Ernest Asante

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Ernest Asante
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Ernest Asante play against Mjøndalen IF, May 2012.
Personal information
Full name Ernest Asante
Date of birth (1988-11-06) 6 November 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth Sunyani, Ghana
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Playing position Right winger
Club information
Current team
FC Nordsjælland
Number 12
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2009 Feyenoord Academy ? (?)
2009–2010 Beveren 26 (3)
2011–2015 Start 109 (25)
2015–2016 Stabæk 50 (12)
2016– FC Nordsjælland 16 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 December 2016.

Ernest Asante (born 6 November 1988) is a Ghanaian footballer who currently plays for FC Nordsjælland[1] in Denmark. He is primarily a winger, but he can also be used as a striker.[2] He is well known for his high pace.

Club career[edit]

Start[edit]

23 January 2011, Asante signed a 3-year contract with IK Start after impressing on trial.[3] 3 April 2011, he made his debut for Start in a 5-1 win against Strømsgodset, where he came on as a substitute in the 60th minute and set up a goal.

Stabæk[edit]

On 7 March 2015, Asante signed a 3-year contract with Stabæk Fotball.[4]

Career statistics[edit]

Season Club Division League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2011 Start Tippeligaen 23 0 4 1 27 1
2012 Adeccoligaen 29 11 4 1 33 12
2013 Tippeligaen 28 6 4 0 32 6
2014 29 8 4 0 33 8
2015 Stabæk 30 10 6 2 36 12
2016 20 2 4 0 24 2
2016–17 F.C. Nordsjælland Superliga 16 3 0 0 16 3
Career Total 175 40 26 4 201 44

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FCN henter offensiv ghaneser". bold.dk. Retrieved 2016-08-18. 
  2. ^ "- Asante kan brukes som spiss (Norwegian)". sornett.no. 25 January 2011. Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 2011-02-08. 
  3. ^ "Asante blir Start-spiller (Norwegian)". ikstart.no. 23 January 2011. Archived from the original on 30 January 2011. Retrieved 2011-02-08. 
  4. ^ "Asante klar for Stabæk". http://www.stabak.no/ (in Norwegian). Stabæk Fotball. 7 March 2015. Retrieved 8 March 2015.  External link in |website= (help)