Oluwasegun Abiodun

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Abiodun for Hamarkameratene
Personal information
Full name Oluwasegun Abiodun
Date of birth (1984-12-05) 5 December 1984 (age 29)
Place of birth Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Youth career
Shooting Stars
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001 Julius Berger
2002 Maccabi Haifa 0 (0)
2003–2004 Al-Wahda
2004–2008 HamKam 79 (23)
2009–2010 Skeid 46 (17)
2010 Internațional 2 (0)
National team
Nigeria U-23
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 31 December 2009.
† Appearances (Goals).

Oluwasegun Abiodun (born 5 December 1984) is a Nigerian football striker who currently is free agent. His name, Oluwasegun, means "God has been victorious".[1]

Career[edit]

Club[edit]

Early career[edit]

His previous clubs include Nigerian team Julius Berger, Israeli Maccabi Haifa and Al-Wahda in the United Arab Emirates. Abiodun arrived at Maccabi Haifa to replace Yakubu Aiyegbeni, but after the latter stayed with the Israeli club Abiodun left Haifa. His first match for the club was a successful one since he got onto the scoresheet in an early round UEFA Champions League match after starting the match on the bench.

Norway[edit]

He moved from Al Wahda to Hamarkameratene in September 2004. While at Hamarkameratene he became noted for his goalscoring abilities and speed. In December 2008 it was announced that Abiodun would join Skeid for the 2009 season

National team[edit]

Abiodun has played for the Nigerian Olympic team who came very close at qualifying for the 2004 Olympics. but has never featured for the senior squad.[citation needed].

Career statistics[edit]

Season Club Division League Cup Continental Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2004 HamKam Tippeligaen 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
2005 13 2 2 0 0 0 15 2
2006 16 5 2 0 0 0 18 5
2007 Adeccoligaen 22 15 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 Tippeligaen 22 1 1 0 0 0 23 1
2009 Skeid Adeccoligaen 20 7 0 0 0 0 20 7
2010 2. Divisjon 26 10 0 0 0 0 26 10
2009–10 Internațional Liga I 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Career Total 127 40 5 0 0 0 132 40


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