Leeroy Owusu


Leeroy Owusu (born 13 August 1996) is a Dutch professional footballer of Ghanaian descent who plays as a right back for Willem II.

Leeroy Owusu
Personal information
Full name Leeroy Owusu
Date of birth (1996-08-13) 13 August 1996 (age 24)
Place of birth Purmerend, Netherlands
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Position(s) Right back
Club information
Current team
Willem II
Number 13
Youth career
2004–2014 Ajax
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2018 Jong Ajax 59 (1)
2016–2017Excelsior (loan) 5 (1)
2017–2018Almere City (loan) 29 (1)
2018–2020 De Graafschap 67 (4)
2020– Willem II 1 (0)
National team
2013 Netherlands U17 4 (0)
2013–2014 Netherlands U18 3 (0)
2014−2015 Netherlands U19 9 (0)
2015 Netherlands U20 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 October 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 August 2018

Club career


On 15 March 2013, Owusu signed a three-year contract with Ajax, tying him down to the club until 30 June 2016.[1] He made his debut for Jong Ajax as a half-time substitute for Joël Veltman in an Eerste Divisie match against Telstar on 11 August 2014.[2] In November 2014, Owusu extended his contract with Ajax until 2019.[3]

Career statistics


As of 13 May 2019[4]
Club statistics
Club Season League Cup Other[lower-alpha 1] Total
Division AppsGoals AppsGoals AppsGoals AppsGoals
Jong Ajax 2014–15 Eerste Divisie 281281
2015–16 Eerste Divisie 310310
Excelsior (loan) 2016−17 Eredivisie 512071
Almere City (loan) 2017−18 Eerste Divisie 2912160372
De Graafschap 2018−19 Eredivisie 331210000
Career total 126462601386

References


  1. "Ajax contracteert jeugdspelers" (in Dutch). AFC Ajax. 15 March 2013. Retrieved 15 August 2014.
  2. "Jong Ajax vs. Telstar - 11 August 2014". Soccerway. 11 August 2014.
  3. "Leeroy Owusu verlengt contract" (in Dutch). Ajax. 20 November 2014. Retrieved 20 November 2014.
  4. Leeroy Owusu at Soccerway