Jonah Fabisch
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Personal information
Full nameJonah Reinhard Fabisch
Date of birth (2001-08-13) 13 August 2001 (age 19)
Place of birthNairobi, Kenya
Playing positionMidfielder
Club information
Current team
Hamburger SV U19
Number6

Jonah Fabisch is the son of the late Dream Team coach Reinhard Fabisch. He is currently playing for Hamburg SV in Germany his father's native country.

Background

Jonah was born on 13 August 2001 to former Warriors coach Reinhard Fabisch and Chawada Kachidza-Fabisch.[1] His surname rings loud in the memories of the Zimbabwean football community. His father was the mentor of the famed Dream Team that featured the likes of Peter Ndlovu, the late Benjamin Nkonjera and Francis Shonhayi among others.

Career

Jonah has developed through the age group teams of the German Bundesliga team and is now a junior international for Germany. Early this year, Hamburg awarded the 17-year old a four- year contract to starve off increasing interest from other Bundesliga teams.[2]

Jonah Fabisch

National Team

Jonah has been called for the Zimbabwe national U23 football team and the Warriors but he has not featured for them for different reasons.[1]


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 , [1], The Herald, Published: 30 October, 2019 , Accessed: 14 February, 2020
  2. Simba Rushwaya, [2], Business Times, Published: 20 September, 2018 , Accessed: 14 February, 2020