Joe Willock

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Joe Willock
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Willock playing for Arsenal in 2018
Personal information
Full name Joseph George Willock[1]
Date of birth (1999-08-20) 20 August 1999 (age 19)[2]
Place of birth Waltham Forest, England
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Arsenal
Number 59
Youth career
0000–2017 Arsenal
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017– Arsenal 2 (0)
National team
2014 England U16 2 (1)
2017–2018 England U19 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 29 April 2018 (UTC)

Joseph George Willock (born 20 August 1999) is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Arsenal.

Career[edit]

A youth product of Arsenal, Willock made his professional senior debut for the club on 20 September 2017 in the EFL Cup against Doncaster Rovers.[3]

He made his Premier League debut against Newcastle United on 15 April, 2018.[4]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 29 April 2018[5]
Club Season League Domestic Cup League Cup Europe Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Arsenal 2017–18 Premier League 2 0 1 0 3 0 5[a] 0 11 0
Career total 2 0 1 0 3 0 5 0 11 0
  1. ^ Appearances in UEFA Europa League

Personal life[edit]

Joe has two brothers who are also footballers Chris and Matty. All 3 brothers shared a pitch when Manchester United played a reserve game against Arsenal in May 2017.[6] Willock is of Montserratian descent.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Updated squads for 2017/18 Premier League confirmed". Premier League. 2 February 2018. Retrieved 10 February 2018. 
  2. ^ "Joe Willock". 11v11. Retrieved 26 September 2017. 
  3. ^ "Arsenal vs. Doncaster Rovers". Soccerway. 
  4. ^ Richards, Alex (15 April 2018). "Wenger springs major surprise handing teen his Premier League debut at Newcastle". 
  5. ^ Joe Willock at Soccerway
  6. ^ Kelly, Ciaran (16 October 2017). "What Man Utd player Paul Pogba said to loan star when he took squad number". 
  7. ^ "Cookies op AD.nl - AD.nl". www.ad.nl. 

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