Real Tamale United

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Real Tamale United
Real Tamale United logo.png
Full name Real Tamale United
Founded 1976
Ground Tamale Stadium
Ground Capacity 20,000
League Glo Premier League
2011–12 Poly Tank Division One League, 1st
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Current season

Real Tamale United, often abbreviated as RTU, is a football club based in Tamale, Northern Region of Ghana. It is the only professional Team in the region that premiers in Division One Leagues. They are competing in the Glo Premier League, after finishing first in the 2011–12 Poly Tank Division One League and being promoted to the 2012–13 Glo Premier League. Their home stadium is Tamale Stadium but they also sometimes play their matches at Kaladan Park.


The club was founded 1976 by the first chairman Alhaji Adam.H (Progress).[citation needed]


  • Ghana Telecom Gala: 1

Performance in CAF competitions[edit]

1992 - First Round
1996 - disqualified in First Round
1998 - First Round

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Ghana GK Charles Kipo
Ghana GK Phillip Amoaku
Ghana DF Illiasu Shilla
Ghana DF Daniel Coleman
Ghana DF Karim Imoro
Ghana DF Abdul Salam Alhassan
Ghana DF Fatau Owen
Ghana DF Nuredeem Wemah
Ghana DF Hannah Giwah
Ghana DF Mohammed Fatau
Ghana MF Abdul Salam
Ghana MF Toufiq Alolo
Ghana MF Gilbert Ayikade
No. Position Player
Ghana MF Abdulai Gafaru
Ghana MF Peter Yakubu
Liberia MF Alhassan Weah
Ghana FW Alhassan Salam
Ghana FW Shilla Alhassan
Ghana FW Kwame Asare
Ghana FW Kwame Adjagba
Ghana FW Ganiu Yahaya
Ghana FW Patrick Monday Ogbole
Ghana FW Fatau Seidu
Ghana FW Akwasi Soale
Ghana FW Nasiru Ghani


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