Ifeoma Chukwufumnaya Onumonu, born February 25, 1994, better known as Ifeoma Onumonu, is a famous American-born Nigerian professional footballer who plays for NJ/NY Gotham FC in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) and for the Nigeria women’s national team. Previously, she was a part of Reign FC, Portland Thorns FC, and Boston Breakers.
Ifeoma Onumonu Bio:
|Full Name:||Ifeoma Chukwufumnaya Onumonu|
|Date of Birth:||February 25, 1994|
|Place of Birth:||Rancho Cucamonga, California|
|State of Origin:||California|
|Net Worth:||$3 million|
Early Life and Education
Ifeoma Onumonu was born in Rancho Cucamonga, California, United States, on February 25, 1994.
During her time as a student, she played collegiate soccer at the University of California Berkeley, and before that, she honed her skills at Los Osos High School.
She made appearances in 18 games during her rookie season with Boston.
Following the folding of the Boston Breakers before the 2018 season, Onumonu was selected by the Portland Thorns in the 2018 Dispersal Draft.
However, she was waived on May 8, 2019, after participating in eight games.
On May 14, 2019, Onumonu joined Reign FC as a National Team Replacement player. Her outstanding performances earned her a supplemental roster spot on June 28.
Subsequently, on January 17, 2020, she was traded to Sky Blue FC. After showcasing her skills during the 2021 NWSL season and earning a spot on the Best XI Second Team, she re-signed with the team on a one-year deal on January 20, 2022.
On October 25, 2022, Onumonu signed a new three-year contract, committing to stay with Gotham FC until the 2025 season.
Onumonu has represented the United States on the Under-23 Women’s National Team. However, in June 2021, she received her first call-up to the Nigeria Women’s National Team.
Her talents have earned her a spot in the 23-player Nigerian squad for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023, as announced on June 16, 2023.
Ifeoma Onumonu Net Worth
Ifeoma Onumonu is a popular Nigerian footballer who has made wealth through football with a net worth of $3 million.
Ifeoma Onumonu is not in any relationship and she is not yet married. However, she is open to getting married once the time is right.
Onumonu is prioritizing her career over relationship as she pledge continue shining and winning more trophies both for club and country.