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6. Ismail Yakubu

Very experienced central defender who joined the Cards in summer 2015 but who had the misfortune of suffering a season-ending injury in only the sixth game of the campaign. Born in Nigeria but raised in England. Joined Barnet aged 11, going on to sign a professional contract aged 16 and then make some 260 appearances before being released in summer 2010. Signed for AFC Wimbledon and made 27 appearances, including in the Conference Play-Off Final. Joined Newport County in summer 2011. Had a one-month loan spell with Cambridge United in September 2011 but did not make an appearance. Played for Newport in their losing FA Trophy Final against York City later that season. In the following season was part of the squad which won the Conference Play-Off Final. Was released by Newport in May 2015 after making some 120 appearances. Gained six caps for the England C team in the 2004-05 season.

2016/17 Season Stats

Pl (s)Gls (p)Yellow CardsRed Cards
League:21 (4)1 (0)50
Cup:8 (0)0 (0)20
Total:29 (4)1 (0)70

Woking Career Stats

Pl (s)Gls (p)Yellow CardsRed Cards
27 (4)2 (0)50
8 (0)0 (0)20
35 (4)2 (0)70

Ismail Yakubu

Position: Defender

Date of Birth: 08/04/1985

Debut: 08/08/2015

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