Browsing: Transfers

Ghana defender Daniel Opare has completed his move to French second-tier RC Lens after agreeing a six-month loan deal with the club. The former Real Madrid defender has struggled to enjoy playing time at Bundesliga side Augsburg since making a move in the summer of 2015. Opare was signed to replace Chelsea’s loanee Baba Rahman but failed to meet expectations of the German outfit. Opare joined Spanish giants Real Madrid 2008 after excelling at the world at the 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup in Korea. He was a member of the Ghana squad that played at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

Nigeria international and Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has joined Chinese Super League side Tianjin TEDA on a free transfer. The Nigerian has become the second Chelsea player to join the Chinese Super League this transfer window after Oscar, who joined Shanghai SIPG for a transfer fee reported to be around €60 million. The 29-year-old has made 372 appearances for Chelsea since joining in 2006 from Norwegian side FK Lyn, winning two English Premier League titles, four FA Cups, two League Cups, and two European titles in 2012 and 2013. Mikel said in a statement: “As you will know, I haven’t featured as much this…

Antonio Conte wants Chelsea to snap up Juventus wing-back Alex Sandro, according to reports in Italy. The former Italy Coach is topping the Premier League table with his Chelsea outfit and is after some reinforcements. Calciomercato.it claim Conte has set his sights on Brazilian Alex Sandro at his old club Juve. He turns 26 later this month and can play a multitude of roles down the left flank in defence, midfield or attack. Alex Sandro only joined Juventus from FC Porto in Augst 2015 for €26m and is under contract until 2020, so a deal does seem highly unlikely. However,…

Leicester City has officially confirm an agreement has been reached with KRC Genk for the permanent transfer of Wilfred Ndidi. The Nigerian international midfielder, 20, has agreed personal terms, undergone a medical and will sign a contract to June 2022 once a work permit has officially been granted. He will wear City’s no.25 shirt. The Foxes beat off considerable competition to secure Ndidi’s signature – the tall, combative central midfielder having won a host of admirers across Europe for his performances both in the Belgian Pro League and in the UEFA Europa League, where he helped Genk progress to this season’s…

Ghanaian defender Jonathan Mensah has completed his move to MLS side Columbus Crew from Anzhi Mackhachkala sportsworldghana.com can exclusively confirm. The Black Stars central defender joined the US based club on Tuesday January 3. Announcing the former U2o world Cup winner capture the MLS side said “We are pleased to announce the signing of central defender Jonathan Mensah as a Designated Player,” said Sporting Director and Head Coach Gregg Berhalter. “Jonathan is a physically dominant central defender who at a young age has already proven himself on the world’s biggest stage. We look forward to him making an immediate impact in Columbus.”…

Former Hearts of Oak goalkeeper Philemon McCarthy has completed his move to Israeli club Hapoel Afula from demoted Ghana Premier League side Dreams FC. The former Accra Hearts of Oak goalie made his debut just 24 hours after sealing a surprise move to Israeli top-flight side Hapoel Afula. McCarthy joined his new club on Sunday when the winter transfer window in Israel opened. He made his debut on Monday night impressing in goal as Hapoel Afula earned an impressive 2-0 victory over Ironi Nesher. He was even named man-of-the-match. McCarthy has been signed to help the club overcome their relegation worries and will…

Ex-Inter Allies star midfielder Clifford Aboagye has completed a move to join Mexican top flight side Atlas FC on loan from Spanish side Granada. The former Ghana U-20 captain who spent most of his time with Granada B side will join Atlas FC for the rest of the season. The Mexican side will have the first option of signing Aboagye to a permanent contract once the loan deal expires. He was a key member of the squad that helped Inter Allies to qualify from the second tier to the elite division before joining Granada in 2013. Aboagye won the Adidas…

Dependable Accra Hearts of Oak defender Owusu Bempah is set to travel in January for a new deal with a Swedish club sportsworldghana.com has learnt. Management of Accra Hearts of Oak and representatives of the Swedish club are zipped lipped on the bound transfer of the youngster as final agreement is yet to be concealed. The former Ghana U20 defender when contacted by Abusua FM sports failed to deny the likely move but said he can only remain silence as final negotiations are still ongoing.

Enterprising midfielder, Kwame Boahene has joined Kotoko for the next three years. The former Medeama player signed contract papers at Kotoko’s secretariat on Wednesday afternoon after passing his medical examination earlier in the morning. The talented midfielder who had been at Medeama for three seasons expressed his delight after signing the contract, pledging to do his best for the club. Representing Kotoko at the brief signing ceremony was Executive Chairman, Dr. Kwame Kyei and four management members namely Operations Director, Ernest Owusu Ansah; Head of Legal Team, Lawyer Kwame Boafo; Administrative Manager, Rose Padmore Yeboah and Accra Representative and Premier…

Chelsea and Shanghai SIPG have agreed terms for midfielder Oscar’s estimated £60m move to the Chinese Super League club in the January transfer window. The 25-year-old Brazil international said earlier this month the transfer was “90% certain”. Oscar joined Chelsea from Internacional for £25m in 2012 and has scored 38 times in 203 appearances for the club. He will complete his move “at the beginning of the January transfer window”, the club said in a statement. Oscar, who has struggled to get into Antonio Conte’s Chelsea side since October, will join former Blues boss Andre Villas-Boas in Shanghai. The Chinese…

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