Chigozie Agbim

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Chigozie Agbim
Personal information
Date of birth (1984-11-28) 28 November 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Kaduna, Nigeria
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Gombe United F.C.
Number 1
Youth career
2001 Court of Appeal F.C.
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Gombe United F.C.
2004 Al-Merreikh SC
2005 Nigeria Port Authority FC
2006-2009 Enugu Rangers
2009-2012 Warri Wolves F.C.
2013 Enugu Rangers
2014- Gombe United F.C.
National team
2012- Nigeria 14 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12 June 2014

Chigozie Agbim is a Nigerian goalkeeper who plays for Gombe United F.C. in the Nigerian Premier League.

After a protracted transfer dispute, he joined Enugu Rangers from Warri Wolves F.C. in April 2013 for a fee of eight million naira (approx €39,300).[1]

He joined Gombe United in February 2014.[2]

International career[edit]

Agbim made his international debut for Nigeria in a friendly against Angola in January 2012.[3]

He was selected for Nigeria's squad at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations[4] and the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup.[5]

In January 2014, he was starting goalkeeper for the Super Eagles at the African Nations Championship, as the team finished in third place.[6] In June, he was named in Nigeria's squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.[7]


6. Local players will soon explode – Agbim. Soccer Press magazine. 22, August, 2012

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