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

Intro Footballer
Is Athlete
Football player
Association football player
From Nigeria
Type Sports
Gender male
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.
No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 27 May 2007 Moi International Sports Centre, Nairobi, Kenya  Kenya 1–0 1–0 Friendly