Jonas Sakuwaha

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Jonas Sakuwaha
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Personal information
Date of birth (1983-07-22) 22 July 1983 (age 33)
Place of birth Kafue, Zambia
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)[1]
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
ZESCO United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2009 ZESCO United
2009–2010 Lorient 14 (0)
2010 Le Havre (loan) 4 (0)
2011–2012 Al-Merrikh 33 (22)
2013–2014 TP Mazembe 29 (14)
2014– ZESCO United
National team
2006– Zambia 22 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:58, 3 February 2015 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 19:58, 3 February 2015 (UTC)

Jonas Sakuwaha (born 22 July 1983) is a Zambian international footballer who plays for ZESCO United, as a winger.

Club career[edit]

Sakuwaha began his career with ZESCO United.[1] He moved to French side Lorient on 1 September 2009.[2] Sakuwaha signed on loan for Le Havre for the 2010–11 season,[3] before moving to Sudan to play with Al-Merrikh for the 2011 season.[1] He signed with Congolese club TP Mazembe in January 2013.[4] He returned to ZESCO United for the 2014 season.[1]

International career[edit]

Sakuwaha made his international debut for Zambia in 2006.[1] He played at the 2008 CECAFA Cup and the 2009 African Championship of Nations, but rejected a call-up to the squad for the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations.[5] He was called up to Zambia's 23-man squad for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Jonas Sakuwaha". National Football Teams. Retrieved 3 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Kennedy Gondwe (1 September 2009). "Sakuwaha joins Lorient". BBC Sport. Retrieved 1 September 2009. 
  3. ^ Jonas Sakuwaha – French league stats at LFP
  4. ^ "Le TP Mazembe a inscrit 26 joueurs" (in French). www.tpmazembe.com. Retrieved 17 January 2013. 
  5. ^ Kennedy Gondwe (24 December 2009). "Sinkala pays Nations Cup price". BBC Sport. Retrieved 24 December 2009. 
  6. ^ "Nations Cup 2013: Champions Zambia name final 23". BBC Sport. 9 January 2013.