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Gabriel Agbonlahor

Gabriel Imuetinyan Agbonlahor is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Championship club Aston Villa. He was born on the 13 October 1986 in Birmingham, England of a Nigerian Father and a Scottish Mother.

He is a product of Aston Villa's Academy, and made his first-team debut in 2006 following loans to Football League clubs Watford and Sheffield Wednesday. Since then, he has made over 300 Premier League appearances for the club, with 73 goals.

He is Aston Villa's all-time leading Premier League goal scorer, having scored in 11 consecutive league seasons. Formerly a regular with the England under-21s, Agbonlahor made his senior international debut for England in 2008 and has earned three caps.

Agbonlahor won the Premier League Player of the Month award for November and manager Martin O'Neill won the equivalent award for the same month.

 

 

Sources

www.englandfootballonline.com

en.wikipedia.

www.avillafan.com

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