Nwankwo Kanu, Nigeria - 46 years

Nwankwo Kanu (Nigeria) has never succeeded in becoming the top scorer in a league but was part of the top-20 list of scorers in Premier League 1999/2000 and Premier League 2006/2007.

He was born on 1 August 1976, and the place of birth was Owerri, Nigeria and his normal position was forward. He has also scored 12 goals in 86 national team matches for Nigeria. He ended his football career as a player in 2012.

Sometimes Nwankwo Kanu is also called Kanu.

Nwankwo Kanu top scorer record

League, Team Season Goals Position Age Winner/leader
 
Premier League
2006/2007 10 18 30 Didier Drogba
 
Premier League
1999/2000 12 13 23 Kevin Phillips

Nwankwo Kanu hat-trick

Here you find one hat-trick scored by Nwankwo Kanu.

Date and league Match Goals
23 october 1999
Premier League 1999/2000
Chelsea - Arsenal
2-3
3
75', 83', 90'

Information about Nwankwo Kanu

Player position
Forward
Date of birth
1 August 1976
Place of birth
Owerri, Nigeria
Retired
2012
Height
197 cm
National team caps
86
National team goals
12
Source: Wikipedia

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