Sofyan Amrabat

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Sofyan Amrabat
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Amrabat with Morocco at the 2018 World Cup
Personal information
Date of birth (1996-08-21) 21 August 1996 (age 23)
Place of birth Huizen, Netherlands
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Club Brugge
Number 6
Youth career
0000–2007 HSV De Zuidvogels
2007–2014 Utrecht
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2017 Utrecht 49 (1)
2017–2018 Feyenoord 21 (1)
2018– Club Brugge 25 (1)
National team
2010 Netherlands U-15 4 (0)
2013 Morocco U-17 3 (0)
2017– Morocco 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 August 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 June 2018

Sofyan Amrabat (Arabic: سفيان أمرابط‎; born 21 August 1996) is a Dutch-born Moroccan footballer who plays for Club Brugge and the Morocco national team as a midfielder. He formerly player for Feyenoord and FC Utrecht.

International career[edit]

Netherlands youth team[edit]

Amrabat was born in the Netherlands to parents of Moroccan descent. He first represented the Netherlands U15 team.[2]

Morocco[edit]

Amrabat later represented the Morocco national under-17 football team at the 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup.[3] He made his senior debut for the Morocco national football team in a 1–0 friendly win over Tunisia.[4][5]

In May 2018 he was named in Morocco’s 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.[6]

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played 26 September 2017[7]
Club Season League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
FC Utrecht 2014–15 Eredivisie 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
2015–16 Eredivisie 7 0 1 0 4[a] 0 12 0
2016–17 Eredivisie 31 0 4 0 3[a] 1 38 1
Total 42 0 5 0 7 1 54 1
Feyenoord 2017–18 Eredivisie 21 1 3 0 7[b] 1 31 2
Career total 63 1 8 0 14 2 85 3
  1. ^ a b Appearances in the Eredivisie Europa League Play-Offs
  2. ^ 1 appearance in the Johan Cruyff Shield and 6 appearances in the Champions League

International[edit]

Statistics accurate as of match played 15 June 2018.[8]
Morocco
Year Apps Goals
2017 2 0
2018 5 0
Total 7 0

Personal life[edit]

He is the younger brother of fellow Morocco international player Nordin Amrabat.[9]

Honours[edit]

Feyenoord

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia – List of Players" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 4 June 2018. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  2. ^ http://www.onsoranje.nl/nieuws/artikel/6528/schaduwteam-langs-willem-iirkc
  3. ^ http://www.fifadata.com/document/FU17/2013/pdf/FU17_2013_SquadLists.pdf
  4. ^ Bakkali, Achraf. "Première apparition de Sofyan Amrabat avec les Lions de l'Atlas". Mountakhab.net.
  5. ^ "Sofyan Amrabat maakt Marokko-debuut - FC Utrecht". www.fcutrecht.nl.
  6. ^ "Boufal left out of Morocco squad".
  7. ^ "S. Amrabat". Soccerway. Retrieved 26 September 2017.
  8. ^ "Sofyan Amrabat". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman.
  9. ^ "Trotse Nordin Amrabat ziet broer Sofyan bij FC Utrecht tekenen". ad.nl. Retrieved 9 November 2014.
  10. ^ Feyenoord wint KNVB-beker mede dankzij prachtgoal Van Persie - AD (in Dutch)
  11. ^ "Jones the shootout hero as Feyenoord win Super Cup". theworldgame.sbs. 5 August 2017.
  12. ^ "Soccerway Match Report". Soccerway. 4 August 2018. Retrieved 17 August 2018.

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