Josh Onomah – Player Profile
Versatile midfielder Josh Onomah is a product of Spurs’ famous Academy system.
Born and raised in Enfield, Josh played 15 times for the U18 squad in 2012-13, scoring once against Manchester United, as well as featuring in the NextGen side and the Under-21s, making one substitute appearance against Newcastle United.
In 2013-14, he made 17 appearances in the Under-18 Premier League, scoring three times, and played twice in the FA Youth Cup, scoring against Fulham. He also made three appearances for our Under-21s.
The 2014-15 season saw him as captain of the side that reached the semi-finals of the FA Youth Cup, in addition to being a regular for the Spurs Under-21s.
Josh initially broke through into the first team under Mauricio Pochettino in January 2015, his first team debut in an FA Cup third round replay victory against Burnley in January, 2015, but not getting Premier League game time until December of the same year, where he came on for Dele Alli in the final minutes of a 3-1 home victory over Aston Villa.
He then made 12 senior appearances in 2016-17, including a Champions League debut off the bench away at Bayer Leverkusen in October, 2016. The previous month saw him net his first top-level goal during a 5-0 home win over Gillingham in the EFL Cup.
Following this he then spent the 2017-18 season on loan at Aston Villa in the Championship, appearing in 37 games, including the 2018 play-off final defeat to Fulham at Wembley, and scoring four goals.
Onomah was then loaned out for the 2018/19 season to Championship side Sheffield Wednesday.
He has represented England at all levels between Under-16 and Under-21 – scoring on his debut for the Under-21s in a 5-0 win over Bosnia-Herzegovina in October, 2016 as well as being part of the Young Lions side that won the European Under-17 Championships in 2014.
|Full Name||Josh Onomah|
|Date of Birth||27th April 1997|
|Place of Birth||Enfield, England|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|2015 – 2015||Tottenham Hotspur- 13 League apps (0 goals)|
|2017 – 2018||Aston Villa (loan) – 33 League apps (4 goals)|
|2018-||Sheffield Wednesday (loan)|
|Champions League Appearances||2|
|Domestic League Appearances||2|