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Chukwuma Akabueze – biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroFootballer
Is

Athlete

Football player

Association football player

From

Nigeria

Type

Sports

Gendermale
Birth 6 May 1989, Ilorin, Nigeria
Age:31 years
Star sign Taurus
Stats
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 72 kg
Sports Teams
Odds BK
Wuhan Zall F.C.
Kwara United F.C.
SK Brann
Odds BK
Nigeria national under-20 football team
Nigeria national football team

Chukwuma Akabueze (born 6 May 1989), nicknamed “Bentley“, is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays for Turkish club Ümraniyespor.

Club career

The former striker of Kwara United before he was taken to Odd Grenland in July 2007. He has a very good left foot which he utilised in scoring a stunner against Zambia in the second round stage of the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup. His skill is another asset to him evident by the goal he scored in the 1–1 draw with Rosenborg BK on 2 August 2009. On 24 February 2011 he signed for SK Brann.

On 19 February 2013, Bentley transferred to Chinese Super League club Wuhan Zall.

International career

He was a member of the Nigerian team that took part in the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Canada in which they were eliminated in the quarter-final by Chile.

International goals

Scores and results list Nigeria’s goal tally first.
NoDateVenueOpponentScoreResultCompetition
1.27 May 2007Moi International Sports Centre, Nairobi, Kenya Kenya 1–01–0Friendly