|Full name||Joseph Enakarhire|
|Date of birth||6 November 1982|
|Place of birth||Warri, Nigeria|
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 1⁄2 in)|
|2006–2007||→ Bordeaux (loan)||16||(0)|
|2007–2008||→ Panathinaikos (loan)||2||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 August 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Born in Warri, Enakarhire impressed at a young age at Standard Liège before joining Sporting Clube de Portugal in 2004–05, signing a four-year contract and eventually becoming first-choice. However, after just one season, he was sold to Russia's big-spending club FC Dynamo Moscow.
Unsettled, Enakarhire was loaned, in August 2006, to Ligue 1 side FC Girondins de Bordeaux, as another former Sporting defender, Beto, left for Recreativo de Huelva also on loan. He was relatively used during the campaign and, after the French decided against signing him permanently, he joined Greece's Panathinaikos FC on a season-long loan.
In late June 2012, after four years out of football, Enakarhire was signed by S.P. La Fiorita to boost the Sammarinese club's first campaign in the UEFA Europa League. In March of the following year he moved clubs and countries again, joining Latvian Higher League champions FC Daugava but being released after only four months.
A Nigerian international since 2003, Enakarhire appeared with the Super Eagles at the 2004 and 2006 Africa Cup of Nations. He was an undisputed starter in the latter tournament as Nigeria finished third, only conceding three goals.
- Enakarhire bolsters Sporting; UEFA.com, 3 August 2004
- Enakarhire hired by Dynamo; UEFA.com, 18 July 2005
- Enakarhire makes way to Bordeaux; UEFA.com, 31 August 2006
- Энакархире стал игроком "Панатинаикоса" [Enakarhire became a Panathinaikos player] (in Russian). Sport Express. 31 July 2007. Retrieved 20 September 2009.
- "Bong proche du VAFC" [Bong near VAFC] (in French). FC Metz. Archived from the original on 21 September 2009.
- "Joseph Enakarhire lost Energie Cottbus deal to politics". All Nigeria Soccer. 11 September 2010. Retrieved 18 November 2010.
- "Mancano solo i dettagli burocratici, Joseph Enakarhire sarà il rinforzo per l’Europa League" [Bureaucratic details notwithstanding, Joseph Enakarhire will be reinforcement for the Europa League] (in Italian). S.P. La Fiorita. 21 June 2012. Retrieved 3 July 2012.
- "Apskats: Sešus miljonus vērts aizsargs un patriotiskā Liepāja (2.daļa)" (in Latvian). Sporta Centrs. 29 March 2013. Retrieved 6 May 2013.
- L'Équipe stats (French)
- Stats and profile at Zerozero
- Joseph Enakarhire at National-Football-Teams.com
- Soccerway profile