Salas Okechukwu

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Salas Okechukwu
Personal information
Full name Salas Obasi Okechukwu
Date of birth (1989-05-15) 15 May 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Nigeria
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Tsarsko Selo
Number 11
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008 Chepinets Velingrad ? (?)
2009 Hebar Pazardzhik 11 (0)
2010 Levski Elin Pelin ? (?)
2010–2011 Oborishte Panagyurishte ? (?)
2011–2013 Minyor Pernik 35 (2)
2014–2015 Oborishte Panagyurishte 49 (10)
2016 Botev Ihtiman 13 (9)
2016– Tsarsko Selo 10 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 October 2016.

Salas Obasi Okechukwu (born 15 May 1989), is a Nigerian professional footballer who currently plays as a winger for Bulgarian club Tsarsko Selo.[1]

Career[edit]

Early career[edit]

In February 2008 Okechukwu joined Bulgarian third division side Chepinets Velingrad.[2]

On 23 October 2010 Okechukwu joined Oborishte Panagyurishte in fourth division.[3] On 18 June 2011 he scored goal and provided assist in the play-off for promotion to the Bulgarian V AFG, which helped Oborishte to a 4-0 victory over Rilski Sportist Samokov.[4]

Minyor Pernik[edit]

After visiting Minyor Pernik on trial in June 2011, he signed his first professional contract with the club on 22 July.[5] Okechukwu made his A PFG debut on 6 August in a 1–0 home win over Vidima-Rakovski, coming on as a substitute for Farès Brahimi.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 20 June 2015
Club Season League Cup Continental Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Minyor Pernik 2011–12 17 0 2 0 19 0
2012–13 18 2 6 1 24 3
Minyor total 35 2 8 1 43 3
Oborishte 2013–14 14 3 0 0 14 3
2014–15 22 6 0 0 22 6
2015–16 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oborishte total 36 9 0 0 36 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Salas Okechukwu Facts". Footballdatabase.eu. 
  2. ^ "Трима нигерийци почват с Чепинец" (in Bulgarian). 7sport.net. Retrieved 2008-02-27. 
  3. ^ "Африканска перла дебютира в А Окръжна" (in Bulgarian). bgfootball.com. Retrieved 2010-10-23. 
  4. ^ "Оборище размаза Рилецо и влезе във "В" група" (in Bulgarian). sportal.bg. Retrieved 2011-06-18. 
  5. ^ "Нигериец реве като дете при договор с Миньор" (in Bulgarian). football24.bg. Retrieved 2011-07-23. 

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