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SOLOMON KWAMBE - DEFENDER

Position: Defender
Height: 6-2
Born: September 30, 1993 
Birthplace: Benue State, Nigeria
Previous Club: Lobi Stars FC (NPFL)
Pronunciation: Solomon KWAM-bay


SOLOMON KWAMBE BIO

FC TULSA

 
2021
Solomon Kwambe was re-signed by FC Tulsa on a new contract prior to the 2021 USL Championship season.

2020
Kwambe made six appearances, all starts, for the club during 2020, but dealt with multiple injuries that limited his playing time. FC Tulsa went 3-1-2 in his six matches. The Nigerian defender joined FC Tulsa on January 13, 2020.

2015-2019 - LOBI STARS FC (NIGERIAN PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE)
Kwambe spent his previous domestic professional career playing in the NPFL, primarily with Lobi Stars F.C. Kwamba manned the backline for Lobi Stars from 2015-2019, where he was a captain, leading them to an appearance in the 2019 CAF-Champions League.

2012-2015 - SUNSHINE STARS FC (NIGERIAN PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE)
Before joining Lobi Stars, Kwambe spent 2012-2015 with Sunshine Stars and before spending the latter half of the 2015 season on loan with Warri Wolves. He scored eight goals over his 61 appearances with Sunshine Stars and Warri Wolves.
 
2010-2012 - PLATEAU UNITED (NIGERIAN PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE)
Kwambe began his career with Plateau United, scoring five goals in 43 appearances from 2010-2012 as a defender.

INTERNATIONAL
Kwambe has made 18 appearances for the Nigerian national team. A player always looked as loaded with potential, Kwambe was included on Young African Player to Watch lists in 2013 that also included Liverpool FC superstar Mohammed Salah and reigning USL Championship MVP Solomon Asante. That potential translated into caps for Nigeria in 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying and 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying. and he was a prominent part of Nigeria's 2012 and 2013 Super Eagles squads. He also went with the national team to the 2014 Confederations Cup in Brazil.