Jadon Sancho Wiki-Biography
Jadon Malik Sancho (born 25 March 2000) is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the England national team. Jadon Sancho scored for the seventh successive game before hobbling off as Borussia Dortmund blew a two-goal lead in a 3-3 draw with the Bundesliga leaders RB Leipzig.
Full name Jadon Malik Sancho
Date of birth 25 March 2000
Place of birth Camberwell, England
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Winger
Jadon Sancho Early Life
Sancho was born in Camberwell, Greater London to parents from Trinidad and Tobago. He was raised in Kennington. He became friends with fellow aspiring footballer Reiss Nelson, who lived nearby, after they played together in youth tournaments. Growing up, he was an ardent supporter of Chelsea F.C.
Jadon Sancho Senior Career
Following an impressive start to the 2018–19 season, Sancho was called up to the England senior squad for the first time on 4 October 2018 in preparation for UEFA Nations League fixtures against Croatia and Spain. He made his debut as a 78th-minute substitute against Croatia on 12 October in a 0–0 away draw. On 22 March 2019, Sancho started his first competitive match for England in their 5–0 win over the Czech Republic at Wembley Stadium for a UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying match. During the September internationals, Sancho scored his debut goals for the senior team, a brace, in a 5–3 home victory over Kosovo in a Euro 2020 qualifier on 10 September.
Jadon Sancho Honours
- DFL-Supercup: 2019
- FIFA U-17 World Cup: 2017
- UEFA European Under-17 Championship runner-up: 2017
- UEFA Nations League third place: 2018–19