Taiwo Awoniyi is a forward currently playing for Royal Excel Mouscron on loan from Liverpool.
|Full Name||Taiwo Awoniyi Micheal|
|Date of Birth||12 August 1997|
|Place of Birth||Ilorin, Nigeria|
|Previous club/s||Imperial Academy, FSV Frankfurt (loan), NEC Nijmegen (loan)|
Taiwo signed for Liverpool in August 2015 and, being unable to obtain a work permit, spent the following two seasons on loan at FSV Frankfurt and NEC Nijmegen respectively. In August 2017, he joined Belgian side Royal Excel Mouscron on another season-long loan.
Taiwo has represented Nigeria at U17, U20 and U23 level.
- FIFA Under-17 World Cup winner: 2013
- African Under-20 Championship winner: 2015