Nwankwo Kanu, Nigeria - 47 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, Imo State, 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 list postions

League, Team Season Goals Position Age Winner/leader
Premier League
18 30 Didier Drogba
Premier League
13 23 Kevin Phillips

Nwankwo Kanu hat-trick

Here you find one hat-trick that Nwankwo Kanu have scored.

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

Information about Nwankwo Kanu

Player position
Date of birth
1 August 1976
Place of birth
Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria
197 cm
National team caps
National team goals
Source: Wikipedia

Articles containing Nwankwo Kanu

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Five underrated Arsenal signings made by Wenger
(30 June 2023)

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