Crysencio Summerville

Crysencio Jilbert Sylverio Cirro Summerville (born 30 October 2001) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League side Leeds United and the Netherlands U19s national team.

Crysencio Summerville
Summerville with Feyenoord in July 2019
Personal information
Full name Crysencio Jilbert Sylverio Cirro Summerville[1]
Date of birth (2001-10-30) 30 October 2001 (age 19)
Place of birth Rotterdam, Netherlands
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)[2]
Position(s) Winger
Club information
Current team
Leeds United
Number 38
Youth career
0000–2008 RVVV Noorderkwartier
2008–2018 Feyenoord
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018–2020 Feyenoord 0 (0)
2019FC Dordrecht (loan) 18 (5)
2019–2020ADO Den Haag (loan) 21 (2)
2020– Leeds United 0 (0)
National team
2016–2017 Netherlands U16 4 (1)
2017–2018 Netherlands U17 16 (1)
2018 Netherlands U18 4 (1)
2019– Netherlands U19 5 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 June 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 9 September 2020

Club career


Born in Rotterdam, Summerville played youth football at RVVV Noorderkwartier before joining the Feyenoord academy in 2008.[2][3] In March 2018, he signed his first professional contract with Feyenoord; a contract lasting until the summer of 2021.[4]

On 12 December 2018, he joined FC Dordrecht on loan until the end of the 2018–19 season.[5] He made his Eerste Divisie debut for Dordrecht on 13 January 2019 in a game against Den Bosch, as a 70th-minute substitute for Oussama Zamouri.[6] On 29 January 2019 he made his starting eleven debut for the club, scoring his first goal as a professional footballer in the sixth minute.[7]

In August 2019, he joined fellow Eredivisie side ADO Den Haag on loan.[8] He made his debut for the club on 31 August 2019 in a 1–0 win against VVV Venlo in a 1–0 victory.[9] On 26 October 2019, he scored his first Eredivisie goal for ADO Den Haag on 26 October 2019 in a 2–0 win against Vitesse Arnhem, becoming the youngest goalscorer for the club in the Eredivisie.[10] He impressed for the club during his spell, scoring two goals and gained three assists for the side.[11]

He returned to Feyenoord at the end of his loan spell ahead of the 2020–21 Eredivisie season, with Voetbal International reporting on 17 August 2020 that Summerville had turned down a new extended contract offer at Feyenoord.[12]

Leeds United

On 16 September 2020 he joined Leeds United for an undisclosed fee, signing a three-year contract.[13]


Born in the Netherlands, Summerville is of Surinamese descent.[14] He won the 2018 UEFA European Under-17 Championship with the Netherlands national under-17 football team, scoring a goal in the group game against Germany and appearing as a substitute in the final against Italy.[15]


Netherlands U17


  1. "2020/21 Premier League squads confirmed". Premier League. 20 October 2020. Retrieved 21 October 2020.
  2. Crysencio Summerville at
  3. Beck, Tim (4 December 2018). "Wie is Feyenoord-dilemma Crysencio Summerville?". (in Dutch). Retrieved 25 September 2020.
  4. "Eerste profcontract voor Crysencio Summerville". (in Dutch). Feyenoord. 27 March 2018. Retrieved 25 September 2020.
  5. "Toptalent van Feyenoord naar FC Dordrecht" [Top talent from Feyenoord to FC Dordrecht] (in Dutch). FC Dordrecht. 12 December 2018.
  6. "Game Report by Soccerway". Soccerway. 13 January 2019.
  7. "FC Dordrecht laat zege uit handen glippen" [FC Dordrechts lets win slip] (in Dutch). FC Dordrecht. 29 December 2018.
  8. "Crysencio Summerville op huurbasis naar ADO Den Haag" (in Dutch). ADO Den Haag. 30 August 2019. Retrieved 26 September 2020.
  9. "ADO Den Haag 1 VVV Venlo 0". Eurosport. 9 September 2020.
  10. "Summerville jongste ADO-doelpuntenmaker ooit: 'Drie punten zijn belangrijker'" [Summerville youngest ADO goal scorer ever: "Three points are more important"] (in Dutch). Omroep West. 26 October 2019.
  11. "ADO Den Haag neemt weer afscheid van lichtpuntje Summerville" [ADO Den Haag says goodbye to the bright spot of Summerville]. Voetbal International. 5 May 2020. Retrieved 26 September 2020.
  12. Krabbendam, Martijn (17 August 2020). "Summerville mist perspectief bij Feyenoord en tekent niet bij" [Summerville lacks perspective at Feyenoord and does not sign up]. Voetbal International. Retrieved 26 September 2020.
  13. Sobot, Lee (16 September 2020). "Leeds United sign winger Crysencio Summerville from Feyenoord". Yorkshire Evening Post. Retrieved 26 September 2020.
  14. "Crysencio Summerville".
  15. "Italy U17 v Netherlands U17 game report". UEFA. 20 May 2018.
  16. Saffer, Paul (20 May 2018). "Netherlands win #U17EURO: at a glance".