Biography Of Abiodun Baruwa (Footballer)

Biography Intro: Abiodun Baruwa  is a former Nigerian footballer in goalkeeper role.

NAME:Abiodun Baruwa

DATE OF BIRTH:16 November 1974


CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: Having started his career at Kano Pillars, Baruwa also had spells with Iwuanyanwu Nationale and Shooting Stars FC, being the first choice goalkeeper during 1996 African Cup of Champions Clubs where his club was runner-up after losing to Zamalek on penalties.

In 1997, Baruwa was bought by Sion, where he was a backup to Fabrice Borer. In the next season, he moved to Sturm Graz only appearing once as a reserve for Kazimierz Sidorczuk. He stayed with the club until 2001 without making any further appearance and being relegated to third-choice after Josef Schicklgruber was appointed the first choice.


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