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Sergio Uyi: 2016/2017 Biography & Statistics

Bangor City captured the signing of former Torino FC centre back Sergio Uyi in January 2017 from Greek club AE Pezlana Kastoniou.

The 23-year old, who holds dual Nigerian-Italian nationality, trained with the First Team Squad over the New Year and played the full 90 minutes of the mid-season friendly against Liverpool Under-23's on 4 January.

The powerful 6'4' tall centre-back began his career with Italian Serie-A club Torino FC 1906. Uyi played in the youth ranks at Torino where he starred in the Campionato Primavera (Under-19) side until his release by 'Il Toro' in 2013.

Uyi trialled with Czech giants Slavia Prague before eventually signing with Lithuanian league club DFK Dainava. A move to Finnish second-tier side Atlantis FC (Helsinki) in 2015 was followed by a spell with German club SVV Reutlingen 1905. While in Germany, Uyi was called up to the Nigeria Under-23 squad for a friendly against Brazil in March 2016.

Squad No: 31
Position: Defender
Weight: 14st 4lbs
Height -
Date of Birth: 22/06/1993
Place of Birth: Torino, Italy
Former Clubs: AE Pezlana Kastoniou
Joined: 10/01/2017
Sergio's Stats: This Season Total
Games: - -
Goals: - -
Penalties: - -
Total Games: - / 0 -