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Jürgen Locadia

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Biography

Date of birth

07/11/1993

Height

185 cm

Signed

19/01/2018

Country

Netherlands

A look at the Dutch striker's career.

Jurgen Locadia became Brighton & Hove Albion's club-record transfer in January 2008, signing from PSV Eindhoven on a contract until 2022.

Locadia began his professional career with PSV, and hit the headlines when he scored a hat-trick when making his league debut as an 18-year-old substitute in a 6-0 win over VVV-Venlo in 2012/13.

He helped PSV win the Dutch Eredivisie in 2015 and 2016, playing alongside Albion midfielder Davy Propper; and won the Dutch Super Cup in 2015 and 2016 to complete an impressive domestic honours haul.

Locadia has a total of 45 goals and 34 assists from 82 Eredivisie starts and 45 substitute appearances. He has netted nine times this season, and provided an impressive six assists in 15 league appearances.

Locadia has also scored 14 goals in the domestic KNVB Cup and a further 3 times in European competitions for PSV; he has represented his country at all levels from under-17 to under-21.

He has also been called up to the Dutch senior squad on a number of occasions, and wears Albion's famous number 25 shirt at the Amex.

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