Justice Christopher

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Justice Christopher
Personal information
Full name Justice Longs Christopher
Date of birth (1981-12-24) 24 December 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth Jos, Nigeria
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Nasarawa United F.C.
Youth career
1996–1998 Amazing International FC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999 Katsina United
2000 Sharks
2001 Bendel Insurance
2001–2002 Royal Antwerp 14 (1)
2002–2004 Levski Sofia 2 (0)
2004 Trelleborg 13 (0)
2005–2006 Alania Vladikavkaz 7 (0)
2006–2007 Herfølge 11 (0)
2012 Nasarawa United
National team
2001–2002 Nigeria 11 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Justice Longs Christopher (born 24 December 1981 in Jos) is a Nigerian football player, who plays for Nasarawa United F.C.

Career[edit]

Christopher has played for several clubs, including Katsina United, Sharks F.C., Bendel Insurance FC, Antwerp FC (Belgium), Levski Sofia (Bulgaria), Trelleborgs FF (Sweden), Alania Vladikavkaz in Russia and Herfølge BK in Denmark.

After the end of the season 2006/2007 announced his retirement of football.[1]

On 21 October 2012 announced his comeback and signed for Nasarawa United.[2]

International[edit]

He plays for Nigeria national football team and was a participant at the 2002 FIFA World Cup and holds eleven caps.[3]

Club statistics[edit]

[4]

Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Belgium League Belgian Cup League Cup Europe Total
2001/02 Royal Antwerp First Division 14 1
Bulgaria League Bulgarian Cup League Cup Europe Total
2002/03 Levski Sofia A PFG 2 0
2003/04 0 0
Sweden League Svenska Cupen League Cup Europe Total
2004 Trelleborg Allsvenskan 13 0
Russia League Russian Cup Premier League Cup Europe Total
2005 Alania Vladikavkaz Premier League 7 0
2006 0 0
Norway League Norwegian Cup League Cup Europe Total
2006/07 Herfølge First Division 11 0
Country Belgium 14 1
Bulgaria 2 0
Sweden 13 0
Russia 7 0
Norway 11 0
Total 47 1

National team statistics[edit]

Nigeria national team
Year Apps Goals
2001 4 0
2002 7 0
Total 11 0

External links[edit]

  1. ^ "Nasarawa sign ex-World Cup star – SuperSport – Football". SuperSport. 8 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "World Cup star Christopher to prove himself in NPL". Mtnfootball.com. 
  3. ^ "Justice Christopher". BBC News. 20 May 2002. 
  4. ^ Justice Christopher at National-Football-Teams.com