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Maduka Okoye is a talented footballer who is well known for his position in goal.
Maduka Okoye Biography
Maduka Emilio Okoye, born August 28, 1999, professionally known as Maduka Okoye, is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper.
He was born in Düsseldorf, Germany to a Nigerian father and a German mother.
He came into spotlight after Watford FC of England signed him in November 2021.
Early Life and Education
Okoye hails from the South Eastern part of Nigeria, born and raised in Düsseldorf, Germany.
His mother is a German while the father is a Nigerian.
Maduka Okoye began his career with Bayer Leverkusen in 2012, he came through the club youth system.
Okoye joined Fortuna Düsseldorf, where he played for their Youth senior team.
In July 2020, he signed for Eredivise side Sparta Rotterdam where he was discovered by Watford football club of England.
He was announced as a Watford player on November 9, 2021 and will join the Premier league club on a 5 year deal.
Okoye was immediately loaned back to Sparta Rotterdam until the end of the 2021/22 campaign.
Rohr invited Maduka for a friendly against Ukraine on August 14, 2019.
On 13 October 2019, he made his international debut as a substitute in a friendly match against Brazil which ended 1–1 draw.
Maduka Okoye Net Worth
Maduka Okoye is a Nigerian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper. He has estimated net worth of $10 million.
Maduka Okoye is not yet married and has not revealed anything about his relationship.
The youngster is having a good career and is focused on his goals having signed for a new club.