Sofyan Amrabat (Arabic: سفيان أمرابط‎; born 21 August 1996) is a Dutch-born Moroccan footballer who plays for Italian Serie A club Hellas Verona, on loan from Club Brugge and the Morocco national team as a midfielder. He formerly player for Feyenoord and FC Utrecht.

Sofyan Amrabat
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Amrabat with Morocco at the 2018 World Cup
Personal information
Date of birth (1996-08-21) 21 August 1996 (age 23)
Place of birth Huizen, Netherlands
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Hellas Verona (on loan from Club Brugge)
Number 34
Youth career
0000–2007 HSV De Zuidvogels
2007–2014 Utrecht
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2017 Utrecht 49 (1)
2017–2018 Feyenoord 21 (1)
2018– Club Brugge 25 (1)
2019–Hellas Verona (loan) 0 (0)
National team
2010 Netherlands U-15 4 (0)
2013 Morocco U-17 3 (0)
2017– Morocco 10 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 August 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10 September 2019

International careerEdit

Netherlands youth teamEdit

Amrabat was born in the Netherlands to parents of Moroccan descent. He first represented the Netherlands U15 team.[2]

MoroccoEdit

Amrabat later represented the Morocco national under-17 football team at the 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup.[3] He made his senior debut for the Morocco national football team in a 1–0 friendly win over Tunisia.[4][5]

In May 2018 he was named in Morocco’s 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.[6]

Career statisticsEdit

As of match played 26 September 2017[7]
Club Season League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
FC Utrecht 2014–15 Eredivisie 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
2015–16 Eredivisie 7 0 1 0 4[a] 0 12 0
2016–17 Eredivisie 31 0 4 0 3[a] 1 38 1
Total 42 0 5 0 7 1 54 1
Feyenoord 2017–18 Eredivisie 21 1 3 0 7[b] 1 31 2
Career total 63 1 8 0 14 2 85 3
  1. ^ a b Appearances in the Eredivisie Europa League Play-Offs
  2. ^ 1 appearance in the Johan Cruyff Shield and 6 appearances in the Champions League

InternationalEdit

Statistics accurate as of match played 10 September 2019.[8]
Morocco
Year Apps Goals
2017 2 0
2018 6 0
2019 2 0
Total 10 0

Personal lifeEdit

He is the younger brother of fellow Morocco international player Nordin Amrabat.[9]

HonoursEdit

Feyenoord

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia – List of Players" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 4 June 2018. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20101119032607/http://www.onsoranje.nl/nieuws/artikel/6528/schaduwteam-langs-willem-iirkc
  3. ^ http://www.fifadata.com/document/FU17/2013/pdf/FU17_2013_SquadLists.pdf
  4. ^ Bakkali, Achraf. "Première apparition de Sofyan Amrabat avec les Lions de l'Atlas". Mountakhab.net.
  5. ^ "Sofyan Amrabat maakt Marokko-debuut - FC Utrecht". www.fcutrecht.nl.
  6. ^ "Boufal left out of Morocco squad".
  7. ^ "S. Amrabat". Soccerway. Retrieved 26 September 2017.
  8. ^ "Sofyan Amrabat". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman.
  9. ^ "Trotse Nordin Amrabat ziet broer Sofyan bij FC Utrecht tekenen". ad.nl. Retrieved 9 November 2014.
  10. ^ Feyenoord wint KNVB-beker mede dankzij prachtgoal Van Persie - AD (in Dutch)
  11. ^ "Jones the shootout hero as Feyenoord win Super Cup". theworldgame.sbs. 5 August 2017.
  12. ^ "Soccerway Match Report". Soccerway. 4 August 2018. Retrieved 17 August 2018.

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