John Nyamekye

John Nyamekye (born 7 July 1994) is a Ghanaian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Ghanaian Premier League side Elmina Sharks. He previously playing for Dormaa-based team Aduana Stars and Bechem United.[1][2][3]


Bechem UnitedEdit

Nyamekye started his career with Bechem United in 2015. He played there till 2019, when he secured a move to Aduana Stars.[2][3][4]

Aduana StarsEdit

Nyamekye joined Aduana Stars in January 2020 during the 2019–20 Ghana Premier League season. He made his debut on 19 February 2020, playing the full 90 minutes in goalless draw against Ashanti Gold.[5][6] He did not make any extra appearance after that as the league was cancelled as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic in June 2020.[2] In November 2020, he was named in the club's squad list for the 2020–21 season as the league was set to restart in November 2020,[1] However, in March 2021 after featuring in 2 league matches he left the club during the second transfer period to join Elmina Sharks.[2]

Elmina SharksEdit

In March 2021, Nyamekye joined Elmina Sharks during the second round of the transfer period after starting the season with Aduana Stars.[7][2] He made his debut on 4 April 2021, coming on in the 62nd minute for Augustine Owusu in a 1–0 victory over rivals Cape Coast Ebusua Dwarfs.[8]


  1. ^ a b Benaiah Elorm and Al-Smith Gary (13 November 2020). "The ultimate 18-team Ghana Premier League season guide 2020/21 -". Retrieved 17 April 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ a b c d e "John Nyamekye - Soccer player profile & career statistics - Global Sports Archive". Retrieved 10 May 2021.
  3. ^ a b "John Nyamekye". Retrieved 10 May 2021.
  4. ^ "Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Man-of-the-Match winners". Modern Ghana. Retrieved 10 May 2021.
  5. ^ "Match Report of Aduana Stars FC vs Ashanti Gold SC - 2020-03-08 - Ghana Premier League - Global Sports Archive". Retrieved 10 May 2021.
  6. ^ "2019/20 GPL: Fabin's Aduana home debut ends in draw with AshGold". 8 March 2020. Retrieved 10 May 2021.
  7. ^ Tetteh, Stephen (19 March 2021). "Ex Ashanti Gold forward Benjamin Eshun, four others join Elmina Sharks as transfer window shuts". Ghana Sports Page. Retrieved 10 May 2021.
  8. ^ "Match Report of Elmina Sharks FC vs Cape Coast Ebusua Dwarfs - 2021-04-04 - Ghana Premier League - Global Sports Archive". Retrieved 10 May 2021.

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