Jacob Matthew D. C. Ramsey (born 28 May 2001) is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Aston Villa, as well as their Under-23 team.[2]

Jacob Ramsey
Personal information
Full name Jacob Matthew D. C. Ramsey
Date of birth (2001-05-28) 28 May 2001 (age 18)[1]
Place of birth Great Barr, England
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Aston Villa
Number 41
Youth career
2007–2019 Aston Villa
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2019– Aston Villa 1 (0)
National team
2019 England U18 7 (0)
2019– England U19 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 April 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14 October 2019

Professional careerEdit

Ramsey joined the youth academy of Aston Villa F.C. at the age of 6.[3] On 15 January 2019, Ramsey signed a professional contract with Aston Villa.[4] Ramsey made his professional debut with Aston Villa in a 2-0 Championship loss to West Bromwich Albion F.C. on 19 February 2019.[5]

On 1 May 2019, at the Aston Villa End-of-Season awards, Ramsey was named "2018-19 Academy Player of the Season". [6]

International careerEdit

Ramsey represented the England U18s at the UAE Sports Chain Cup in March 2019 and the Slovakia Cup in May 2019.[7][8][9][10]

On 5 September 2019, Ramsey made his England U19s debut during a 3-1 victory over Greece at St. George's Park[11]

Personal lifeEdit

Ramsey was born in Great Barr, and attended Barr Beacon School. Jacob's younger brother Aaron Ramsey is also a player for the Aston Villa Academy.

Career statisticsEdit

Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Aston Villa 2018–19 Championship 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2019–20 Premier League 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
Career total 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 0

Source:[citation needed]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jacob Ramsey: Overview". Premier League. Retrieved 17 August 2019.
  2. ^ "Jacob Ramsey, Midfielder". Aston Villa F.C. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  3. ^ Dicken, Alex (16 February 2019). "Who is Jacob Ramsey? The wonderkid Villa are very excited about". birminghammail.
  4. ^ "Ramsey signs Aston Villa deal". www.avfc.co.uk.
  5. ^ "Aston Villa vs. West Bromwich Albion - 16 February 2019 - Soccerway". us.soccerway.com.
  6. ^ "End-of-Season Awards: All the winners". Aston Villa F.C. 1 May 2019. Retrieved 2 May 2019.
  7. ^ http://www.thefa.com/news/2019/mar/24/england-u18s-3-2-mexico-report-240319
  8. ^ Association, The Football. "Young Lions suffer narrow defeat in their second game in the UAE Sports Chain Cup". www.thefa.com.
  9. ^ Association, The Football. "The Young Lions were victorious in their opening game in Dubai with a 4-1 over Japan". www.thefa.com.
  10. ^ Association, The Football. "TYREECE JOHN-JULES SCORES WINNER AS ENGLAND EDGE RUSSIA IN SLOVAKIA CUP OPENER". www.thefa.com.
  11. ^ . The FA. 5 September 2019 http://www.thefa.com/news/2019/sep/05/england-u19s-greece-report-050919. Retrieved 5 September 2019. Missing or empty |title= (help)

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