Jerome Opoku


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  • Age: 21 years old
  • Date of Birth: 14 October 1998
  • Place of Birth: London, England
  • Nationality: English
  • Height: 194.1cm
  • Weight: 79kg


A central defender who can also play at left-back, Jerome Opoku made his debut for the Under-18s in the 2014/15 season.

A local boy from Mitcham, he joined the Academy at the age of nine and is another who attended Coombe School.

In the 16/17 season he featured for both the Under-18s and in the PL2 side, and scored at Stoke City for the Under-18s.

The centre back has begun to get a run of games in the U23s side displaying excellent vision when playing out. He took the captain's armband for the remainder of the 18/19 season in a role which he had flourished in.

The imposing defender joined Accrington Stanley on a six month loan in September 2019 which was extended until the end of the season due to his excellent performances. 

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