Sieng Chanthea

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Sieng Chanthea
Personal information
Full name Sieng Chanthea
Date of birth (2002-09-09) 9 September 2002 (age 16)[1][2]
Place of birth Cambodia
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Bati Youth
Number 9
Youth career
2016– Bati Youth
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2019 - Bati Youth 0 (0)
National team
2017 Cambodia U-15
2018– Cambodia U-17 23 (7)
2019– Cambodia 2 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 June 2019

Sieng Chanthea (Khmer: សៀង ចន្ធា: born in 9 September 2002), is a Cambodian professional footballer who plays as a forward for the Cambodian national team and the Spanish Club FC Barcelona. He made his senior debut in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification on the 6 June 2019, becoming the youngest player to score a goal for Cambodia in a 2–0 victory against Pakistan.

International goal[edit]

Scores and results list Cambodia's goal tally first.
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 6 June 2019 Phnom Penh Olympic Stadium, Phnom Penh, Cambodia  Pakistan
1–0
2–0
2022 FIFA World Cup qualification

International career[edit]

Chanthea has been in multiple Cambodian National teams such as U-16, U-17 and U-21. He made his senior debut in the 2–0 win against Pakistan on the 6th of June 2019 where he scored his first goal as a senior player after coming on as a substitute in the 81st minute.[3] Additionally, Chanthea is the youngest player to score for Cambodia at the age of 16.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cambodia – Sieng Chanthea – Profile with news, career statistics and history – Soccerway". us.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-06-09.
  2. ^ "Sieng Chanthea Cambodia football player profile". Cambodian Football. Retrieved 2019-06-09.
  3. ^ "Pakistan go down against Cambodia". 8 June 2019.

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