Nizamdin Ependi
Personal information
Full name Nizamdin Ependi
Date of birth (1991-04-23) 23 April 1991 (age 30)
Place of birth Artux, Xinjiang, China
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Position(s) Winger, Full-back
Club information
Current team
Heilongjiang Ice City
Number 30
Youth career
Xinjiang Youth
Xinjiang University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016–2017 Nei Mongol Zhongyou 54 (3)
2018–2021 Beijing Renhe 55 (1)
2021– Heilongjiang Ice City 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 31 December 2020

Nizamdin Ependi (Chinese: 尼扎木丁·阿凡提; born 23 April 1991) is a Uyghur-Chinese footballer who plays for China League One side Heilongjiang Ice City.

Club career

Nizamdin graduated with a degree in law at Xinjiang University before he signed his first professional contract at the age of 25 in 2016 after making a positive impression in a trial with China League One side Nei Mongol Zhongyou.[1] On 12 March 2017, he made his senior debut in a 1–0 away defeat against Qingdao Jonoon.[2] He scored his first senior goal on 12 April 2016 in a 1–0 away win over third-tier club Meixian Techand in the second round of 2016 Chinese FA Cup.[3] Nizamdin scored his first league goal on 25 June 2016 in a 3–0 home win against Shenzhen.[4] Nizamdin played two season for Nei Mongol Zhongyou, scoring four goals in 59 appearances.[5]

Nizamdin transferred to Chinese Super League newcomer Beijing Renhe on 28 February 2018.[5] On 10 March 2018, he made his debut for the club in a 2–1 away win against Tianjin Quanjian, coming on as a substitute for Cao Yongjing in the 84th minute.[6]

Career statistics

As of 31 December 2020.[7]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Nei Mongol Zhongyou 2016 China League One 27 2 2 1 - - 29 3
2017 27 1 3 0 - - 30 1
Total 54 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 59 4
Beijing Renhe 2018 Chinese Super League 17 0 2 0 - - 19 0
2019 24 0 2 0 - - 26 0
2020 China League One 14 1 - - 2[a] 0 16 1
Total 55 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 61 0
Career total 109 4 9 1 0 0 2 0 120 5
  1. ^ Appearances in China League One relegation play-offs

References

  1. ^ "王博、尼扎木丁 加入中优征战新赛季". Nei Mongol Morning (in Chinese). 2016-02-19. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  2. ^ "中甲-埃尔南德斯美妙弧线建功 中能1-0小胜中优". Sina (in Chinese). 2016-03-12. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  3. ^ "足协杯-悍将打进致胜球 中优1-0梅县将战恒大". Sina (in Chinese). 2016-04-12. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  4. ^ "中甲-多利王博建功 中优主场3-0大胜佳兆业". Sina (in Chinese). 2016-06-25. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  5. ^ a b "北京人和官方宣布签约尼扎木丁 盼提升阵容厚度". Sina (in Chinese). 2018-02-28. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  6. ^ "中超-帕托补时破门难救主 权健1-2负人和双线连败". Sina (in Chinese). 2018-03-10. Retrieved 2018-03-14.
  7. ^ "尼扎木丁". sodasoccer (in Chinese). Retrieved 2018-03-14. Archived 2018-11-16 at the Wayback Machine