Godfred Donsah

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Godfred Donsah
Personal information
Full name Godfred Donsah
Date of birth (1996-06-07) 7 June 1996 (age 21)
Place of birth Accra, Ghana
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 77
Youth career
DC United Agogo
2012–2013 Palermo
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2014 Verona 1 (0)
2014–2015 Cagliari 21 (2)
2015– Bologna 38 (3)
National team
2015– Ghana U20 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 September 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 05:45, 1 February 2016 (UTC)

Godfred Donsah (born 7 June 1996) is a Ghanaian professional footballer who plays for Bologna as a midfielder.

Club career[edit]

Born in Accra, Donsah made his senior debuts with local DC United Agogo before signing a contract with Palermo.[1] Before signing with Palermo, he had trials at A.S. Roma, but nothing came of it.[2] He joined Verona in summer 2013.

Donsah made his first team – and Serie A – debut on 19 April 2014, coming on as a substitute in a 2–1 win at Atalanta.[3]

On 17 July 2014 he joined Cagliari[4] for a fee of €2.16 million.[5]

On 24 August 2015 Bologna announced the signing of Donsah on loan with a conditional obligation to buy if Donsah made his debut,[5][6] for a total fee of €7 million (€2.5M+€4.5M).[7] Donsah signed a 4-year contract.[7] Donsah made his debut on 29 August, a match losing to Sassuolo 0–1.[8]


  1. ^ Godfred Donsah to sign for Palermo; Ark FM, 25 January 2012[dead link]
  2. ^ Ghanaian youth defender Godfred Donsah interacts with Hellas Verona fans; Ghana Soccernet, 2 May 2014
  3. ^ "Atalanta 1–2 Verona". Football Italia. 19 April 2014. Retrieved 11 January 2017. 
  4. ^ "Ufficiale: Godfred Donsah al Cagliari" (in Italian). Hellas Verona F.C. 17 July 2014. Retrieved 11 January 2017. 
  5. ^ a b Cagliari Calcio S.p.A. bilancio (financial report and accounts) on 30 June 2015, PDF purchased from CCIAA (blog that contain id and password to download a copy) (in Italian)
  6. ^ "Donsah al Bologna" (in Italian). Bologna F.C. 1909. 24 August 2015 [from 2016 updated website]. Retrieved 11 January 2017. 
  7. ^ a b Bologna F.C. 1909 S.p.A.(financial report and accounts) on 30 June 2016, PDF purchased from CCIAA (blog that contain id and password to download a copy) (in Italian)
  8. ^ ESPN match report

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