Melkamu Frauendorf, midfielder - Liverpool FC
LFC Career Stats
Midfielder Melkamu Frauendorf joined Liverpool in August 2020 from German side Hoffenheim and signed his first professional deal with the club in July 2021.
Born in Ethiopia, Melkamu is a German national.
An attacking midfielder with an eye for goal, Melkamu has already featured for Germany at U16 and also captained the side.
He made his U18s debut in 2020-21 and netted seven goals, including strikes in the FA Youth Cup semi-final and final.
Frauendorf was handed a dream Anfield debut when he came on as a substitute during the FA Cup third-round 4-1 win over Shrewsbury Town in January 2022.
In 2021-22 he also made his U23s debut and netted nine goals in all competitions.
Date of birth
12 January 2004
- 12th January 2023
InterviewMelkamu Frauendorf: I need to work as hard as possible to keep learning. Melkamu Frauendorf knows that the hard work is far from over at Liverpool despite twice tasting senior action under Jürgen Klopp.
- 21st September 2022
InternationalsLuke Chambers scores and assists in England U19s' Euros qualifier. Luke Chambers' goal and assist helped England U19s get off to a winning start in their European Championship qualifying campaign.
- 12th May 2022
Meet the AcademyMelkamu Frauendorf's journey from the stands to a Jürgen Klopp hug. They were 10 minutes that Melkamu Frauendorf will never forget – but an occasion that went by in a flash.
- 8th February 2022
Academy'Making my Liverpool debut was an amazing moment for me'. Melkamu Frauendorf is still on cloud nine after making an unexpected senior Liverpool debut against Shrewsbury Town in the Emirates FA Cup.
- 21st July 2021
AcademyMelkamu Frauendorf signs first professional contract with LFC. Melkamu Frauendorf has signed his first professional contract with Liverpool FC.
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