Chucks Nwoko

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Chucks Nwoko
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Personal information
Full name Afraik Kaejtan Nwoko
Date of birth (1978-11-21) 21 November 1978 (age 38)
Place of birth Lagos, Nigeria
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Balzan Youths (under-19 coach)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1995 Julius Berger
1995–2006 Birkirkara 229 (59)
2001 CSKA Sofia (loan) 4 (0)
2006 Marsaxlokk 13 (0)
2006–2008 Sliema Wanderers 23 (5)
2008–2009 Qormi 12 (0)
National team
1998–2003 Malta 46 (1)
Teams managed
2010– Balzan Youths (under-19 coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Afraik Kaejtan "Chucks" Nwoko (born 21 November 1978) is a Maltese former footballer who played at both professional and international levels as a midfielder. Nwoko is currently the under-19 coach for Maltese First Division side Balzan Youths.

Playing career[edit]

Born in Lagos, Nigeria, Nwoko began his senior career in 1995 with Julius Berger. He joined Maltese team Birkirkara later that year, and after a loan spell in Bulgaria with CSKA Sofia in 2001, also played for Marsaxlokk, Sliema Wanderers and Qormi, retiring in 2009.

International career[edit]

After marrying a Maltese national – therefore becoming eligible to play for the Malta national football team, Nwoko made his international debut in 1998. He made a total of 46 international appearances, scoring one goal, until 2003.

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