Ethan Ampadu

Date of birth14 September 2000
Place of birthExeter, England
NationalityWelsh
Weight72 kg
Height1.82 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

Ethan Amapadu is the son of former Exeter City player, Kwame Ampadu.

At the age of 15 years and 329 days, he became the Grecians' youngest-ever player when he made his debut against Brentford in the League Cup on 9 August 2016.

The previous club record had stood since 14 April 1928 when Cliff Bastin played at Coventry City in Division Three (South) aged 16 years and 31 days.

The youngest-ever player to appear in the League Cup competition is Ashley Chambers who was 15 years and 203 days when he played for Leicester City against Blackpool on 20 September 2005.

His contract at Chelsea was extended to June 2023 in September 2018.


In addition to the yellow cards totals shown below, whilst warming-up as an unused substitute, Ethan was shown a yellow card in added time at the end of Exeter City's League Two at Cheltenham Town on 10 December 2016 for unsporting behaviour.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Exeter City 01 Jul 2016 01 Jul 2017
Chelsea 01 Jul 2017
Red Bull Leipzig 22 Jul 2019 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2016-17 Exeter City FA Cup 1
2016-17 Exeter City Football League Trophy 1
1
2016-17 Exeter City League Cup 2
2016-17 Exeter City League Two 6
2
2
2017-18 Chelsea FA Cup 2
1
2017-18 Chelsea Football League Trophy 5
1
2017-18 Chelsea League Cup 2
1
1
2017-18 Chelsea Premier League
1
2018-19 Chelsea FA Cup 2
2018-19 Chelsea UEFA Europa League 1
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
09 Aug 2016 Exeter City v Brentford W 1-0 League Cup 1st round
16 Aug 2016 Exeter City v Crawley Town L 0-1 League Two
23 Aug 2016 Exeter City v Hull City L 1-3 League Cup 2nd round
27 Aug 2016 Exeter City v Portsmouth L 0-1 League Two
30 Aug 2016 Oxford United v Exeter City L 4-2 Football League Trophy Group C – South
03 Sep 2016 Colchester United v Exeter City W 2-3 League Two
27 Sep 2016 Exeter City v Notts County L 0-2 League Two
18 Oct 2016 Exeter City v Chelsea W 3-2 Football League Trophy Group C – South
05 Nov 2016 Exeter City v Luton Town L 1-3 FA Cup 1st round
26 Nov 2016 Exeter City v Luton Town D 0-0 League Two
14 Apr 2017 Exeter City v Barnet W 2-1 League Two
22 Apr 2017 Exeter City v Morecambe W 3-1 League Two
06 May 2017 Exeter City v Carlisle United L 2-3 League Two


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2017-18 Wales International Friendly 1
1
1
2018-19 Wales International Friendly 1
2018-19 Wales UEFA European Championship 1
1
2018-19 Wales UEFA Nations League 2
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
10 Nov 2017 France v Wales L 2-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2017 Wales v Panama D 1-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2018 Wales v Republic of Ireland W 4-1 UEFA Nations League League B Group B4
09 Sep 2018 Denmark v Wales L 2-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B4
11 Oct 2018 Wales v Spain L 1-4 International Friendly
16 Nov 2018 Wales v Denmark L 1-2 UEFA Nations League League B Group B4
08 Jun 2019 Croatia v Wales L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
11 Jun 2019 Hungary v Wales L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.