Get To Know | Chem Campbell

Welsh youth international and the second youngest player to ever pull on the gold and black shirt, Chem Campbell, is the latest Wolves Academy star to give an insight into his life, both on and off the pitch.


Full name: Chem Campbell

Position: Attacking midfielder

Birthdate: 30/12/2002

Nationality: English/Welsh/Jamaican

Hometown: Birmingham

Height: 1.80m

Weight: 72kg

Previous clubs: Birmingham City, West Bromwich Albion

Years at Wolves: Four years

Nickname: Cheminho


What’s your earliest memory in football?

I remember beating my closest rivals in Sunday League when I was about six-years-old.

What has been your best moment in football?

Making my first-team debut for Wolves at Villa Park. It was amazing. I wasn’t expecting to be starting that game, so it came as a shock to me, so I had to calm myself down, but it was a good moment.

What team did you support as a child?

Tottenham Hotspur.

What trophy would you most like to win?

The World Cup.

Who are your best friends at Wolves?

[Luke] Cundle, Lewis [Richards] and Hugo [Bueno], but I get along with everyone.

Who is your funniest teammate?

I’ll have to say Cundle.

Who is your worst dressed teammate?

Definitely Theo [Corbeanu]. No question.

What are your hobbies outside of football?

I listen to music all the time, as well as Xbox and Netflix.

What would you want to be if not a footballer?

A rapper.

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Sport aside from football: Athletics

Current/former player: Roberto Firmino

Pair of boots: Adidas Nemesis

Social media platform: Snapchat

Phone game: Mario Kart

Food/meal: Curried goat and rice

Film: Get Out

TV series: Black Mirror

Band/artist: Lil Keed

Holiday destination: The Bahamas