Here is all you need to know about Jarell Quansah, Liverpool debutant who played his first match against Wolves along with his age, height, salary and parents
Given Ibrahima Konaté’s recent muscle injury, the Liverpool manager was forced to make a difficult decision on whether or not to start him. But it appears that Quansah has won the Liverpool manager’s confidence by making an impression.
Who is Jarell Quansah, 20 year old starts his first match for Liverpool
Quansah made an outstanding debut shortly before the international break, entering the game against Newcastle United for a brief cameo of 13 minutes with his team down a man and a goal after Virgil van Dijk was sent off.
Against Wolves, with just three errors in 80 passes, the youthful centre back finished the game with the highest passing accuracy on the field (96%). In addition, throughout his 83 minutes on the pitch, the 20-year-old attempted and succeeded in three long balls. Another quality that Van Dijk delights in exhibiting on a weekly basis is filling in competently.
After earning Jurgen Klopp’s trust and winning over teammates like Trent Alexander-Arnold, Jarell Quansah has made two substitute appearances for Liverpool this season and here is all you need to know about the Liverpool prospect.
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Who is Jarell Quansah?
Since he was five years old, Liverpool has owned Quansah, the 20 years old youngster who was born in 29 January, 2003. The 6 ft 3 inch player is a native of Warrington and has excelled in the academy system. He has appeared 37 times for the under-18s and 31 times for the under-21s while playing regularly for the academy teams.
However, Quansah’s life started to take off in 2023. Thanks to a loan transfer to Bristol Rovers for the second part of the 2022–23 season, he got his first taste of senior football, and he hasn’t looked back since.
Jarell Quansah earns £780 per week, £40,560 per year playing for Liverpool. He is of mixed ethnicity of Scottish, Ghana, Barbados and holds English Nationality. He and his parents are English and Quansah intends to represent England through the age groups but he also qualifies for Scotland.
The preseason was a window of opportunity, and Quansah seized it. Quansah travelled to the Under-20 World Cup with England after finishing his loan with Rovers, where the Young Lions were eliminated in the round of 16 by eventual champions Argentina.
After participating in their mini-camp in Germany, Liverpool gave him a spot in the team for the tour of Singapore when he returned. He got Klopp’s attention there and influenced transfer selections.