Funso Ojo

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Funso Ojo
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Ojo at PSV. (August 2011)
Personal information
Date of birth (1991-08-28) 28 August 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth Antwerp, Belgium
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Dordrecht
Number 6
Youth career
Olse Merksem
-2004 Beerschot AC
2004–2008 PSV Eindhoven
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2012 PSV Eindhoven 11 (0)
2011 VVV-Venlo (loan) 8 (0)
2012–2013 Beerschot AC 24 (1)
2013–2014 Royal Antwerp 8 (0)
2014– FC Dordrecht 13 (0)
National team
2006 Belgium U15 4 (0)
2006–2007 Belgium U16 16 (0)
2007 Belgium U17 5 (0)
2010 Belgium U20 1 (0)
2011 Belgium U21 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 May 2014 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 09:29, 1 October 2012 (UTC)

Funso Ojo (born 28 August 1991 in Antwerp) is a Belgian footballer who plays for Dutch Eredivisie side FC Dordrecht.

Career[edit]

Before PSV, he played for the youth sides of Olse Merksem and Germinal Beerschot. In the friendly matches against HVCH, Ojo made his debut as a B-Junior in the PSV first team. Then coach, Ronald Koeman, sent Ojo on the field after 60 minutes.

Ojo made his official debut for the Eindhoven side in the 2008–09 season, when he played against the PSV Youth side in the KNVB Cup. Actually, he was taken from the youth side to the first team, so he played against his former team. Ojo played his first Eredivisie match for PSV on 5 May against Willem II.

On 1 September, Ojo made his debut for the U21 national team of Belgium.

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