Dan Kemp
Dan Kemp
Midfielder
Born
11 Jan 1999
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Appearances
13
Goals
6
Assists
1
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A diminutive attacking midfielder or winger, Dan Kemp moved to West Ham United from Chelsea in November 2015.

Kemp, who had joined the Blues at the age of six, quickly impressed in Claret and Blue and his initial one-year scholarship was turned into a three-year contract in July 2016.

Capped by England at U19 and U20 levels, Kemp was also part of the U21 squad which lifted the Premier League Cup in May 2016.

 

2018/19

Returned from long-term injury in October 2018, starting eight consecutive Premier League 2 Division 1 fixtures on his comeback...Started the EFL Trophy group-stage defeat at Yeovil Town on 6 November 2018...Scored two goals and assisted a third in the 5-3 Premier League 2 Division 1 win at Manchester City on 5 January 2019...Netted in the 3-1 Premier League 2 Division 1 defeat at Blackburn Rovers on 3 March 2019...Scored two goals in a 3-0 Premier League 2 Division 1 win at Swansea City on 11 March 2019...Netted his sixth of the season from the penalty spot in a 1-0 Premier League 2 Division 1 win over Leicester City on 7 April 2019.

2017/18

Started the season as a regular in Premier League 2 Division 1, scoring and assisting goals in the victories over Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City in August 2017...Grabbed the winner in the 3-2 EFL Trophy win at Swindon Town on 15 August 2017...Made his England U19 debut in a 2-2 friendly draw with Slovakia in Senec on 9 October 2017...Totaled ten Premier League 2 Division 1 appearances, scoring two goals and assisting two more...Suffered a season-ending injury in late November 2017...Signed a new three-year contract on 6 June 2018.

2016/17

Started the season in fine fettle for the U18s and took his chance once provided by U23s boss Terry Westley to impress in Premier League 2...Scored in the 4-0 hammering of Wolves in December and became a key player for Westley's side, helping the U23s clinch promotion, appearing 20 times and scoring two goals...Also appeared twice in the Checkatrade Trophy...Progression during the course of the season was noticed by England bosses, who selected him for the Toulon Tournament in May 2017...Made his England age-group debut in their opening victory over Angola and helped the Young Lions go on to win the trophy.

2015/16

Played a mixture of U18s and U21s football in first season with the Hammers...Scored in four consecutive fixtures starting with a goal against Aston Villa on 16 January 2016...Strikes against Southampton, Swansea and Brighton followed...Also bagged in the play-off stages against former club Chelsea and then Reading...Was on target for the Development Squad in a 4-1 win at Newcastle's St. James' Park in March 2016.