Thompson Ekpe

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Thompson Ekpe
Personal information
Full nameThompson Unachi Ekpe
Date of birth (1996-12-14) 14 December 1996 (age 23)
Place of birth Nigeria
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Kristiansund 2
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2016–2017 Molde 0 (0)
2016–2017Kristiansund (loan) 12 (0)
2017–2018 Arendal 34 (1)
2019– Kristiansund 2 11 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 23:47, 9 March 2020 (UTC)

Thompson Unachi Ekpe (born 14 December 1996) is a Nigerian footballer who plays for Kristiansund BK 2.

Contents

Career

Club

Molde FK

On 23 March 2016 Ekpe joined Molde FK on a three-year contract. [1]

On 26 July 2016, Ekpe joined Kristiansund BK on loan for the rest of the 2016 season. [2] Ekpe returned to Kristiansund on 9 March 2017 on loan until 31 July 2017. [3]

Arendal

On 19 July 2017, Ekpe moved to Arendal on a permanent transfer. [4] Ekpe left the club at the end of the 2018 season. [5]

Career statistics

Club

As of match played 5 November 2017 [6] [7]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
ClubSeasonLeagueNational CupContinentalOtherTotal
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Molde 2016 Eliteserien 003000-30
2017 0000--00
Total0030----30
Kristiansund (loan) 2016 OBOS-ligaen 6000--60
2017 Eliteserien 6010--70
Total12010----130
Arendal 2017 OBOS-ligaen 13100130
Career total25140----291

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References

  1. "Thompson Ekpe klar for Molde FK". moldefk.no (in Norwegian). Molde FK. 23 March 2016. Archived from the original on 14 September 2016. Retrieved 13 April 2017.
  2. "Ekpe til Kristiansund BK". moldefk.no (in Norwegian). Molde FK. 27 July 2017. Archived from the original on 3 August 2016. Retrieved 13 April 2017.
  3. "Ekpe lånes ut". moldefk.no (in Norwegian). Molde FK. 9 March 2017. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  4. "Ekpe til Arendal Fotball". www.moldefk.no (in Norwegian). Molde FK. 19 July 2017. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  5. Overganger i 2.divisjon vinter 2019, sportshjornet.com, 9 January 2019
  6. "T.Ekpe". Soccerway.com. Retrieved 13 April 2017.
  7. "Norsk Internasjonal Fotballstatistikk". Nifs.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved 13 April 2017.