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Steven Sessegnon

Defender

  • Steven's Profile

  • Age: 19 years old
  • Date of Birth: 18 May 2000
  • Place of Birth: Roehampton, England
  • Nationality: English
  • Height: 174.3cm
  • Weight: 68.2kg
  • Debut: 8 August 2017: Wycombe Wanderers 0-2 Fulham (Carabao Cup)

Biography

Twin brother of Ryan Sessegnon, Steven is a versatile youngster who is capable of playing full-back, centre-half or holding midfield. Suffered a very unfortunate knee injury playing for England Under-16s alongside Ryan in America in 2015/16, but battled back to make his comeback for Fulham U18s early on the following season.

The following season he was a mainstay in the team, often selected to captain the side. He was also called up to the PL2 side by Peter Grant, and helped England Under-17 qualify for the Euros being held in the summer. 

In the summer of 2017 he signed his first professional contract alongside his brother, a three-year deal, and subsequently went on to make his senior debut in the 2-0 Carabao Cup victory over Wycombe Wanderers in August.

In October 2017, he played a key role in England's Under-17 World Cup win, featuring five times - including in the Final - and laying on a number of assists as the Young Lions brought the trophy home from India.

Sessegnon later earned a new deal at Fulham, committing his future until the summer of 2022, with a Club option to extend by a further 12 months.

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Overall
Minutes played 797
Appearances 12
Substitutions (On / Off) 2 / 5
Offence
Goals -
Minutes per goal -
Shooting Accuracy  (On Target / Off Target) 2 / 2
Free Kicks 1
Hit Woodwork 1
Crosses (Successful) 2
Chances Created 2
Offsides 1
Dribbles (Successful) 5
Corners Won 4
Movement
Touches 735
Passes (Successful) 454
 »  Short (Successful) 436
 »  Long (Successful) 18
Throw-ins (Successful) 67
Defence
Clean Sheets 2
Goals Conceded 12
 »  Inside Box / Outside Box 10 / 2
Tackles (Won) 10
Interceptions 13
Blocks 6
Clearances 13
Duels (Won) 41
 »  Ground Duels (Won) 27
 »  Aerial Duels (Won) 14
Discipline
Fouls (Committed / Suffered) 9 / 5
Bookings 2
Sent Off -