Adnan Januzaj Profile

Adnan Januzaj

Ad­nan Januzaj, born Brus­sels, Bel­gi­um, Feb­ruary 5, 1995. Ad­nan Januzaj was born in the Euro­pean Uni­on cap­it­al of Brus­sels to Koso­var-Al­bani­an par­ents. An ath­let­ic and com­pet­it­ive mid­field play­maker, he ap­peared for the An­der­lecht Youth Te­am be­fore he left the Pro Lea­gue club to te­am up wi­th Man­chester Uni­ted at the back end of the 2011-12 season.

Ad­nan Januzaj was giv­en his com­pet­it­ive de­but for Man­chester Uni­ted by Sir Al­ex Fer­guson when he took the field as a late sec­ond ha­lf re­place­ment for Dutch stri­ker Robin van Per­sie in a 2-0 tri­umph over Wi­gan Ath­let­ic at Wemb­ley Sta­dium in the FA Com­munity Shield on the 11th of Au­gust 2013. He made his fir­st Pre­mier Lea­gue ap­pear­ance in a 2-0 vic­tory ag­ainst Crys­tal Pal­ace at Old Traf­ford on the 14th of Septem­ber the same year and sco­red a brace in a 2-1 Pre­miership win ag­ainst Sun­der­land at The Sta­dium of Light on the 5th of the fol­low­ing month. Af­ter be­ing loaned out to Bor­us­sia Dort­mund and Sun­der­land, he sig­ned wi­th Span­ish La Liga si­de Re­al So­ciedad at the start of the 2017-18 sea­son. In­ter­na­tion­ally, Januzaj de­b­uted for Bel­gi­um as a sec­ond ha­lf re­place­ment for Chel­sea wing­er Eden Haz­ard in a 1–0 friendly tri­umph ag­ainst Tunisia at the King Baudouin Sta­dium in Brus­sels on the 7th of June 2014. Ad­nan Januzaj: “Ry­an Gig­gs wanted me to be­come a man on the pitch. He help­ed a lot dur­ing the dif­fi­cult years I had wi­th Louis van Gaal.”


Front Page