Abdul Ganiyu Salami
Personal information
Date of birth (1942-10-05) 5 October 1942 (age 78)
Place of birth Ogbomosho, Nigeria
National team

Abdul Ganiyu Salami (born 5 October 1942) is a Nigerian and Ghanaian footballer.

International career

Salami represented Ghana at 1963 and 1965 editions of African Cup of Nations. In 1967 he switched to Nigeria.[1] He competed in the men's tournament at the 1968 Summer Olympics.[2]


  1. ^ SPORTS FLAKES: Naija stars who lifted Ghana
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Abdul Ganiyu Salami Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 21 October 2018.