Biography Intro: Ikechukwu Vincent Ezenwa (born 16 October 1988) is a Nigerian football goalkeeper who currently plays for Enyimba International F.C.
NAME: Ikechukwu Vincent Ezenwa
DATE OF BIRTH: 16 October 1988
PLACE OF BIRTH: Yenagoa, Nigeria
OCCUPATION: Nigerian football goalkeeper who currently plays for Enyimba International F.C.
CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:
He was a member of the Nigeria U-23 at the 2008 Summer Olympics, featuring in the qualifier games. He got the call up to the Nigeria Super Eagles in 2015 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.
Ezenwa showed some class of keeping during Nigeria’s back to back matches against the ‘indomitable lions’ of Cameroon in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. In May 2018 he was named in Nigeria’s preliminary 30 man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.