Raphael Onyedika Nwadike, born April 19, 2001, professionally known as Raphael Onyedika, is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for FC Midtjylland, a top Danish Superliga club. He was born in Imo State, South East Nigeria.
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Raphael Onyedika was born to an Igbo parents in a village in Imo State, the Southeast geopolitical zone of Nigeria.
He grew up with his parents alongside his siblings with passion for football which hinders his educational endeavors.
Prior to turning 15 and enrolling in the F.C. Ebedei academy, Onyedika played street football. Onyedika spent three years at Ebedei before joining the FC Midtjylland academy in Denmark, an FC Ebedei affiliate club, shortly after turning 18.
With his physique, quickness, and aggressive playing style, he made an impression in the UEFA Youth League and the U19 League during his first full season with FC Midtjylland.
He loved the club so much that on July 1, 2020, he signed his first professional five-year contract with them through June 20, 2025.
Onyedika was loaned out to FC Fredericia of the Danish First Division, a Midtjylland associate club, on August 19, 2020, for the duration of the 2020–21 season in order to get additional experience.
With 28 games played and three goals scored during his loan period, Onyedika performed admirably. The Nigerian was named to TV3 Sport’s squad of the year in the Danish First Division because of how smoothly the season went.
In the summer of 2021, Onyedika returned to Midtjylland and was elevated to the first team.
On July 16, 2021, against Odense Boldklub, in the opening match of the 2021–22 Danish Superliga, he made his official debut for Midtjylland. He started the game and completed the entire match.
Raphael Onyedika Net Worth
Raphael Onyedika’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. He is Nigerian football player, who plays as midfielder.
Raphael Onyedika is not yet married and hasn’t introduced her relationship to the public. He is still single, does not have a girlfriend.