Jonathan Bakali

Jonathan Bakali


Full name: Jonathan Bakali Wawina

Country: France/DR Congo

Date of birth: 29/03/2002 (16 years old)

Place of birth: Kinshasa (DR Congo)

Height: 175cm

Youth career: AS Monaco

Current club: AS Monaco 

Squad number: —

Current national team: —

Position: winger, second striker

Preferred foot: left

Market value (by —

Tournaments participated in: —

Contract until: unknown

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Riyad Mahrez



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– still has margin to improve the consistency of his decision taking on the ball

– ambidexterity/using his right weaker foot


Style of play:

– flamboyant winger

– player with good body mass ratio, physical strength, natural fitness and stamina who feels comfortable in contact situations with opposite defenders

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

– suitable to play on both wings (preferably on the right as an ‘inverted winger’)

– superb coordination, agility and balance

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

– likes to dribble

– confident, dynamic and very positive with ball

– likes to cut inside to the inside of the pitch to either shoot, cross or pass

– possesses good mid-range and long-range shooting skills

– excellent balance and changes of pace

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

– good reaction to the loss of the ball with good aggressive attitude, and good recovery of his position

– avoids using weaker foot


He is best suited to playing as:

Right winger in 4-3-3.






League summary (as for 17 February 2019):

No senior team appearances yet.



Jonathan Bakali joined AS Monaco youth academy in July 2017. He is considered to be on of the most talented teenagers in France. He is a part of a very talented generation of French players born in 2002 wchich includes Georginio Rutter, Theo Zidane, Timothée Pembele, Nianzou Kouassi, Dilane Bakwa, Adil Aouchiche, Lucien Agoume and Junior Kadile. Despite being only 16, he is already one of the stars of Monaco U-19 team.




Football Talent Scout potential rating:

8/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

First team material in a top European club.





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