Striker who won the Pichichi Trophy in the Segunda Division in 2005-2006 and won the Africa Cup of Nations in 2013.
He played youth soccer for Amanze United.
He joined the Nigerian national team in 2007.
His brother Kalu Uche debuted as a forward and midfielder for Enyimba in 1998.
He and midfielder Gonzalo Castellani both signed with Villarreal in 2011.