Jeroen Lumu

Jeroen Lumu (born 27 May 1995 in Breda) is a Dutch footballer who plays as a winger for FC Arouca.[1]

Jeroen Lumu
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Personal information
Full name Jeroen Lumu
Date of birth (1995-05-27) 27 May 1995 (age 25)
Place of birth Breda, Netherlands
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Winger / Forward
Club information
Current team
FC Saburtalo
Number 27
Youth career
2008–2011 Willem II
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 Willem II 28 (3)
2014 Ludogorets Razgrad 11 (1)
2014 SC Heerenveen 1 (0)
2015–2016 FC Dordrecht 23 (5)
2016–2017 SKN St. Pölten 12 (2)
2017 Samsunspor 13 (0)
2017–2018 Delhi Dynamos 17 (0)
2018 Petrolul Ploiești 11 (2)
2019–2020 Arouca 8 (2)
2020– FC Saburtalo 6 (1)
National team
2011–2012 Netherlands U17 15 (3)
2012–2013 Netherlands U18 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 00:52, 7 May 2019 (UTC)

CareerEdit

Willem IIEdit

Born in Breda to a DR Congolese father and a Javanese-Surinamese mother, Lumu began his football career at Willem II. He made his debut on 16 January 2012, when he was just 16 years old, coming on as a second-half substitute in a 3–1 away loss against MVV Maastricht in the Eerste Divisie.[2]

Lumu made his Eredivisie debut on 15 September 2012, coming on as a 71st-minute substitute against Twente.[3] Thirteen minutes later, he scored goal, becoming the youngest goal-scorer for the club in the Eredivisie.[4]

Ludogorets RazgradEdit

On 8 January 2014, Ludogorets Razgrad announced they had reached an agreement to sign Lumu from Willem II for an undisclosed fee, rumoured to be a €150,000.[5] On 9 January, he signed a long-term contract.[6] Lumu scored on his debut in a friendly game against Pirin Blagoevgrad on 16 January, netting the fourth in a 5–1 win.[7] He also netted an important last-minute goal on 30 April against CSKA Sofia to help his team to a 1–0 home win, almost clinching a third successive A PFG title for Ludogorets.[8]

SC HeerenveenEdit

On 21 August 2014, it was announced that Lumu had signed a one-year deal with Eredivisie side SC Heerenveen.[9] Lumu made his debut for Heerenveen in the home match against Excelsior on 23 August 2014, coming on as a 70th-minute substitute for Norwegian midfielder Morten Thorsby.

Delhi DynamosEdit

On 13 September 2017, it was announced that Indian Super League (ISL) side Delhi Dynamos have completed the signing of Jeroen Lumu from Turkish side Samsunspor.[10] The young winger became the seventh foreign signing of the Delhi-based club.

FC AroucaEdit

On 24 January 2019, Lumu joined the Portuguese club F.C. Arouca.[11]

Career statisticsEdit

As of match played on 2 March 2018
Club Season League Cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Willem II 2011–12[12] Eerste Divisie 8 1 0 0 8 1
2012–13[12] Eredivisie 12 1 1 0 13 1
2013–14[12] Eerste Divisie 8 1 1 0 9 1
Total 28 3 2 0 30 3
Ludogorets Razgard 2013–14[12] A Group 11 1 3 1 3[a] 0 17 2
2014–15[12] A Group 0 0 0 0 1[b] 0 1 0
Total 11 1 3 1 4 0 18 2
Heerenveen 2014–15[12] Eredivisie 1 0 0 0 1 0
FC Dordrecht 2015–16[12] Eredivisie 1 0 0 0 1 0
SKN St. Pölten 2016–17[12] Austrian Bundesliga 12 2 1 0 13 2
Samsunspor 2016–17[12] TFF First League 13 0 0 0 13 0
Delhi Dynamos 2017–18[12] Indian Super League 17 0 0 0 17 0
Career total 229 22 18 1 14 0 261 23
  1. ^ Appearances in UEFA Europa League
  2. ^ Appearances in UEFA Champions League

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Ludogorets Razgrad

InternationalEdit

Netherlands

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Întăriri pentru „lupi”: Jeroen Lumu a semnat cu FC Petrolul Ploieşti!. fcpetrolul.ro (in Romanian)
  2. ^ "MVV Maastricht 3–1 Willem II". soccerway.com. 16 January 2012.
  3. ^ "Willem II 2–6 Twente". soccerway.com. 15 September 2012.
  4. ^ "Двуликият талант" (in Bulgarian). temasport.com. 13 January 2014.
  5. ^ "Лудогорец платили само 150 000 евро за Луму" (in Bulgarian). football24.bg. 20 January 2014.
  6. ^ "Ludogorets presents Jeroen Lumu". ludogorets.com. 9 January 2014. Archived from the original on 11 January 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ "Лудогорец стартира вихрено, Луму дебютира с гол" (in Bulgarian). blitz.bg. 16 January 2014.
  8. ^ "Ludogorets Razgrad vs. CSKA Sofia Matchcast" (in Bulgarian). topsport.bg. 30 April 2014. Archived from the original on 23 February 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  9. ^ "Heerenveen haalt weer aanvaller: "Verdedigers hebben hekel aan types als ik"" (in Dutch). Voetbalprimeur. 21 August 2014.
  10. ^ Easwar, Nisanth V. "ISL 2017: DELHI DYNAMOS SIGN DUTCH WINGER JEROEN LUMU FROM TURKISH SIDE SAMSUNSPOR". Goal.com. Goal India. Retrieved 16 September 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  11. ^ Bredase aanvaller Lumu vindt nieuwe club in Portugese Arouca, bndestem.nl, 24 January 2019
  12. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "J. Lumu". Soccerway. Retrieved 27 April 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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