Emerson Samba

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Emerson Samba
Personal information
Full name Emerson Samba
Date of birth (1987-03-05) March 5, 1987 (age 31)
Place of birth Bo, Sierra Leone
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 5 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
2001–2005 Mighty Blackpool
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006– Mighty Blackpool
National team
2002–2003 Sierra Leone U-17
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Emerson Samba (born March 5, 1987 in Bo, Sierra Leone) is a Sierra Leonean footballer, who currently plays for Mighty Blackpool in the Sierra Leone National Premier League.


Samba is rated as one of the best footballers in Sierra Leone. He is a graduate of the Bo Government Secondary School, one of the best secondary schools in Sierra Leone.[1]

International career[edit]

Samba played for Sierra Leone at the 2003 FIFA U-17 World Championship in Finland.[2]