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Biography

Date of birth

22/02/2001

Signed

05/01/2019

Country

England

Keane Lewis-Potter is an exciting young forward who has shone for the Club’s U18 and U23 sides over the last couple of seasons.

As well as turning out for Hessle Rangers, his first junior club, he played for Costello and the Hull Boys representative teams before eventually committing to City's Academy ranks at the age of 14 before signing scholarship terms towards the back end of the 2016/17 campaign.

Fast-tracked into both the Club's U18s and U23s sides, Lewis-Potter signed his first professional contract shortly after his 17th birthday before penning an extended deal when turning 18 in February 2019 - a little over a month after he had made his first senior appearance for the Tigers when coming off the bench in an FA Cup tie away at Millwall.

He was named as the Academy Player of the Year in 2018/19 after an impressive campaign saw him score 24 goals in just 34 games for the Tigers at U18s and U23s levels - before enjoying his breakthrough campaign at first-team level in 2019/20.

The 19-year-old made a total of 22 appearance in all competitions, scoring twice. His first senior goal came in a 3-1 defeat away at Barnsley in November 2019 before becoming the first Hull-born player to score for the Tigers at the KCOM Stadium in almost nine years when netting in a 3-0 victory over Birmingham City in December 2019, following in the footsteps of club legend Nick Barmby.

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