|Full name||Junior Kabananga Kalonji|
|Date of birth||4 April 1989|
|Place of birth||Kinshasa, Zaire|
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|2009–2010||FC MK Etanchéité|
|2011||→ Germinal Beerschot (loan)||3||(0)|
|2012–2013||→ Roeselare (loan)||29||(5)|
|2016||→ Kardemir Karabükspor (loan)||7||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 09:02, 1 November 2016 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23:00, 29 January 2017 (UTC)
Born in Kinshasa, Kabananga began his early career with FC MK Etanchéité. He made his senior debut for Belgian club Anderlecht in the 2010-11 season, although Anderlecht later admitted negligence when transferring the player from Democratic Republic of the Congo after a forged document was used. He moved on loan to Germinal Beerschot in January 2011, and also spent the 2012–13 season on loan at Roeselare. He signed a permanent two-year contract with Cercle Brugge in July 2013.
In June 2015 he signed a two-and-a-half-year contract with Kazakhstan Premier League side FC Astana. He scored five goals in 13 games of the second stage of the championship of Kazakhstan and became the champion of the country with FC Astana. In the same season he played in the UEFA Champions League in 12 matches for the "Astana", including all six group stage games. But, coming on as a substitute in most games, unable to realize their moments.
In June 2016 he was returned from the rent  and at the second stage of the championship helped "Astana" to make a golden double, scoring 5 goals in 12 championship games and three goals in the semi-final and final of the Cup of Kazakhstan. In the qualification of the Champions League and the Europa League group stage he played in all 12 games and scored Belarusian BATE and Greek "Olympiacos".
- As of match played 9 December 2016
|Cercle Brugge||2013–14||Belgian Pro League||34||5||3||2||-||-||37||7|
|Astana||2015||Kazakhstan Premier League||13||5||2||0||12||0||0||0||25||5|
|Kardemir Karabükspor (loan)||2015–16||TFF First League||7||2||0||0||–||–||7||2|
- As of match played 29 January 2017
- Scores and results list DR Congo's goal tally first.
|1.||15 October 2014||Stade Félix Houphouët-Boigny, Abidjan, Ivory Coast||Ivory Coast||2–1||4–3||2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualification|
|2.||16 January 2017||Stade d'Oyem, Oyem, Gabon||Morocco||1–0||1–0||2017 Africa Cup of Nations|
|3.||20 January 2017||Stade d'Oyem, Oyem, Gabon||Ivory Coast||2–1||2–2||2017 Africa Cup of Nations|
|4.||24 January 2017||Stade de Port-Gentil, Port-Gentil, Gabon||Togo||1–0||3–1||2017 Africa Cup of Nations|
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- "Profile" (in Dutch). Voebtal International. Retrieved 26 August 2015.
- "Anderlecht avoue sa faute" (in French). So Foot. 17 April 2015. Retrieved 26 August 2015.
- Kingsley Kobo (17 January 2011). "Anderlecht's Congolese Striker Junior Kabananga On Loan To Germinal Beerschot". Goal.com. Retrieved 26 August 2015.
- Junior Kabananga profile at Soccerway. Retrieved 26 August 2015.
- "Junior Kabananga naar Cercle Brugge" (in Dutch). Sport Wereld. 6 July 2013. Retrieved 26 August 2015.
- ""АСТАНА" ПОПОЛНИЛАСЬ ЕЩЕ ОДНИ НОВИЧКОМ" (in Russian). FC Astana. 19 June 2015. Retrieved 26 August 2015.
- "Junior Kabananga ile Resmi Sözleşme İmzalanmıştır". www.kardemirkarabukspor.org.tr (in Turkish). Kardemir Karabükspor. 1 February 2016. Retrieved 1 February 2016.
- "Срок аренды Кабананга в "Карабюкспор" подошел к концу". fca.kz (in Russian). FC Astana. 10 June 2016. Retrieved 10 June 2016.
- "2015 Nations Cup: Yannick Bolasie in DR Congo squad". BBC Sport. 9 January 2015. Retrieved 26 August 2015.
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