TVC E. The Nigerian professional footballer Peter Osaze Odemwingie is a year older today. He was born 15 July 1981 and plays as a forward and winger.
He is married to Sarah Fallon with two sons.
Odemwingie made his debut for the Nigeria national football team in 2002 and has represented the country over 60 times, including at two World Cups and four Africa Cup of Nations, as well as winning silver at the 2008 Olympics.
Odemwingie grew up in Russia and Nigeria and began his career with Bendel Insurance in the Nigeria Premier League. He then earned a move to European football with Belgian side La Louvière where he spent three seasons before moving to French side Lille. Odemwingie scored 26 goals for Lille which prompted Lokomotiv Moscow to pay a fee of £10 million for his services in July 2007.
He scored 23 times in three-and-a-half years for Lokomotiv before leaving for English...