Munyaradzi Mbanje

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Munyaradzi Mbanje

Munyaradzi Mbanje was born on 1 September 1996 [1] in Harare’s high density surbub Mufakose [2] son to Chipo Masawi and Trymore Mbanje is a professional footballer who plays for Leeds United FC in the United Kingdom as a forward, he can also play as an attacking midfielder.

Professional career

Mbanje was spotted playing for Aces Youth Academy in Harare by former Caps United player Phillip Zulu who is an FA accredited coach [3] He signed a professional contract with Leeds United as an academy on 26 April 2013. Since joining Leeds, Mbanje has proved his talents and has made appearance for the Under 18 and Under 21 teams.[4]

International career

Mbanje was called for the Young warriors Under 23 friendly match against Morocco in November 2014 together with other international players like Marvelous Nakamba of Vitesse, Tatenda Mukuruva & Miles Bonne.[5]


  1. Munyaradzi Mbanje, ‘’Facebook Profile’’, Retrieved: 15 November 2014
  2. Collins Matiza, Mbanje joins Leeds United, ‘’The Herald’’, Published: 30 April 2013, Retrieved: 15 Nov. 14
  3. Dan Coombs, Five facts no new Zimbabwean youth international Munyaradzi Mbanje, ‘’HITC Sport’’, Published.14 November 2014, Retrieved 15 November: 2014
  4. Munashe Ndoro, Mbanje continues to shine at Leeds, ‘’The Zimbabwean’’, Published: 27 August 2014, Retrieved: 15 Nov. 14
  5. Young warriors squad for Morocco announced,, Published: 11 November 2014, Retrieved: 15 November 2014