Player Profile

Manor Solomon

Manor Solomon

Fulham Midfielder

Nationality :Israel
Date Of Birth :July 24, 1999
Height :167cm
Weight :63kg

Manor Solomon: A Brief Biography

Manor Solomon, a left winger on loan from Shakhtar Donetsk, is currently playing for Fulham. He was acquired following a FIFA decision that permitted foreign players with residence in Ukraine to postpone their parent clubs’ contracts due to an ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine.

Birth Place, Family, Early Life

Manor Solomon born 24 July 1999 is an Israeli professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or a winger for English Premier League club Fulham and the Israel national team.

Solomon was raised in Kfar Saba, Israel, where he was born. to an Israeli family of Sephardi Jewish, Mizrahi Jewish (Iraqi-Jewish), Ashkenazi Jewish (Hungarian-Jewish), and other ancestry. His parents, Yossi and Ayala Solomon work as physical education instructors. His mother and father, who both majored in physical education and minored in maritime, first met while enrolled at Ohalo College. Their shared maritime experience as a young married couple inspired them to give their son the unusual Hebrew first name Manor, which also means “a boom” in sailing. Solomon joined the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) in December 2017 and has since completed his conscription.

Due to his Sephardi Jewish ancestry, he also has a Portuguese passport, which makes it easier for him to enter some European football leagues.

Trophies & Titles

Shakhtar Donetsk

  • Ukrainian Premier League: 2018–19, 2019–20, 2021–22
  • Ukrainian Cup: 2018–19
  • Ukrainian Super Cup: 2021

Height of Manor Solomon, Weight, and Body Stats

Manor Solomon is 167 cm tall and 73 kg in weight.

All-time Career of Manor Solomon

Maccabi Petah Tikva

In a 2-1 away loss to Hapoel Haifa on November 26, 2016, Solomon made his senior debut for the Israeli Premier League team Maccabi Petah Tikva at the age of 17. He entered the game as a substitute in the 54th minute. Solomon’s first Israeli Premier League goal came in a 2-0 home win over Bnei Yehuda Tel Aviv on January 28, 2017.

The “50 for the Future: UEFA.com’s Ones to Watch for 2018-19” list included Solomon.

Shakhtar Donetsk

Solomon, a 19-year-old Israeli football player, was transferred from Maccabi Petah Tikva to Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk on January 11 for an initial transfer fee of €6 million, at the time the fifth-highest sum paid for an Israeli player.

Solomon’s first UEFA Champions League goal came on October 1, 2019, in the 95th minute of an away game against the Italian team Atalanta, which Shakhtar Donetsk won 2-1. This was Solomon’s first goal since joining the team. At the age of 20, he became the youngest Israeli football player to ever score in the Champions League. He scored the tying goal in a 1-1 Champions League draw away at Manchester City on November 26.

Solomon maintained his strong Champions League play the following year, scoring Shakhtar’s third goal in a 3-2 away victory over Real Madrid on October 21, 2020. He contributed to his team’s 2-0 home victory against Real Madrid on December 1 by scoring the second goal in the rematch.

In back-to-back Ukrainian Premier League games, he celebrated both of his braces, the first coming on March 14, 2021, in a 4-0 home victory over Desna Chernihiv. and the second on March 21, when Lviv defeated them 3-2 away from home.

Fulham

Manor signed with Fulham on 25 July 2022, and the transfer was formally completed on 1 August 2022 after he trained with the team during the preseason.

On August 6, 2022, he made his Premier League debut against Liverpool at Craven Cottage when he entered the game as a second-half substitute during a 2-2 draw. He made history by becoming the first Israeli player to play for the first team with this outing.

He regrettably sustained a serious knee injury the next day during a training match, necessitating surgery, and he missed a significant amount of the season’s opening. He missed five months of action before making a comeback off the bench on January 7, 2023, in a 2-0 FA Cup third-round victory away at Hull City.

On February 11, 2023, he scored his first goal for Fulham, adding a second late in a 2-0 victory over Nottingham Forest at Craven Cottage. Then, incredibly, he went on to score in five straight games.

International career

Solomon represented Israel in 29 youth international matches and scored twice.

Solomon, who was then 17 years old, was called up to the Israeli senior team on May 21, 2017, but he didn’t play for them at the time. At the age of 19, Solomon made his senior team debut for Israel on September 7, 2018, entering the game against Albania in the UEFA Nations League as a 71st-minute substitute, which Israel lost 0-1 on the road.

Solomon scored Israel’s lone goal against Scotland on November 18, 2020, at home in the 2020–21 UEFA Nations League.

In a 5-2 home victory over Austria in the 2022 World Cup qualifying on September 4, 2021, he scored once more.

Solomon scored twice on June 10, 2022, during an away UEFA Nations League game against Albania in the 2022–23 season. Israel came back from a 1-0 deficit to win 2-1 in just 16 minutes.

Manor Solomon Stats – Detailed

Premier League Stats for Manor Solomon

GeneralTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Matches Played18N/A
 
31
Minutes53730 min’ per appearance
 
8
Annual Salary€1,368,660N/A
 
75
Matches Started4N/A
 
5
Matches Subbed In14N/A 
Matches Subbed Out6N/A 

Goals and xG (Expected Goals)

Goals, xG, ShotsTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Goals Scored40.67
 
99
Goal Involvement40.67
 
96
Goals at Home20.69
 
98
Goals at Away20.65
 
98
Expected Goals (xG)2.440.45
 
98
Non-Penalty xG (npxG)2.440.45
 
99
Penalties Scored0  
Hat-tricks0  
3 or More Goals0  
2 or More Goals0  
Minutes Per Goal134 min’ / goal 

Shots Taken

Shots DataTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Shots Taken71.28
 
73
Shots On Target
6/ 7
1.10
 
92
Shots Off Target
1/ 7
0.18
 
25
Hit The Woodwork0 times0.00
 
67
Shot Conversion Rate57.14% 
 
99
Shot Accuracy85.71% 
 
98
Shots Per Goal Scored1.75 

Dribbling & Offside Stats

Dribbles & OffsidesTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Dribbles346.21
 
99
Successful Dribbles193.47
 
99
Dribble Success Rate55.88% 
 
65
Dispossesed71.28
 
24
Offsides20.37
 
85

How much does Manor Solomon Earn? Net Worth

Manor Solomon’s net worth is $5 Million as of January 9, 2023.

Transfer Value and Records

  • Current market value: €18.00m
  • Highest market value: €20.00m

Personal Life

Since 2018, he has been dating his Israeli girlfriend Dana Voshina.