Adeniran made an impactful entry as a substitute, leaving an indelible mark on the game by netting two crucial goals in the second half.
One of his standout moments was a display of audacious skill, as he expertly executed a poked finish with the outside of his left foot, leaving the opposition astonished.
Adeniran's contributions resonated strongly with the fans, earning him an impressive 51.1% of the fan vote, a testament to his growing popularity and significance within the team.
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Samuel Adeniran profile
Born on September 30, 1998, in Houston, Texas, Samuel Oluwabukunmi Adeniran is an American professional football player with Nigerian roots known for his remarkable career as a forward.
Standing tall at 1.96 meters (6 feet 5 inches), he possesses a commanding presence on the field, matched with exceptional skills.
|Full name||Samuel Oluwabukunmi Adeniran|
|Date of birth||September 30, 1998|
|Place of birth||Houston, Texas, United States|
|Height||1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)|
Samuel Adeniran career
— St Louis CITY SC (@stlCITYsc) July 1, 2023
Stepping onto the global stage
Adeniran's professional football journey began overseas as he embarked on a quest to develop his talents. He kick-started his career with Leganés B in Spain, demonstrating his commitment to the sport.
His hunger for experience led him to pursue loan spells, first at Guadalajara, a fourth-tier Spanish side, and later at Segunda División B team Castellón. Despite not making appearances for the latter, these experiences contributed to his growth as a player.
In 2019, Adeniran sought new horizons in Germany, joining fifth-tier team Kickers Emden. A further stint at fourth-tier club Atlas Delmenhorst continued to shape his skills.
Yet, Adeniran's aspirations took him in a different direction. In January of an undisclosed year, he expressed a desire to leave Germany and head to the United States to pursue his MLS dreams.
March 15, 2021, marked a significant chapter in Adeniran's career as he signed with USL Championship side Tacoma Defiance. His debut on May 16, 2021, against Orange County SC showcased his potential as a game-changer.
His dedication earned him a permanent spot with the Seattle Sounders FC first-team roster on December 14, 2021. A subsequent loan to USL Championship's San Antonio FC allowed him to further hone his skills during the 2022 season.
St. Louis calling
December 15, 2022, brought a new chapter as Adeniran made his way to St. Louis City SC. The trade, involving $100,000 of General Allocation Money, showcased the value he brought to the table.
Adeniran's journey from Spain to Germany and then to the United States is a testament to his determination, adaptability, and unwavering passion for the sport.
Samuel Adeniran stats
|2022||Tacoma Defiance (loan)||8||2|
|2022||San Antonio FC (loan)||23||12|
|2023–||St. Louis City||10||5|
|2023||San Antonio FC (loan)||7||4|
Samuel Adeniran market value
Samuel's current market value is €600k, which is his highest.
- Ranked number 10.154 among all players worldwide
- Ranked number 486 among all players of the MLS
- Ranked number 20 among all players at St. Louis City
- Ranked number 209 among all players from United States
- Ranked number 1.437 among all players playing as “Centre-Forward”
- Ranked number 888 among all players born 1998.
Samuel Adeniran net worth
Samuel's net worth as of August 2023 is $2.13 million.
Samuel Adeniran salary
Adeniran's salary: Weekly – $1,643 | Annual – $85,444.
Samuel Adeniran wife
Adeniran's Marital Status: Not married.
Samuel Adeniran children
Adeniran does not have children.
Samuel Adeniran parents
Samuel Adeniran's parents, both of Nigerian descent, are Samuel Adeniran Sr. (father) and Omotayo Adeniran (mother).
Samuel Adeniran siblings
Esther Adeniran is his sister.
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