Fred Benson

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Fred Benson
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Personal information
Full name Fredua Buadee Benson Erchiah
Date of birth (1984-04-10) April 10, 1984 (age 31)
Place of birth Accra, Ghana
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Rapid București
Number 9
Youth career
FC Amstelland
A.V.V. Zeeburgia
AFC Ajax
Vitesse
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2007 Vitesse 62 (14)
2007–2011 RKC Waalwijk 114 (45)
2010 Shandong Luneng (loan) 7 (2)
2011–2012 Lechia Gdańsk 11 (1)
2012–2014 PEC Zwolle 61 (15)
2014 Sheriff Tiraspol 6 (1)
2015 Rapid București 13 (0)
National team
2006 Netherlands U21 1 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 May 2015 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

Fredua Buadee Benson Erchiah (born April 10, 1984 in Accra[1]) is a Dutch-Ghanaian footballer who most recently played as a striker for Rapid București.

Career[edit]

Club[edit]

In January 2005 was promoted to the Eredivisie team from Vitesse Arnhem. Benson played in two years 62 games, who scores 14 goals before transferred to RKC Waalwijk in July 2007.[2]

On 11 February 2010, it was announced that Benson had joined Shandong Luneng on a five-month-long loan deal.[3][4]

In July 2011, he joined Lechia Gdańsk on two-year contract.[5]

On 22 January 2015 he signed a six month contract with Rapid București.

International[edit]

In 2006, he was part of the Netherlands squad that won the UEFA U-21 Championship 2006 in Portugal.[6]

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

RKC Waalwijk

PEC Zwolle

References[edit]

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