Sadick Adams

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Sadick Adams
Personal information
Full name Sadick Adams
Date of birth (1990-01-01) 1 January 1990 (age 24)[1]
Place of birth Tamale, Northern Region, Ghana[1]
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current club Al-Nahda
Number 99
Youth career
Ashanti Gold
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007 Ashanti Gold
2008–2009 Atlético Madrid B 22 (9)
2009–2010 FK Vojvodina 3 (0)
2010–2011 Étoile Sportive du Sahel 3 (0)
2011–2012 Al-Ansar 6 (0)
2012–2013 Berekum Chelsea 1 (0)
2013– Al-Nahda 0 (0)
National team
2007 Ghana U17 6 (4)
2011 Ghana U23
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 July 2012.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 July 2012

Sadick Adams (born 1 January 1990 in Tamale, Ghana) is a Ghanaian professional footballer who currently plays as a striker for Al-Nahda in the Saudi Professional League.

Adams was recognised by World Soccer magazine as one of the 50 Most Exciting Teenagers on the Planet in their November 2007 issue.

Club career[edit]

Atlético Madrid[edit]

Atlético Madrid signed a pre-contract with Adams in November 2007, and allowed him to train with the reserve, as FIFA stated that no international transfer is allowed for player under-18.[2]

FK Vojvodina[edit]

On 3 December 2009, it was announced that Adams would join Vojvodina[3] and later on signed, 6 December 2009, a four and a half-year long contract.[4] He played half a season with Serbian SuperLiga club FK Vojvodina, having played only 9 league matches.

Étoile Sportive du Sahel[edit]

On 16 May 2010, Adams returned to Africa[5] and he signed a three-year contract with Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle 1 club Étoile Sportive du Sahel.[6]

Al-Ansar[edit]

In January 2012, Adams signed with Saudi Professional League club Al-Ansar for the 2011–12 Saudi Professional League.

Berekum Chelsea[edit]

In October 2012, Adams signed a contract with Glo Premier League club Berekum Chelsea for the 2012–13 Glo Premier League.[7] On 24 October 2012, Adams made his debut with Berekum Chelsea in a 1–0 defeat to Medeama SC in the Glo Premier League.[8]

Saham[edit]

In the summer of 2013, Sadick Adams joined Saham of Oman.

International career[edit]

2007 U-17 World Cup[edit]

He scored 4 goals in 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup for the Ghana U17 team, including a goal in their 1–2 semi-final loss to Spain.[9]

Ghana national under-23 team[edit]

During 2011, he was part of the Ghana national under-23 football team in the 2011 CAF U-23 Championship which was a qualifying tournament for the 2012 London Olympics.[10]

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