Etebo Oghenekaro net worth and biography: Etebo Oghenekaro is a Nigerian midfield maestro who is currently playing his trade at Stoke City but was loaned out to Watford. Known for his stamina, composure and shot power as well as pinpoint passes, Etebo has established himself as an integral part of the Nigerian national team . Though he is yet to play for Europe elite teams just like his Nigerian counterparts, the 25 year old midfielder is doing great for himself. In this article, we will be considering some of the thrilling facts about Etebo Oghenekaro net worth, lifestyle and career.
Oghenekaro Peter Etebo was born in Delta, Warri, Nigeria, on November 9,1995. From a very young age, he had started nurturing the desire to become a footballer as he began playing for Lord of Honor FC before signing a professional contract with the Warri Wolves of the Nigerian Premier League in 2012.
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Etebo Signed for Warri Wolves while he was still in college but he had to wait after graduation before making his official debut. In 2013, he was given his first start at Warri Wolves, an opportunity he grabbed with both hands, as he registered a hat-trick announcing himself in the Nigerian Premier League.
Etebo did not just stop there, but went on to register another hat-trick during their encounter with Wikki Tourists, which a set a record as the player with the fastest hat-trick in the Nigerian Premier League, in just 22 minutes.
He established as one of the most sought after midfielder in the Nigerian Premier League, scoring a total of 23 goals in 64 matches.
Etebo’s outstanding performances in the Nigerian Premier League caught the attention of Feirense, a Portuguese side which acquired his services in 2016 making the deal his first professional contract.
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After joining Feirense, Etebo played an integral role in helping the club gain promotion to the Primer Liga. The following season, he also helped them to finish in the number eight position before sealing a move to Spanish side, Las Palmas.
Etebo spent only one season at Las Palmas before he signed a new contract with English Premier League SIDE Stoke City in 2018.
Etebo was outstanding in performance during his debut season with Stoke City, as he proved to be a mentally strong and physical player who made the heart of the midfield solid. He helped the Club to finish 16th in the League.
However, the Nigerian midfield maestro could not safe the club from relegating, resulting in the dismissal of the then Manager Gary who was later replaced by Michael O’Neill.
During the tender of Michael O’Neil, the successor of former Stoke City’s manager, Gary, Etebo fail to impress and was therefore pushed down the pecking order, resulting in him being sent out on loan to various clubs such as Galatasaray, Getafe, and finally Watford which he is currently playing for.
So far, Etebo has played 6 times for the Watford, with his loan spell set to expire next summer unless the club decides to activate a new deal.
Etebo began playing initially for the Nigerian U-23 back in 2015. He played for the U-23 for a year before he was called to the senior team. Prior to his senior team call up, he had played a total of 19 games for the Nigerian U-23 where he helped them to win the U-23 Africa Cup OF Nations held IN Senegal rounding up the tournament with five goals, the highest in the tournament.
Etebo also played for the Super Eagles during the 2018 FIFA World Cup which was held in Russia and also started all three group stage matches. He has so far played a total of 38 matches for the national team.
Etebo Oghenekaro Net Worth
Undoubtedly, Etebo Oghenekaro net worth has increased over the years, currently he is believed to have a net worth within the range of $3 to $4 million.
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Etebo Cars and Houses
Due to his various short stints at different clubs, Etebo has not been able to settle in permanently into his personal house as such he doesn’t own a house abroad.
As for cars, not much is know about the midfielder’s collection of cars but he was seen cruising around in two different exotic cars at different times. He was seen with a G-Wagon and a Mercedes Benz, but he is believed to own other several cars.
Etebo is happily married to Ebhota Bethel and their marriage is blessed with a boy and a girl whose names are, Wealth and Elo.
The Watford number 4 is about 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) tall with well-built physique.
Etebo currently earns a weekly salary of £29,000 which accumulates to £1,508,000.
Etebo FIFA 21 Rating
According to FIFA 21 rating, the overall rating of Peter Ohenekaro Etebo is 71. His agility is 84 while his strength is 80.
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