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Alex Iwobi
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Iwobi playing for Arsenal in 2019
Personal information
Full name Alexander Chuka Iwobi
Date of birth 3 May 1996 (1996-05-03) (age 25)
Place of birth Lagos, Nigeria
Height 1.80 m
Playing position Winger, forward
Club information
Current club Everton
Number 17
Youth career
2004–2015 Arsenal
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2019 Arsenal 100 (11)
2019– Everton 55 (2)
National team
2011–2012 England U16 7 (1)
2013 England U17 3 (0)
2013 England U18 1 (0)
2015– Nigeria 47 (9)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:06, 23 May 2021 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 19:30, 8 June 2021 (UTC)

Alexander Chuka Iwobi ( ih-WOH-bee; born 3 May 1996) is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a winger and forward for Premier League club Everton and the Nigeria national team.

Iwobi began his career at Arsenal, making 149 appearances and scoring 15 goals, and winning the FA Cup in 2017. In August 2019, he transferred to Everton for an initial £28 million fee.

Iwobi represented England up to under-18 level. He made his senior international debut for Nigeria in October 2015, and was part of their squads at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, coming third at the latter.

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