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
In January 2012, Chelsea signed Omeruo from Liège
ADO Den Haag
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
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.
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.
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
On 25 August 2017, after signing a new three-year deal at Chelsea, I returned to Kasımpaşa on a season-long loan.
- 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
Ability to converse in the following languages and curious to learn more
Catch me if you can
Reach meLagos, Nigeria,