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Albert Yobo

Personal information
Full nameMichael Albert Yobo
Height1.85 m
Playing positionDefender

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Michael Albert Yobo (born May, 1979 in Port Harcourt, Nigeria) is a retired Nigerian football defender. He is the older brother of Nigeria international captain Joseph Yobo. In July 2008, their younger brother Norum Yobo was kidnapped in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria and held for ransom. He was eventually released after 12 days on July 17, 2008.

His brothers charity, the Foundation, run a youth football tournament in Nigeria which bears his name, the Albert Yobo Soccer Championship.

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