Ayo Obileye

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Ayo Obileye
Personal information
Full name Stephen Ayomide Obileye[1]
Date of birth (1994-09-02) 2 September 1994 (age 20)
Place of birth Hackney, England
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sheffield Wednesday
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011– Sheffield Wednesday 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:29, 2 September 2011 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Stephen Ayomide Obileye (born 2 September 1994 in the London Borough of Hackney, England) is an English footballer playing as a midfielder for Sheffield Wednesday in the Football League Championship.


Obileye started his early career at the Leyton Orient Centre of Excellence. Later on in his childhood, he then signed for Chelsea as a schoolboy before moving in 2011 to progress through the Sheffield Wednesday youth ranks. He made his professional debut on 30 August 2011, in the Football League Trophy 0–0 draw with Yorkshire rivals Bradford City at Valley Parade, which Bradford won on penalties.[2]

Obileye was made the Sheffield Wednesday Development Squad captain for the 2012-13 season and after a successful season was awarded by signing his first professional contract for the club, lasting one-year.[3]


  1. ^ "Professional retain lists & free transfers 2012/13" (PDF). The Football League. May 2013. p. 18. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Bradford City vs. Sheffield Wednesday". 2011-08-30. Retrieved 2011-09-02. 
  3. ^ "Obileye signs up". www.swfc.co.uk. 2013-05-10. 

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