LUTON – Zimbabwean international midfielder Marvelous Nakamba showcased his enduring presence on the pitch as he played the full duration of Luton Town’s thrilling 2-2 draw against Nottingham Forest in the English Premier League this Saturday.
The 29-year-old Nakamba has been an ever-present feature in Luton Town‘s 2023/2024 campaign, participating in all nine Premier League matches this season and accumulating three yellow cards.
Despite coming from 0-2 down to secure a hard-fought draw, Luton Town currently stands 17th in the Premier League standings with five points.
Their next challenge will see them travel to face Aston Villa in Premier League action on October 29.
Nakamba’s impressive track record includes 20 Championship games played for Luton Town in the previous season.
He made the transition to Luton Town in July 2023, transferring from Aston Villa, where he amassed a total of 58 league appearances.
Marvelous Nakamba fairy tale
Nakamba made his debut in the Premier League on September 16, 2019, while he was with Aston Villa.
At the age of 25 years and 240 days, he marked his first appearance in the Premier League during a match against West Ham United.
With his new team, Luton Town, Nakamba commenced his Premier League journey during a match against Brighton & Hove Albion on August 12, 2023.
In total, Nakamba has showcased his talent in the Premier League across 67 matches in his career.
Nakamba’s consistent presence and performance are indicative of his value on the field, providing Luton Town with a reliable midfield presence.
The draw against Nottingham Forest is just one example of his contribution, and fans can anticipate more of his prowess in future fixtures.