Stanley Nwabili biography, career, background, net worth, award

Stanley Nwabili biography, career, background, net worth, award

By Yungsea

Stanley Bobo Nwabali is a Nigerian footballer and current goalkeeper for the Nigeria national team and Chippa United, a Premier Soccer League club.

He hails from the South-South region of Nigeria and was raised in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Profile Summary

Name: Stanley Bobo Nwabali

Date of birth: 10th June, 1996

Place of birth: Lagos State, Nigeria

Religion: Christianity

Career: Footballer

Background

Stanley Nwabili is a native of Ogba, Egbema–Ndoni in Rivers State, Nigeria. He was born into a Christian home on 10th June, 1996 in Lagos State, Nigeria. Details of his academic qualifications are not disclosed to the media but he is believed to have attained his basic education during his early years.

Career

Stanley showcased his football skills right from a tender age and this led him to be enrolled in a football academy which became a stepping stone for his career.

In 2019, he joined Go Round FC, before later moving to Enyimba in 2020 and this became a springboard for him as he also play for Katsina United and Lobi stars.

He gained popularity after playing an international friendly with the national team against Mexico in the United States in 2021 which earned him a cap.

He was later signed to the Premier league club, Chippa United as a goalkeeper and this also extended his popularity in the football sphere.

He was named in Jose paseiro’s Super Eagles final 25 man squad list for Afcon 2023 in Ivory coast.

He began all three group matches and also kept a clean sheet in Nigeria’s 2 nil win over Cameroon in their round of 16 tie before being withdrawn during the closing moments for what looked like an apparent knee injury after a collision with a Cameroonian player.

Personal Life

Stanley can best be described as one of the young talented Nigerians who is building a strong niche for himself in his career.

He hails from a Christian home in Rivers State, Nigeria and has a family who is very supportive of his career. Details regarding his relationships and private life are kept out of public view.

Net Worth

He is estimated to have a net worth of about $500,000 earned through his football career.

 

Recognitions

  • Best Home-based player by the National Football Federation bin 2021.
  • PSL Team of the season, 2022/2023.
  • PSL Goalkeeper of the month, October 2022.
  • Olympic Bronze Medal, 2016
  • FIFA U-17 World Cup, 2013.