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Tahith Chong Biography, Age, Date Of Birth, Early Life, Career, Honours, Net Worth And All You Need To Know About Him


Tahith Chong is a Dutch Professional Football playing as a right winger for Manchester United, in the English Premier League. Chong plays for the Netherlands national team in the U-21 level. He also palyed for the team at the Netherlands U-15 level. 

In this article we shall be looking at Tahith Chong Biography, Age, Date of birth, Early Life, Career, Honours, Net Worth and More. But don't forget to drop us a comment and share to friends at the end of this article.

Chong is known for his ability to score goals from outside of the box, he is more comfortable on the left wing as it allows him to show off his blistering pace. However, he is capable of covering as a striker as well and also plays in midfield.

Before we continue lets take a look at Tahith Chongs profile:


Profile

Name:                 Tahith Chong

Age:                    20

Date Of Birth:      4 December, 1999

Place Of Birth:    Willemstad, Curaçao

Height:                1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)

Nationality:         Netherlands, Curaçoan

Hair Color:          Black

Eye Color:          Brown

Marital Status:    Single

Occupation:       Footballer

Club:                  Manchester United

Position:            Right Winger

Shirt Number:    44    

Net Worth:         £800,000 est.




Early Life

Tahith Chong was born in Willemstad, Curacao. He is of Chinese descent, he later migrated to Rotherdam Netherlands in order to play for a professional club, at the age of 10 he joined Feyenoord club. When he completed his move to Manchester United, Chong's family also moved to England in firm support for the young lad.


International Career

Chong played for the Netherlands national team at the 2016 UEFA European Under-17 Championship and scored the only goal in the quarter-final victory against Sweden. What a nice feat for the Manchester United starlet. 

Club Career

At the age of 10, Chong began playing for Feyenoord Rotherdam in 2009. Due to his talents as a young player he was bid for by teams like Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal. Chong later moved to Manchester United, even though Feyenoord tried as much as they can to convince the starlet to stay but he made his intention to join Manchester United clear in an interview "would have liked to stay longer at Feyenoord because it's my club", the discussions of a new contract with the club "were very vague".

He was signed by Manchester United on July 27, 2016. He joined along side Angel Gomes and while it was a very good setup for the youth team, he managed to stand out with a lot of goals. Despite his serious knee injury that had forced him out of the field for 10 months, he has made his way into the Under-23 team of the club and is constantly rooted by fans for inclusion into the first team.

Chong was voted Manchester United's Under-23s Player of the Year, picking up the Denzil Haroun Reserve Player of the Year award. In doing so, he became the first player since Giuseppe Rossi to win the award the year after also being named the Jimmy Murphy Young Player of the Year [Axel Tuanzebe is also won both awards, but his were separated by two years].




Honours

  • Jimmy Murphy Young Player of the Year: 2017–18
  • Denzil Haroun Reserve Player of the Year: 2018–19
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