Ojimi Gabriel Obatola or "O.J." as he is popularly known is a Nigerian footballer currently . He plays for Salgaocar in the I-League. Obatola began his career with Gombak United in the Singaporean S-League in 2006, and spent the next five years with the club, making over 100 appearances. He helped Gombak win the Singapore League Cup 2008, and he was named S-League Young Player of the Year in 2009. On April 7, 2010, Obatola signed the Portland Timbers of the USSF D-2 Pro League, having impressed the team's coaches during a trial period during which he scored the winning goal in a friendly game against Seattle Sounders FC. He signed for Pattaya United of Thailand in February 2011 and scored his first goal for the team with a header in his first start on April 16, 2011. ] In January 2013 Obatola signed for Salgaocar until 2012-13 I-League season.