Prince Polley

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Prince Polley
Personal information
Full name Prince Opoku Bismark Polley Sampene
Date of birth (1969-05-04) 4 May 1969 (age 48)
Place of birth Accra, Ghana
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1984–1988 Asante Kotoko 142 (22)
1988–1990 Sparta 30 (16)
1990–1991 Beerschot 28 (7)
1991–1992 Germinal Ekeren 20 (7)
1992–1994 Twente 54 (20)
1994–1995 Heerenveen 19 (2)
1995–1997 Excelsior 24 (4)
1997–1998 Heerjansdam
1998–1999 Aarau 9 (4)
Total 326 (82)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Prince Opoku Bismark Polley Sampene (born 4 May 1969), simply known as Prince Polley is a retired Ghanaian footballer.


He used to play for the Dutch club FC Twente.


Prince Polley also participated for Ghana in the 1992 and 1994 African Cup of Nations. Together with Abedi Pele and Anthony Yeboah, he comprised the Black Stars' forward line and scored a combined 2 goals in the 1992 and 1994 competitions. His goals included a crucial match winner against Nigeria in the semi finals of the 1992 cup, and an 87th minute match winner against Senegal in the group stages in the subsequent cup.

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