Tino Kadewere

Tinotenda "Tino" Kadewere (born 5 January 1996) is a Zimbabwean professional footballer who plays for French Ligue 1 side Lyon and the Zimbabwe national team as a striker or winger.

Tino Kadewere
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Kadewere in 2019 with Le Havre
Personal information
Full name Philana Tinotenda Kadewere
Date of birth (1996-01-05) 5 January 1996 (age 25)
Place of birth Highfield, Harare, Zimbabwe
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Striker/Winger
Club information
Current team
Lyon
Youth career
2011–2013 Prince Edward School
2014 Harare City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015 Harare City (7)
2015Djurgårdens IF (loan) 5 (0)
2016–2018 Djurgårdens IF 43 (13)
2018–2020 Le Havre 43 (23)
2020– Lyon 33 (10)
2020Le Havre (loan) 4 (2)
National team
2015– Zimbabwe 18 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 May 2021
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23:49, 16 November 2020 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

ZimbabweEdit

Kadewere was picked up by Harare City in 2014 after he had finished playing for his high school team at Prince Edward School.[1] During the first half of his debut season with the first team he scored seven goals in the Zimbabwe Premier Soccer League.[2]

Djurgårdens IFEdit

During the summer of 2015, Kadewere went for trials with Swedish first division club Djurgårdens IF and French Ligue 2 side Sochaux.[3] Later he decided to join Djurgårdens IF on a loan in August 2015 for the remainder of the season with an option for the club to sign him permanently on a four-year deal at the end of the year.[4] He made his Allsvenskan debut on 29 August 2015.[2] He later joined Djurgården for a reported sum of 150K Euros.

Kadewere scored his first league goal for the club on 25 July 2016, scoring consolation goal in the 94th minute of a 3–1 home loss to GIF Sundsvall having been subbed on in the 85th minute.[5]

On 27 May 2018, he scored four goals in a league game against IK Sirius, making him the first Djurgården player since Tommy Berggren in 1978 to score four goals in a single league game.[6]

Le HavreEdit

In July 2018, Kadewere joined French Ligue 2 side Le Havre on a four-year contract.[7] The transfer fee paid to Djurgården was reported as $2.5 million.[8]

LyonEdit

On 22 January 2020, Kadewere signed with Ligue 1 club Olympique Lyonnais. The deal also saw him stay at Le Havre on loan for the remainder of the 2019–20 season.[9]

Kadewere began with the Lyon squad for the 2020–21 season. On 8 November 2020, he scored a brace for Lyon in a 2–1 win over Saint-Étienne.[10]

International careerEdit

Kadewere represented Zimbabwe at the under-17, under-20 and under-23 youth levels.[4] He made his international debut for the senior team in a 2–0 win against the Comoros on 21 June 2015.[11]

Career statisticsEdit

InternationalEdit

As of match played 16 November 2020[12]
Appearances and goals by national team and year
National team Year Apps Goals
Zimbabwe 2015 2 0
2016 2 0
2017 1 0
2018 6 2
2019 5 0
2020 2 1
Total 18 3

International goalsEdit

As of match played 12 November 2020.[12]
Scores and results list Zimbabwe's goal tally first, score column indicates score after each Kadewere goal.
List of international goals scored by Tino Kadewere
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 9 June 2018 Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane, South Africa   Zambia 1–0 4–2 (a.e.t.) 2018 COSAFA Cup
2. 2–2
3. 12 November 2020 Stade 5 Juillet 1962, Algiers, Algeria   Algeria 1–3 1–3 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Djurgårdens IF

InternationalEdit

Zimbabwe

IndividualEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Top Swedish club captures City star". The Standard (Zimbabwe). 8 August 2015. Retrieved 17 September 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Jag ska göra det bättre än Nyasha". Aftonbladet. Retrieved 14 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Newsday - Kadewere chooses Sweden over France". Retrieved 7 August 2015.
  4. ^ a b "DIF Fotboll - Kadewere klar för DIF - DIF Fotboll". Djurgårdens IF Fotboll. Retrieved 14 September 2015.
  5. ^ "Djurgardens vs. Sundsvall – 25 July 2016 – Soccerway". int.soccerway.com.
  6. ^ "Tommy Berggren har avlidit – 28 May 2018 – Aftonladet". sportbladet.se.
  7. ^ Madyira, Michael (28 July 2018). "Zimbabwean striker Tino Kadewere completes move French Ligue 2 side Le Havre". Goal. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  8. ^ Nhakaniso, Daniel (5 August 2018). "Kadewere turns down MLS offer". The Standard. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  9. ^ "Official | Le Havre confirm sale of Tino Kadewere to Lyon | Get French Football News". www.getfootballnewsfrance.com. Retrieved 23 January 2020.
  10. ^ "OL 2–1 ASSE". Ligue 1. 8 November 2020.
  11. ^ Benjamin Strack-Zimmermann. "Tinotenda Kadewere - National Football Teams". national-football-teams.com. Retrieved 14 September 2015.
  12. ^ a b "Kadewere, Tinotenda". national-football-teams.com. National Football Teams. Retrieved 11 June 2018.
  13. ^ "Zimbabwe break Zambian hearts again to claim 2018 COSAFA Cup title".
  14. ^ "Tino Kadewere, lauréat en Domino's Ligue 2" (in French). UNFP. 18 September 2019. Retrieved 12 March 2021.

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