Biography Intro: Taiwo Micheal Awoniyi is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Liverpool.
NAME: Taiwo Micheal Awoniyi
DATE OF BIRTH:29 April 1985
PLACE OF BIRTH: Ilorin, Nigeria
CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: Taiwo represented Nigeria at the 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup and went on to win the tournament, scoring four goals during the competition. He also represented Nigeria at the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand after winning the 2015 African U-20 Championship in Senegal.
On 12 April 2015, he scored a brace on his debut for the Nigeria U-23 team in a match against Zambia, as his team went on to qualify for the 2015 All African Games.
He was selected by Nigeria for their 35-man provisional squad for the 2016 Summer Olympics.[14