Sylvester Igbonu, commonly known as Sylvester Igboun (born 8 September 1990) is a Nigerian professional football midfielder, who currently plays for the Russian Premier League club FC Ufa. Igboun is known for his blistering speed. His surname is Igbonu but was misspelled when registering a passport. His FC Ufa shirt lists his nickname “Sly” on the back instead of his last name.
On 13 July 2015, Igbonu signed for Russian Premier League side FC Ufa.
He made his international debut in a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualification game against Tanzania on 5 September 2015, replacing Moses Simon as a substitute in the 69th minute.
- As of match played 25 November 2016
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Statistics accurate as of match played 17 November 2015
- Danish Superliga (1): 2014–15