Alberto Edjogo-Owono

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Personal information
Full name Alberto Edjogo-Owono Montalbán
Date of birth (1984-04-21) 21 April 1984 (age 31)
Place of birth Sabadell, Spain
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Youth career
2001–2003 Sabadell
2002–2003 Granollers (loan)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2004 Sabadell 12 (1)
2004 Gramenet B (loan) 10 (1)
2005 Peralada 7 (2)
2006 Badalona B 24 (11)
2006–2007 Sant Andreu 9 (1)
2007–2008 Pinatar
2008–2009 Olímpic Xàtiva
2009–2010 Mazarrón
2010–2011 Blanes 19 (5)
2011–2014 Vista Alegre 76 (30)
2014 Vilafranca 13 (3)
2014– Horta 0 (0)
National team
2003–2012 Equatorial Guinea 5 (?)
2006–2007 Equatorial Guinea U23

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 April 2014.

† Appearances (goals)
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Edjogo-Owono and the second or maternal family name is Montalbán.

Alberto Edjogo-Owono Montalbán (born 21 April 1984), known simply as Alberto, is an Equatoguinean footballer who plays for Spanish club UA Horta as a forward.

Club career[edit]

Born in Sabadell, Barcelona, Catalonia to an Equatoguinean father and a Spanish mother, Alberto emerged through local CE Sabadell FC's youth system, making his senior debuts in 2003 with the club in Segunda División B. Released two years later he resumed his career in amateur football, mainly in his native region, only returning to the third level in the 2006–07 season and appearing rarely for UE Sant Andreu (one fourth of the matches played, team relegation).

Subsequently Alberto returned to the regional championships, representing successively Pinatar CF, CD Olímpic de Xàtiva, Mazarrón CF, CD Blanes, UD Vista Alegre, FC Vilafranca[1] and UA Horta.

International career[edit]

Alberto made his Equatorial Guinea national team debut on 6 July 2003, in an 2004 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Morocco in Bata, a 0–1 home loss.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Alberto's older brother, Juvenal, is also a footballer. A midfielder, he also represented Sabadell, and played his entire career in Spain.


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