Steven Ukoh

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Steven Ukoh
Personal information
Date of birth (1991-06-19) 19 June 1991 (age 28)
Place of birth Switzerland
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
08 Villingen
Number 17
Youth career
FC Bethlehem[2]
Young Boys
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2010 Young Boys II 30 (10)
2010–2011 Lugano 1 (0)
2011–2016 Biel-Bienne 87 (12)
2017–2018 Solothurn 2 (0)
2018–2019 La Chaux-de-Fonds 10 (0)
2019 Solothurn 3 (1)
2019– 08 Villingen 6 (1)
National team
Switzerland U16
Switzerland U17
Switzerland U18
Switzerland U19
Switzerland U20
2015 Nigeria 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 February 2018

Steven Ukoh (born 19 June 1991) is a professional footballer who plays for FC 08 Villingen as a midfielder.[3]

Born in Switzerland, he represents Nigeria at international level.

Club career[edit]

Ukoh has played club football for Young Boys II, FC Lugano and FC Biel-Bienne.[1][4]

International career[edit]

After playing youth football for Switzerland, Ukoh switched allegiance to Nigeria in December 2014.[5] He made his senior international debut for Nigeria in January 2015.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Steven Ukoh". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 21 January 2015.
  2. ^ Steven Ukoh möchte an beste Zeiten anknüpfen, schwarzwaelder-bote.de, 16 July 2019
  3. ^ FC Solothurn squad 2017/18, fcsolothurn.ch
  4. ^ Steven Ukoh at Soccerway. Retrieved 21 January 2015.
  5. ^ Oluwashina Okeleji (31 December 2014). "Steven Ukoh explains switch to represent Nigeria". BBC Sport. Retrieved 2 January 2015.