Mbwana Samatta
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Personal information
Full name Mbwana Ally Samatta
Date of birth 23 December 1992 (1992-12-23) (age 27)
Place of birth    Dar Es Salaam, Flag of Tanzania Tanzania
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current club Flag of Turkey Fenerbahçe (on loan from Aston Villa)
Number 20
Youth clubs
2008–2010 Flag of Tanzania African Lyon
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
Flag of Tanzania Simba SC
Flag of DR Congo TP Mazembe
Flag of Belgium Genk
Flag of England Aston Villa
Flag of TurkeyFenerbahçe (loan)
025 0(13)
103 0(60)
101 0(43)
014 00(1)
National team
2011– Flag of Tanzania Tanzania 056 0(20)

Mbwana Ally Samatta (born 23 December 1992) is a Tanzanian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Turkish club Fenerbahçe on loan from Aston Villa and the Tanzania national team.

Samatta began his career as a youth player for Tanzanian club African Lyon in 2008. He turned professional in 2010 with Simba Sports Club, where he played for only half of the season before moving to TP Mazembe, spending a total of five years with them, initially becoming a first-team regular. He was named the 2015 African based Player of the Year, and finished the season as the top goalscorer of the CAF Champions League as he helped TP Mazembe to win the title.

In January 2016, Samatta signed for Belgian side K.R.C. Genk, helping them to qualify for the UEFA Europa League and win the Belgian Jupiler League in 2019. Having finished the season as the top goalscorer of the Jupiler League he also won the Ebony Shoe award in Belgium for his outstanding season with Genk.

In January 2020, he moved to Premier League club Aston Villa.

External links

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Fenerbahçe S.K. squad - 2020–21

1. Volkan 2. Egemen 3. Hasan Ali 4. Bekir 5. M. Topal 7. Sow 8. Holmén 9. Webó 10. Diego 11. Kuyt 14. Meireles 16. Cristian 21. Selçuk 22. B. Alves 23. Mert 24. Kadlec 25. Emre 26. Alper 29. Emenike 35. İbrahim 38. M. Topuz 48. Salih 53. Serdar 54. Erten 77. Gökhan 88. Caner -. Marković

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