe signed for local team Leicester City at the age of nine in 2007.[2] In May 2016 he was named the club's Academy Player of the Season,[3] and one month later signed his first professional contract to keep him at the club until 2019.[3]

International career[edit]

Muskwe represented the England national team at under 17 level, making his debut for the Three Lions in the 2014 U17's Nordic Tournament.[2] He scored 2 goals in 4 appearances in the tournament.[4]

In November 2017 Muskwe made his senior international debut, appearing as a second-half substitute for Zimbabwe in a 1-0 defeat to Lesotho.[5]

International career statistics[edit]

As of 10 September 2019.
Zimbabwe
Year Apps Goals
2017 1 0
2019 3 1
Total 4 1

Personal life[edit]

Muskwe was born and raised in England.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joshua Debayo". ESPNDeportes.
  2. ^ a b c "Shoot for the Stars: Leicester City's 18-year-old Admiral Muskwe | Shoot". Shoot. 2017-02-18. Retrieved 2017-11-25.
  3. ^ a b "Youngsters Muskwe And Barnes Pen Pro Leicester City Deals". Retrieved 2017-11-25.
  4. ^ "Muskwe making waves in England - The Standard". 20 September 2017.
  5. ^ "Zimbabwe Football Association » Mutekede impressed by debutants". www.zifa.org.zw. Retrieved 2017-11-25.

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