Benik Afobe

Date of birth12 February 1993
Place of birthLeyton
NationalityEnglish
Weight70 kg
Height1.79 m
PositionForward

Afobe had been with Arsenal since the age of six and signed as a professional in February 2010 after Barcelona started showing an interest.

He set a record as the youngest player to appear for Arsenal reserves.

Afobe joined Wolverhampton Wanderers in January 2015 with a contract to June 2018.

He joined AFC Bournemouth in January 2016 with a contract to June 2020.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Arsenal 12 Feb 2010 14 Jan 2015
Huddersfield Town 02 Nov 2010 31 May 2011 L
Reading 22 Mar 2012 31 May 2012 L
Bolton Wanderers 03 Aug 2012 31 Jan 2013 L
Millwall 08 Feb 2013 07 Mar 2013 L
Sheffield Wednesday 30 Jan 2014 31 May 2014 L
Milton Keynes Dons 04 Aug 2014 13 Jan 2015 L
Wolverhampton Wanderers 14 Jan 2015 10 Jan 2016
AFC Bournemouth 10 Jan 2016

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2010-11 Huddersfield Town FA Cup 3
1
2010-11 Huddersfield Town Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2
2010-11 Huddersfield Town League One 14
14
5
2010-11 Huddersfield Town League One Play-Offs 3
2011-12 Reading League Championship 1
2
2012-13 Bolton Wanderers FA Cup 1
1
2012-13 Bolton Wanderers League Championship 5
15
2
2
2012-13 Bolton Wanderers League Cup 1
1
2012-13 Millwall League Championship 5
2013-14 Sheffield Wednesday FA Cup 1
2013-14 Sheffield Wednesday League Championship 4
8
2
1
2014-15 Milton Keynes Dons FA Cup 3
2
2014-15 Milton Keynes Dons Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
1
2014-15 Milton Keynes Dons League Cup 3
1
6
1
2014-15 Milton Keynes Dons League One 11
11
10
2
2014-15 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Championship 20
1
13
1
2015-16 AFC Bournemouth Premier League 12
3
4
2015-16 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Championship 23
2
9
1
2015-16 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup 1
1
1
2016-17 AFC Bournemouth League Cup 2
2016-17 AFC Bournemouth Premier League 14
17
6
1
2017-18 AFC Bournemouth League Cup 1
1
2017-18 AFC Bournemouth Premier League 2
4


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2010-11 England Under-19
1
2011-12 England UEFA Under-19 2
1
1
1


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
02 Sep 2010 England v Slovakia W 2-0 Under-19
25 May 2012 England v Slovenia W 5-0 UEFA Under-19 Elite Round Group 2
27 May 2012 England v Montenegro D 1-1 UEFA Under-19 Elite Round Group 2
30 May 2012 England v Switzerland W 1-0 UEFA Under-19 Elite Round Group 2


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