Sly with FC Ufa in 2019
|Full name||Sylvester Emeka Igbonu|
|Date of birth||8 September 1990|
|Place of birth||Lagos, Nigeria|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 May 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 November 2015
Sylvester Emeka Igbonu, commonly known as Sylvester Igboun (born 8 September 1990) is a Nigerian professional football player, who currently plays as a striker or an attacking midfielder for the Russian Premier League club FC Ufa. Igboun is known for his blistering speed. His surname is Igbonu but was misspelled when registering a passport. His FC Ufa shirt lists his nickname "Sly" on the back instead of his last name.
|Ufa||2015–16||Russian Premier League||25||4||1||0||-||-||26||4|
|Nigeria national team|
Statistics accurate as of match played 17 November 2015
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- FC Midtjylland profile
- Career statistics at Danmarks Radio
- Sylvester Igboun at National-Football-Teams.com
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