Home / Sport / Aiyegbeni Retires At 35

Aiyegbeni Retires At 35

 

Former Nigeria international striker Yakubu has retired from football at the age of 35, BBC Sport reports.

In almost a decade in English football, between January 2003 and June 2012, Yakubu scored 114 times in 293 league appearances, mostly in the top flight.

He averaged nearly a goal every other game at Portsmouth, Middlesbrough, Everton, Leicester and Blackburn before joining Chinese club Guangzhou.

He returned to England for short spells at Reading in 2015, then Coventry City.

About The Crusader

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

x

Check Also

Shaqiri Shines In Debut As Liverpool Rout United

Liverpool scored three second half goals as they wrapped up their pre-season tour of America on Saturday with a dominating 4-1 victory over Manchester United at Michigan Stadium. Xherdan Shaqiri ...