Full Name: Benjamin Woodburn
Height: 1.74 m
Nationality: Wales
Date of Birth: November 16, 1999 (17)
Weight: 72 kg
2nd Nationality: England
Birthplace: Chester
Foot: Right

Ben Woodburn

Ben Woodburn (born 16 November 1999) is an Welsh professional footballer who plays as a forward for Liverpool.

Youth Career

Joined Liverpool aged 8 in 2007.

Fast-tracked from the under-16s squad to the under-18s when he was 15.

Signed a long term deal in November 2016.

Liverpool

In his first two games for Liverpool against Wigan and Fleetwood (pre-season friendlies), he scored a goal in each match with Liverpool beating Fleetwood 5-0 and Wigan 2-0.

Become the third youngest player to represent Liverpool when he made his debut against Sunderland in November 2016.

Came on as sub and scored against Leeds United in 2016, Becomes Liverpool’s youngest ever scorer infront of the Kop.

Nominated for the 2017 European Golden Boy award and for the Premier League 2 Player of the Season.

Named Liverpool  2016-17 Academy Player of the Season.

International

Eligible to represent Wales or England. Offered an under-16 call-up by England in August 2014 but chose to remain in the Wales.

Called up to train at a regional development centre at Dragon Park when he was just 13 years old.

Scored a hat-trick for the Under-16 against Northern Ireland.

Captained the Wales Under-17 team against Greece in 2016.

Called up to the full Wales squad in March 2017.

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Club career
Years Teams Apps Gls
2015- Liverpool U18s (Youth)  4  (1)
2016- Liverpool U23s (Youth)  12  (6)
2016- Liverpool  9  (1)
National team
2014 Wales U15  2  (0)
2015 Wales U16  1  (3)
2014 Wales U17  8  (1)
2016 Wales U19  4  (2)



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