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Jonathan LekoJonathan Leko (born 24 April 1999) is an English professional footballer who plays as a right winger for West Bromwich Albion.
Youth CareerWas made a first-year scholar for the 2015-16 season.
West Bromwich AlbionLeko made his professional debut on 23 September 2015, coming off the bench in a Football League Cup defeat to Norwich City.Agreed a one-year extension to his scholarship, and he will sign a three-year professional contract after his 17th birthday next April.Made his Premier League debut at just 16 years and 344 days in April 2016 against Sunderland.Leko was also the first player to be born in 1999 to make an appearance in the Premier League.Named on the shortlist for the 2017 European Golden Boy.
InternationalLeko has represented England at under-16 and under-17 levels.
PersonalLeko arrived in England from the Democratic Republic of Congo at the age of eight, when his father was granted asylum.
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