Joe Aribo has seen his stock risen this season. He has become a fully capped Nigerian international, and a key player for Rangers in the Scottish Premier League. Let’s get to know more about Joe Aribo. We have already covered some things to know about Joe Aribo, but this article contains information about his biography, net worth and salary.
Joseph Oluwaseyi Temitope Ayodele-Aribo is a Nigerian International footballer. The central midfielder was born in England on the 21st of July 1996. The 23-year-old is known for his strength and ability to move with the ball deep from midfield into the opposing penalty box.
In 2019 Aribo officially declared to play for the senior national team of Nigeria the Super Eagles. Even though eligible to represent England having been born there, the young man opted to wear the green, white green. Aribo made his debut for the Super Eagles on the 10th of September, 2019, in a friendly match against Ukraine. Aribo justified his starting berth with a dream goal on his debut as the Ukrainians forced the visiting Nigerians to a 2-2 draw. His next outing was another friendly encounter this time against 5-time World Cup champions Brazil. The battling box to box midfielder was again in the starting XI and put up another scintillating performance scoring Nigeria’s lone goal as they drew 1-1 with their more illustrious opponents. Since then, he has won two more caps and has started earning the admiration of Nigerian supporters, for his driving midfield runs and overall play.
Joseph started out at semi-professional side Staines Town FC before linking up with English Football League outfit Charlton Athletic FC in 2015. Aribo spent 4 seasons with the Addicks scoring a total 16 goals in 97 appearances. In 2019 the 23-year-old declined to sign an extension with Charlton opting to go instead to Scottish giants Glasgow Rangers FC on a free transfer. He has featured prominently in coach Steven Gerrards sides this season, scoring 3 goals as well as providing 8 assists in the Scottish Premier League before the league halted due to the coronavirus outbreak. Aribo had also made appearances in the domestic cup and Europe scoring a goal each in the Scottish FA Cup and Europa League, respectively.
Joe Aribo Salary and Net Worth
Like most clubs, Glasgow Rangers don’t publicly disclose player salaries. Joe Aribo’s market value is set at £900,000, and his salary is probably estimated to be around £11,000 weekly.
Joe Aribo’s net worth is unknown.