Chukwuma Akabueze

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Chukwuma Akabueze
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Chukwuma Akabueze in 2009
Personal information
Date of birth (1989-05-06) 6 May 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Ilorin, Nigeria
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Winger / Forward
Club information
Current team
Boluspor
Number 12
Youth career
0000–2004 Kwara United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 Kwara United 18 (9)
2007–2011 Odd 95 (32)
2011–2012 SK Brann 53 (13)
2013 Wuhan Zall 27 (3)
2014–2017[1] Odd 89 (19)
2017– Boluspor 3 (0)
National team
2007 Nigeria under 20 2 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 March 2017 (UTC).

Chukwuma Akabueze (born 6 May 1989), nicknamed "Bentley", is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays for Boluspor in the Turkish TFF First League.

Club career[edit]

The former striker of Kwara United before he was taken to Odd Grenland in July 2007. He has a very good left foot which he utilised in scoring a stunner against Zambia in the second round stage of the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup. His skill is another asset to him evident by the goal he scored in the 1–1 draw with Rosenborg BK on 2 August 2009. On 24 February 2011 he signed for SK Brann.

On 19 February 2013, Bentley transferred to Chinese Super League club Wuhan Zall.[2]

International career[edit]

He was a member of the Nigerian team that took part in the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Canada in which they were eliminated in the quarter-final by Chile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alle Eliteserie-overgangene i januar" (in Swedish). m.nettavisen.no. Retrieved 4 January 2017. 
  2. ^ 卓尔签尼日利亚新锐国脚(Chinese)

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