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Obinna Nwaneri

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Full nameObinna Nwaneri
Place of birthLagos, Nigeria
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing positionCentre back

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Obinna Nwaneri (born March 18, 1982 in Lagos, Nigeria) is a football defender from Nigeria. His name, Obinna, means "Father´s heart" in Igbo. He is described as mobile central defender with pace, control and timing. A natural leader, which had earned him the captain armband in Enyimba and FC Sion respectively. His star has steadily continued to rise, first with top Nigerian side, Julius Berger, then with African Champions Enyimba, where he won the CAF champions league and then he signed with Swiss club FC Sion during the 2007 January transfer window, a club he later captained before leaving last summer.


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