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The Complete List Of Dead Nigerian Footballers

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This list of dead Nigerian footballers consists of players who died in active service on the field of play, as well as those who grew old and were later deceased as a result of one ailment or the other.

Meanwhile, here are the Footballers Who Played For 2 or 3 Different Countries in their lifetime.

Let’s go back to see the Nigerian footballers who slumped and died while in active service or afterwards.

Dead Nigerian Footballers List

PlayerDate Of DeathLast Club
Sam Henshaw Ibiam2 December 2015Onitsha Redoutable
Teslim Balogun30 July 1972Ibadan Lions
Ajibade Babalade4 September 2020Mohun Bagan AC
Arthur MaduemeSeptember 20 2019Rangers
Peter Anieke20 April 2015Lagos ECN
Moses Otolorin22 December 2014IICC Shooting Stars of Ibadan
Mudashiru Lawal6 July 1991Shooting Stars F.C.
Uche Okafor6 January 2011Kansas City Wizards
Chineme Martins8 March 2020Nasarawa United
David Oniya13 June 2015T–Team
Shetemi Ayetigbo31 May 2015Belvedere FC
John IkoromaFebruary 2000Al-Wahda S.C.C.
Thompson Oliha30 June 2013Antalyaspor
Orobosan Adun26 May 2009Warri Wolves FC
Wilson Mene8 May 2010Prek Pra Keila
Stephen Keshi7 June 2016Perlis FA
Emmanuel Ogoli12 December 2010Ocean Boys
Victor Omogbehin18 August 2010Ilford F.C.
Yisa Sofoluwe9 February 2021Gateway Football Club of Abeokuta
Michael Umanika15 August 2016Zagatala
Chinonso Ihelwere Henry5 August 2012Delta Tulcea
Best Ogedegbe28 September 2009Abiola Babes Abeokuta
Endurance Idahor6 March 2010Al-Merreikh
Joshua Tamunobarabonye Pepple7 October 2012LKS Pomorzanin Nowogard
Bobsam Elejiko13 November 2011K. Merksem S.C.
Amir Angwe29 October 1995Julius Berger
Rashidi Yekini4 May 2012Gateway
Isaac Promise2 October 2019Austin Bold
Samuel Okwaraji12 August 1989K. Berchem Sport

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