Karim Onisiwo is an Austrian footballer who started his professional career with SC Ostbahn XI and currently plays German side FSV Mainz 05. He has also represented Team Austria at the international level.
Onisiwo was born on March 17, 1992, in Vienna, Austria. This versatile player holds an Austrian nationality. Born in the mid of March, his zodiac sign is Pisces. He was born to a Nigerian father and is also eligible to play for Nigerian side.
Since his early days, Onisiwo was interested in outdoor sports and in the game of football. As a youth, he started his career with SC Ostbahn XI where he played for two seasons.
Onisiwo started his senior career with SC Ostbahn XI in 2010 where he played 23 games and did not even scored a single goal before moving to TSV Neumarkt in 2011.
He played with club TSV Neumarkt for one season and scored eight goals in 16 appearances. He then went to play with SV Austria Salzburg where he played for two seasons and kicked 18 goals in 31 appearances.
After his impressive performance with SV Austria Salzburg, he joined Austrian side SV Mattersburg where he spent the majority of his seasons and managed to score 20 goals in 51 appearances. Since 2016, Onisiwo associated with German side Mainz O5.
Onisiwo became the part of senior Austria squad since the late 2015 and made his debut as a substitute in a friendly game against the Switzerland in November 2015. Prior, he has also represented his nation at the U21 level. He plays along side David Alaba who is the son of his father's friend, for the National team
Onisiwo personal life is behind curtains. He has shared very limited info about his personal life. As per the sources, Onisiwo is a married man and has a child born in October 2016. There was also a news that he asked the coach if he could go to see the labor of wife and the baby. In reply, the coach happily let him go and said it is your best moment and you need to be there to see your wife.
There is no any other information available about their relationship. There was a video published on the page of FSV Mainz 05 where he showed his newly born child and expressed his happiness.
Besides his career, he loves traveling along with his friends. He has reached the age of 25 now. He has a world standing height of 6 feet 2 inch, which is around 1.87m. He has a balanced weight of 168 lbs.
This Austrian footballer's current transfer fee is known to be around $1.76 million dollars and the highest recorded fee was $2.35 million dollars. His net worth might be around $800 thousand dollars but there is no any reliable sources to confirm. His salary might be around $40 thousand a month.