Striker
Diogo Jota
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Diogo Jota
  • Nationality: Portuguese
  • DOB: 04/12/1996
  • Height: 5'10" (178cm)
  • Weight: 11st 7lbs (73kg)
Striker

Biography

Diogo Jota has been an ever-present during his three successful seasons at Molineux.

The forward finished top scorer in his debut season at Wolves in the Championship and has carried his impressive form into the Premier League.

The attacking midfielder, who can play as part of a front two or three, has also become a full Portugal international while on Wolves’ books.

Similar to Ruben Neves and Willy Boly, Jota joined having worked with Nuno Espirito Santo at FC Porto.

The youngster began his career at Pacos Ferreira and joined Atletico on a five-year deal in 2016.

He then spent a season on loan at Porto, scoring nine goals in 35 appearances, including in the Champions League, prior to the Wolves move.

In his debut season in the Premier League, Jota enjoyed his finest hour against Leicester City, netting a hat-trick in Wolves' 4-3 win.

Then, once European football returned to Molineux, Jota hit back-to-back hat-tricks in the Europa League as Besiktas and Espanyol were both beaten 4-0 in the West Midlands.

Player Stats

Appearances
35
Minutes Played
2322
Goals
12
Assists
1
Shots
51
Shots on Target
30
Touches
1436
Cards
3
0