Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Ikechukwu Vincent Ezenwa is a Nigerian football goalkeeper who currently plays for Enyimba International F.C. He was born on October 16, 1988 in Yenagoa.
Ezenwa began his football professional career with Ocean Boys F.C. before he moved to Heartland F.C. in July 2008. He then moved to Ifeanyi Ubah in 2016. He has then completed a move to Enyimba International F.C.
He was a member of the Nigeria U-23 at the 2008 Summer Olympics, featuring in the qualifier games. In 2015, Ezenwa was called up to the Nigeria Super Eagles under the authority of Coach Sunday Oliseh. Following the injury of Nigeria’s first choice goalkeeper Carl Ikeme he was called up to be part of the squad in the World cup and Nations cup qualifications by Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr and given the number 1 jersey replacing Ikeme as first choice goalkeeper of the Super Eagles.
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In May 2018, he was named in Nigeria’s preliminary 30 man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.