John Utaka, Nigeria - 39 years

John Utaka, Nigeria has never been the best goal scorer in a league, but he has been part of the top scoring list in Ligue 1 2004/2005, Ligue 1 2005/2006 and Ligue 1 2006/2007.

His full name is John Chukwudi Utaka and his most common positions on the football field were striker and winger. He was born in Enugu, Nigeria and today he is 39 years old (birth date 8 January 1982). He has also scored 6 goals in 49 national team matches for Nigeria. In 2018 John Utaka decided to stop with professional football.

John Utaka top scorer record

League, Team Season Age Position Goals Winner/leader
 
Ligue 1
2006/2007 25 6 11 Pauleta
 
Ligue 1
2005/2006 24 7 11 Pauleta
 
Ligue 1
2004/2005 23 7 12 Alexander Frei

Information about John Utaka

Complete name
John Chukwudi Utaka
Player positions
Striker / Winger
Date of birth
8 January 1982
Place of birth
Enugu, Nigeria
Retired
2018
Height
179 cm
National team caps
49
National team goals
6
Source: Wikipedia

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