Victor Moses

Moses was born on December 12,1990, in Lagos, Nigeria. His father, Austin, was a Christian pastor in Kaduna, and his mother, Josephine, helped with his work. His parents were both killed in religious riots in Kaduna before he turned 12.

In 2002, he was sent to England, where he was placed with foster parents in south London. Scouted playing football in the local Tandridge League for Cosmos 90 FC, Crystal Palace approached him, with the club's Selhurst Park stadium just streets away from his school. Offered a place in the Eagles' academy, Palace recommended Moses to the fee-paying Whitgift School in Croydon.

In 2010, Moses made his Premier League debut playing for Wigan Athletic. All in all, he made 73 appearances for the club during a two-year stint.

In August 2012, Moses enjoyed a meteoric rise signing for Chelsea. Moses made his full debut for Chelsea when he started the League Cup game against Wolverhampton Wanderers and scored his first goal.

In September 2013, Moses was signed for Liverpool on a season-long loan deal. And in August 2014, Moses joined Stoke City on loan for the 2014–15 season.

Despite originally hailing from Nigeria, he represented England at under-16, under-17, under-19 and under-21 levels, but opted to play for Nigeria as opposed to being fully capped for England. He has gained over 20 caps for Nigeria since his debut in 2012, and played in their winning campaign at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, as well as the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Chelsea outcast returns to first team training, shows incredible skills ahead of the Blues' battle against Arsenal (photos)

Chelsea outcast returns to first team training, shows incredible skills ahead of the Blues' battle against Arsenal (photos)

Chelsea outcast returns to first team training, shows incredible skills ahead of the Blues' battle against Arsenal (photos)
Checkout baby pictures of Alex Iwobi, Victor Moses and 2 other Nigerian players

Checkout baby pictures of Alex Iwobi, Victor Moses and 2 other Nigerian players

Today at NAIJ.com we will be taking a look at 4 star Super Eagles players Victor Moses, Leon Balogun, Alex Iwobi and William Troost-Ekong baby photos.

Checkout baby pictures of Alex Iwobi, Victor Moses and 2 other Nigerian players
Checkout all the winners from the 2017 Nigeria Sport Awards (see fill list)

Checkout all the winners from the 2017 Nigeria Sport Awards (see fill list)

Victor Moses has been named the Nigerian footballer of the year at the 2017 Nigerian Sports Awards. Women basketball team D'Tigress named team of the year.

Checkout all the winners from the 2017 Nigeria Sport Awards (see fill list)
Interesting facts about Chelsea football star Victor Moses origin and childhood

Interesting facts about Chelsea football star Victor Moses origin and childhood

A lot of people know about this talented Nigerian footballer who plays for Chelsea, but do not know about ⚽ Victor Moses state of origin. ⚽ Let's find out

Interesting facts about Chelsea football star Victor Moses origin and childhood
FIFA finally reveals the teams Nigeria could face at 2018 World Cup finals

FIFA finally reveals the teams Nigeria could face at 2018 World Cup finals

The Super Eagles have been placed in pot 4 for the final draws of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be held in Russia. Nigeria cannot face other African nations.

FIFA finally reveals the teams Nigeria could face at 2018 World Cup finals
From Russia with love! Meet 5 Super Eagles stars who will be taking their partners to Russia 2018 World Cup

From Russia with love! Meet 5 Super Eagles stars who will be taking their partners to Russia 2018 World Cup

We will be taking a look at the Super Eagles star that are likely to take their partners with them to the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup, they are Mikel.

From Russia with love! Meet 5 Super Eagles stars who will be taking their partners to Russia 2018 World Cup
Victor Moses praises Chelsea star for influencing him after becoming a wing-back

Victor Moses praises Chelsea star for influencing him after becoming a wing-back

Super Eagles star Victor Moses has hailed the influence of Cesar Azpilicueta on his game since he became a wing-back under Antonio Conte's tutelage at Chelsea.

Victor Moses praises Chelsea star for influencing him after becoming a wing-back
CAF name 2 Super Eagles stars among best 11 players at the World Cup 2018 qualifiers

CAF name 2 Super Eagles stars among best 11 players at the World Cup 2018 qualifiers

The Confederation of African Football have named their best eleven in the African zone of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers which will come to an end this weekend.

CAF name 2 Super Eagles stars among best 11 players at the World Cup 2018 qualifiers
Super Eagles' important player pulls out of Nigeria v Algeria encounter (photo)

Super Eagles' important player pulls out of Nigeria v Algeria encounter (photo)

Nigerian winger Moses Simon has reportedly withdrew for the Super Eagles squad that will face Algeria on Friday, November 10 in a 2018 World Cup qualifier.

Super Eagles' important player pulls out of Nigeria v Algeria encounter (photo)
Injured Super Eagles winger hails Chelsea over Man United victory

Injured Super Eagles winger hails Chelsea over Man United victory

Chelsea wingback Victor Moses has hailed the stunning performance of his teammate over rivals Manchester United on Sunday, November 5 at Stamford Bridge.

Injured Super Eagles winger hails Chelsea over Man United victory
Breaking: Victor Moses, Troost-Ekong nominated for 2017 African footballer of the year award

Breaking: Victor Moses, Troost-Ekong nominated for 2017 African footballer of the year award

Victor Moses, Junior Ajayi and William Troost-Ekong nominated for the African Player of the Year and African Player of the Year based in Africa 2017 awards.

Breaking: Victor Moses, Troost-Ekong nominated for 2017 African footballer of the year award
Chelsea defence is hugely missing Victor Moses – Blues legend

Chelsea defence is hugely missing Victor Moses – Blues legend

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard believes that the Blues are struggling defensively due to Victor Moses absence citing that the Nigerian is reliable to Conte.

Chelsea defence is hugely missing Victor Moses – Blues legend
Victor Moses shares adorable video of his fitness drills, pledges quick return to action

Victor Moses shares adorable video of his fitness drills, pledges quick return to action

Victor Moses is showing seriousness to return to action for The Blues as he posted a video of his water training as he hope to step-up his recovery process.

Victor Moses shares adorable video of his fitness drills, pledges quick return to action
Victor Moses tells fans when he will return from injury, urges teammates for a win against Roma

Victor Moses tells fans when he will return from injury, urges teammates for a win against Roma

Chelsea wingback Victor Moses has urged his Chelsea teammates to go for all three points as they prepare to face Seria-A giants Roma in Champions League tie.

Victor Moses tells fans when he will return from injury, urges teammates for a win against Roma
Chelsea slam Nigeria over Victor Moses' injury

Chelsea slam Nigeria over Victor Moses' injury

Chelsea have accused the Super Eagles of Nigeria for the hamstring injury picked up by Victor Moses in their 1-2 loss to Crystal Palace last weekend........

Chelsea slam Nigeria over Victor Moses' injury
Antonio Conte makes big and important statement on Victor Moses' injury all Chelsea fans must know

Antonio Conte makes big and important statement on Victor Moses' injury all Chelsea fans must know

The Nigerian superstar was forced off on Saturday, October 14, before Chelsea went on to lose 2-1 against Crystal Palace in a tough Premier League duel.

Antonio Conte makes big and important statement on Victor Moses' injury all Chelsea fans must know
10 Nigerian players and their stunning wives vs Ghanaian players and their wives

10 Nigerian players and their stunning wives vs Ghanaian players and their wives

Here are our pictorial comparison of 10 star Super Eagles players and their wives/ girlfriend over their Ghanaian counter-path, from Victor Moses e.t.c

10 Nigerian players and their stunning wives vs Ghanaian players and their wives
Head coach Gernot Rohr reveals his favourite Super Eagles star

Head coach Gernot Rohr reveals his favourite Super Eagles star

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has admitted that he would be banking on Chelsea wingback, Victor Moses, at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Head coach Gernot Rohr reveals his favourite Super Eagles star
Shehu Abdullahi and Chelsea star winger make CAF best eleven list (see full list)

Shehu Abdullahi and Chelsea star winger make CAF best eleven list (see full list)

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) have listed the Super Eagles duo of Victor Moses and Shehu Abdullahi in the CAF match-day five best eleven list.

Shehu Abdullahi and Chelsea star winger make CAF best eleven list (see full list)
Here are the 11 Super Eagles players ‘starting’ against Zambia

Here are the 11 Super Eagles players ‘starting’ against Zambia

Super Eagles ccoach Gernot Rohr seems to have decided which players will start the crucial 2018 World Cup Qualifier against the Chipolopolo of Zambia.

Here are the 11 Super Eagles players ‘starting’ against Zambia
Just in! Super Eagles hold final training session ahead of Zambia clash (photos)

Just in! Super Eagles hold final training session ahead of Zambia clash (photos)

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have had their final training session ahead of the crucial 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier against the Chipolopolo of Zambia.

Just in! Super Eagles hold final training session ahead of Zambia clash (photos)
Victor Moses finally arrives Super Eagles camp in Uyo, makes big statement ahead of Nigeria v Zambia World Cup qualifier (photo)

Victor Moses finally arrives Super Eagles camp in Uyo, makes big statement ahead of Nigeria v Zambia World Cup qualifier (photo)

Chelsea superstar Victor Moses has finally arrived the Super Eagles camp in Uyo ahead of their 2018 World Cup qualifier against former African champions Zambia.

Victor Moses finally arrives Super Eagles camp in Uyo, makes big statement ahead of Nigeria v Zambia World Cup qualifier (photo)
Yearly wages: Top 10 highest paid Nigerian professional footballers

Yearly wages: Top 10 highest paid Nigerian professional footballers

NAIJ.com takes a look at the top ten highest paid Nigerian footballers ahead of the Super Eagles 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Zambia in Uyo..

Yearly wages: Top 10 highest paid Nigerian professional footballers
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