Callum Hudson-Odoi

Callum Hudson-Odoi


Country: England/Ghana

Date of birth: 07/11/2000 (17 years old)

Place of birth: London (England)

Height: 182cm

Youth career: Chelsea

Current club: Chelsea

Squad number: —

Current national team: England U-18

Position: attacking midfielder, winger, second striker

Preferred foot: right

Market value (by —

Tournaments participated in: 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (3/2), 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship (6/3), 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup (7/1), UEFA Youth League 2017/2018 (3/1)

Contract until: 30.06.2019

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Julian Draxler



– pace and acceleration Untitled1

– athleticism Untitled1

– dribbling Untitled1

– passing Untitled1

– versatility Untitled1

– finishing Untitled

– technique Untitled

– creativity Untitled

– ball control Untitled



– defensive contribution


Style of play:

– versatile player capable of playing in several offensive positions, either in the centre as a striker, as a supporting forward, as an attacking midfielder, or as a winger

– powerful player with good body mass ratio, natural fitness and stamina

– creative player with great technique on the ball, mobility, acceleration skills, fast direction shifts, short-dribbling and good short-mid through passing ability

– likes to play in a free attacking role granted the freedom to roam the pitch and find space

– likes to dribble

– likes to have the ball at his feet and run at opponents

– likes to shoot at every opportunity he gets

– extremely dangerous on the counter thanks to his pace and acceleration

– very dynamic player known for his direct running

– quick and skillful despite being so tall, which allows him to make dynamic dribbling movements and cover large amounts of space

– in addition to his goalscoring ability, he is also a team-player who is capable of creating chances and assisting goals for team-mates thanks to his passing ability, vision and creativity

– efficient in his play and has a natural eye for goal

– extremely dangerous on the counter thanks to his pace and acceleration

– very strong in 1v1 situations, unpredictable and confident of his skills

– competent set-piece taker


He is best suited to playing as:

Left winger in 4-3-3.





English U-18 Championship 16/17 winner with Chelsea.

2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship runner-up with England.

2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup champion with England.


League summary (as for 10 December 2017):

No senior team appearances yet.



Callum Hudson-Odoi signed for Chelsea when he was an under-8 player and has risen through the ranks. He is part of a very talented generation of English players born in 2000, which includes, among others Phil Foden, Jadon Sancho, Rhian Brewster, Jonathan Panzo, Joel Latibeaudiere, Ryan Sessegnon, Angel Gomes, George McEachran and Tashan Oakley-Boothe. In 2017 he represented England at the UEFA European Under-17 Championship, where he scored in the final, but young Lions were ultimately beaten on penalties by Spain. Later in the year, he featured at the FIFA U-17 World Cup as England inflicted revenge by going all the way and beating Spain 5-2 in the final.




Football Talent Scout potential rating:

9/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

Player has potential to become a key player in a top European club.






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