Junior Salomon

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Salomon Junior
Personal information
Full name Salomon Junior
Date of birth (1986-04-08) 8 April 1986 (age 31)
Place of birth Abomey, Benin
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Plateau United F.C.
Number 28
Youth career
2006–2009 Université Nationale du Bénin FC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2011 ASPAC Cotonou 44 (3)
2012–2013 ASEC Mimosas 9 (0[1])
2013 USS Kraké
2013–2015 Bayelsa United
2016– Plateau United
National team
2010– Benin 11 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 Nov. 2013.

Salomon Junior (born 8 April 1986 in Abomey) is a Beninese football player who currently plays for Plateau United.


Junior began his career with Université Nationale du Bénin FC,[2] before joining ASPAC Cotonou in November 2009.[3] He left Benin in December 2011 and joined top Ivorian club ASEC Mimosas.[4] He then returned to Benin in 2013 to play for USS Kraké briefly before transferring to former Nigerian champions Bayelsa in March of the same year.[5] He joined promoted Plateau United ahead of the 2016 season after Bayelsa was relegated.[6]

International career[edit]

He was part of the Benin national football team at the 2010 African Cup of Nations in Angola.[7]