Felix Katongo
DOB: Apr 18 1984
Position: Midfielder
Previous Clubs:
Profile Info:
Felix is an exceptional talent, a powerhouse, the cog that drives a team’s engine.

His pace, massive dribbling skills and ball juggling wizardly with an eye for special goals has set Felix Katongo as Zambia’s leading player as the Chipolopolo attempt to qualify for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa.

A darling of the fans for his fighting spirit, skill and great technical sense of positioning, football fans have called him many names for his football heroics. Call him “Jet Li” for his acrobatics, Zola, after the Italian player for his mastery with the ball and pay-master for his eye for goals, Felix is today as one of the best attacking midfielders/wing players on the continent.

At the halfway stage on the road to South Africa 2010, Felix has established his credentials as a terror to defences, a match maker and engine on which the Zambia team can power its way to the FIFA World Cup finals.

Born 18 April 1984 in Mufulira, Felix has campaigned in Zambia, Angola and over the last two seasons in France for Châteauroux where he played on loan from Rennes.

Katongo has played in Zambia for giants Green Buffaloes, in South Africa for Jomo Cosmos, and in Angola for Petro Atlético and Primeiro de Agosto. His older brother is Chris Katongo, the captain of the Zambia National Team.

At the start of the 2009/20109 season, Felix has signed for South African giants, Mamelodi Sundowns.

^ back to top
Best of the mobile web
News | Soccer | Celebs | Entertainment | Magazines | Free Downloads | Free Music | More