Kingsley Onuegbu

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Kingsley Onuegbu
Kingsley Onuegbu 2013 1.jpg
Kingsley Onuegbu in 2013
Personal information
Date of birth (1986-03-05) 5 March 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth Kaduna, Nigeria
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
MSV Duisburg
Number 10
Youth career
2005–2007 SC Idar-Oberstein
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 SC Idar-Oberstein 26 (12)
2008–2010 Eintracht Braunschweig 58 (17)
2010–2013 SpVgg Greuther Fürth 21 (6)
2011–2013 SpVgg Greuther Fürth II 18 (5)
2012 SV Sandhausen (loan) 13 (1)
2013– MSV Duisburg 41 (13)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:04, 9 August 2014 (UTC)[1].
† Appearances (Goals).

Kingsley Ugochuwu (born 5 March 1986)[2] is a Nigerian footballer currently playing for MSV Duisburg in the 3. Liga.[3]

Career[edit]

He played only street soccer in Nigeria,[4] before his football career began in Germany in the summer of 2005 with SC Idar-Oberstein. In his first professional season for Idar-Oberstein in 2007–08, Onuegbu scored twelve goals in 26 games. In the summer of 2008 he joined Eintracht Braunschweig. On 11 May 2010, he left Braunschweig to sign with SpVgg Greuther Fürth. He signed with MSV Duisburg in 2013.

Personal life[edit]

He was born as Kingsley Ugochuwu and moved with twenty years from Lagos, Nigeria to his father to Paris, France.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kingsley Onuegbu" (in German). fussballdaten.de. Retrieved 5 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Kingsley Onuegbu". worldfootball.net. Retrieved 25 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "Onuegbu, Kingsley" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 12 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "Kingsley Onuegbu hat die Kritiker schnell widerlegt". newsclick.de (in German). 4 December 2008. Retrieved 21 August 2010. 
  5. ^ "Er stürmt mit neuem Namen" (in German). bild.de. 3 July 2008. Retrieved 21 August 2010.