Juan Simeón Esono’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

Is Athlete
Football player
Association football player
From Equatorial Guinea
Type Sports

24 June 1983, Equatorial Guinea

Age37 years

Juan Simeón Esono (born 24 June 1983) is an Equatoguinean former footballer who played as a striker. He is nicknamed Bohobo.


Bohobo began his career with CD Elá Nguema in 2002, before moving to Deportivo Mongomo in 2009.

International career

Bohobo earned five international caps for Equatorial Guinea between 2002 and 2009, including one FIFA World Cup qualifier.

Also, Boboho had two B matches against Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire in 2009.

Presumed death

On 19 December 2010, Polish media announced that Bohobo had died in a car crash in Cameroon, alongside his sister Teclaireille Bille, also a footballer. However, Equatoguinean media denied this information, and released a statement from the player Pierre Désiré Colday who said that “Bohobo is not the brother of Bille and he was not on the trip”.