Jude Aneke

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Jude Aneke
Personal information
Full name Jude Oluchukwu Aneke
Date of birth (1990-04-23) April 23, 1990 (age 27)[1]
Place of birth Enugu, Nigeria
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position forward
Club information
Current team
Ikorodu United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 Anambra United (13)
2011–2012 Kaduna United (20)
2012 Warri Wolves
2013 Al-Masry
2014–2015 Spartak Semey
2016 Plateau United
2017– Ikorodu United 8 (6)
National team
2011 Nigeria U23 2 (0)
2011– Nigeria 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 August 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 July 2014

Jude Aneke (born April 23, 1990 in Enugu) is a Nigerian forward playing for Ikorodu United F.C.

Career[edit]

He started his career at Young Planners FC and Ebonyi Angels F.C., before moving to Anambra United.[2]

Aneke joined Kaduna United during the 2009-10 season from lower division side Anambra United and scored 13 goals[2] in all competitions, including 10 in the league.[3] He won the 2010 Nigerian FA Cup with the club.

In November 2011, Aneke broke the 1-year-old record of Ahmed Musa by scoring his 19th and 20th goal in league play.[4] A week later, he was called up to the Nigeria national football team to replace an injured Peter Odemwingie.[5]

In 2012, Aneke joined Warri Wolves, before transferring to Al-Masry, of Port Said, Egypt, in August of that year.[6]

Aneke got interest from Clubs in Turkish premier league and also from giant Romanian Rapid Bucarest. On 18 July 2014, Aneke signed for Kazakhstan Premier League side FC Spartak Semey.[7]

He returned to Nigeria and in June 2016 signed for Plateau United.[8] In 2017 he signed for Ikorodu United.[9]

Achievements[edit]

  • Nigerian Super Cup
Winner (1): 2010

Honours[edit]

Nigeria Premier League Top Scorer (1): 2012

References[edit]