Edward Ogbebor Onaiwu is a 20-year-old young and talented goalkeeper from the United Kingdom. The player was born in Nigeria and has played for the Nigerian under 17 and under 19 teams.
Edward’s competitive football career started in the year 2015 where he played for the Crystal Palace youth team. In the year 2016, Nigerian International moved to the Charlton Athletic Youth team and played for the under 14 and the under 15 teams. In the year 2018, the player moved to AFC Wimbledon where he played for the under 18 team. After a year Edward moved from AFC Wimbledon to Stevenage FC and played for the under 18 team. In the year 2020, the player moved to Italy and played for the Italian side Avezzano.
The goalkeeper was also called for the English under 15 national teams in 2015 and 2016. In 2019, the player was invited to train with the Barnsley FC first team. The goalkeeper trained with Adam Davis who is currently the goalkeeper of the Stoke City and Wales International team. Edward was also invited to the under 23 Nigerian teams and also trained with the under 17 Nigerian teams who are known as Golden Eaglets.
Edward’s dream is to play football at the top level and believes that with hard work and dedication, he can play at the top level. Edward Idiolises Vincent Enyeama, a former Nigerian goalkeeper who played for the Nigerian National team for about 13 years from 2002 to 2015.
Edward is very ambitious and very hardworking who has great potential to play at a good level and to become a good goalkeeper. When it comes to the skills, Edward is quick with good reflection and is also very good at positioning himself.
We at Evytal believe that Edward has the potential to make it big and we are looking forward to seeing how good the player will be in the future.