Joseph Afful

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Joey Afful
Personal information
Full name Joseph Afful
Date of birth (1979-07-30) 30 July 1979 (age 37)
Place of birth Accra, Ghana
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Brooklyn Knights
Youth career
2000–2002 St. Francis College
2003 Adelphi University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2006 Atlanta Silverbacks 69 (0)
2007– Brooklyn Knights 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Joseph Afful (born July 30, 1979 in Accra, Ghana) is a soccer player, who plays for the Brooklyn Knights of the USL Premier Development League.


Afful came to the United States to play college soccer, first with St. Francis College where he was a three time All-Northeast Conference player from 2000 to 2003, and then an Atlantic Soccer Conference player in 2003 with Adelphi University.[1] After college, Afful went on to play with the Atlanta Silverbacks after being released from the New England Revolution[2] prior to joining the Knights in 2007.


Afful has recently received an MBA degree from Adelphi University.