Mati Zata - Player Profile


Full Name:Matifadza Zata
Born:June 23rd, 2000 (Zimbabwe)
Height:5ft 10in
Position:
Signed:July 11th, 2019
Career Stats: 7 appearances
Full Debut: July 13th, 2019 - Annan Athletic 0 - 1 Dumbarton (League Cup - Group E)
Also Played For:Dundee United, East Kilbride, Rangers

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red
 2019/20  League One 3 (4) 0 - - -
3 (4) 0 -

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Most Recent 1st Team Starts:
 Aug 13th, 2019 Challenge Cup  (H)  vs. St Mirren Under 21 0 - 1
 Jul 23rd, 2019 League Cup  (H)  vs. Motherwell 0 - 2
 Jul 13th, 2019 League Cup  (A)  vs. Annan Athletic 1 - 0
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 None

Mati joined the youth system at Alloa Athletic in 2012 and made his under-20s debut for the club before his 13th birthday.

His footballing ability quickly caught the eye of Rangers and he joined the Ibrox club in 2013.
In 2013, he joined Rangers youth Academy.

Mati was called up to represent the Scotland under 16s, and earned a two-year scholarship at the club.

Next he went on loan to Lowland League club East Kilbride to gain first team experience.

In 2018, the combative all-action midfielder joined Dundee United on an 18-month contract, and during this time he captained the reserve side to victory in the Oban Cup.

He made his debut in a 201819 Scottish Challenge Cup tie with St Johnstone under-20s, making a substitute appearance after only two minutes.

He joined Tayport on loan in March 2019, and became a free agent at the end of the season.

He has dual nationality with Scottish and has represented Zimbabwe at under-23 level.

In March 2019 he was called up to represent Zimbabwe Under-23s in the African Cup of Nations competition, earning two caps

 Goals Scored
None.