Akwasi Fobi-Edusei

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Akwasi Fobi-Edusei
Personal information
Full name Akwasi Fobi-Edusei[1]
Date of birth (1986-09-12) 12 September 1986 (age 31)[1]
Place of birth Camberwell, England
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)[1]
Playing position Left-back
Club information
Current team
Crawley Down Gatwick
Youth career
Gillingham
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2006 Gillingham 9 (0)
2006 Welling United 12 (0)
2006 Walton & Hersham ? (?)
2006–2007 Ramsgate 17 (1)
2007 East Thurrock ? (?)
2008 Tonbridge Angels ? (?)
2008–2009 Farnborough ? (?)
2009 Halesowen Town 1 (0)
2009 Margate 3 (1)
2009–2013 Burgess Hill Town
2013 Hastings United 9 (1)
2013–2014 Horsham 13 (1)
2014– Crawley Down Gatwick ? (?)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18:12, 2 October 2009 (UTC).

Akwasi Fobi-Edusei (born 12 September 1986), sometimes listed as Akwasi Fobe-Edusei or simply Akwasi Edusei, is an English association footballer currently playing for Isthmian League Division One South club Crawley Down Gatwick.

Playing career

Born in Camberwell, London, he began his career with Gillingham, where he made 9 appearances in The Football League.[2] In 2005, he then went on to score the winning goal against Liverpool at Anfield in the FA Youth Cup 4th round.[citation needed] In 2006 it was reported on Sky Sports News that his performances had alerted both Millwall and Bristol City who were both weighing up offers for the young winger.[citation needed] He is well known for his lightning pace and strong left foot.[citation needed] It was alleged[citation needed] in 2006 that he was called up to the Ghana under-19 national side where both of his parents are from but due to injury had to pull out. He has also played on loan for Welling United[3] and Farnborough.[4] In 2013, he was released by Burgess Hill Town and was signed by Hastings United on a free transfer. On 28 November he joined Horsham but failed to start a match, making 13 substitute appearances, before joining Crawley Down Gatwick in March 2014.

References

  1. ^ a b c Hugman, Barry J., ed. (2003). The PFA Footballers' Who's Who 2003/2004. Queen Anne Press. p. 131. ISBN 1-85291-651-6. 
  2. ^ Soccerbase.com
  3. ^ Welling United official website
  4. ^ Farnborough F.C. official website


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