Alex Iwobi

Date of birth03 May 1996
Place of birthLagos
NationalityNigerian
Weight75 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionMidfielder/Forward

Alex Iwobi is the nephew of Nigeria legend Jay-Jay Okocha.

He was selected on Arsenal's subs bench for the first time on 25 September 2013 in a League Cup tie at West Bromwich Albion.

He joined Everton in August 2019 with a five-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Arsenal 01 Jul 2014 08 Aug 2019
Everton 08 Aug 2019

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2015-16 Arsenal FA Cup 4
1
2015-16 Arsenal League Cup 1
2015-16 Arsenal Premier League 8
5
2
2015-16 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 1
1
2016-17 Arsenal FA Cup 2
1
2016-17 Arsenal League Cup 2
1
2016-17 Arsenal Premier League 18
8
3
1
2016-17 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 5
2
1
2017-18 Arsenal FA Community Shield 1
2017-18 Arsenal FA Cup 1
2017-18 Arsenal League Cup 3
2
2017-18 Arsenal Premier League 22
4
3
1
2017-18 Arsenal UEFA Europa League 3
3
2018-19 Arsenal FA Cup 2
1
2018-19 Arsenal League Cup 2
1
2018-19 Arsenal Premier League 22
13
3
2018-19 Arsenal UEFA Europa League 6
5
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
27 Oct 2015 Sheffield Wednesday v Arsenal L 3-0 League Cup 4th round
31 Oct 2015 Swansea City v Arsenal W 0-3 Premier League
04 Nov 2015 Bayern Munchen v Arsenal L 5-1 UEFA Champions League Group F
26 Dec 2015 Southampton v Arsenal L 4-0 Premier League
28 Dec 2015 Arsenal v AFC Bournemouth W 2-0 Premier League
09 Jan 2016 Arsenal v Sunderland W 3-1 FA Cup 3rd round
17 Jan 2016 Stoke City v Arsenal D 0-0 Premier League
30 Jan 2016 Arsenal v Burnley W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
20 Feb 2016 Arsenal v Hull City D 0-0 FA Cup 5th round
28 Feb 2016 Manchester United v Arsenal L 3-2 Premier League
08 Mar 2016 Hull City v Arsenal W 0-4 FA Cup 5th round replay
13 Mar 2016 Arsenal v Watford L 1-2 FA Cup 6th round
16 Mar 2016 Barcelona v Arsenal L 3-1
Agg: 5-1
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
19 Mar 2016 Everton v Arsenal W 0-2 Premier League
02 Apr 2016 Arsenal v Watford W 4-0 Premier League
09 Apr 2016 West Ham United v Arsenal D 3-3 Premier League
17 Apr 2016 Arsenal v Crystal Palace D 1-1 Premier League
21 Apr 2016 Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion W 2-0 Premier League
24 Apr 2016 Sunderland v Arsenal D 0-0 Premier League
30 Apr 2016 Arsenal v Norwich City W 1-0 Premier League
08 May 2016 Manchester City v Arsenal D 2-2 Premier League
14 Aug 2016 Arsenal v Liverpool L 3-4 Premier League
10 Sep 2016 Arsenal v Southampton W 2-1 Premier League
13 Sep 2016 Paris St Germain v Arsenal D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group A
17 Sep 2016 Hull City v Arsenal W 1-4 Premier League
24 Sep 2016 Arsenal v Chelsea W 3-0 Premier League
28 Sep 2016 Arsenal v FC Basel W 2-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
02 Oct 2016 Burnley v Arsenal W 0-1 Premier League
15 Oct 2016 Arsenal v Swansea City W 3-2 Premier League
19 Oct 2016 Arsenal v PFC Ludogorets Razgrad W 6-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
22 Oct 2016 Arsenal v Middlesbrough D 0-0 Premier League
25 Oct 2016 Arsenal v Reading W 2-0 League Cup 4th round
29 Oct 2016 Sunderland v Arsenal W 1-4 Premier League
01 Nov 2016 PFC Ludogorets Razgrad v Arsenal W 2-3 UEFA Champions League Group A
06 Nov 2016 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 Premier League
23 Nov 2016 Arsenal v Paris St Germain D 2-2 UEFA Champions League Group A
30 Nov 2016 Arsenal v Southampton L 0-2 League Cup 5th round
03 Dec 2016 West Ham United v Arsenal W 1-5 Premier League
06 Dec 2016 FC Basel v Arsenal W 1-4 UEFA Champions League Group A
10 Dec 2016 Arsenal v Stoke City W 3-1 Premier League
13 Dec 2016 Everton v Arsenal L 2-1 Premier League
18 Dec 2016 Manchester City v Arsenal L 2-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2016 Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 Premier League
01 Jan 2017 Arsenal v Crystal Palace W 2-0 Premier League
03 Jan 2017 AFC Bournemouth v Arsenal D 3-3 Premier League
07 Jan 2017 Preston North End v Arsenal W 1-2 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 2017 Swansea City v Arsenal W 0-4 Premier League
22 Jan 2017 Arsenal v Burnley W 2-1 Premier League
28 Jan 2017 Southampton v Arsenal W 0-5 FA Cup 4th round
31 Jan 2017 Arsenal v Watford L 1-2 Premier League
04 Feb 2017 Chelsea v Arsenal L 3-1 Premier League
11 Feb 2017 Arsenal v Hull City W 2-0 Premier League
15 Feb 2017 Bayern München v Arsenal L 5-1 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
20 Feb 2017 Sutton United v Arsenal W 0-2 FA Cup 5th round
04 Mar 2017 Liverpool v Arsenal L 3-1 Premier League
18 Mar 2017 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal L 3-1 Premier League
02 Apr 2017 Arsenal v Manchester City D 2-2 Premier League
16 May 2017 Arsenal v Sunderland W 2-0 Premier League
21 May 2017 Arsenal v Everton W 3-1 Premier League
06 Aug 2017 Arsenal v Chelsea W 1-1 (4-1) FA Community Shield
19 Aug 2017 Stoke City v Arsenal L 1-0 Premier League
14 Sep 2017 Arsenal v 1.FC Köln W 3-1 UEFA Europa League Group H
17 Sep 2017 Chelsea v Arsenal D 0-0 Premier League
20 Sep 2017 Arsenal v Doncaster Rovers W 1-0 League Cup 3rd round
01 Oct 2017 Arsenal v Brighton and Hove Albion W 2-0 Premier League
14 Oct 2017 Watford v Arsenal L 2-1 Premier League
24 Oct 2017 Arsenal v Norwich City W 2-1 League Cup 4th round
05 Nov 2017 Manchester City v Arsenal L 3-1 Premier League
18 Nov 2017 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-0 Premier League
23 Nov 2017 1.FC Köln v Arsenal L 1-0 UEFA Europa League Group H
26 Nov 2017 Burnley v Arsenal W 0-1 Premier League
02 Dec 2017 Arsenal v Manchester United L 1-3 Premier League
13 Dec 2017 West Ham United v Arsenal D 0-0 Premier League
16 Dec 2017 Arsenal v Newcastle United W 1-0 Premier League
22 Dec 2017 Arsenal v Liverpool D 3-3 Premier League
31 Dec 2017 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal D 1-1 Premier League
07 Jan 2018 Nottingham Forest v Arsenal L 4-2 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 2018 Chelsea v Arsenal D 0-0 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
14 Jan 2018 AFC Bournemouth v Arsenal L 2-1 Premier League
20 Jan 2018 Arsenal v Crystal Palace W 4-1 Premier League
24 Jan 2018 Arsenal v Chelsea W 2-1 League Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
30 Jan 2018 Swansea City v Arsenal L 3-1 Premier League
03 Feb 2018 Arsenal v Everton W 5-1 Premier League
10 Feb 2018 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal L 1-0 Premier League
15 Feb 2018 Östersunds FK v Arsenal W 0-3 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 1st leg
22 Feb 2018 Arsenal v Östersunds FK L 1-2 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 2nd leg
25 Feb 2018 Arsenal v Manchester City L 0-3 League Cup Final
04 Mar 2018 Brighton and Hove Albion v Arsenal L 2-1 Premier League
11 Mar 2018 Arsenal v Watford W 3-0 Premier League
05 Apr 2018 Arsenal v CSKA Moscow W 4-1 UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 1st leg
08 Apr 2018 Arsenal v Southampton W 3-2 Premier League
12 Apr 2018 CSKA Moscow v Arsenal D 2-2 UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 2nd leg
15 Apr 2018 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 2-1 Premier League
22 Apr 2018 Arsenal v West Ham United W 4-1 Premier League
29 Apr 2018 Manchester United v Arsenal L 2-1 Premier League
06 May 2018 Arsenal v Burnley W 5-0 Premier League
09 May 2018 Leicester City v Arsenal L 3-1 Premier League
13 May 2018 Huddersfield Town v Arsenal W 0-1 Premier League
18 Aug 2018 Chelsea v Arsenal L 3-2 Premier League
25 Aug 2018 Arsenal v West Ham United W 3-1 Premier League
20 Sep 2018 Arsenal v Vorskla Poltava W 4-2 UEFA Europa League Group E
23 Sep 2018 Arsenal v Everton W 2-0 Premier League
26 Sep 2018 Arsenal v Brentford W 3-1 League Cup 3rd round
29 Sep 2018 Arsenal v Watford W 2-0 Premier League
04 Oct 2018 FK Qarabağ Agdam v Arsenal W 0-3 UEFA Europa League Group E
07 Oct 2018 Fulham v Arsenal W 1-5 Premier League
22 Oct 2018 Arsenal v Leicester City W 3-1 Premier League
25 Oct 2018 Sporting Clube Portugal v Arsenal W 0-1 UEFA Europa League Group E
28 Oct 2018 Crystal Palace v Arsenal D 2-2 Premier League
31 Oct 2018 Arsenal v Blackpool W 2-1 League Cup 4th round
03 Nov 2018 Arsenal v Liverpool D 1-1 Premier League
08 Nov 2018 Arsenal v Sporting Clube Portugal D 0-0 UEFA Europa League Group E
11 Nov 2018 Arsenal v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 1-1 Premier League
25 Nov 2018 AFC Bournemouth v Arsenal W 1-2 Premier League
02 Dec 2018 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur W 4-2 Premier League
05 Dec 2018 Manchester United v Arsenal D 2-2 Premier League
08 Dec 2018 Arsenal v Huddersfield Town W 1-0 Premier League
16 Dec 2018 Southampton v Arsenal L 3-2 Premier League
19 Dec 2018 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-2 League Cup 5th round
22 Dec 2018 Arsenal v Burnley W 3-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2018 Brighton and Hove Albion v Arsenal D 1-1 Premier League
29 Dec 2018 Liverpool v Arsenal L 5-1 Premier League
01 Jan 2019 Arsenal v Fulham W 4-1 Premier League
05 Jan 2019 Blackpool v Arsenal W 0-3 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2019 West Ham United v Arsenal L 1-0 Premier League
19 Jan 2019 Arsenal v Chelsea W 2-0 Premier League
25 Jan 2019 Arsenal v Manchester United L 1-3 FA Cup 4th round
29 Jan 2019 Arsenal v Cardiff City W 2-1 Premier League
03 Feb 2019 Manchester City v Arsenal L 3-1 Premier League
09 Feb 2019 Huddersfield Town v Arsenal W 1-2 Premier League
14 Feb 2019 FC BATE Borisov v Arsenal L 1-0 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 1st leg
21 Feb 2019 Arsenal v FC BATE Borisov W 3-0 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 2nd leg
24 Feb 2019 Arsenal v Southampton W 2-0 Premier League
27 Feb 2019 Arsenal v AFC Bournemouth W 5-1 Premier League
02 Mar 2019 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal D 1-1 Premier League
07 Mar 2019 Rennes v Arsenal L 3-1 UEFA Europa League Round of 16 1st leg
10 Mar 2019 Arsenal v Manchester United W 2-0 Premier League
14 Mar 2019 Arsenal v Rennes W 3-0 UEFA Europa League Round of 16 2nd leg
01 Apr 2019 Arsenal v Newcastle United W 2-0 Premier League
07 Apr 2019 Everton v Arsenal L 1-0 Premier League
11 Apr 2019 Arsenal v Napoli W 2-0 UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 1st leg
15 Apr 2019 Watford v Arsenal W 0-1 Premier League
18 Apr 2019 Napoli v Arsenal W 0-1 UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 2nd leg
21 Apr 2019 Arsenal v Crystal Palace L 2-3 Premier League
24 Apr 2019 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal L 3-1 Premier League
28 Apr 2019 Leicester City v Arsenal L 3-0 Premier League
05 May 2019 Arsenal v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 Premier League
12 May 2019 Burnley v Arsenal W 1-3 Premier League
29 May 2019 Chelsea v Arsenal L 4-1 UEFA Europa League Final


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2015-16 Nigeria Africa Cup of Nations
2
2015-16 Nigeria International Friendly 2
2016-17 Nigeria Africa Cup of Nations 1
2016-17 Nigeria FIFA World Cup 2
1
2016-17 Nigeria International Friendly 2
2017-18 Nigeria FIFA World Cup 2
3
1
2017-18 Nigeria International Friendly 5
1
3
2018-19 Nigeria Africa Cup of Nations 10
1
1
2018-19 Nigeria International Friendly 4


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
08 Oct 2015 Nigeria v Congo DR L 0-2 International Friendly
11 Oct 2015 Nigeria v Cameroon W 3-0 International Friendly
25 Mar 2016 Nigeria v Egypt D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group G
29 Mar 2016 Egypt v Nigeria L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group G
27 May 2016 Nigeria v Mali W 1-0 International Friendly
31 May 2016 Luxembourg v Nigeria W 1-3 International Friendly
09 Oct 2016 Zambia v Nigeria W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group B
12 Nov 2016 Nigeria v Algeria W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group B
23 Mar 2017 Nigeria v Senegal D 1-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2017 Nigeria v Togo W 3-0 International Friendly
10 Jun 2017 Nigeria v South Africa L 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
10 Nov 2017 Algeria v Nigeria L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group B
14 Nov 2017 Argentina v Nigeria W 2-4 International Friendly
23 Mar 2018 Poland v Nigeria W 0-1 International Friendly
27 Mar 2018 Nigeria v Serbia L 0-2 International Friendly
28 May 2018 Nigeria v Congo DR D 1-1 International Friendly
02 Jun 2018 England v Nigeria L 2-1 International Friendly
06 Jun 2018 Nigeria v Czech Republic L 0-1 International Friendly
16 Jun 2018 Croatia v Nigeria L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group D
22 Jun 2018 Nigeria v Iceland W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group D
26 Jun 2018 Nigeria v Argentina L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group D
13 Oct 2018 Nigeria v Libya W 4-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
16 Oct 2018 Libya v Nigeria W 2-3 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
17 Nov 2018 South Africa v Nigeria D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
20 Nov 2018 Nigeria v Uganda D 0-0 International Friendly
22 Mar 2019 Nigeria v Seychelles W 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
26 Mar 2019 Nigeria v Egypt W 1-0 International Friendly
08 Jun 2019 Nigeria v Zimbabwe D 0-0 International Friendly
16 Jun 2019 Senegal v Nigeria L 1-0 International Friendly
22 Jun 2019 Nigeria v Burundi W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group B
26 Jun 2019 Nigeria v Guinea W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group B
30 Jun 2019 Madagascar v Nigeria L 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group B
06 Jul 2019 Nigeria v Cameroon W 3-2 Africa Cup of Nations Finals - Round of 16
10 Jul 2019 Nigeria v South Africa W 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals quarter-final
14 Jul 2019 Algeria v Nigeria L 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals semi-final
17 Jul 2019 Tunisia v Nigeria W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals 3rd place


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.