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Neeskens Kebano

Midfielder

  • Neeskens's Profile

  • Age: 25 years old
  • Date of Birth: 10 March 1992
  • Place of Birth: Montereau, France
  • Nationality: Congolese
  • Height: 170cm
  • Weight: 65kg
  • Debut: 27 August 2016: Blackburn Rovers 0-1 Fulham (Sky Bet Championship)
  • Previous Club(s): ASA Montereau, Paris Saint-Germain, Caen (loan), Charleroi, KRC Genk

Biography

On Friday 26th August 2016, we announced the signing of Neeskens Kebano on a three-year contract, with a Club option for an additional 12 months.

The attacking midfielder, who can operate in a variety of roles, arrived from KRC Genk for an undisclosed fee.

Born in France, Kebano spent time at the illustrious Clairefontaine academy, where he attracted the attention of Paris Saint-Germain. After some time with ASA Montereau, he joined the French giants’ youth setup in the summer of 2006.

After winning numerous trophies during his time in PSG’s academy, he made his first team debut at the age of 18 in 2010/11, and went on to appear in their UEFA Europa League campaign that season.

He spent a brief time on loan at Caen in 2012/13, and then joined Belgian outfit Charleroi at the end of the season on a permanent deal.

It was there where he began to capture his best form and, having scored regularly across his two seasons at the club, joined Genk in the summer of 2015, helping them to a fifth place finish in his solitary campaign with the side.

A French international from Under-17 to Under-20 level, he’s since switched his allegiance to the Democratic Republic of Congo, making his debut in October 2014.

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Overall
Minutes played 489
Appearances 8
Substitutions (On / Off) 2 / 4
Offence
Goals 1
Minutes per goal 489.0
 »  Head 1
 »  Inside Box 1
Shooting Accuracy  (On Target / Off Target) 3 / 6
Free Kicks 1
Hit Woodwork 1
Corners (Successful) 1
Crosses (Successful) 3
Chances Created 9
Offsides 5
Dribbles (Successful) 11
Corners Won 6
Movement
Touches 284
Passes (Successful) 106
 »  Short (Successful) 104
 »  Long (Successful) 2
Through Balls 1
Defence
Goals Conceded 6
 »  Inside Box 6
Tackles (Won) 10
Interceptions 6
Clearances 4
Duels (Won) 45
 »  Ground Duels (Won) 44
 »  Aerial Duels (Won) 1
Discipline
Fouls (Committed / Suffered) 7 / 14
Bookings -
Sent Off -