Paul Addo

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Paul Addo
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Paul Addo (right) in a match against Sogndal
Personal information
Full name Paul Yaw Addo
Date of birth (1990-06-14) 14 June 1990 (age 28)
Place of birth Accra, Ghana
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
Bryne
Number 3
Youth career

Adelaide

Fair Point
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 Fair Point
2008 Bechem Chelsea
2009–2012 Løv-Ham 52 (0)
2011 Odd Grenland (loan) 21 (1)
2012–2013 Odd 11 (0)
2013 Strømmen (loan) 28 (0)
2014– Bryne 49 (0)
National team
2007 Ghana U-17 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 May 2016

Paul Yaw Addo (born 14 June 1990) is a Ghanaian footballer who plays as a defender for Norwegian side Bryne.

Career[edit]

Addo was born in Accra and began his career with Fair Point[1] and signed on 11 June 2008 for Bechem Chelsea.[2] He joined in February 2009 for a trial to the Norwegian club Løv-Ham and signed a contract.[3]

Addo played his debut for Løv-Ham on 5 April 2009 against Moss. He trained with Brann and played a testimonial match for the club on 21 November 2009.[4]

Addo joined Odd Grenland on loan in 2011, before he joined the club on a permanent contract the next year. Addo was a regular in Odd's defence until Emil Jonassen became the preferred left back. In the 2013 season he joined Strømmen on loan.[5] After the season, he transferred to Bryne.[6]

International career[edit]

He represented the Ghana U-17 in 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Korea Republic[7] as captain.[8]

Career statistics[edit]

Season Club Division League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2009 Løv-Ham Adeccoligaen 27 0 2 0 29 0
2010 25 0 4 0 29 0
2011 Odd Tippeligaen 21 1 4 0 25 1
2012 11 0 1 0 12 0
2013 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 Strømmen Adeccoligaen 28 0 2 0 30 0
2014 Bryne 1. Divisjon 17 0 2 0 19 0
2015 OBOS-ligaen 27 0 2 0 29 0
2016 5 0 1 0 6 0
Career Total 161 1 18 0 179 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ FIFA.com - Addo: I'm enjoying the game
  2. ^ Registered Players - GhanaFA.com
  3. ^ Tester spiss fra Elfenbeinskysten
  4. ^ Nesten festbrems
  5. ^ Simensen, Henrik Myhrvold (5 April 2013). "Odd-spiller på vei til Strømmen". fotballsonen.no (in Norwegian). Archived from the original on 25 February 2014. Retrieved 6 October 2013. 
  6. ^ Nærland, Egil Ø. "Bryne tetter igjen" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 7 February 2014. 
  7. ^ FIFA.com - FIFA Spielerstatistik Paul Addo
  8. ^ 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup: Ghana beat Peru in Quarter finals