Date of birth: 23/09/2005 (16 years old)
Place of birth: Stourbridge (England)
Youth career: Birmingham City
Current club: Birmingham City
Squad number: 39
Current national team: England U-17
Position: central midfielder, attacking midfielder, winger
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: Syrenka Cup 2021
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Piotr Zieliński
– ball control
– needs to be more aggressive in defensive challenges
– can be overambitious with dribbles sometimes
Style of play:
– roaming playmaker/advanced playmaker
– can also play on the wing thanks to his pace and dribbling skills
– player with decent body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina, and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact situations
– player with very good technical ability, mobility, 1vs1 short-dribbling skills, close ball control, and fast direction shifts in possession
– knows how to dictate tempo using his good vision, passing ability at all distances, and natural technique to create dynamism on the team’s build-up process
– very good pace, balance, agility, and coordination
– confident player who likes to have the ball at his feet and use his dribbling skills
– able to make effective late runs into opposite penalty box lurking for a chance to exploit his shooting skills
– equally useful in combinational and counterattacking style
– great mix of progressive passer and carrier who always tries to find a vertical option in his game
– intelligent and creative player, who finds the space well between the lines
– creative at his off-the-ball movements, and likes to find the best space to receive the ball with good timings, linking up the team’s midfield and attack
– very comfortable on the ball, with a willingness to play and receive passes along the ground
– able to deliver pinpoint passes and crosses
– displays a natural technique to take fast decisions in tight spaces/press-resistant player
Bellingham with a great first touch pass to assist his teammate.
Bellingham cuts inside from the left wing and makes a brilliant through ball to his teammate.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central midfielder in 4-3-3.
League summary (as for 29 October 2021):
No senior team appearances yet.
Jobe Bellingham is the brother of Jude Bellingham – Borussia Dortmund star and one of the biggest teenage talents in Europe at the moment. Jobe is also Birmingham City’s youth graduate and he is also considered to be a huge talent. Jobe sat on the first team’s bench twice already and his professional debut seems to be only a matter of time. He is also a regular youth international for England and now he is a member of the U-17 team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Player has the potential to become a key player in a top European club.