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Opinion: 6 Canadian Players That Are Originally From Africa (Photos)

1. Nkem Izurike

 Nkemjika Natali Izurike is currently playing for the Canadian national team for Tel Aviv and Canada.

 Izurike made her debut for the Canadian women's soccer team in 2014. She was a member of the Canadian team at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto.

 Izurike is of Nigerian origin.

 2. Elijah Adkugbe

 Elias Adekubbe is a Nigerian professional footballer. He is currently playing as a midfielder for Cavalry FC.

 3. Sam Adekube

 Samuel Idomid Adekubbe is a Canadian professional footballer who plays as a left-back for Hatispo and the Canadian national team.

 Adekugbe was qualified to play internationally for England, Nigeria or Canada. However, he represented Canada at a young age and at a high level.

 Adekugbe is originally from Nigeria.

 4. Kunle Dada-Luke

 Olakunle Olumide Dada-Luk is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a full-back for Pacific FC.

 Four years ago, Dada-Luck made his international debut for the Canadian Junior in a friendly against Costa Rica.

 5. Stephen Ademolu

 Stephen Ademolu is a retired Canadian footballer who played for the Windsor Stars and the Canadian national team.

 He played for Canada Senior in a friendly against Luxembourg in 2005.

 Ademolu originated in Nigeria.

 6. Oluwaseun Oyegunle

 Oluwaseun Oyegunle is a Canadian professional footballer who plays as a defender for Forge FC.

 Two years ago, Oyegunle received his first international call-up to the Canadian Junior team before the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup.

 He is of Nigerian descent.

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