Asante Gullit Okyere

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Gullit Okyere
Personal information
Full name Gullit Asante Okyere
Date of birth (1988-05-23) 23 May 1988 (age 29)
Place of birth Santa Maria Capua Vetere, Italy
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Giana Erminio
Youth career
000?–2007 Atalanta
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2009 Atalanta 0 (0)
2007–2008 Caravaggese (loan) 29 (2)
2009–2010 Caravaggese[1] 26 (6)
2010–2012 Palazzolo 51 (33)
2012–2013 ScanzoPedrengo 34+2 (25)
2013–2016 Grumellese 88 (47)
2016– Giana Erminio 30 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Gullit Asante Okyere (born May 23, 1988) is a footballer who plays as a forward for Giana Erminio.

Early life[edit]

Okyere was born in Santa Maria Capua Vetere, Italy as son of Ghanaian immigrants who later moved to Palazzolo sull'Oglio.


He began his career at Atalanta youth team [2] In mid-2007, he joined Caravaggese of Serie C2.[3] He returned to Atalanta in the 2008–09 season, playing with the Primavera under-19 team.[4]

In summer 2009 he left the team for Caravaggese.[5]

In summer 2010 he joined Eccellenza amateurs Palazzolo on a free transfer.[6]

After two years, he joined the squad of ScanzoPedrengo, in Eccellenza; he played all the 34 games of the season scoring also 25 goals; the team finished the championship in the second position.

Later, he played with Grumellese in Eccellenza, scoring 12 goals in 25 matches in the 2013-2014 season.

In July 2016 joins Giana Erminio team in Italian Lega Pro signing a single year contract.


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  2. ^ "Piacere Gullit, da Caserta" (in Italian). La Gazzetta dello Sport. 2007-02-16. Retrieved 2009-08-22. 
  3. ^ spezia calcio e ...altre
  4. ^ "L'Atalanta Primavera torna al successo Segnano Gullit e Girasole: Mantova ko" (in Italian). L'Eco di Bergamo. 2009-03-14. Retrieved 2009-10-11. 
  5. ^ Tutte le Decisioni del Giudice Sportivo Archived July 13, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  6. ^ "Mercato, i movimenti in Eccellenza" (in Italian). Bergamo e Sport. Retrieved 25 January 2012. 

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