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Wilfried Zaha

Crystal Palace FC, Manchester United FC

2 appearances, 0 goals
 
P 2 W 1 D 0 L 1 F 5: A 6
*(actual F 0: A 1)
50% successful
2012-13

disciplined: none
captain:
none
minutes played:
21

Timeline

  Dazet Wilfried Armel Zaha (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Birth 10 November 1992 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire [not registered in England & Wales]. His family emigrated to England in 1997.  One of eight siblings, moved to London in 1997
Attended Whitehorse Manor Junior School in Thorton Heath and Selsdon High School in Selsdon.

Source

Barry J. Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2012] &

Playing Career


Club(s)
Zaha signed for the Crystal Palace FC Youth Academy in 2005, earning his right to make his league debut in 2010. He joined Manchester United FC on 25 January 2013. He was immediately loaned back to Crystal Palace FC for the remainder of the season, and achieved the club promotion to the Premier League. Zaha, on 31 January 2014, joined Cardiff City FC on loan for the rest of the season. After failing to establish a first team spot at United, Zaha rejoined Crystal Palace FC on 28 August 2014 on a season-long loan. The deal was made permanent for £3 million, on 2 February 2015.

League honours
316+48 appearances, 58 goals
four red cards
Crystal Palace FC 2010-13 loan 2013 103+23 appearances, thirteen goals
debut (championship): (sub) 27 March 2010 Crystal Palace FC 1 Cardiff City FC 2.
Manchester United FC 2013 0+two appearances
debut: (sub) 7 December 2013 Manchester United FC 0 Newcastle United FC 1.
Cardiff City FC 2014 loan five+seven appearances
debut: (sub) 1 February 2014 Cardiff City FC 2 Norwich City FC 1.
Crystal Palace FC 2014-15 loan 2015-21 permanent
199+nine, 44 goals
debut: (sub) 30 August 2014 Newcastle United FC 3 Crystal Palace 3
.
Club honours Football League Championship fifth place & play off winners 2012-13 (43 apps);
FA Community Shield winners
2013;
FA Cup runners-up 2015-16 (6);
Individual honours Crystal Palace FC Young Player of the Year 2010-11, 2011-12; Football League Young Player of the Year 2011-12; Football League Young Player of the Month October 2012; PFA Championship Player of the Year 2012-13; PFA Championship Team of the Year 2012-13; Premier League Player of the Month April 2018; Crystal Palace FC Player of the Year 2017-18;
Distinctions None
Height/Weight 5' 11", 10st. 5lbs [2012]. 10st 6lbs [2019]

Source

Barry Hugman's PFA Yearbook [2012] & ENFA

England Career

Player number 1194th player to appear for England.
BME number The 73rd BME player at Senior level.
Position(s) Midfielder
First match No. 915, 14 November 2012, Sweden 4 England 2, a Stadium inauguration match at Nationalarenan Friends Arena, Solna kommun, Stockholm län, substitute (84:00), aged 20 years 4 days.
Last match No. 921, 14 August 2013, England 3 Scotland 2, a friendly match at The National Stadium, Wembley, London, substitute (74:48), aged 21 years 277 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours England U21 (thirteen appearances, one goal, 2012-13), England U19 (two appearances, 2011), Côte D'Ivoire (eight appearances, two goals, 2017-18)
Distinctions Born in the Côte d'Ivoire, he was eligible to play for them up until his first competitive England match at full level. On 26 November 2016, he switched his allegiance to Côte D'Ivoire.


The Numbers
Squads Apps comp.apps starts sub unused minutes Goals captain
2 2 0 0 ▲2
0
0 21 0 none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.
P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
2 1 0 1 5 6 -1 0 0 2.50 3.00 50.0 =0

Venue Record

Venue P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 1 0 0 3 2 +1 0 0 3.00 2.00 100.0 +1
Away 1 0 0 1 2 4 -2 0 0 2.00 4.00 0.00 -1

Shirt & Competition Record
Colour & Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White shirt
Friendly match
2 1 0 1 5 6 -1 0 0 2.50 3.00 50.0 =0

Match History

 Club: Crystal Palace F.C. - one full appearance (six minutes)

manager: Roy Hodgson - two full appearances (21 min)x


Age 20
1 915 14 November 2012 - Sweden 4 England 2, Nationalarenan Friends Arena, Solna (⮀3-2) Fr AL sub 84 19
   

 Club: Newcastle United F.C. - one full appearance (15 mins)  

2 921 14 August 2013 - England 3 Scotland 2, The National Stadium, Wembley (⮀3-2) Fr HW sub 75 22
   
Zaha switched his allegiance to Côte d'Ivoire  26 November 2016

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