Alloysius Agu

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Alloysius Agu
Personal information
Full name Alloysius Uzoma Agu
Date of birth (1967-07-12) 12 July 1967 (age 52)
Place of birth Lagos, Nigeria
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1989 NEPA
1990 ACB Lagos
1990–1992 MVV Maastricht 45 (0)
1992–1994 RFC Liège 18 (0)
2002–2006 Kayserispor 79 (0)
National team
1988–1995 Nigeria 28 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Alloysius Uzoma Agu (born July 12, 1967 in Lagos) is a former football goalkeeper from Nigeria. Their number one choice in the early nineties, he played 28 international matches for the Nigerian national team. He was the starting goalkeeper in the 1990 African Nations Cup where the team the team finished as runners-up and was brought to the 1994 FIFA World Cup and the 1994 African Nations Cup as a cover for Peter Rufai. Agu retired at the age of 30, after having spent most of his career in Africa. He has served as the goalkeepeing coach for Enyimba and in April 2008 was named goalkeeper coach for the national team.