LEG / Defender / Omeruo

Kenneth Josiah Omeruo

Omeruo may play as centerback and rightback. Versatile defender with a powerful physique that allow him to have strong on the air. He was only 19 years old when left his country to play for Standard de Lieja. He signed for Chelsea in 2011 and later he played on loan in ADO La Haya, Middlesbrough, Kasimpasa and Alanyaspor.

He has also been 40 times an international player with the Nigerian team and has participated in two World Cups, the Confederations Cup and the African Nations Cup.

Defensive work

99 recoveries

Blocked shots: 2
interceptions: 27
Recoveries: 99
Clearances: 61
Entries/blocks
Successful: 12
Unsuccessful: 4
Last man: 0
Duels
One-on-one: 24 29 45%
Aerials: 52 32 62%

Distribution

743 passes

Passes
Long shots: 75 83 48%
Short shots: 518 67 89%
Total: 593 150 80%
Detail
Into the space: 0 0 0%
Total forwards: 298
Total backwards: 47
Centres: 0 0 0%
Corners taken: 0 0 0%
Key passes: 4

Discipline

6 / 0

Yellow cards: 6
2nd yellow card: 0
Direct red cards: 0
Red cards: 0
Offside: 0
Fouls received: 6
Fouls committed: 22
Penalties received: 0
Penalties committed: 2
Hand balls committed: 1

Minutes

1,346 Minutes

Matches
called-up: 15
Played: 15 100%
Starting player: 15 100%
Substitute: 0 0%
Substituted: 1 7%

Attacking actions

8 shots

Shots
In total: 8
At goal: 4 50%
Assists: 0
Dribbles: 2 1 67%

Goals

1 goals

goal ratio: 0.07
In the area: 1 100%
Outside the area: 0 0%
Penalty: 0 (de 0) 0%
Right foot: 1 100%
Left foot: 0 0%
Header: 0 0%
set piece: 0 0%
own goal: 0

Date of birth:
17/10/1993

Place of birth:
Kaduna (Nigeria)

Nationality:

Height:
1'85

Weight:
83

Number:
4

Position:
Defender

Dominant leg:
Right

International:

Nigeria

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Career:

2011-2013: ADO La Haya
2013-2014: Chelsea F.C. sub-23 / Middlesbrough F.C.
2014-2015: Middlesbrough F.C.
2015-2016: Kasimpasa
2016-2017: Alanyaspor
2017-2018: Kasimpasa
2018-2022: C.D. Leganés

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