Michael Akuffu

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Michael Akuffu
Personal information
Full name Michael Akuffu
Date of birth (1985-12-18) 18 December 1985 (age 28)
Place of birth Tamale, Ghana
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Asante Kotoko
Number 6
Youth career
Feyenoord Academy
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2010 Feyenoord Academy 150 (20)
2008 ASEC Mimosas (loan) 10 (3)
2009–2010 FC PoPa (loan) 32 (7)
2011– Asante Kotoko
National team
2003–2004 Ghana U20
2006–2008 Ghana Olympic
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Michael Akuffu (born 18 December 1985) is a professional footballer, who currently plays for Asante Kotoko.


Akuffu began his career with Feyenoord Academy.[1] He is a defending midfielder / right back defender who has enjoyed regular berth with the ASEC Mimosas. After 1 year turned back to Feyenoord Academy, in July 2009 he went on trial at Finnish side FC PoPa. After the trial he signed a loan agreement until the end of the Finnish season.[2] In the first 2 games he already made a good impression by scoring 2 goals in 2 games.[3] The Right back signed in December 2010 for Asante Kotoko.[4]


  1. ^ 25 players for Meteors. The Statesman. 6 November 2006.
  2. ^ "Taistelu jatkuu". fcpopa.fi. 
  3. ^ FC PoPa – Michael Akuffu. fcpopa.fi
  4. ^ "Asante Kotoko Fc – The New Signings". Westafricanfootball.com. 19 December 2010.