|Full name||David Akinluyi|
|Date of birth||10 February 1984|
|Place of birth||Ilesa, Nigeria|
|School||Saint Olave's Grammar School|
|University||University of Cambridge|
|Rugby union career|
David Akinluyi was controversially picked to play for Cambridge in the 2006 varsity match despite the fact that he was a full-time professional. Although not unusual for ex-professionals to play in the varsity match it was the first time a current professional player had been picked  He was, however, removed from the team sheet the afternoon before the game. His younger brother Didi Akinluyi played for Cambridge in the U21 varsity game that year 
He played for Old Olavians RFC from 2007-9 before joining the Birmingham and Solihull Bees on a non-contract basis for the 2009/2010.
He has been selected in the Help for Heroes squad for the 2009 Middlesex Sevens (as David Akinlui) 
He is in the 2009/2010 England Sevens Training Squad 
He is the current Captain of the Nigerian national team.