Oluwafikayomi Oluwadamilola “Fikayo” Tomori (born December 19, 1997) is a professional footballer for Serie A club AC Milan and the England national team. He was born in Canada and currently represents England at the international level.
Tomori qualified to represent Nigeria at the international level because of his parents, Canada because of his birth in Calgary, and England since he has resided in the country since he was a toddler. On his third appearance for Canada U20, Tomori captained the team to a 2-1 victory over England U20 on March 27, 2016.
Fikayo Tomori Bio/Wiki
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- FA Youth Cup: 2014–15, 2015–16
- UEFA Youth League: 2014–15, 2015–16
- FA Cup runner-up: 2019–20
- Serie A: 2021–22
- FIFA U-20 World Cup: 2017
- Toulon Tournament: 2018
- UEFA European Under-19 Championship Team of the Tournament: 2016
- Chelsea Academy Player of the Year: 2016
- Derby County Player of the Year: 2018–19
- Chelsea Goal of the Year: 2019–20
- Serie A Team of the Year: 2021–22
Fikayo Tomori Net Worth
The range of Fikayo Tomori’s net worth or income is thought to be between €11,500,000. However, his major occupation as a soccer player has brought him a significant amount of wealth.
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Fikayo Tomori FIFA 22 Stats
In FIFA 22, Fikayo Tomori has an overall rating of 84 and his potential is also 90.
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2005–2016: Youth career
- Tomori joined the Chelsea Academy at the age of eight and advanced through the club’s academy system.
- He was a member of the Chelsea youth team that won the UEFA Youth League and the FA Youth Cup back-to-back in 2015 and 2016.
- In Chelsea’s 1-1 draw with Liverpool on May 11, 2016, Tomori was called to the first-team substitution bench alongside fellow youth players Tammy Abraham and Kasey Palmer.
- He did not, however, make an appearance at Anfield.
- On 15 May, in Chelsea’s final game of the 2015-16 season, Tomori made his debut in a 1-1 draw with Premier League winners Leicester City, coming on in the 60th minute to replace Branislav Ivanovic.
- Despite the fact that Tomori was included on the pre-season tour to the United States.
2017: Loan to Brighton & Hove Albion
- Tomori joined Championship team Brighton & Hove Albion on loan for the remainder of the 2016-17 season on January 23, 2017.
- Five days later, Tomori made his Brighton debut in the FA Cup fourth round against National League outfit Lincoln City, scoring an own goal to give Lincoln the lead.
- On 18 February 2017, Tomori made his league debut for Brighton in a 2-0 away win against Barnsley, coming on in stoppage time to replace Anthony Knockaert.
- Tomori made his debut for Brighton in a 2-0 away loss against Leeds United on March 18, 2017, playing the complete 90 minutes.
2017–18: Loan to Hull City
- Tomori joined Championship team Hull City on a season-long loan on August 31, 2017.
- He made his debut on September 13, 2017, in a 2-1 loss against Fulham.
2018–19: Loan to Derby County
- Tomori signed a season-long loan with Championship club Derby County on August 6, 2018.
- On August 11, he made his debut in a 4-1 loss against Leeds United.
- During his stay with the club, he was named “Player of the Year.”
2019–20: First-team breakthrough
- Tomori made his debut for Chelsea against Sheffield United on August 31, 2019, in a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge.
- In a 5-2 away win over Wolverhampton Wanderers on 14 September, he scored his first goal for Chelsea, opening the scoring with a long-range curling strike from outside the penalty area.
- On January 25, 2020, he scored a header against his previous club Hull City to aid Chelsea to a 2-1 win in the fourth round of the FA Cup at the KCOM Stadium.
- Tomori joined Serie A club AC Milan on loan for the duration of the 2020-21 season with an option to buy on January 22, 2021.
- Four days later, he made his Coppa Italia quarter-final debut against Inter Milan in the Derby della Madonnina, replacing the injured Simon Kjaer in a 2-1 away defeat.
- Tomori scored his first goal for Milan in a 3-0 away league victory over rivals Juventus on May 9.
- Tomori became Milan’s first Englishman to score since David Beckham in 2009, and it was the club’s first league away win over Juventus since March 2011.
- Tomori was called up to the England U19 team on May 16, 2016, during the next international break and a day after making his professional club debut.
- Tomori made his England U19 debut against Mexico U20s on June 4th, playing the entire 90 minutes.
- Tomori was also a member of England’s 2016 UEFA European Under-19 Championship squad, which advanced to the semi-finals before being eliminated by Italy.
- Tomori was named to England’s under-20 team for the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup. Tomori, on the other hand, scored an own goal against Guinea in England’s second group encounter.
- Nonetheless, Tomori helped England defeat Venezuela 1-0 in the final, England’s first success in a worldwide event since their World Cup victory.
- Tomori was called up to the England senior team for the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifying matches on 3 October 2019.
- Following attention from Nigeria and Canada, he subsequently stated that he was dedicated to playing for England; he had previously represented Canada at the young level.
- Tomori earned his England debut against Kosovo in a Euro 2020 qualifier on November 17.
He is currently 26 years old (as of 2023).
He is 185 cm tall.
He plays as a defender.
After his transfer to AC Milan, his net worth is €11,500,000 (as of 2023).