Akpom was born on October 9, 1995, in London and followed the youth academy of Arsenal, where he also made his debut in professional football. The right-footed player went on loan to several English clubs before transferring to the Greek PAOK FC in 2018. Two years later, the attacker signed with Middlesbrough F.C. At that club, which plays in the Championship, he scored 28 goals in 38 matches last season.
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