Jordy Croux

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Jordy Croux
Personal information
Full name Jordy Croux
Date of birth (1994-01-15) 15 January 1994 (age 23)
Place of birth Hasselt, Belgium
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Winger[1]
Club information
Current team
Willem II
Number 14
Youth career
2000–2001 Runkst VV
2001–2011 Genk
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2015 Genk 18 (0)
2014 OH Leuven (loan) 2 (0)
2014–2015 MVV Maastricht (loan) 38 (5)
2015–2016 MVV Maastricht 35 (8)
2016– Willem II 27 (1)
National team
2009 Belgium U15 7 (2)
2009–2010 Belgium U16 11 (2)
2010–2011 Belgium U17 15 (0)
2011–2012 Belgium U18 4 (0)
2012–2013 Belgium U19 13 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:41, 22 April 2017 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 June 2016

Jordy Croux (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈjɔːrdi kru]; born 15 January 1994) is a Belgian footballer who currently plays as a winger for Willem II in the Dutch Eredivisie.

Club career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Croux was born in Hasselt where he began to play football with Runkst VV. He moved to the Racing Genk academy at the age of seven where he progressed through their youth squads.

K.R.C. Genk[edit]

Croux made his debut for Racing Genk's senior team on 21 March 2012 during their 3–1 win against Gent when he came in as a substitute for Anthony Limbombe in the 60th minute.[2]

In April 2012, Croux signed a contract extension with the club, which is to end in 2015. He scored his first goal for Genk in their 6–0 win against Saint-Gilloise in the sixth round of the 2012–13 Belgian Cup. It was the first goal of the match, scored in the 14th minute.

International career[edit]

Belgium U-16[edit]

Croux made his international debut for the Belgium U-16s during their 4–0 loss against the Germany U-16 team on 14 October 2009.

Belgium U-17[edit]

On 26 August 2010, Croux was part of the Belgium U-17 squad that played and won 1–0 against Switzerland U-17. He played again for the team that lost 3–1 against Spain U-17 on 26 March 2011. He played again two days later in a 2–1 loss against the England U-17 squad.

Belgium U-18[edit]

Croux appeared for the Belgium U-18 team in a 1–0 loss against the Germany U-18 team on 13 November 2011.

Belgium U-19[edit]

Croux was called up to the Belgium U-19 squad that played against Serbia U-19 in a 0–0 draw on 26 February 2012.

Statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

Club Season League Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
K.R.C. Genk
2011–12 10 0 10 0
2012–13 4 0 1 1 1 0 6 1
Total 14 0 1 1 1 0 16 1
Career Total 14 0 1 1 1 0 16 1

International[edit]

National team Season Apps Goals
Belgium U15 2008–09 7 2
Belgium U16 2009–10 11 2
Belgium U17 2010–11 15 0
Belgium U18 2011–12 4 0
Belgium U19 2011–12 1 0
2012–13 10 1
Total 11 1
Career total 48 5

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jordy Croux – ProfileUEFA.com
  2. ^ Racing Genk 3 – 1 AA GentYahoo! Sport – UK and Ireland.

External links[edit]