Sanmi Odelusi

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Sanmi Odelusi
Personal information
Full name Oluwasanmi Babafemi Oluwaseu Odelusi[1]
Date of birth (1993-06-11) 11 June 1993 (age 21)
Place of birth Dagenham, England
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Bolton Wanderers
Number 38
Youth career
0000–2006 Queens Park Rangers
2006–2009 Reading
2009–2012 Bolton Wanderers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012– Bolton Wanderers 6 (0)
2014 Milton Keynes Dons (loan) 5 (0)
2015 Coventry City (loan) 14 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21:04, 04 May 2015 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Oluwasanmi Babafemi Oluwaseu Odelusi (born 11 June 1993) is an English professional footballer who plays for Bolton Wanderers, as a striker or a winger.


Bolton Wanderers[edit]

Odelusi joined Bolton Wanderers in 2009 after having also spent time in the Queens Park Rangers and Reading youth set-ups.[2] He spent three years in the reserves but in the 2011–12 season Odelusi scored four goals in 16 league games and was rewarded with one-year deal in July 2012. Odelusi was on the bench for the matches against Blackburn Rovers which Bolton won 1–0, the home match against Brighton & Hove Albion and the 1–0 loss against Ipswich Town before eventually making his debut in a 3–2 away loss against Charlton Athletic when he came on for Darren Pratley in the 82nd minute.[3] Odelusi made his first start on 6 August against Shrewsbury Town in the League Cup and scored twice in a 3–1 win.[4]

Milton Keynes Dons (loan)[edit]

On 21 February 2014, Odelusi joined League One side Milton Keynes Dons on a one-month loan.[5] On 24 March 2014, Odelusi extended his loan stay with the Dons until the end of the 2013–14 season.[6]

Coventry City (loan)[edit]

On 31 January 2015, Odelusi joined League One side Coventry City on a loan until the end of the season and scored on his debut match against Rochdale.[7]


  1. ^ "List of Players under Written Contract Registered Between 01/10/2013 and 31/10/2013" (PDF). The FA. October 2013. p. 1. Retrieved 19 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Player Profiles". 2012-07-16. Retrieved 2013-04-30. 
  3. ^ "Charton 3–2 Bolton". BBC Sport. Retrieved 30 March 2013. 
  4. ^ "Shrewsbury 1–3 Bolton". BBC Sport. 6 August 2013. Retrieved 8 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "Dons swoop for Sanmi Odelusi". Milton Keynes Dons FC. 21 February 2014. 
  6. ^ "Sanmi extends Dons stay". Milton Keynes Dons FC. 24 March 2014. 
  7. ^ "Sanmi Odelusi joins Coventry City on loan". Bolton Wanderers FC. 14 March 2015. 

External links[edit]

Sanmi Odelusi career statistics at Soccerbase