Edwin Gyimah

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Edwin Gyimah
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Personal information
Date of birth (1991-03-09) 9 March 1991 (age 26)
Place of birth Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana
Playing position Defender / Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Helsingborgs IF
Number 33
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2010 Sekondi Hasaacas
2010–2011 All Stars
2011–2015 SuperSport United 53 (1)
2014–2015 Mpumalanga Black Aces (loan) 23 (1)
2015–2017 Orlando Pirates 30 (0)
2017– Helsingborgs IF 2 (1)
National team
2012– Ghana 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 April 2017 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18:30, 18 February 2017 (UTC)

Edwin Gyimah (born 9 March 1991) is a Ghanaian professional footballer who plays as a defender and midfielder for the Ghana national football team and Helsingborgs IF.[1]

Career[edit]

Club[edit]

Gyimah was born in Sekondi-Takoradi.[2] Before joining SuperSport United in 2011, Gyimah played for All Stars and Sekondi Hasaacas in his home country.[3] Gyimah left SuperSport in 2015 after 1 goal in 53 games, a spell that also included a loan to Mpumalanga Black Aces.[1] After leaving SuperSport, he joined Orlando Pirates.[1] Two years and 30 appearances followed before Gyimah left the club by mutual consent on 16 February 2017.[4]

International[edit]

He made his international debut for Ghana in 2012.[5]

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of 18 February 2017.[1]
Club statistics
Club Season League Cup[a] League Cup[b] Continental[c] Other[d] Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Orlando Pirates 2015–16 South African Premier Division 20 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 0
2016–17 10 0 0 0 3 0 1[e] 0 14 0
Total 30 0 4 0 3 0 1 0 38 0
Career total 30 0 4 0 3 0 1 0 38 0
  1. ^ Includes the Nedbank Cup.
  2. ^ Includes the Telkom Knockout.
  3. ^ Includes the CAF Confederation Cup.
  4. ^ Includes the MTN 8.
  5. ^ One appearance in the 2016 MTN 8

International[edit]

As of 18 February 2017.[5]
National team Year Apps Goals
Ghana
2012 1 0
2013 0 0
2014 4 0
2015 1 0
2016 2 0
2017 0 0
Total 8 0

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

SuperSport United

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Edwin Gyimah at Soccerway. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  2. ^ Kickoff PSL Yearbook 2012/2013, p. 43
  3. ^ http://westafricanfootball.com/2011/07/14/wa-all-stars-fc-%E2%80%93-2010-2011-season-review/
  4. ^ "Pirates part ways with Gyimah". Orlando Pirates. 16 February 2017. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  5. ^ a b Edwin Gyimah at National-Football-Teams.com
  6. ^ "Telkom Knockout (League Cup)". Soccerway. 19 February 2017. Retrieved 19 February 2017.