|Full name||Mohammed Rabiu Al-Hassan|
|Date of birth||31 December 1989|
|Place of birth||Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana|
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive midfielder|
|FC Anzhi Makhachkala|
|2009–2010||→ Sampdoria (loan)|
|2010||→ Udinese (loan)|
|2008||→ Gimnàstic (loan)||2||(0)|
|2008–2009||→ Xerez (loan)||1||(0)|
|2010–2011||→ Evian (loan)||10||(0)|
|2016–||FC Anzhi Makhachkala|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 April 2016.
Mohammed Rabiu Al-Hassan (Arabic: محمد رابيو الحسن; born 31 December 1989), simply known as Mohammed Rabiu (/ / moh-HAM-əd rab-BEE-ew), is a Ghanaian professional footballer who currently plays for FC Anzhi Makhachkala and the Ghanaian national team.
Rabiu signed by Gimnàstic on 31 January 2008 from Liberty, at age 18, the minimum age for international transfer. He played his first game on 18 May 2008 against Sevilla Atlético, but left after 6 months and moved to Xerez CD. There, he played his first game on 11 November 2008 against CD Tenerife. On 7 August 2009. U.C. Sampdoria signed the Ghanaian midfielder on loan from Liberty Professionals FC, the powerful half-back will be part of Sampdoria's youth team. After a season, he joined Serie A outfit Udinese Calcio, as the club borrowed the registration quota from Sampdoria.
On 4 August 2010, he trained at Évian Thonon Gaillard for a possible loan, which was confirmed on late August. He made his debut at 17 October 2010, playing 10 games throughout the season On 28 June 2011, Évian achieved promotion to Ligue 1 in the 2010–11 season, and completed a five-year permanent deal for Rabiu, for a €1M fee.
Rabiu represented the Black Satellites on international level, he played with the team in the qualifications for the 2009 African Youth Championship in Rwanda. In 2008, he was called up to the Black Stars squad for the 2008 African Cup of Nations in Ghana.
|Rabiu – appearances for Ghana|
|Correct as of 2 February 2013|
Titles and honours
- "2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil: List of Players" (PDF). FIFA. 11 June 2014. p. 17. Retrieved 11 June 2014.
- LFP Transfer List (web archive)
- "Comunicado oficial" (in Spanish). xerezcd.com. 28 August 2008. Retrieved 10 July 2009.
- Sampdoria Snap Up Ghanaian Starlet Mohammed Rabiu On Loan – Report
- "Mohammed Rabiu à l'essai". Évian Thonon Gaillard FC (in French). 4 August 2010. Retrieved 17 August 2010.
- "ITALY/ OFFICIAL, Udinese loan Rabiu". transfermarketweb.com. 21 August 2010.
- "Rabiu Mohammed debuts for Evian TG". ghanasoccernet.com. 17 October 2010.
- "Rabiu Mohammed seals permanent Evian deal". MTN Football. 28 June 2011. Retrieved 1 July 2011.
- "Russian club Kuban Krasnodar unveil Mohammed Rabiu". modernghana.com. 22 August 2013.
- "Ghanaian Mohammed Rabiu to join Russian side Krasnodar". bbc.com. 20 August 2013.
- Мохаммед Рабиу подписал контракт с «Анжи» (in Russian). FC Anzhi Makhachkala. 16 August 2016.
- Rabiu in Black Satellites squad
- Ghana – African Youth Championship squads
- Ghana – The Black Stars
- "Rabiu, Mohammed". National Football Teams. Retrieved 19 January 2013.
- Mohammed Rabiu profile at Soccerway