Real Tamale United

Real Tamale United, often abbreviated as RTU, is a football club based in Tamale, Northern Region of Ghana. They are competing in the Ghana Division One League, after being relegated to the second tier in the 2013–14 Ghana Football Leagues#Division One League. Their home stadium is Tamale Stadium They moved there from the Kaladan Park after the 2008 African Cup of Nations.

Real Tamale United
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Full nameReal Tamale United
GroundTamale Stadium
LeagueGN Bank Division One League
2015–16GN Bank Division One League, 1st
Current season


The club was founded 1976 by the first chairman Alhaji Adam.H (Progress).[citation needed][1]


  • Ghana Telecom Gala: 1

Performance in CAF competitionsEdit

1992 – First Round
1996 – disqualified in First Round
1998 – First Round

Current squadEdit

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
GK   GHA Charles Kipo
GK   GHA Phillip Amoaku
DF   GHA Illiasu Shilla
DF   GHA Daniel Coleman
DF   GHA Karim Imoro
DF   GHA Abdul Salam Alhassan
DF   GHA Fatau Owen
DF   GHA Nuredeem Wemah
DF   GHA Hannah Giwah
DF   GHA Mohammed Fatau
MF   GHA Abdul Salam
MF   GHA Toufiq Alolo
MF   GHA Gilbert Ayikade
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   GHA Abdulai Gafaru
MF   GHA Peter Yakubu
MF   LBR Alhassan Weah
FW   GHA Alhassan Salam
FW   GHA Shilla Alhassan
FW   GHA Kwame Asare
FW   GHA Kwame Adjagba
FW   GHA Ganiu Yahaya
FW   GHA Patrick Monday Ogbole
FW   GHA Fatau Seidu
FW   GHA Akwasi Soale
FW   GHA Nasiru Ghani


  1. ^ Abagali, Caesar (16 June 2003). "Ghana: 25 yrs of Real Tamale United; The pride of the North". AllAfrica. Retrieved 2020-04-04.

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