17. Sammie Szmodics

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Player Information

Position
Midfielder
D.O.B.
24 September 1995
Birthplace
Colchester
Nationality
English
Sponsor
Williams

City completed the signing of Sammie Szmodics from Colchester United in June 2019.

The central attacking midfielder has agreed to sign a three-year contract with a further 12-month option.

Szmodics, 23, started his career at Colchester United having joined the U’s Academy.

He made his debut against Bristol City in September 2013 and he went on to score 37 goals from more than 150 competitive appearances.

His only spell away from the club came in 2015/16 when he went on loan at Braintree.

Szmodics was named Colchester United’s Young Player of the Year in the 2014/15 season and most recently finished the U’s top scorer in two successive seasons (2017/18, 2018/19).