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Uche Okechukwu

1967 - Today

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Uchechukwu Alozie “Uche” Okechukwu also known as Deniz Uygar (born 27 September 1967) is a Nigerian former professional footballer who played as a central defender."Uchechukwu" is an Igbo name meaning "God´s will". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Uche Okechukwu has received more than 197,468 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Uche Okechukwu is the 4,169th most popular soccer player (up from 4,233rd in 2019), the 51st most popular biography from Nigeria (up from 53rd in 2019) and the 14th most popular Nigerian Soccer Player.

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  • 21

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  • 5.31

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  • 2.25

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Among soccer players, Uche Okechukwu ranks 4,169 out of 16,880Before him are Zbigniew Gut, Koji Tanaka, Magno Alves, Dani Ceballos, François Bourbotte, and Diego Florentín. After him are Michael Krohn-Dehli, Johnny Ekström, Rubén de la Red, Vratislav Lokvenc, Carsten Ramelow, and Giuseppe Iachini.

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Among people born in 1967, Uche Okechukwu ranks 315Before him are Richey Edwards, Pablo Laso, Francois Pienaar, Masami Ihara, Steffi Lemke, and Pavel Badea. After him are Icíar Bollaín, Jin Xing, Heather Nova, Ann Lee, Nicola Berti, and Salman Raduyev.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Uche Okechukwu ranks 51 out of 236Before him are Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (1912), Sunday Oliseh (1974), Victor Ikpeba (1973), Flora Nwapa (1931), Israel Adesanya (1989), and Stephen Keshi (1962). After him are Vincent Enyeama (1982), Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti (1900), Taye Taiwo (1985), Peter Rufai (1963), Victor Moses (1990), and Francis Obikwelu (1978).


Among soccer players born in Nigeria, Uche Okechukwu ranks 14Before him are Obafemi Martins (1984), Daniel Amokachi (1972), Finidi George (1971), Sunday Oliseh (1974), Victor Ikpeba (1973), and Stephen Keshi (1962). After him are Vincent Enyeama (1982), Taye Taiwo (1985), Peter Rufai (1963), Victor Moses (1990), Ahmed Musa (1992), and Odion Ighalo (1989).