Plateau United goalkeeper Dele Ajiboye had penned a season with the Nigerian Champions Akwa United ahead of the 2021/2022 season,Felele247.com understands.
The shot stopper began his football career with Prime F.C. and in September 2008 joined Wikki Tourists F.C. after one year with Wikki Tourists, where he played 14 games, he left on 16 September 2009 to sign with the Spanish club Pontevedra CF.
After being released from Pontevedra in November 2011, he signed the next month with Shooting Stars.
After 3SC’s relegation in 2013, he signed to play for Nasarawa United. However, transfer issues kept him from playing until two months in the new season.
Ajiboye represented his homeland at the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup in the Korea Republic, winning the championship with the Golden Eaglets.
On 15 December 2008 he was called for the Nigerian under-20 team for the 2009 African Youth Championship in Rwanda and was a member of the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Egypt.
He was Nigeria’s starting goalkeeper for the 2012 Olympic qualifiers and All Africa Games qualifiers under coach Augustine Eguavoen.
In May 2018 he was named in Nigeria’s preliminary 30 man squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
However, he did not make the final 23.