David Oniya Net Worth & Salary: Nigerian footballer and defender who played T-Team FC in Malaysia Premier League had a net worth of $500 thousand.
Born on June 5, 1985 in Lagos, Nigeria, David Oniya started playing professional football since 2004 as a defender after joining Neftchi Baki. Playing for three years until 2007, he moved to FK Samarqand-Dinamo where he featured in 109 club matches. He was considered as one of the best defenders in the Uzbek League having scored 6 goals during his five seasons at the club.
In 2011, he signed for FC Bunyodkor and moved to Neftchi FK (Fergana) for a year until 2014. However, he did not feature in any matches for the Fergana side.
With different club level experience in leagues in Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan, Oniya started playing for the T-Team FC in the Malaysian Premier League. Despite playing as a professional football player for different low-tier clubs, Oniya never featured for the national team of Nigeria.
Oniya played his last game in the Malaysian Premier League before collapsing to death during a friendly because of a heart attack. The Nigerian player was 30 before his death while his earning in salary was not disclosed.
However, the player is said to have had a net worth of $500 thousand.
Quick Facts about David Oniya
Full Name: David Faramola Oniya
Height: 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Date of Birth: June 5, 1985- June 14, 2015
Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria
Club: T-Team FC