|Full name||Philemon Tei McCarthy|
|Date of birth||14 August 1991|
|Place of birth||Korluedor- Ada, Ghana|
|Current club||Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club|
|2008–||Accra Hearts of Oak SC|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
He began his career with Golden Boys before joining the Feyenoord Academy in 2005. In 2008, McCarthy left Feyenoord Academy to join Accra Hearts of Oak SC. He was a key member of the Accra Hearts of Oak team that won the league in the 2008/9 season. McCarthy is in his second spell with the Club but he has been afflicted with niggling injuries since his return. He was the stand out player in the Asante Kotoko versus Hearts of Oak game in Kumasi on the 15th April, 2012. He dislocated his finger after a terrific save in the game and he was not able to continue. His team lost the game 2-1 to their rivals after his substitutions.
Philemon McCarthy was the number goalkeeper for the local Black Stars when they won silver in the first edition of the African Nations Championship(CHAN) hosted by Ivory Coast in 2009.
Goalkeeper Philemon McCarthy was the hero for the Ghanaian side as his save of Djilabodji Papy’s paved the way for victory, which was made possible after Kwadwo Poku converted his kick
- Gomoa Fetteh at europeanboard.ephpbb.com
- Ghana African Cup of Nations 2006 on www.guardian.co.uk
- Ghana names Nations Cup squad
- Philemon McCarthy at National-Football-Teams.com
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