Benik Afobe

Born: February 12, 1993 (age 25)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Waltham Forest, London
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Bournemouth on February 2, 2016
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Career History
Youth2001-2010Arsenal
Senior2010-2015Arsenal
→ 2010-2011Huddersfield Town (loan)
→ 2012Reading (loan)
→ 2012-2013Bolton Wanderers (loan)
→ 2013Millwall (loan)
→ 2014Sheffield Wednesday (loan)
→ 2014-2015MK Dons (loan)
2015-2016Wolverhampton Wanderers
2016-Bournemouth
→ 2018-Wolverhampton Wanderers (loan)
Sports Mole has 466 articles about Benik Afobe. Articles 1 to 40:
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Championship roundup: Wolverhampton Wanderers win title, Sunderland relegated
Wolverhampton Wanderers secure the Championship title thanks to a 4-0 win at Bolton Wanderers, while Sunderland are relegated with a 2-1 home loss to Burton Albion.
Apr 21, 17:05
Willy Boly in action for Wolves on December 9, 2017
Wolverhampton Wanderers to sign Willy Boly, Benik Afobe on permanent deals?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly ready to complete the signings of Willy Boly and Benik Afobe on a permanent basis.
Apr 17, 10:12
Diogo Jota in action during the Championship game between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Sunderland on December 9, 2017
Result: Wolverhampton Wanderers beat Birmingham City to move in on Championship crown
Wolverhampton Wanderers beat Birmingham City 2-0 at Molineux to move within touching distance of being crowned winners of the Championship this season.
Apr 15, 13:52
Ruben Neves has a shot during the Championship game between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Sunderland on December 9, 2017
Result: Ruben Neves nets stunner as Wolverhampton Wanderers move closer to promotion
Ruben Neves nets a goal-of-the-season contender as Wolves move to within two points of promotion with a 2-0 win over Derby County in Wednesday's Championship clash.
Apr 11, 21:39
Ruben Neves has a shot during the Championship game between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Sunderland on December 9, 2017
Result: Cardiff City rue two missed pens as Wolverhampton Wanderers go further clear
Wolverhampton Wanderers beat Cardiff City 1-0 in South Wales to extend their lead at the top of the Championship table, with the hosts missing two penalty kicks late on.
Apr 6, 21:46
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Result: Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers held by Hull City
Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers drop points as Hull City leave Molineux with a 2-2 draw.
Apr 3, 21:43
The mighty Nuno Espirito Santo watches on during the EFL Cup game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers on August 23, 2017
Live Commentary: Middlesbrough 1-2 Wolverhampton Wanderers - as it happened
Relive an eventful Championship encounter as nine-man Wolves hold on to beat Middlesbrough 2-1 at the Riverside Stadium, courtesy of Sports Mole's live updates.
Mar 30, 16:30
Leo Bonatini in action during the Championship game between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Sunderland on December 9, 2017
Leo Bonatini unsure of Wolverhampton Wanderers future
Leo Bonatini says that he wants to remain at Wolverhampton Wanderers beyond the end of the summer, but says that he currently remains unsure over his future at the club.
Mar 23, 10:26
Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Jack Butland: 'Benik Afobe deserved more from Bournemouth'
Jack Butland insists that Bournemouth's loss could be Wolverhampton Wanderers' gain if Benik Afobe rediscovers his goalscoring form.
Mar 21, 14:51
General view inside Wolverhampton Wanderers ground Molineux from 2015
Benik Afobe: 'I'm now on same wavelength as Wolverhampton Wanderers teammates'
Wolverhampton Wanderers forward Benik Afobe says that he now feels on the same "wavelength" as his teammates after spending over six weeks at Molineux.
Mar 20, 16:57
Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Benik Afobe 'dreams' of playing for Wolverhampton Wanderers in Premier League
Bournemouth striker Benik Afobe suggests that he will attempt to push through a permanent transfer to Wolverhampton Wanderers, where he is currently on loan.
Mar 19, 18:04
The mighty Nuno Espirito Santo watches on during the EFL Cup game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers on August 23, 2017
Nuno Espirito Santo happy with "very good performance"
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo praises his side following their 3-1 victory over Burton Albion.
Mar 18, 12:29
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Championship roundup: Leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers go six points clear
Wolverhampton Wanderers go six points clear at the top of the Championship table thanks to a 3-1 win over Burton Albion at Molineux.
Mar 17, 17:03
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Championship roundup: Wolverhampton Wanderers beat Reading to remain top
Wolverhampton Wanderers pick up another key victory to remain top of the Championship table, while Aston Villa suffer a huge blow in their automatic promotion ambitions.
Mar 13, 21:45
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce waves to the fans during his side's Championship clash with Wolverhampton Wanderers on October 15, 2016
Result: Aston Villa hit four past Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers
Aston Villa close the gap on Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers to seven points with a 4-1 victory in Saturday's West Midlands derby.
Mar 10, 19:25
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Benik Afobe: 'Wolverhampton Wanderers are not listening to detractors'
Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Benik Afobe says that his side are ignoring their critics ahead of their away fixture against Aston Villa.
Mar 9, 14:40
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Nuno Espirito Santo delighted with Wolverhampton Wanderers improvement
Head coach Nuno Espirito Santo admits that he was delighted with the performance of his Wolverhampton Wanderers side after they recorded a 3-0 win at Leeds United.
Mar 8, 10:20
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Result: Wolves return to winning ways in style with victory over Leeds United
Wolverhampton Wanderers move six points clear at the top of the Championship table with a 3-0 win over Leeds United in Wednesday's encounter at Elland Road.
Mar 7, 21:40
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Live Commentary: Leeds United 0-3 Wolverhampton Wanderers - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Wolverhampton Wanderers' 3-0 win over Leeds United in Wednesday night's Championship clash.
Mar 7, 19:15
Ryan Sessegnon of Fulham during the Championship match against Middlesbrough on September 23, 2017
Result: Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers suffer defeat at Fulham
Fulham strengthen their promotion bid with a 2-0 win over Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers in Saturday's clash at Craven Cottage.
Feb 24, 19:24
Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic pictured on August 5, 2016
Live Commentary: Fulham 2-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Fulham register a 2-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers in Saturday's Championship fixture at Craven Cottage.
Feb 24, 17:00
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Colorado Rapids keen on Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Joe Mason?
Colorado Rapids reportedly line up a bid for Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Joe Mason.
Feb 18, 16:35
Benik Afobe and Alfie Mawson in action during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Benik Afobe: 'Failing to return to Wolves would have left me heartbroken'
Benik Afobe says that he would have been left 'heartbroken' had he not managed to secure a loan move back to Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Feb 7, 12:57
Ruben Neves has a shot during the Championship game between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Sunderland on December 9, 2017
Result: Wolverhampton Wanderers beat Sheffield United to restore 11-point lead
Wolverhampton Wanderers restore their 11-point gap at the top of the Premier League table courtesy of a 3-0 win over playoff-chasing Sheffield United at Molineux.
Feb 3, 19:22
Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Nuno Espirito Santo: 'Benik Afobe has to adapt to Wolverhampton Wanderers'
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo says that Benik Afobe has to adapt if the striker is to fit into the Wolves squad this season.
Feb 3, 11:06
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Wolverhampton Wanderers 'pulled out of Felix Beijmo deal'
Wolverhampton Wanderers pulled out of a deal for Djurgardens defender Felix Beijmo in the latter stages of the January transfer window, according to a report.
Feb 2, 22:34
Benik Afobe and Alfie Mawson in action during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Benik Afobe: 'I have unfinished business at Wolverhampton Wanderers'
January signing Benik Afobe says that he has "unfinished business" at Wolverhampton Wanderers after rejoining the club on loan from Bournemouth.
Feb 2, 13:28
A triumphant Eddie Howe after the Premier League game between Stoke City and Bournemouth on October 21, 2017
Eddie Howe: 'I have total belief in my Bournemouth squad'
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is happy to see out the remainder of the season with his current crop of players, having decided against delving into the transfer market.
Feb 2, 09:56
Benik Afobe and Alfie Mawson in action during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Benik Afobe: 'Wolverhampton Wanderers feels like home'
Bournemouth forward Benik Afobe says that he was always hoping to secure a loan move back to former club Wolverhampton Wanderers during the January transfer window.
Feb 1, 13:46
Benik Afobe celebrates after the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Liverpool on December 4, 2016
Wolverhampton Wanderers re-sign Benik Afobe on loan
Wolverhampton Wanderers complete the loan capture of Benik Afobe from Bournemouth.
Feb 1, 00:47
Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Wolverhampton Wanderers 'make Benik Afobe loan bid'
Wolverhampton Wanderers reportedly contact Bournemouth over the possibility of re-signing Benik Afobe on a half-season loan.
Jan 31, 07:10
Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Bournemouth striker Benik Afobe wanted by West Bromwich Albion?
West Bromwich Albion will reportedly consider making a bid for Bournemouth striker Benik Afobe should Jonny Evans leave the club and free up funds.
Jan 23, 13:19
Benik Afobe and Alfie Mawson in action during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Bournemouth 'ready to sell Benik Afobe'
Bournemouth are reportedly open to selling forward Benik Afobe during the January transfer window.
Jan 20, 10:32
Eddie Howe watches on during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on April 15, 2017
Result: Wigan Athletic stun Bournemouth in FA Cup third round
League One leaders Wigan Athletic produce one of the biggest upsets of the FA Cup third round by cruising to a 3-0 win over Premier League club Bournemouth.
Jan 17, 21:40
Alexis Sanchez celebrates scoring his side's third during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Arsenal on December 28, 2017
Team News: Alexis Sanchez left out of Arsenal squad for Bournemouth clash
Alexis Sanchez is not included in Arsenal's squad for this afternoon's meeting with Bournemouth, amid ongoing links with a move away from the club.
Jan 14, 12:33
Benik Afobe celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Report: Bournemouth want to keep Benik Afobe
Bournemouth are not interested in selling Benik Afobe during the January transfer window, according to a report.
Jan 5, 15:41
Ryan Fraser celebrates getting the opener during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Everton on December 30, 2017
Result: Ryan Fraser nets double as Bournemouth edge past Everton
Bournemouth record their first win in nine matches as Ryan Fraser nets a double in a 2-1 victory over Everton in the Premier League.
Dec 30, 16:55
Mesut Ozil celebrates scoring with Alexis Sanchez during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Huddersfield Town on November 29, 2017
Premier League: Transfer ins and outs - January 2018
Keep track of all of the confirmed transfers in the Premier League with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
Dec 28, 15:01
The mighty Nuno Espirito Santo watches on during the EFL Cup game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers on August 23, 2017
Championship: Transfer ins and outs - January 2018
Keep track of all of the confirmed transfers in the Championship with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
Dec 28, 15:00
Jermain Defoe has a breather during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on October 14, 2017
Eddie Howe not seeking replacement for Jermain Defoe
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe admits that bringing in new players in January "is always tough", as he appears to rule out signing a replacement striker for Jermain Defoe.
Dec 27, 16:33

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