Akor Adams – Stats, career, net worth, market value

Akor Adams – Stats, career, net worth, market value
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Learn about Nigeria Super Eagles‘ Akor Adams journey from Jamba Football Academy to Norwegian club Lillestrøm SK. Discover his stats, net worth, market value, and club and international career at just 23 years old. Follow his path to success in the world of football.

Akor Adams Biography

Akor Jerome Adams, a talented Nigerian footballer, was born on January 29, 2000, in Nigeria. Standing tall at 6 feet 3 inches (1.90 meters), he established himself as a forward with incredible skills on the field.

From a young age, Akor's passion for football was evident, and he honed his abilities at the Jamba Football Academy during his youth career.

Akor Adams before a game
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Akor Adams Club Career

In August 2018, at the age of 18, Akor embarked on his professional football journey by joining the Norwegian club Sogndal from Jamba Football Academy.

Making his debut for the club on August 28, 2018, he quickly caught the attention of fans and coaches alike with his impressive performances.

He showcased his goal-scoring prowess throughout his time at Sogndal, managing to find the back of the net 14 times in 50 appearances.

However, a setback occurred during the 2020 season when he suffered from an injury, limiting his playing time.

Despite this, he still managed to score 10 goals in 28 games by the end of the season. Akor's contract with Sogndal concluded at the end of the 2021 season, signaling a new chapter in his career.

His talent did not go unnoticed, and on December 2, 2021, Akor signed a significant three-year contract with Lillestrøm, another Norwegian club.

The move to Lillestrøm presented new opportunities for the young forward to continue showcasing his skills in the top-tier of Norwegian football, the Eliteserien.

In his debut game, he made a significant impact by scoring against Nardo in a cup match, followed by an impressive performance against HamKam in the Eliteserien where he scored one of the goals in a 2–2 draw.

Akor Adams in action for Lillestrøm SK
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Akor Adams International Career

Akor's football journey has also extended to the international stage. He had the honor of representing Nigeria in the Under-20 team at the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup, showcasing his talent on a global platform.

Akor Adams Market Value 

Throughout his career, Akor Jerome Adams has been praised for his skills, goal-scoring abilities, and dedication to the sport. His exceptional performances have helped him achieve remarkable market value, with his current value standing at €4.00 million.

  • Ranked number 1 among all players at Lillestrøm
  • Ranked number 4 among all players of the Eliteserien
  • Ranked number 28 among all players from Nigeria
  • Ranked number 204 among all players born in 2000.
  • Ranked number 322 among all players playing as Centre Forward
  • Ranked number 2133 among all players Worldwide
Akor Adams celebrates with Lillestrøm SK fans
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Akor Adams Net Worth

As of 2023, Akor Jerome Adams' net worth is estimated to be approximately $440,000, according to various sources.

With his dedication and skills on the field, Akor's net worth is expected to grow as he continues to make strides in his football career.

It is important to note that net worth figures can vary based on different sources and fluctuations in a player's career.

Akor Adams Carrer Stats

In the 2018 season, Akor Adams made ten league appearances, scoring one goal and also featured in one cup match. Additionally, he participated in an unspecified number of other competitions, bringing his total appearances for the season to 11, with a total of one goal.

The following year, 2019, he played in 12 league games and found the net three times. Again, he made one cup appearance, contributing to his total of 13 appearances with three goals across all competitions. Throughout the 2020 season, Akor faced some challenges, limiting his playing time. He made two league appearances but didn't participate in any cup matches. However, he made an impact in other competitions, featuring in two matches and scoring two goals.

The 2021 season was a standout year for Akor at Sogndal. He appeared in 26 league matches and demonstrated his goal-scoring prowess with an impressive tally of ten goals. He also played one cup game and one other match, totaling 28 appearances with ten goals.

In December 2021, Akor made a significant move to Lillestrøm, competing in the top-tier Norwegian football league, Eliteserien. In his debut season with Lillestrøm in 2022, he made 23 league appearances and netted eight goals. He also proved his worth in cup competitions, participating in five matches and scoring twice. Additionally, he featured in a continental game, adding to his impressive total of 29 appearances with ten goals across all competitions.

As of July 2023, Akor's performances continued to shine brightly at Lillestrøm. In the 2023 season, he played in 13 league games and made a significant impact with 14 goals. Akor Adams is the current top scorer in Norway. He also contributed to Lillestrøm's cup run, featuring in five matches and scoring three goals. Although he did not participate in any continental competitions, his total appearances for the 2023 season reached 18, with a remarkable 17 goals.

Throughout his career, Akor Jerome Adams has amassed an impressive total of 86 league appearances, scoring 36 goals. He has also participated in 11 cup matches, finding the net five times. In continental competitions, he made one appearance, and in various other matches, he featured five times, resulting in a grand total of 104 appearances and 43 goals across all competitions. His performances on the field have solidified his position as a highly talented and prolific forward, making him a key player for both Sogndal and Lillestrøm.

Akor Adams Instagram

Akor's Instagram account offers an intimate glimpse into the life of this dynamic Nigerian football star. From captivating shots of him in action on the football pitch to behind-the-scenes training sessions, Akor keeps his followers engaged and inspired.

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Akor's journey as a professional footballer is still young, and there is no doubt that he will continue to leave a mark in the world of football with his talent and passion for the game. As he continues to grow and develop, fans eagerly await to witness the future accomplishments of this promising Nigerian forward.

This article was most recently revised and updated 10 months ago

Rababe Koussaimi, a 22-year-old journalist, is deeply passionate about the world of sports. She grew up in a footballing environment, supporting both Bayern Munich and Wydad Athletic Club. She began her English journalism career by hosting a podcast for the first English radio station in Morocco. Currently, the Moroccan journalist channels her enthusiasm into writing and conducting extensive research, creating insightful and engaging content for GoalBall Live readers.