Medeama Sporting Club is a Ghanaian association football club based in Tarkwa, Western Region. It was formerly known as Kessben F.C. before changing its name to Medeama Sporting Club in January 2011.[1]

Medeama SC
Full nameMedeama Sporting Club
Nickname(s)Mauve and Yellow
FoundedApril 18, 2002; 22 years ago (April 18, 2002)
GroundTNA Park
Tarkwa, Western Region, Ghana
OwnerMoses Armah
ChairmanAnthony Aubynn
ManagerIgnatius Osei-Fosu
LeagueGhanaian Premier League
2022–231st of 18
WebsiteClub website
Current season

History edit

Medeama Football Club was established 2008 as a Ghana Division Three League club.[2] In 2010, the club failed in its initial attempt to qualify to the Ghana Premier League.[2] This led to the purchasing of the defunct Kessben FC the same year.[2] The licensing of the club was fully completed in December 2010 and club was renamed to Medeama Sporting Club in January 2011.[3] The base of the Kessben club was moved from Abrankese in Ashanti Region of Ghana to Tarkwa in the Western Region of Ghana.[3]

Grounds edit

Medeama SC play their home matches at Akoon Park located in Tarkwa, Ghana. The stadium holds 10,000 people.[4][5][6]

Roster edit

As of 10 October 2022.[7][8]

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 DF   GHA Nurudeen Abdulai
3 MF   GHA Agyei Boakye
4 DF   GHA Kwadwo Amoako
5 MF   GHA Prosper Boakye Owusu
6 MF   GHA Ernest Mwankurinah
8 MF   GHA Manuel Mantey
10 FW   GHA Derrick Fordjour
11 FW   GHA Darlington Gyanfosu
12 GK   GHA Appiah Kubi
13 MF   GHA Donald Gbedemah
14 DF   GHA Hamidu Abdul Fatawu
16 GK   GHA Clyde Agyeman
18 FW   GHA Theophilus Anoba
No. Pos. Nation Player
19 DF   GHA Baba Abdulai Musah
20 FW   GHA Joseph Tetteh Zutah
21 DF   GHA Vincent Atingah
22 GK   GHA Kamil Anaba
24 DF   GHA Kofi Asmah
25 FW   GHA Joshua Agyemang
27 MF   GHA Kwasi Donsu
29 MF   GHA Kwasi Donsu
30 DF   GHA Ibrahim Yaro
38 GK   GHA Felix Kyei
40 MF   GHA Charles Agyemang
41 FW   GHA Jonathan Sowah


Captains edit

Management staff edit


  •   Moses Armah

Board Chairman

  •   Dr Anthony Aubynn

Chief executive

Club Solicitor

  •   Emmanuel Larbi Amoah

Communication Director

  •   Patrick Akoto

Managerial history edit

Supporting staff edit

  •   Hamza Obeng (Assistant coach)
  •   Eric Amponsah (Goalkeepers coach)
  •   Joachim Yaw (Assistant coach)[19]

References edit

  1. ^ Kessben FC re-named Medeama Sporting Club
  2. ^ a b c "About Us – Medeama". Medeama sc. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  3. ^ a b Kessben FC re-named Medeama Sporting Club Archived 2011-07-11 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ Asare, Nana (2020-10-27). "UPDATE || Medeama SC's TNA Park to be ready in 2022". Football Made In Ghana. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  5. ^ "Goldfields Ghana to spend GH¢65M on new TNA park". GhanaWeb. 2020-09-10. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  6. ^ "Media releases | INVESTORS AND MEDIA | Gold Fields". Goldfield. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  7. ^ Medeama SC Archived 2012-03-21 at the Wayback Machine
  8. ^ "The ultimate 18-team Ghana Premier League season guide 2020/21 -". MyJoyOnline. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  9. ^ "Football: Medeama - squad". FlashScore.
  10. ^ "Skipper Muntari Tagoe says Medeama not distracted by off-field uncertainty". GhanaSoccernet. 2016-04-29. Retrieved 2021-06-16.
  11. ^ "Medeama captain Joseph Tetteh Zutah signs fresh contract". GhanaSoccernet. 2020-03-15. Retrieved 2021-04-03.
  12. ^ "OFFICIAL: Medeama appoint University graduate Joseph Tetteh Zutah as new captain". GhanaSoccernet. 2017-02-10. Retrieved 2021-04-03.
  13. ^ "Medeama SC CEO James Essilfie stands against 2019/2020 Ghana Premier League annulment". GhanaSoccernet. 2020-05-04. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  14. ^ "Former Berekum Chelsea Coach Hans Van Der Pluijm joins Medeama SC |". Goal. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  15. ^ "I'm not leaving Medeama - Tom Strand". Footy-GHANA. 2016-03-30. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  16. ^ "GHPL: Karela appoint Evans Adotey as new head coach". Citi Sports Online. 2020-04-14. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  17. ^ "Medeama announce departure of long-serving Coach Evans Adotey". GhanaWeb. 2017-11-08. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  18. ^ "Medeama Coach Boadu confident of league title win despite point deduction". 2020-03-19. Retrieved 2020-07-07.
  19. ^ a b "OFFICIAL: Medeama appoint Yaw Preko as head coach, Yaw Acheampong is assistant". GhanaSoccernet. 2021-03-03. Retrieved 2021-04-01.
  20. ^ "Confirmed: Medeama part ways with Yaw Preko". Modern Ghana. Retrieved 2021-08-21.
  21. ^ "OFFICIAL: Medeama sign Ignatius Osei-Fosu as new head coach until 2024". GhanaSoccernet. 2021-08-20. Retrieved 2021-08-21.
  22. ^ "Charles Anokye named as new Medeama assistant coach". GhanaSoccernet. 2021-08-20. Retrieved 2021-08-21.

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