|Full name||Anthony Limbombe Ekango|
|Date of birth||15 July 1994|
|Place of birth||Mechelen, Belgium|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 9 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Winger / Forward|
|2014||→ Lierse (loan)||6||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 March 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14 November 2012
Anthony 'Tony' Limbombe (born 15 July 1994 in Mechelen) is a Belgian footballer of Congolese descent who plays as a winger for Club Brugge. He represented Belgium U19's. He can also play as a Forward.
Born in Mechelen, Limbombe began his youth career with Mechelen in 2000. In 2005, he joined Belgian Pro League side Racing Genk. He made his first team debut at the age of 16 in a 3–1 victory at Lokeren on 18 September 2010. He also played for Genk in the Champions League and the UEFA Europa League. During his career with Racing Genk he won the Belgian Pro League in 2010/11 season, and he also won the Belgian Supercup in 2011, in total he scored 2 goals in 62 League appearances.
The second half of the 2013–14 season, Limbombe was sent on loan to Lierse SK where he scored 2 goals in 7 games.
On 30 August 2014, he signed with Eerste Divisie side NEC Nijmegen on a three-year deal with the option of a fourth year. He impressed in his first season at the club, scoring an 14 goals and providing numerous assists in his debut season at the club, helping NEC Nijmegen win the Eerste Divisie as champions and gain promotion to Eredivisie.
On 12 August 2015, Limbombe played for NEC Nijmegen against Excelsior in the opening day of the Eredivisie 2015/16 season in a 1-0 victory. On 13 August 2015, NEC Nijmegen rejected a £1.5 million bid from English side Leeds United for Limbombe. On 22 August, NEC Nijmegen announced that Limbombe had been left out of the squad against Ajax due to deeming him 'insufficiently focused' after the interest linking him with Leeds United. However, on 1 September, Leeds ended their interest in Limbombe after failing to up the bid, they signed Winger Jordan Botaka from Dutch Club Excelsior instead.
After impressing during the 2015/16 season, scoring 7 goals and gaining 7 assists in the Eredivisie, on 1 June 2016, Limbombe amid further interest from English side Leeds United handed in a transfer request at NEC Nijmegen.
- As of match played 8 May 2016.
|Racing Genk||2010–11||Belgian Pro League||11||0||2||0||0||0||3[a]||0||16||0|
|2011–12||Belgian Pro League||17||1||2||1||4[b]||0||7[a]||0||30||2|
|2012–13||Belgian Pro League||8||1||4||1||3[c]||0||1[a]||0||16||2|
|2013–14||Belgian Pro League||15||0||3||0||5[c]||1||1[d]||0||24||1|
|Lierse (loan)||2013–14||Belgian Pro League||6||2||0||0||—||1[e]||0||7||2|
|NEC Nijmegen||2014–15||Eerste Divisie||33||14||3||2||—||—||36||16|
|Club Brugge||2016–17||Belgian First Division A||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
Limbombe's older brother Stallone Limbombe is also a professional footballer and is playing as a creative winger for Antwerp FC.
- "Anthony Limbombe". NEC Nijmegen. Retrieved 30 August 2014.
- "Genk 3–1 Lokeren". Soccerway.com. Retrieved 28 July 2011.
- "NEC 1-0 Excelsior". Sky Sports. 12 August 2015. Retrieved 12 August 2015.
- "Leeds United consider next move after £1.5m bid for Belgian winger rejected". Leeds United Official site. 13 August 2015. Retrieved 13 August 2015.
- "Limbombe buiten selectie bij N.E.C. - Ajax". NEC Nijmegen Official site. 22 August 2015. Retrieved 22 August 2015.
- "Leeds United: Botaka delight at joining Whites". Yorkshire Evening Post. 2 September 2015. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
- "Leeds £1m target hands in transfer request: Agent reveals 'interest from England'". Sunday Express. 1 June 2016. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
- "Limbombe heading to Club Brugge". Football Oranje. 23 July 2016. Retrieved 27 July 2016.
- lvdw. "Antwerp-manager Bico geeft speler draai om de oren".