Liberty Professionals F.C.

Liberty Professionals Football Club is a Ghanaian professional football club based in Dansoman, Accra.

Liberty Professionals FC
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Full nameLiberty Professionals Football Club
Founded1996
GroundDansoman Park
Dansoman, Accra, Ghana
Capacity2,000
LeagueGhana Premier League
Current season

HistoryEdit

Liberty Professionals, was founded in 1996 by Accra-based businessmen Felix Ansong and Alhaji Sly Tetteh. The club was one of the earliest in Ghana to adopt a professional approach to the management of a football club. The club started their first season in the Poly Tank Division One League, but were promoted to the Ghana Telecom Premier League within their second season. Since then the club has consistently maintained respectable league match performances. The team has an estimated net worth of $19 million.[citation needed]

Performance in CAF competitionsEdit

2009 – Third
 
Liberty Professionals FC old logo.

StadiumEdit

Their home stadium is Carl Reindorf Park which can seat up to 2,000 people. [1]

Current squadEdit

as of 27 June 2013[2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
2 MF   GHA Richmond Neizer
3 DF   GHA Kusi Attah
4 DF   GHA Daniel Gyamfi
5 MF   GHA Daniel Kordie
6 MF   GHA Daniel Edusei
7 MF   GHA Christopher Nkansah
8 DF   GHA Emmanuel Pappoe
9 FW   GHA Safiu Abdul Fatawu
10 MF   GHA Ernest Addo
11 FW   GHA Mohammed Nuru Dini
12 GK   GHA Yaw Berko
13 DF   GHA Twasam Ofotsu
14 MF   GHA James Disserrama
15 DF   GHA David Addo
16 GK   GHA James Akwasi Achampong
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 DF   GHA Alfred Azumah Nelson
19 MF   GHA Prince Gyemah
20 FW   GHA Kwame Boahene
21 MF   GHA Zuberu Fuseini
22 GK   GHA Razak Issah
23 MF   GHA James Kotey
24 FW   GHA Richard Osei Bonsu
25 DF   GHA Nana Tuffour Frimpong
26 MF   GHA Shiek Tuaha
27 MF   GHA Augustine Okrah (on loan from Asante Kotoko)
28 MF   GHA Ernest Baffoe
29 FW   GHA Michael Appiah
31 MF   GHA Kennedy Ashia
32 FW   GHA Reginald Asante
33 FW   GHA Mutawakilu Fuseini

AcademyEdit

Liberty Professionals have three youth academies in Kenya, Togo and Ghana. Michael Essien played for the Ghana Academy for the 1998-99 season.

Health issuesEdit

Their game against Bechem United was postponed due to COVID-19.[3]

ManagersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ghanafa.org
  2. ^ Special Report – Scorers and Player Information – GLO Premier League in Ghana (Part Four)
  3. ^ "Coronavirus knocks out another Ghana Premier League match, Liberty-Bechem game postponed". www.ghanaweb.com. 2020-11-15. Retrieved 2020-11-15.

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