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7 Famous Belgium Players That Are From Nigeria (Photos)

1. Ryan Sanusi

Ryan Sanusi is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Beerschot. Born in Berghout, Belgium, Sanusi started his early on professional football career with Belgian winners Queens Park Rangers. He made his club debut in a friendly against Exeter City.

He is of Nigerian ancestry.


2. Tunde Owolabi


Tunde Owolabi is a Belgian professional footballer who currently plays as a striker for St Patrick's Athletic. Born and brought up in Antwerp, Belgium, where his daddy was playing for Royal Antwerp at the time, Tunde started his sports career in the youth team of Belgian club Royal Capellen before his family moved to England ten years ago when he was 18. era.


Tunde is actually from Nigeria. He or she is eligible to play for Nigeria, Belgium or England.


3. Tyrese Omotoye


Tyrese Demola Huxley Omotoye is a Belgian professional footballer who plays for Carlisle United and the Belgian countrywide youth team as a striker.



Huge Benye, a Nigerian, played for the Belgian national youth team in a genial against Portugal five years ago.


4. Funso Ojo

Funso Ojo is a Belgian professional footballer currently playing for Aberdeen, where he played for the Belgian national youth team as an attacking midfielder. Funso previously spent time on loan at League One aspect Wigan Athletic before joining his current club last year.

He could be from Nigeria. He is eligible to represent Nigeria and Belgium in the International Mature League. From 2006 to 2011, he or she represented the Belgian national team in international youth competitions.


5. Josh Epia

Joshua Felix Okpoda Eppiah is a Belgian professional footballer who plays for Northampton Town and the Belgian countrywide youth team as a striker. Created in Belgium, he made his first for Leuven two years ago at home against Saint-Truiden. He is at present a youth international for Belgium.


Eppiah is actually from Nigeria.


6. Jeson Adesanya

Jason Adesanya is a The belgian footballer who plays as a striker for Lyra-Lierse Berlaar. Born in Uccle, Belgium, Adesanya joined his current membership three years ago.

He could be of Nigerian ancestry.


7. Marvin Ogunjimi


Marvin Ogunjimi is a Nigerian-born Belgian professional footballer who plays for Mons and earlier played for the Belgian national team.

Twelve years ago, Ogunjimi made his debut for the Belgian national team in Astana against Kazakhstan. He have scored his first goal for Belgium in an equaliser against Austria.


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