Jayden Adams is a young South African fledgling who is already in flight. He has started living up to the promise of a bright future ahead of him.
What do we know of this young midfielder? Tag along for this ride into who Jayden Adams is.
Jayden Adams Biography
Jayden Adams is a 22-year-old midfielder who plays for Stellenbosch FC in the South African PSL.
He can also play as a winger and has spent his entire career with the Western Cape club.
The 1.75m tall right-footed midfielder was born in Cape Town. Jayden Adams has been impressive and attracted attention from far and wide.
Jayden Adams Club Career
Jayden Adams started his youth career with the academy side.
After a few years in the academy, he was promoted to the senior side, becoming the first academy graduate to sign a professional contract when he signed a long-term contract in August 2020.
He made his senior debut later that year and scored his first PSL goal in the 2021/22 season.
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Jayden Adams has scored a few goals for Stellenbosch and helped the team win their first title in 2023 – the Carling Knockout Cup.
The midfielder has played over 100 games for Stellenbosch.
Jayden Adams International Career
Despite the young age of the Stellenbosch midfielders, the impressive displays of Jayden Adams attracted the interest of national team selectors, and he received a call-up to the Bafana Bafana last year.
Jayden Adams was part of South Africa's 2-1 win over Benin in their first FIFA 2026 World Cup qualifier.
He was also on the bench when Bafana Bafana lost 2-0 to Rwanda in another FIFA 2026 World Cup qualifier.
He was also named in the Bafana Bafana squad for the AFCON 2023 tournament in Ivory Coast.
Jayden Adams signed a new contract in December 2023 and became one of the top earners at the club.
The former youth graduate is valued at around three hundred thousand euros (€300,000).
The details of Jayden Adams' new contract were not revealed. It means his salary at Stellenbosh cannot be ascertained.
Despite making a splash in the DSTV Premier Soccer League, it is tight to calculate the net worth of the young midfielder.
Jayden Adams has played over 100 games for Stellenbosch across several competitions.
The 22-year-old midfielder has scored six goals in all competitions for the club.
Jayden Adams scores off the rebound. Stellenbosch are break the deadlock after they kept knocking on the SuperSport door. 🤸
Their counter attacks are amazing!
— Sahil Ebrahim (@sahil_e_) August 26, 2023
The young midfielder is not quite active on social media and has a decent followership on Instagram.
The midfielder has 3,357 followers. He also claims on his Instagram handle to be a father of a daughter.
This article was most recently revised and updated 2 months ago