Godwin Abadaki

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Godwin Abadaki
Personal information
Full name Godwin Olorunfemi Ebenmosi Abadaki[1]
Date of birth (1993-10-12) 12 October 1993 (age 20)
Place of birth Kwara, Nigeria[2]
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Free Agent
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2014 Rochdale 3 (0)
2012 Hyde (loan) 10 (2)
2012 Huddersfield Town (loan) 0 (0)
2013 Southport (loan)
2014 Stalybridge Celtic (loan) 2 (0)
2014 Workington (loan)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:28, 8 May 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Godwin Olorunfemi Ebenmosi Abadaki (born 12 October 1993) is a footballer who is a Free Agent following his release by Rochdale playing as a forward. Abadaki was also loaned to Hyde during the 2011–12 season as they were crowned Conference North Champions.



Abadaki came through Rochdale's youth system. He made his Football League debut against Tranmere Rovers on 17 January 2012 as a late substitute.[3] He also came on as a substitute in Rochdale's following game against Wycombe.


He signed for Football League Championship side Huddersfield Town on 19 September 2012 on a youth loan until January 2013. As part of the deal Abadaki worked with Senior Professional Development Coach Steve Eyre and the Under-21 Development Squad during in his stay at the Club, with the option of a permanent deal at the conclusion of the youth loan.[4]

Abadaki joined Hyde United on a month's loan with fellow Rochdale striker Reece Gray in February 2012.[5] His loan was extended and at the end of his time with the club he had scored two goals in ten league appearances.

Further loan periods followed with Southport in 2013, and Stalybridge Celtic in early 2014. On 24 March 2014, Abadaki joined Workington on loan.


  1. ^ "Professional retain list & free transfers 2012/13" (PDF). The Football League. 18 May 2013. p. 69. Retrieved 18 June 2013. 
  2. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack, eds. (2012). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2012–2013 (43rd ed.). London: Headline. p. 522. ISBN 978-0-7553-6356-8. 
  3. ^ "Tranmere 0 - 0 Rochdale". BBC Sport. 17 January 2012. Retrieved 29 January 2012. 
  4. ^ http://www.htafc.com/news/article/first-team-news-godwin-abadaki-377185.aspx
  5. ^ "Reece Gray and Godwin Abadaki join Hyde on loan". Hyde FC. 24 February 2012. Retrieved 3 March 2012. 

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