5 Surprising facts about Simba SC’s new signee Pa Omar Jobe


With just a few hours left until the closure of the January 2024 transfer window in Tanzania, Simba SC stunned football lovers with the club’s latest acquisition in the talented player called Pa Omar Jobe. 

Speculations and reports have surrounded the signing of the top talent with many trying to find out details as to who he is, what he does and many more.

Here are five interesting biography facts you should know about Pa Omar Jobe

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1.Where is Pa Omar Jobe from (Nationality)? 

Hailing from Yundum, Gambia, West Africa, Pa Omar Jobe, a football player, was born in this region. 

Over the course of his career, Jobe has showcased his skills while representing both local and international football teams. Before becoming part of Simba Sports Club, the Gambian player plied his trade with FC Zhenis, a team based in Kazakhstan.

2. What teams has Pa Omar Jobe played for ? 

At just 25 years old, Pa Omar Jobe boasts an impressive football career, having played for esteemed teams such as Real De Banjul FC in Gambia, Asec Ndiambour in Senegal, Sheikh Jamal Dhanmond in Bangladesh, FC Shkendija and Struga in North Macedonia, FC Neman Grodno in Belarus, Zhenis in Kazakhstan, and ultimately, Simba FC in Tanzania.

3. What football records does Pa Omar Jobe hold ? 

In January 2021, Omar achieved a remarkable feat by scoring the first hat-trick of the season in the Bangladesh Premier League. Playing for Sheikh Jamal at the Bangabandhu National Stadium, he netted four goals in the 14th, 62nd, 69th, and 90+1st minute. 

While at Simba he is expected to play as forward, a position that he can well manage. 

4. How much is Pa Omar Jobe's salary at Simba SC ? 

As reported by the well-known Tanzanian football news website, Soka La Bongo, Pa Omar Jobe receives a monthly salary of 7,000 USD. Additionally, he is entitled to a bonus of at least 100 USD whenever Simba secures a victory in the NBC Premier League match or the ASFC Cup.

5.What is the age of Pa Omar Jobe ? 

Born on December 26, 1998, Pa Omar Jobe is  25 years old as of January 2024.

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