Ganiyu Oseni

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Ganiyu Oseni
Personal information
Full name Ganiyu Bolayi Oseni
Date of birth (1991-09-19) September 19, 1991 (age 26)
Place of birth Osogbo, Nigeria
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Right forward
Left forward
Club information
Current team
Hà Nội F.C.
Number 90
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 Prime
2008 Esperance Tunis (loan) 2 (0)
2008–2009 CSKA Moscow (loan) 0 (0)
2010–2013 Esperance Tunis
2011–2012 Kienlong bank Kiên Giang (loan) 45 (20)
2013 Hoàng Anh Gia Lai (loan) 19 (10)
2013–2014 Kahramanmaraşspor 9 (7)
2014 Đồng Tâm Long An 11 (6)
2015 Becamex Bình Dương 3 (1)
2015–2017 XSKT Cần Thơ 39 (14)
2017 Đồng Tâm Long An 11 (3)
2017- Hà Nội F.C. 5 (3)
National team
2007 Nigeria U-17 6 (3)
2011 Nigeria U-23 1 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 October 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of May 1, 2011

Ganiyu Bolayi Oseni (born September 19, 1991 in Osogbo) is a Nigerian football striker, who currently plays for Hà Nội F.C. in the V.League 1.


In his native Nigeria, Oseni started his career at Prime F.C.. He had a trial with Esperance Tunis on 29 March 2008[1] and played two CLP-1 games.[2] He returned to Prime and was loaned out on August 2, 2008 to CSKA Moscow,[3] after a successful trial in July 2008.[4] In January 2009, he CSKA joined on permanent transfer[5] but left his club on 4 December 2009 for trials in Tunisia. He signed on 7 December 2009 a three-and-a-half year contract with his former club Esperance.[6]

He went on loan to Kienlong Bank Kiên Giang in Vietnam in March 2011.[7]

In October 2012, Oseni play for Hoang Anh Gia Lai of the V-League.

In April 2014, Oseni made his return to Vietnam when he signed with V.League 1 side Đồng Tâm Long An.[8]


Oseni is an Attacker and plays as Right forward or Left forward.[9]

International career[edit]

He represented his homeland in the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup in the Korea Republic, played 6 games and shot one goal for the world champions.[10]

He was called up for the Nigeria U-23 All Africa Games qualifier in April 2011[11] and scored a brace in the 6-1 win over Liberia.




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