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Saliu Popoola (born 7 August 1994) is a Nigerian football midfielder. He is also a Nigerian international.[2]

Saliu Popoola
Saliu Popoola Rio 2016.jpg
Popoola at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Full name Saliu Popoola Sodiq
Date of birth (1994-08-07) 7 August 1994 (age 24)
Place of birth Lagos, Nigeria
Height 1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
36 Lions
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2016 FC Metz 0 (0)
2014–2016RFC Seraing (loan) 51 (4)
2017– Ittihad Khemisset
National team
2016– Nigeria U23 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 August 2016

CareerEdit

Popoola joined FC Metz in August 2012, after a successful trial with the team.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Popoola Saliu. rio2016.com
  2. ^ Oluwashina Okeleji (24 June 2016). "Kelechi Iheanacho included in Nigeria's Olympics squad". BBC Sport. Retrieved 25 June 2016.

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