Ohene Kennedy

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Ohene Kennedy
Personal information
Full name Ohene Kennedy
Date of birth (1973-04-28) 28 April 1973 (age 45)
Place of birth Accra, Ghana
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1993 Mysterious DwarfsDwarfs
1993–1997 Al-Nassr
1997–2002 MKE Ankaragücü 106 (38)
2002–2003 Adanaspor 0 (0)
2003–2004 Dhanmondi Club
National team
1994–2000 Ghana 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Ohene Kennedy (born 28 April 1973) is a retired Ghanaian football striker.

He was part of the Ghanaian 2000 African Nations Cup team, who exited in the quarter-finals after losing to South Africa. He was also a member of the Ghanaian squad at the 1996 Summer Olympics.

Kennedy's golden days were with Al-Nassr team in Saudi Arabia he played and scored many goals. He began his professional career at the Mysterious Dwarfs club of Ghana in the 1992-93 season, aged 19.

He joined al-nassr 1993 and soon became one of the team's most valuable players and top scorers. In total he scored 74 goals for Al-nassr and won the Saudi league twice; 1994 and 1995, he also was the league's top scorer in 1996 with 14 goals. He had 4 hat tricks during this period.

He now lives in Croydon working for the parcel company DPD

Career statistics[edit]

International[edit]

Ghana national team
Year Apps Goals
1994 2 0
1994 1 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 2 0
1999 1 0
2000 1 0
Total 7 0

Statistics accurate as of match played 6 February 2000[1]

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Al-Nassr[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ohene Kennedy". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 26 March 2018. 

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