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Who is Garang Kuol?
Garang Mawien Kuol is a professional Australian footballer who plays as a forward for Central Coast Mariners and the Australia national team including for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. In January 2023, he will join the English Premier League club Newcastle United.
How Old Is Garang Kuol?
He is 18 years old as of November 2022, having been born on September 15, 2004, in Egypt. Garang shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Sommer Ray, Prince Harry, Jenna Marbles, Felix Lee, Sarah Conder, and many more.
Garang Kuol Family
Who are Garang Kuol Parents?
He was born to Maiwen Kuol (Father) and Antonita Kuol (Mother). His parents are of South Sudanese descent and his family fled Sudan to stay in Egypt for a year before moving to Australia as refugees.
Does Garang Kuol have Siblings?
He has three younger brothers and an elder brother. One of his brothers’ names is Alou Kuol (born on July 5, 2001) an Australian professional footballer.
Garang Kuol Education
Information regarding where he received his high school/college education is not mentioned on the internet.
Garang Kuol Marital Status
News on the internet shows that he is possibly single as of November 2022.
Garang Kuol Kids
He does not have any kids as of November 2022. If there is new news regarding this matter, we will update it as soon as possible.
Garang Kuol Playing Career
A Career with Central Coast Mariners
In January 2021, he signed a deal with the Central Coast Mariners Academy. At the age of 17 years, he made his debut for the Mariners’ senior side as a substitute in their 6-0 win against APIA Leichhardt in the 2021 FFA Cup on December 21, 2021, and scored seven minutes after coming on. He then made his A-League Men debut on April 5, 2022, and scored a goal in the Mariners’ 5-0 win over Wellington Phoenix. In June 2022, he signed his first professional contract with the Mariners, a two-year deal. Moreover, he was one of two “Commissioner’s picks” chosen to play in the 2022 A-Leagues All-Stars Game against Barcelona.
A Career with Newcastle United
It was reported in mid-September 2022, that he had signed a pre-agreement and would transfer to English Premiere League side Newcastle United during the January 2023 transfer window. Newcastle United signed Garang on September 30, 2022. On January 1, 2023, he will join the club.
An International Career
A Youth Career
In August 2022, he was called up to an Australian under-20 talent qualification camp. He then scored a spectacular goal in the camp’s intra-squad match. In October 2022, he was called up to the Australian under-20 side for the 2023 AFC U-20 Asian Cup qualification matches in Kuwait. He scored in Australia’s second qualifying game, a win over India, with a long-range shot.
A Senior Career
He earned his first senior national team call-up in September 2022, being selected in the Australian squad to play two friendlies against New Zealand. At 18 years and 10 days of age, he made his debut as a second-half substitute in the second game of the New Zealand series earning plaudits for a number of dangerous contributions in the attack.
His debut made him the sixth-youngest “Socceroo” of all time and the youngest to be selected in an Australian squad since Harry Kewell. At 18 years old, he was named to Australia’s squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in November 2022. This made him the youngest player ever selected for Australia for the FIFA World Cup. He then came on as a substitute in the second half of Australia’s loss to France in their opening game of the Cup on November 22, 2022. This made him become the youngest player to appear at a World Cup for Australia and the ninth-youngest player ever to take the field at a FIFA World Cup.
Garang Kuol Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 9 inches (1.75m) and a weight of 68kg (150 lbs).
Garang Kuol Salary and Net Worth
He has a weekly salary of £25,000 and an estimated net worth of $250,000.