Marcus N'Ze

Marcus N'Ze Kouassi (born 7 April 1987) is an Italian footballer of Ghanaian origin who plays for Serie D club Ambrosiana.

Marcus N'Ze
Personal information
Full name Marcus N'Ze Kouassi
Date of birth (1986-04-07) 7 April 1986 (age 34)
Place of birth Sekondi, Ghana
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position(s) Right Defender
Club information
Current team
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 ChievoVerona 0 (0)
2005–2007Canavese (loan) 58 (2)
2007–2008 Sansovino 5 (0)
2008–2010 Domegliara 56 (3)
2010–2019 Virtus Verona 165 (7)
2019– Ambrosiana 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 May 2019


Born in Sekondi, Ghana, N'Ze moved to Italy at young age. He started his career at Verona for Chievo.[1] He graduated from youth team in 2005 and left for Serie D club Canavese, which he spent 2 seasons.[2]

In July 2007, he left for Sansovino in co-ownership deal along with Leonardo Moracci, Xhulian Rrudho.[3] Antonino Saviano, Luca Spinetti and Maycol Andriani. In June 2008, Chievo bought back N'Ze by winning an auction between the two clubs.[4] but after few weeks left Verona to sign for Serie D club Domegliara. In 2009–10 season, he played 33 times and scored 1 goal.

In 2010–11 Serie D he left for Virtus Verona.

After Allegrini's retirement, he became the new captain of Virtus Verona at the start of 2018–19 season.[5]

For the 2019–20 season, he joined Ambrosiana in Serie D.[6]

Personal lifeEdit

His brother Desmond N'Ze is also a professional footballer.



  1. ^ "Roma, dieci gol a Grosseto sotto la guida di De Martino". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). 16 January 2005. Retrieved 31 October 2010.
  3. ^ "UFFICIALE: sette acquisti per la Sansovino, c'è anche Rrudho". Tutto Mercato Web (in Italian). 8 July 2007. Retrieved 31 October 2010.
  4. ^ "no title (Result of Auction 2008)" (PDF). Lega Calcio (in Italian). 26 June 2008. Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 November 2008. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  5. ^ "UFFICIALE: poker di conferme, ecco i "Ministri della difesa"". Virtus Verona. 27 June 2018.
  6. ^ "ROSA 2019 2020" (in Italian). Ambrosiana. Retrieved 19 September 2019.

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