Samuel Kalu

Date of birth26 August 1998
Place of birthAba
NationalityNigerian
Weight74 kg
Height1.76 m
PositionMidfielder/Forward

Samuel Kalu joined Watford in January 2022 with a contract to June 2025.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
AS Trenčín 09 Dec 2015 04 Jan 2017
KAA Gent 04 Jan 2017 06 Aug 2018
Bordeaux 06 Aug 2018 26 Jan 2022
Watford 26 Jan 2022

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2016-17 KAA Gent UEFA Europa League
1
2021-22 Watford Premier League 2
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
16 Feb 2017 KAA Gent v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 1st leg


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
2018-19 Nigeria Africa Cup of Nations 5
2
1
2018-19 Nigeria International Friendly 2
2
2019-20 Nigeria Africa Cup of Nations 1
1
1
2019-20 Nigeria International Friendly 1
2020-21 Nigeria International Friendly 1
2021-22 Nigeria FIFA World Cup
2


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 Sep 2018 Seychelles v Nigeria W 0-3 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
11 Sep 2018 Liberia v Nigeria W 1-2 International Friendly
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
08 Jun 2019 Nigeria v Zimbabwe D 0-0 International Friendly
16 Jun 2019 Senegal v Nigeria L 1-0 International Friendly
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
17 Jul 2019 Tunisia v Nigeria W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals 3rd place
10 Sep 2019 Ukraine v Nigeria D 2-2 International Friendly
13 Nov 2019 Nigeria v Benin W 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group L
17 Nov 2019 Lesotho v Nigeria W 2-4 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group L
09 Oct 2020 Nigeria v Algeria L 0-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2021 Nigeria v Liberia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group C
07 Oct 2021 Nigeria v Central African Republic L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group C


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