Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Juwon Oshaniwa was born on 14 September 199. He is a Nigerian international footballer who plays as a left back. He has previously played for Kwara United, Lobi Stars, Sharks in Nigeria, Ashdod in Israel and Heart of Midlothian in Scotland. Oshaniwa is a full international for Nigeria and played in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Oshaniwa played club football in Nigeria for Kwara United, Lobi Stars and Sharks. After five years at Nigeria, Oshaniwa announced his intention to play in Europe.
Jumon was called up by Nigeria on 30 March 2012 and made his international debut for Nigeria in 2012, Since being called up by the national team, Oshawina has appeared in FIFA World Cup qualifying matches. He was called up to Nigeria’s 23-man squad for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. After appearing as an un-used substitute in Nigeria’s African Cup of Nations, He played in the final, where he came on as a substitute for Elderson Echiéjilé in the 66th minutes, in a 1–0 win over Burkina Faso to win African Cup of Nations for the third time.
The Cable has described Oshaniwa’s playing style as “strength, tough tackles, good marking in one-on-one situation.