Players Abroad

Youngster Kwasi Awuah Joins Israeli Giants Maccabi Netanya


Israeli Giants Maccabi Netanya has snapped young Ghanaian prodigy Kwasi Awuah on a one year deal.

The former Club Royal Golden Academy youngster sealed the deal this week after impressing the coaches of the team who wasted no time to acquire his signature for the new season which has already started.

Awuah, a household name in Dormaa Ahenkro where the team is based went on trials at Cape Town City FC early this year and though he made the grade, opted for Maccabi Netanya following an offer he received that both he and his agent Noam Shammah couldn’t refuse.

Though no monetary aspects of the deal were not made available, sources close to the player has it that both parties are happy with the offer, hence the decision to append his signature to the Club’s documents.

The deal, though is for one year is likely to be extended.

The 18-year-old forward was part of Paa Kwasi Fabian’s Starlets team in 2016 but fell out due to injury.

He also played for Mozambican premier league side, Liga Desportiva U19 in 2017/18.

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Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority,,, and, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook ( He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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