Baba was born in Cameroon however was brought up in Ireland, playing for Castlebar Celtic in their academy. It was here he attracted attention from the national team and he eventually went on to captain the Ireland under-17 side.
The national team weren’t the only ones interested in the young talent, with clubs such as Fulham and Manchester United in for the midfielder. Baba eventually signed for Fulham in 2013, making several appearances for the under 18 squad.
In 2015, Noe joined Birmingham City where he stayed for two years before joining Macclesfield in the summer of 2017 on a free transfer before scoring a stunning goal on his debut at Wrexham.