Mathieu Adeniyi

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Mathieu Adeniyi
Personal information
Full name Mathieu Adeniyi
Date of birth (1987-04-26) 26 April 1987 (age 30)
Place of birth Porto-Novo, Benin
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defensive Midfielder
Club information
Current team
CPBB Rennes
Youth career
2001–2005 Association Sportive Oussou Saka
2005–2006 Stade Rennais
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 Stade Rennes B 12 (0)
2007–2010 La Vitréenne FC 37 (0)
2010–2011 Stade Rennes B[1] 5 (0)
2011–2013 OC Cesson 6 (0)
2013– CPBB Rennes
National team
2005–2007 Benin U-20 12 (0)
2006–2008 Benin 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Mathieu Adeniyi (born 26 April 1987 Porto-Novo) is a Beninense football player who plays for CPBB Rennes in France.[2] His name "Adeniyi" means "The Crown is Precious" in the Yoruba language[3]


Adeniyi began his career by Association Sportive Oussou Saka, moved in July 2005 to Stade Rennais F.C.,[4] before in November 2007 joined to La Vitréenne FC.[5] On 10 August 2010 left La Vitréenne FC and returned to Stade Rennais F.C., who played his debut after his return on 14 August 2010 for the Reserve team against AS Moulins.[6]

International career[edit]

He played with U-20 from Benin U-20 at 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship in the Netherlands.[7]


  • 2007: Champion de France Under 18[8]


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