Jordan Opoku

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Jordan Opoku
Personal information
Full name Jordan Darko-Opoku
Date of birth (1987-10-08) 8 October 1987 (age 26)
Place of birth Mampona Twifu, Ghana
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club Asante Kotoko
Number 8
Youth career
Winneba Secondary School
Tema Hurricanes
Feyenoord Academy
Feyenoord
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002 Feyenoord Academy 0 (0)
2002-2005 Feyenoord 0 (0)
2003-2004 Excelsior (loan) 34 (3)
2004-2005 Royal Antwerp (loan) 24 (3)
2005-2009 Feyenoord Academy 0 (0)
2009-2011 Asante Kotoko 0 (0)
2011 Dinamo Tirana (loan) 16 (2)
2012-2013 Berekum Chelsea 21 (2)
2013- Asante Kotoko 5 (1)
National team
2009 Ghana 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Jordan Darko-Opoku (born 8 October 1987) is a professional footballer, who currently plays for Asante Kotoko.

Career[edit]

A product of Feyenoord Fetteh,[1] Opoku gained promotion to play for the youth team of Fetteh’s mother club Feyenoord. Opoku spent some time at Excelsior (Netherlands) and Royal Antwerp FC (Belgium) before returning to Ghana.[2] He signed by Feyenoord Academy played there one year and joined 2006 to Asante Kotoko and in the season 2007-2008 he won the Ghana Premier League title and the Ghana President's Cup with Asante Kotoko.[3] The offensive Midfielder left on 31 January 2010 his club Asante Kotoko F.C. and signed a four month loan deal with Dinamo Tirana.[4] After a short loan spell with Tirana, he became a free agent. In the late January 2012, Opoku signed with Glo Premier League side Berekum Chelsea.[5] On 1 August 2013, Opuku re-signed for Asante Kotoko.

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