Larnell Cole is an English professional soccer player, best known as a midfielder for FC United of Manchester starting in February 2020. In his senior career, Larnell also played for Manchester United (2011-2014), Fulham (2014-2017) and Tranmere Rovers (2017-2019).
Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
- 4 – Manchester United U23
- 6 – Milton Keynes Dons, Manchester United U23
- 7 – Manchester United U23, Fulham FC U23
- 8 – Manchester United U23, England U20
- 10 – Manchester United U23, Fulham FC U23
- 11 – Manchester United U23
- 12 – Manchester United U23
- 14 – Manchester United U18
- 15 – Manchester United U23
- 21 – Fulham FC
- 29 – Shrewsbury Town, Tranmere Rovers, Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC
- 34 – Manchester United, Fulham FC
- 52 – Manchester United
Larnell Cole Favorite Things
- Quote – “Work hard, son, and you’ll get the rewards.” – Sir Alex Ferguson
Larnell Cole Facts
- He was a schoolboy and not yet a graduate from the Manchester United Academy when he joined their team.
- He is not related to Andy Cole, a well-known soccer player who left Manchester United in 2001. Larnell is often mixed with a fellow soccer player , who is Andy’s son.
- He has a deep respect for Sir Alex Ferguson and considers him a father figure. Alex, whom Larnell calls ‘Fergie’, gave him an opportunity to debut for Manchester United U-19 team.
- He avoided the legendary ‘hairdryer treatment’ from Sir Alex Ferguson. It’s a term Alex became known for – an angry rant and reprimand to a player or group of players when they aren’t performing up to par.
- Larnell, as part of Manchester United, won the English FA Youth Cup in 2011. His teammates at the time were Sean McGinty, Sam Johnstone, Tom Thorpe, Gyliano van Velzen, Michael Keane, William Keane, Ravel Morrison, Ryan Tunnicliffe, , and Michele Fornasier.
- Larnell was Manchester United U-21’s top goalscorer in the 2012-2013 season thus helping them win U21 Premier League.
- He was signed to Fulham on the deadline day in January 2014, alongside a fellow teammate Ryan Tunnicliffe.
- One of the best things about playing for Tranmere Rovers (2017–2019) for him was the club’s manager, Micky Mellon. He worked with Micky when he was on a loan to Shrewsbury Town between 2015 and 2016.
- His strengths have been described as “plenty of skill at pace” and “being comfortable running wide and drifting in-field”.
- Larnell has been described as “quiet enthusiast” on the field by some. The fact that he doesn’t have a large media presence outside of the game also added to the nickname’s credibility.
Featured Image by Inverness Caledonian Thistle / YouTube
Facts of Larnell James Cole
- Gender Male
- full nameLarnell James Cole
- middle nameJames
- birthplaceManchester, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
- Date of Birth March 09, 1993
- Age 29 years 5 months
- Horoscope Pisces
- Lucky Number 7
- Lucky Stone Aquamarine
- Lucky Color Sea Green
- Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
- net worth$1 Million - $5 Million
- professionProfessional Soccer Player
- weight66 kg or 145.5 lbs
- height5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
- hair colorBlack
- eye colorDark Brown
- body type / buildAthletic