Teenage Kicks: Bashir Humphreys
In the final part of our series looking at the upbringing of our Academy youngsters, defender Bashir Humphreys talks us through how he came to love football, his swimming days and playing for England.
The younger brother of Ola, who also progressed through our youth ranks as a scholar and then professional, Jordan is a committed defender on the field and has played in a number of defensive roles throughout his schoolboy years. He signed his scholarship deal in July 2018.
Aina made 14 league and cup appearances for the Chelsea youth team in 2018/19, playing predominantly at left wing-back as the young Blues developed one of the best defences in the league and debuted in the UEFA Youth League starting in the draw against Lille in October 2019.