Jamilu Collins
Jamilu Collins
Defender
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Player Details

Nationality
Nigeria

Biography

27-year-old left-back Jamilu Collins arrived in the Welsh capital on 20th May, 2022, becoming Steve Morison’s fourth summer signing.

A 25-times capped Nigeria international, ‘JC’ began his career with HNK Rijeka in Croatia, with loan spells at fellow Croatian outfit NK Pomorac and Slovenian side NK Krka.

In 2017, Jamilu moved to German team SC Paderborn 07, and went on to make 137 appearances at the Benteler-Arena. JC helped Paderborn to promotion in 2019, featuring on 30 occasions in the Bundesliga during the 2019/20 campaign.

JC, who has agreed a two-year deal at Cardiff City Stadium, made his senior international debut in September 2018, and appeared four times for the Super Eagles during the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations.