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Nigeria Yakubu AYEGBENI


Record at FIFA Tournaments
Olympic Football Tournament Final2000311110200
FIFA World Cup™ Qualifier201018152160000
FIFA World Cup™ Final2010301210000
Men's Olympic Football Tournament
2000Melbourne 23/09/2000Chile CHI4:1 (3:0)NGA NigeriaQuarter-finals
2000Adelaide 19/09/2000Italy ITA1:1 (0:1)NGA NigeriaFirst stage
2000Sydney 16/09/2000Australia AUS2:3 (2:2)NGA NigeriaFirst stage
2000Adelaide 13/09/2000Nigeria NGA3:3 (0:1)HON HondurasFirst stage
FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers
2010Nairobi 14/11/2009Kenya KEN2:3 (1:0)NGA NigeriaThird stage
2010Abuja 11/10/2009Nigeria NGA1:0 (0:0)MOZ MozambiqueThird stage
2010Abuja 11/10/2008Nigeria NGA4:1 (3:1)SLE Sierra LeoneSecond stage
2010Port Elizabeth 06/09/2008South Africa RSA0:1 (0:0)NGA NigeriaSecond stage
2010Abuja 21/06/2008Nigeria NGA2:0 (1:0)EQG Equatorial GuineaSecond stage
2010Malabo 15/06/2008Equatorial Guinea EQG0:1 (0:1)NGA NigeriaSecond stage
2010Freetown 07/06/2008Sierra Leone SLE0:1 (0:0)NGA NigeriaSecond stage
2010Abuja 01/06/2008Nigeria NGA2:0 (2:0)RSA South AfricaSecond stage
2006Oran 04/09/2005Algeria ALG2:5 (0:2)NGA NigeriaSecond stage
2006Kano 18/06/2005Nigeria NGA1:1 (1:0)ANG AngolaSecond stage
2006Port Harcourt 26/03/2005Nigeria NGA2:0 (0:0)GAB GabonSecond stage
2006Libreville 09/10/2004Gabon GAB1:1 (1:0)NGA NigeriaSecond stage
2006Harare 05/09/2004Zimbabwe ZIM0:3 (0:2)NGA NigeriaSecond stage
2006Abuja 03/07/2004Nigeria NGA1:0 (0:0)ALG AlgeriaSecond stage
2002Port Harcourt 29/07/2001Nigeria NGA3:0 (3:0)GHA GhanaSecond stage
2002Omdurman 01/07/2001Sudan SDN0:4 (0:1)NGA NigeriaSecond stage
2002Freetown 21/04/2001Sierra Leone SLE1:0 (1:0)NGA NigeriaSecond stage
2002Lagos 22/04/2000Nigeria NGA4:0 (2:0)ERI EritreaFirst stage
FIFA World Cup™
2010Durban 22/06/2010Nigeria NGA2:2 (1:1)KOR Korea RepublicFirst stage
2010Mangaung/Bloemfontein 17/06/2010Greece GRE2:1 (1:1)NGA NigeriaFirst stage

Latest News


  • Yakubu of Reading scores their second goal
  • Blackburn Rovers striker Yakubu Ayegbeni (C) shakes hands with Chinese Super League team Guangzhou R&F vice chairman Lu Yi
  • Blackburn Rovers striker Yakubu Ayegbeni (C), Chinese Super League team Guangzhou R&F team manager Zhang Bin (R) and Guangzhou R&F vice chairman Lu Yi (L) hold Ayegbeni's new team shirt
  • Steven N'Zonzi and Yakubu Aiyegbeni of Blackburn Rovers celebrate
  • Yakubu of Blackburn Rovers celebrates after scoring the opening goal
  • Yakubu of Blackburn Rovers battles with Rory Delap and Ryan Shawcross
  • Steve Kean of Blackburn Rovers congratulates Yakubu
  • Yakubu of Everton celebrates after scoring his team's first goal
  • Yakubu Ayegbeni of Nigeria speaks to referee Olegario Benquerenca during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group B match between Nigeria and South Korea
  • Yakubu Ayegbeni of Nigeria scores from the penalty spot during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group B match between Nigeria and South Korea
  • Kalu Uche of Nigeria (L) celebrates with team mate Yakubu Ayegbeni after scoring
  • Yakubu Ayegbeni (L) of Nigeria and Vincent Enyeama walk through the tunnel
  • Juan Veron of Argentina challenges Yakubu Ayegbeni of Nigeria
  • Nigerian's Yakubu Aiyegbeni (L) fights for the ball with North Korean's Mun In-guk (R)
  • Middlesbrough's English defender Chris Riggot (R) heads clear from Everton's Nigerian forward Yakubu
  • Middlesbrough English goalkeeper Ross Turnbull (R) saves a goal attempt by Everton's Nigerian forwar