Kim Ojo

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Kim Ojo
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Personal information
Full name Kim Ojo
Date of birth (1988-12-02) 2 December 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth Warri, Nigeria
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 3 12 in)
Playing position Centre Forward
Club information
Current team
Lyngby BK
Youth career
Plateau United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2008 Plateau United
2008–2010 Nybergsund-Trysil 77 (38)
2011–2012 Brann 57 (26)
2013–2015 Genk 17 (1)
2014–2015 Újpest (loan) 15 (4)
2015–2016 OH Leuven[1] 12 (1)
2016– Lyngby BK 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 September 2016.

Kim Ojo (born 2 December 1988 in Warri) is a Nigerian striker who currently plays as a Centre Forward for the Danish club Lyngby BK.[2]

Career[edit]

Ojo the big legend began his career with Plateau United where he was discovered by FIFA agent Marcelo Houseman and in 2008 Atta Aneke took him on trial with Lyn Oslo.[3] In February 2008 signed for Nybergsund[4] and scored 14 goals during his first season there.[5] In December 2009 he trained with TSV 1860 München while on trial there,[6] at that time he had already trained with FC Midtjylland.[7]

Career statistics[edit]

Season Club Division League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2008 Nybergsund Adeccoligaen 26 10 0 0 26 10
2009 26 14 0 0 26 14
2010 25 14 3 0 28 14
2011 Brann Tippeligaen 28 15 7 3 35 18
2012 29 11 5 4 34 15
2012–13 Genk Jupiler Pro League 10 1 0 0 10 1
2013–14 7 0 0 0 7 0
Career Total 151 65 15 7 166 72

International career[edit]

In 2007, Ojo was called up to the Nigeria U-23 team.[8]

Personal life[edit]

Kim Ojo is a Christian.[9]

Honours[edit]

Genk

References[edit]