Jeremy Doku Biography

Jeremy Doku

Quick Facts About Jeremy Doku

Celebrated Name Jeremy Doku
Age 19 Years
Nick Name Dokss
Birth Name Jeremy Doku
Birth Date 2002-05-27
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Belgian
Birth Nation Belgium
Place Of Birth Antwerp, Belgium
Horoscope Gemini
Ethnicity African
Religion Christianity
School Anderlecht’s Purple Talents Boarding School
Career Start 2012
Father David Doku
Mother Belinda Doku
Brothers Jefferson Doku
Sisters Two
Marital Status Single
Height 5 ft. 7 inches
Weight 66kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth €2 Million
Salary £728,000
Current Club Rennes
Position Forward
Jersey Number 18
Links Twitter Instagram

Jeremy Doku is a Belgian professional football player who plays for Ligue 1 club Rennes and the Belgium national team as a forward. He started playing football for the youth team of KVC Olympic Deurne. He then played for the youth team of Tubantia Borgerhout and Beerschot. Later on, he moved to the youth team of R.S.C. Anderlecht in 2012 and began his career at the club. At the age of 16, he made his professional debut with Anderlecht on 25 November 2018. On 5 October 2020, he signed for Rennes for five years for €26 million in addition to bonuses and made his debut for the club on 16 October 2020. 

On the international level, he has represented Belgium at various age levels. He has represented Belgium at U15, U16, U17, U21, and the senior level. He made his Belgium national team debut on 5 September 2020 in the UEFA Nations League.

What is Jeremy Doku Famous For?

  • Being a professional football player.

Where is Jeremy Doku From?

Jeremy Doku was born on 27 May 2002. His birthplace is Antwerp, Belgium. He was born to his father, David Doku, and his mother, Belinda Doku where he grew up alongside his two younger sisters and one elder brother. He holds Belgian nationality. He belongs to the African ethnicity. His religion is Christianity. His horoscope sign is Gemini.

Jeremy Doku Anderlecht

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Jeremy Doku Club Career

  • He started playing football for the youth team of KVC Olympic Deurne. 
  • He then played for the youth team Tubantia Borgerhout and Beerschot. 
  • Later on, he moved to the youth team of R.S.C. Anderlecht in 2012 and began his career at the club. At the age of 16, he made his professional debut with Anderlecht on 25 November 2018 in a 4-2 loss to Sint-Truidense W in Belgian First Division A. In his first season, he made 6 appearances in all the competitions.
  • On 1 December 2019, he scored his first professional goal in a 3-2 loss to KV Oostende. On 7 March 2020, he scored twice in a 7-0 win against Zulte Waregem. In his second season, he made 24 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 3 assists in all the competitions. 

Jeremy Doku Rennes

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  • On 5 October 2020, he signed for Rennes for five years for €26 million in addition to bonuses and made his debut for the club on 16 October 2020 in a 1-1 draw to Dijon FCO. On 20 October 2020, he made his Champions League debut in a 1-1 draw against Krasnodar in the group stage matches. On 20 March 2021, he scored his first goal for Rennes in a 1-3 away win against FC Metz. In his first season, he made 37 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 4 assists in all the competitions. 

Jeremy Doku International Career

  • He has represented Belgium at various age levels. 
  • He has represented Belgium at U15, U16, U17, U21, and the senior level. 
  • He has represented the Belgium U17s at the 2018 UEFA European U17 Championship.  
  • He made his Belgium national team debut on 5 September 2020 in a 2-0 win against Denmark in the UEFA Nations League.
  • On 8 September 2020, he scored his first goal for the Belgian national team in a 5-1 win against Iceland.

Jeremy Doku Belgium

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Jeremy Doku Girlfriend

Looking at his personal life, he is too young to get married. The footballer is focusing on his professional career. He might be dating a beautiful girl at present or might be single. Any updates on his love life will be updated here.

Jeremy Doku Height and Weight

Jeremy Doku stands at a height of 1.71m i.e. 5 feet and 7 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 66kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color and hair color are black. His sexual orientation is straight.

Jeremy Doku Net Worth and Salary

Jeremy Doku earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. In October 2020, he signed for Rennes for five years for €26 million in addition to bonuses. As of 2021, his estimated net worth is €2 million and his salary is £728,000. His market value is around €22 million. 

Did You Know?

  • He started playing football at the age of 6.
  • He wears shirt number 18 for Rennes.
  • He made his professional debut on 25 November 2018, at the age of 16.
  • He got the nicknames “Arrogant One and King of Dribbles” because of the way he put his foot on the ball and waited for opposing layers to come to him.