Legon Cities FC

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Legon Cities FC (formerly known as Wa All Stars FC) is a football club from Ghana currently based in Accra, Greater Accra. The club won the 2016 Ghanaian Premier League.[1]

Legon Cities
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Full nameLegon Cities Football Club
Nickname(s)The Royals
Founded2006; 15 years ago (2006)
GroundAccra Sports Stadium
Capacity40,000
ChairmanRichard K. Atikpo
ManagerBashir Hayford
LeagueGhana Premier League
Current season

HistoryEdit

The club was founded in January 2006 through investments by Kwesi Nyantakyi in Wa, Ghana. There had been a number of First Division Clubs in the region notably Freedom Stars, Veterans and Wa United. They are a member of the Ghana Premier League. The club used to play their home games at Wa Sports Stadium formerly played in the Golden City Park in Berekum but now plays their home games at the Accra Sports Stadium.

In December 2019, the club was sold and renamed to Legon Cities F.C.[2]

CoachesEdit

Former coachesEdit

HonoursEdit

Ghana Premier League

Current squadEdit

As of 12 March 2021

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   GHA Winfred Honu
2 MF   GHA Karim Jabilla
3 FW   GHA Asamoah Gyan
4 DF   GHA Suleman Mohammed
5 DF   GHA Michael Ampadu
6 DF   GHA Nicholas Mensah
7 DF   GHA Yusif Fadili
8 MF   GHA Abdul Nafiw Iddrisu
9 FW   GHA Raphael Ocloo
10 MF   GHA Jonah Attuquaye
11 FW   GHA Yakubu Mohammed
12 GK   GHA Fatau Dauda
13 GK   GHA Vincent Anane
14 MF   GHA Elvis Opoku
15 MF   GHA Benjamin Adjei
16 MF   GHA Mathew Anim Cudjoe
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 MF   GHA Francis Addo
18 FW   GHA Cephas Doku
19 DF   GHA Jonas Anaya
20 DF   GHA Nathaniel Akwa
21 MF   GHA Baba Mahama
22 MF   GHA David Cudjoe
23 MF   GHA Foster Ali Braimah
24 DF   GHA Romeo Oppong
25 MF   GHA Joseph Mireku
26 DF   GHA Vincent Adu Gyamfi
27 MF   GHA Nasiru Moro
28 DF   GHA Joseph Adjei
29 MF   GHA Nicholas Gyan
30 GK   GHA Sylvester Sackey
34 DF   GHA Justice Anane
39 FW   GHA Hans Kwofie

[3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2018-03-15. Retrieved 2018-03-14.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Wa All Stars renamed to Legon Cities FC ahead of 2019-20 Ghana Premier League | Goal.com". www.goal.com. Archived from the original on 2019-12-28. Retrieved 2019-12-29.
  3. ^ "Legon Cities FC - Soccer - Team Profile - Results, fixtures, squad, statistics - Global Sports Archive". globalsportsarchive.com. Retrieved 2021-03-13.
  4. ^ "The ultimate 18-team Ghana Premier League season guide 2020/21 - MyJoyOnline.com". www.myjoyonline.com. Retrieved 2021-03-13.

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