The official website for European football

Kenneth Zohore

Published: Saturday 8 January 2011, 13.07CET
FC København
Published: Saturday 8 January 2011, 13.07CET

Kenneth Zohore

FC København

Clubs: FC København

• Of West African ancestry, Zohore was born in Copenhagen and displayed special talent for Kjøbenhavns Boldklub, FCK's feeder club, where he honed his skills for four years.

• Represented Denmark at youth level, scoring six goals in ten matches for the Under-17s.

• Became the Superligaen's youngest player at 16 years and 35 days when he came on as a substitute in a 5-0 win against AGF Århus on 7 March 2010; it was his only appearance of the club's 2009/10 title-winning campaign.

• Made his UEFA Champions League debut, still aged 16, in the 2-0 loss to FC Barcelona at Camp Nou on 20 October 2010 and scored his first Superligaen goal ten days later in 3-2 home win versus Lyngby BK.

Last updated: 06/05/11 15.37CET

Related information

Player profiles

http://www.uefa.com/news/newsid=1591238.html#kenneth+zohore

UEFA.com features

France's Griezmann on 2010 Under-19 triumph
  • France's Griezmann on 2010 Under-19 triumph
  • The rise of Leicester and England's Jamie Vardy
  • Manchester City signing İlkay Gündoğan in profile
  • EURO cult heroes: 2012 – Jordi Alba
  • Camille Abily introduces champions Lyon
  • EURO history makers: 2012 - Andrés Iniesta
  • Dickenmann and Bussaglia: Wolfsburg's Lyon link
  • Prêcheur testifies to Lyon success
  • Kellermann aims for Wolfsburg hat-trick
  • Snap shot: Shevchenko rolls back the years
1 of 10