Celestine Babayaro

Where is Celestine Babyaro now?

At one point the most expensive teenager in Chelsea’s club history, Celestine Babayaro had to call time on his career in July 2010 after unsuccessful trials with both Los Angeles Galaxy and also Portsmouth.

Making over 250 appearances during his 14 year club career, he won a number of trophies including the FA Cup, the UEFA Cup Winners Cup and the UEFA Super Cup during his time at Chelsea.

Babyaro also represented Nigeria on the world stage winning the FIFA Under 17 World Championship and a gold medal at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.

 
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Upon retiring from playing he moved back to his native Nigeria where he has a number of business interests and endorsements including working as a brand ambassador for Nigerian National League side Kaduna United.

He is currently working as a football agent.

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Celestine Babayaro: Premier League Statistics

NationalityNigeria
PositionDefender
Appearances179
Goals5
Yellow Cards34
Red Cards2
Premier League Teams Played forChelsea, Newcastle United

Statistics courtesy of www.premierleague.com