Emmanuel Clottey

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Emmanuel Clottey
Personal information
Full name Emmanuel Atukwei Clottey
Date of birth (1987-08-30) 30 August 1987 (age 29)
Place of birth Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Asante Kotoko
Number 9
Youth career
Brazil Academy
Mighty Victory Sporting Club
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2009 Great Olympics (–)
2007 Wacker Innsbruck (loan) 5 (0)
2008 OB (loan) 0 (0)
2009 Eleven Wise (–)
2010 Tema Youth (–)
2010–2012 Berekum Chelsea (–)
2012–2015 Espérance de Tunis 6 (1)
2013–2014 Al Dhafra (loan) 12 (4)
2015– Asante Kotoko SC (–)
National team
2006 Ghana U-20
2007 Ghana U-23
2010– Ghana 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 January 2014

Emmanuel Atukwei Clottey (born 30 August 1987) is a Ghanaian professional footballer, who currently plays for Asante Kotoko and the Ghana national team.

Career[edit]

Clottey began his career with Brazil Academy and then later joined Mighty Victory Sporting Club, before signing with Great Olympics in 2004.[1]

In 2007, Clottey was top goalscorer of the Ghana Premier League and moved in January on a 6-month loan to Austrian Football Bundesliga club FC Wacker Innsbruck, his first club in Europe.[2] Clottey then joined OB on loan[3] and made his debut as a substitute against FC Amager in the Ekstra bladet cup. He later returned to Great Olympics in January 2009 then again signed a contract on 9 April 2009 with Eleven Wise.[4] In June 2010, Clottey joined Berekum Chelsea.

On 12 September 2012, after impressing in the 2012 CAF Champions League, Tunisian club Espérance de Tunis reached a deal with Berekum Chelsea to sign Clottey to a three-year contract, for an estimated transfer fee of $1.5 million.[5]

On 18 June 2013, Clottey agreed a one-year loan move to the UAE Arabian Gulf League team Al Dhafra from Espérance.[6] In January 2015, Clottey joined Asante Kotoko.

Career statistics[edit]

As of match played on 9 February 2013.[7]

International appearances[edit]

Honours/Achievements[edit]

Club[edit]

Individual[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Emmanuel Atukwei Clottey – Striker-30/08/1987 at scoutingtalents.com
  2. ^ Wackers trauriges Frühjahrszeugnis at sportnet.at
  3. ^ Odense Profile on ob.dk
  4. ^ Wise capture Quaye, Clottey at news.myjoyonline.com
  5. ^ "Esperance reach deal with Clottey". BBC. 12 September 2012. Retrieved 12 September 2012. 
  6. ^ "Emmanuel Clottey joins Al Dhafra on loan". Pro League Committee. 18 June 2013. Retrieved 18 June 2013. 
  7. ^ a b "Clottey, Emmanuel". National Football Teams. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 

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