Let’s take a look at the biography of Innocent Bonke with relevant information about the prolific Nigerian player.
Innocent Bonke is an outstanding player who plied his trade abroad and has risen to become one of the best Nigerian footballers.
Innocent Bonke Biography
Bonke Innocent, born January 20, 1996, is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Ligue 1 club Lorient and the Nigeria national team.
The prolific midfielder was born in Kaduna the Northern part of Nigeria where he hails from.
Innocent Bonke made his debut for the Nigeria national team on September 6, 2021 in a World Cup qualifier against Cape Verde.
Early Life and Career
Innocent Bonke hails from Kaduna State the Northern geopolitical zone of Nigeria where he was born.
He grew up in Kaduna and began playing football with his friends on the street before he joined an academy.
Innocent rose to prominence and made his international debut for the Nigeria national team on September 7, 2021 in a World Cup qualifier against Cape Verde, which the Super Eagles saw a 2–1 away victory.
On August 2, 2017, he joined Malmö FF on a contract worth €800,000 until 2021.
Innocent Bonke was released by Malmö FF at the end of 2021, and he signed a 3-year contract with Ligue 1 side FC Lorient.
Innocent Bonke Net Worth
Bonke is a Nigerian footballer with an estimated net worth of $5 million.
The professional footballer is not yet married, and has not revealed information regarding his relationship.
The superstar is only focused on his career and dreams to play in the biggest clubs in Europe.
Bonke is a talented and skillful midfielder, known for his tackle, pace and passing ability.