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Teslim Fatusi’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

Intro Association football player
Is Athlete
Football player
Association football player
From Nigeria
Type Sports
Gender male
Birth

17 September 1977, Surulere, Nigeria

Age 43 years
Star sign Virgo
Sports Teams
Servette FC
BSG Chemie Leipzig
Pécsi MFC
K.S.V. Roeselare
Mamelodi Sundowns F.C.
ES Tunis
Polonia Warsaw
Ferencvárosi TC
Al-Khaleej Club
ASEC Mimosas
1. FC Magdeburg

Teslim Fatusi (born 17 September 1977) is an olympic gold medalist and Nigerian international footballer who played as a winger for Miami Dade FC.

Club career

Born in Surulere, Lagos State, Fatusi began playing youth football with Honey Babes and Ibukun Oluwa. He joined the youth team of Stationery Stores F.C. in 1991, and signed for the senior side in 1992. He moved to Côte d’Ivoire to play for ASEC Mimosas, before embarking on a career in Europe with Swiss Super League side Servette FC.

Fatusi has had a nomadic career, playing in at least nine countries. He last played in the Vietnamese second division league.

International career

Fatusi was part of Nigeria’s gold medal-winning team at the 1996 Olympics.

Fatusi made several appearances for the senior Nigeria national football team. He scored on his debut, from a late penalty in a friendly against the Czech Republic in 1996.