About Me

Who am I

Name
Kenneth Omeruo
Email
info@omeruoofficial.com
Date of Birth
17 October 1993
Nationality
Nigeria

A glimpse about me

I am a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a defender for Spanish League club Leganes, and the Nigeria national team.  signing for Chelsea from Standard Liege in January 2012 and upon signing went on loan to Dutch top-flight side ADO Den Haag. At age 19 I earned a call up to the Nigerian national team.

Now a regular international, I have represented Nigeria at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations and the 2013 Confederations Cup in Brazil.  cementing a place in the starting line-up at the Africa Cup of Nations as it turned into a wonderful tournament for the Super Eagles and they emerged from the tournament victorious. In 2019 I scored My first goal in the Africa Cup of Nations against Guinea.  A key part of the Super Eagles team that won the bronze medal in 2019.

Nothing can Substitute my Experience!

I have taken risks and gained

CLUB CAREER

Chelsea
2012

In January 2012, Chelsea signed Omeruo from Liège

ADO Den Haag
2012-2013 season

On 3 March 2012, I made my debut for ADO Den Haag against SC Heerenveen which ended in a 0–0 draw.

Scored my first goal for ADO Den Haag, On 19 April 2012, in a game against FC Groningen

Middlesbrough
2013-2014 season

I joined Middlesbrough on loan until the end of the 2013–14 season. On 1 February 2014, I made my debut for Middlesbrough in a 0–0 draw against Doncaster Rovers.

I rejoined Middlesbrough for the 2014–15 season, making my first appearance against Birmingham in a 2-0 win.

Kasımpaşa
2015-2016 season

On 21 July 2015, I joined Kasımpaşa,  I made my debut for Kasımpaşa in a match against Gaziantepspor,the match ended in a 3–0 victory for Kasımpaşa.

Alanyaspor
2016-2017 season

On 31 August 2016, I signed a one-year contract extension until 2019, On 25 February 2017, I scored my first goal for Alanyaspor

Return to Kasımpaşa
2017-2018 season

On 25 August 2017, after signing a new three-year deal at Chelsea, I returned to Kasımpaşa on a season-long loan.

CD Leganés
15 August 2018

On 15 August 2018, I joined CD Leganés on a season-long loan.

INTERNATIONAL CAREER

  • 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Colombia. – (QUARTER FINALS)
  •  2013 Africa Cup of Nations (WINNER)
  •  2013 FIFA Confederations Cup
  •  2014 FIFA World Cup
  •  30 man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia
  • Africa Cup of Nations(BRONZE MEDAL)

Creativity in Execution

My Key Strength

I am a level-headed and determined youngster, tall, rangy but strong centre-back

TACKLE 99%
CLEARANCE 99%
DETERMINATION 100%
TOUGHNESS 98%

Skills

Language Skills

Ability to converse in the following languages and curious to learn more

English
Spanish
hausa

Reach Me

Catch me if you can

Contact
Reach me
Lagos, Nigeria,
Leganes, Spain
Catch me
info@omeruoofficial.com