Appiah at training
|Full name||Kwabena Appiah-Kubi|
|Date of birth||19 May 1992|
|Place of birth||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Central Coast Mariners|
|2011–2012||Central Coast Mariners|
|2012–2015||Western Sydney Wanderers||25||(0)|
|2015||Wellington Phoenix Reserves||2||(0)|
|2016–||Central Coast Mariners||20||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 April 2017.
Born in Auckland of Ghanaian parents, Appiah arrived in Sydney, Australia, as a six-year-old. He started playing football in the Granville Association, and came of age in the Western Sydney region at Parramatta City, Granville Rage and Spirit FC. He lived in Parramatta, and was educated at Parramatta Marist Brothers.
Central Coast Mariners
Western Sydney Wanderers
On 25 June 2012, Appiah joined Western Sydney Wanderers as one of the club's first three signed players. On 6 October he made his A-League debut against his former youth club, Central Coast Mariners, in the Wanderers' first ever competitive match.
Appiah won the A-League Minor Premiership and the Asian Champions League at his time at the club along with winning the VISY Wanderers Asian Champions League player of the year award.
On 31 January 2015, Appiah left Western Sydney Wanderers, with the players contract terminated by mutual consent.
Return to Central Coast Mariners
At the end of his contract, Appiah was released by the Phoenix, and subsequently returned to Central Coast Mariners on trial. After a successful trial, Central Coast Mariners signed him on a one-year deal. Appiah scored his first ever A-League goal against Adelaide United on the 5th of February, lobbing the opposition goalkeeper. On 29 May 2017, Appiah signed a one-year contract extension with Central Coast Mariners.
A-League career statistics
- As of 8 October 2016
|Western Sydney Wanderers||2012–13||12||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||13||0|
|Central Coast Mariners||2016–17||1||2||0||0||1||0||0||0||2||2|
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