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Profile of the Nigerian footballer Efe Ambrose, who currently plays as a defender at Celtic. The 27-year old player Ambrose joined Celtic from and wears the number 4 shirt.

Efe Ambrose
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        (Squad number 4)

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Efe Ambrose Career
2006–2010Kaduna United89(7)
2008–2009Bayelsa United (loan)24(4)
2010–2012Ashdod67(3)
2012–Celtic92(5)

2007Nigeria U204(0)
2008Nigeria U232(0)
2008–Nigeria46(2)

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Efe Ambrose : Celtic News
“drafting in Celtic’s Kris Commons at a time when John McGinn, Fraser Fyvie and James Keatings were out of action while Efe Ambrose has been recruited to the end of the season to add to Hibs defensive options.”
 Edinburgh News 17 days ago
“IT’S become known as ‘square-go-gate’. Rival bosses Jim Duffy and Neil Lennon had to be pulled apart on the touchline at Easter Road as both sets of players and staff from Hibs and Morton piled in at the end of an otherwise uneventful 0-0 draw.”
 The Scottish Sun 18 days ago
“Already facing the formidable challenge of forcing his way into boss Neil Lennon’s back four where Darren McGregor had established himself as an immovable rock, the earlier arrival on loan of Celtic defender Efe Ambrose, allied to the return from injury”
 Edinburgh News 21 days ago
“There were calls, by Celtic's own supporters, for much of the team to be binned. Joey Barton - then at Rangers - went on Twitter and posted emojis of faces crying tears of laughter and tears of sadness.”
 BBC 23 days ago
“Oshaniwa and his compatriot, Celtic defender Efe Ambrose, won the 2013 African Cup of Nations with Nigeria in South Africa, but have both fallen off the international radar due to club inaction.”
 BBC 24 days ago
“If not, Celtic will roll into Tynecastle with an opportunity to Has it really been 11 months since Efe Ambrose and Login Bailly back flipped whilst Erik Sviatchenko did ‘that dance’ in front of the Roseburn stand? Unfortunately any title”
 thecelticblog.com 25 days ago
“Hibs defender Efe Ambrose insists Neil Lennon and Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers are both father figures to him. And the Nigerian internationalist insists he is back to his best after four years of football without a proper break took its toll.”
 Deadline News 26 days ago
“And relax. On-loan Celtic star Efe Ambrose is a 'class act' says Hibs boss Neil Lennon after defender nets first goal "The majority of the hard work has been done.”
 Daily Record 27 days ago
“NEIL LENNON insists Efe Ambrose’s loan from Celtic has been an excellent piece of business for both parties.”
 The Evening Times 28 days ago
“NEIL LENNON insists Efe Ambrose has proved he is a “class” player during his stint with Hibs.”
 The Scottish Sun 28 days ago
Efe Ambrose Career Honours
  • Bayelsa: Nigerian Premier League (1): 2008–09
  • Kaduna United: Nigerian FA Cup (1): 2010
  • Celtic: Scottish Premiership (3): 2012–13, 2013–14, 2014–15
  • Celtic: Scottish Cup (1): 2013
  • Celtic: Scottish League Cup (1): 2015
  • Celtic: Africa Cup of Nations: 2013
  • Celtic: silver medal Nigeria 2008 Summer Olympics
  • Ballon d'Or 2014:
  • Ballon d'Or 2015:
  • UEFA Champions League Team of the Week: (Week 3, 2012–13)
  • African Cup of Nations Team of the Tournament: 2013

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Goalkeepers
    Leonardo Fasan Logan Bailly
    Dorus de Vries Craig Gordon
    Defenders
    Cristian Gamboa Mikael Lustig
    Kieran Tierney Emilio Izaguirre
    Eoghan O'Connell Dedryck Boyata
    Kolo Toure Erik Sviatchenko
    Efe Ambrose Jozo Simunovic
    Midfielders
    Patrick Roberts Gary Mackay-Steven
    Scott Sinclair Tom Rogic
    Kris Commons Stuart Armstrong
    Ryan Christie Callum McGregor
    James Forrest Liam Henderson
    Kristoffer Ajer Scott Brown
    Nir Bitton
    Forwards
    Leigh Griffiths Moussa Dembele
    Nadir Ciftci