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Shola Ameobi
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Personal information
Full name Foluwashola Ameobi
Date of birth 12 October 1981 (1981-10-12) (age 38)
Place of birth    Zaria, Flag of Nigeria Nigeria
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Forward
Youth clubs
1995–2000 England Newcastle United
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2000–2014
2008
2014
2015
2015-2016
2016-2017
2017-2018
England Newcastle United
EnglandStoke City (loan)
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England Crystal Palace
England Bolton Wanderers
England Fleetwood Town
England Notts County
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National team
2000–2003
2012–2014
England England U21
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Foluwashola "Shola" Ameobi (born 12 October 1981) is a Nigerian professional footballer who last played as a striker for English club Notts County. He spent 14 years at Newcastle United, where he received a winner's medal in 2010 when Newcastle lifted the Championship trophy. However, he was released from his contract on 23 May 2014 and is now available on a free transfer. He holds the record for the most appearances as a substitute in the Premier League.

Born in Nigeria but raised in England, Ameobi was capped by the England under-21 team before making his Nigeria debut in 2012. He is the older brother of fellow footballers Tomi and Sammy.

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