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Jonathan Leko - All you need to know

Jonathan Leko has become the club’s sixth signing of the summer transfer window.

The England youth international arrives on a season-long loan from West Bromwich Albion.

Leko will link up with his new team-mates after completing international duty for England Under-19s – so for fans who want to know a little more about the forward, here’s a handy guide.


Born: April 24th 1999 (age 18).

Place of Birth: Kinshasa, DR Congo.

Position: Forward.

Previous professional clubs: West Bromwich Albion.

Career totals: 16 appearances.

International football: England Under-16s, England Under-17s and England Under-18s.

Awards: West Brom Young Player of the Year 2015/16, Premier League 2 Player of the Month December 2016.

Did you know: In April 2016, Leko became the first player born in 1999 to start a Premier League match.