Bashir HumphreysEngland U16s
DATE OF BIRTH15 March 2003
Bashir Humphreys signed for us at the start of his Under-15 season from grassroots football, following a previous spell in the academy programme at Reading.
A versatile defender who enjoys playing with the ball at his feet, he is another of the group who has represented England at the Under-16 age group. He signed his scholarship deal in July 2019.
A regular for the Under-18s in 2019/20, Humphreys made his FA Youth Cup debut for his age group in the 5-0 thumping over Bradford City. A string of solid performances also saw the youngster appear as a susbtitiue for the Under-19s in the UEFA Youth League draw with Lille in December.
Bashir began the 2020/21 season captaining Ed Brand's Under-18 side and signed his first professional contract with Chelsea in October until the summer of 2022.