Joel Latibeaudiere
Personal information
Full name Joel Owen Latibeaudiere[1]
Date of birth (2000-01-06) 6 January 2000 (age 22)
Place of birth Doncaster, England
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)[2]
Position(s) Centre back
Club information
Current team
Swansea City
Number 22
Youth career
2013–2018 Manchester City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018–2020 Manchester City 0 (0)
2019–2020FC Twente (loan) 5 (1)
2020– Swansea City 39 (0)
National team
2016 England U16 4 (0)
2016–2017 England U17 16 (0)
2017–2018 England U18 5 (0)
2019 England U20 5 (0)
2022– Jamaica 1 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 21:52, 6 August 2022 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 02:26, 2 June 2022 (UTC)

Joel Owen Latibeaudiere (born 6 January 2000) is an professional footballer who plays as a defender for Swansea City. Born in England, he plays for the Jamaican national team.

Club career

Manchester City

Latibeaudiere joined Manchester City at the age of thirteen but did not make a senior appearance at the club.[3][4] He captained City's under-18s to the Premier League North title, and was part of the side that reached the FA Youth Cup final.[5] He went on loan to FC Twente for the 2019–20 Eredivisie season, where he made five appearances and scored once.[6]

Swansea City

In October 2020, Latibeaudiere joined Swansea City on a three-year contract.[4] He scored his first goal for the club in an EFL Cup tie against Reading on 10 August 2021.[7]

International career

Born in England, Latibeaudiere is of Jamaican descent. He was a member of the side that finished runners up to Spain at the 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship and missed a penalty in the final.[8] In October 2017 he was included in the squad for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup[9] and played the full game in the final as England defeated Spain to lift the trophy.[10][11]

He was called up to the Jamaica national team in May 2022.[12] He made his debut in a 6–0 friendly defeat to Catalonia on 25 May.[13]

Career statistics

As of match played 16 March 2021
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup EFL Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Manchester City U23 2017–18[14] 1[a] 0 1 0
2018–19[15] 1[a] 0 1 0
Total 2 0 2 0
FC Twente (loan) 2019–20[2] Eredivisie 5 1 1 0 6 1
Swansea City 2020–21[16] Championship 8 0 2 0 0 0 10 0
Career total 13 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 18 1
  1. ^ a b Appearance(s) in EFL Trophy

Honours

England U17

References

  1. ^ "Premier League clubs publish 2019/20 retained lists". Premier League. 26 June 2020. Retrieved 10 July 2020.
  2. ^ a b "J. Latibeaudiere: Summary". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 6 March 2021.
  3. ^ Brennan, Stuart (5 September 2019). "England starlet speaks of his Man City frustration". Manchester Evening News. Retrieved 23 October 2019.
  4. ^ a b "Swansea City sign Man City defender Joel Latibeaudiere on permanent deal". Wales Online. 16 October 2020. Retrieved 16 October 2020.
  5. ^ "Swansea City complete signing of Joel Latibeaudiere". Swansea City. 16 October 2020. Retrieved 16 October 2020.
  6. ^ http://www.thefa.com/news/2019/oct/11/joel-latibeaudiere-england-u20s-interview-131019%
  7. ^ "Reading 0-3 Swansea". BBC. 10 August 2021. Retrieved 11 August 2021.
  8. ^ a b Leach, Conrad (19 May 2017). "European Under-17s Championship: England lose final to Spain on penalties". Guardian. Retrieved 30 October 2019.
  9. ^ Stone, Simon (4 October 2017). "England Under-17 World Cup Squad". BBC Sport. Retrieved 30 October 2019.
  10. ^ a b Rostance, Tom (28 October 2017). "England win U17 World Cup: Young Lions fight back to beat Spain in final". BBC Sport. Retrieved 30 October 2019.
  11. ^ "The inside story of how England won the Under-17 World Cup". The Independent. 18 November 2019. Archived from the original on 9 June 2022.
  12. ^ Coleman, Tom (16 May 2022). "Swans transfer news as winger pursuit hits problem and Forest threat disappears". WalesOnline.
  13. ^ "MONTILIVI VIBRA AMB L'EXHIBICIÓ DE CATALUNYA CONTRA JAMAICA" [MONTILIVI VIBRATES WITH THE EXHIBITION OF CATALONIA AGAINST JAMAICA]. www.fcf.cat (in Catalan). 25 May 2022. Retrieved 26 May 2022.
  14. ^ "Games played by Joel Latibeaudiere in 2017/2018". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 March 2021.
  15. ^ "Games played by Joel Latibeaudiere in 2018/2019". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 March 2021.
  16. ^ "Games played by Joel Latibeaudiere in 2020/2021". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 March 2021.