2019/2020 Ghana Premier League Players And Their Nicknames

Football is famous for its nicknames. Cristiano Ronaldo is CR7, Adriano is L’imperatore, Ronaldo de Assis Moreira will forever be Ronaldinho. And even then we have some more inventive names, such as Givanildo Vieira de Souza, simply known as Hulk.

Some nicknames can be self-appointed, or the can be bestowed upon a player by their siblings, managers or supporters. A lot of footballers probably hate them. And the problem with nicknames is, that whether you like them or not, they stick.

However, if you’re a fan of the beautiful Ghanaian game, you’ll know that a fair few players are known by another name. So, Kyfilla and Ghanacrusader sports team thought we would find some of the very best footballers’ in the Ghana premier league nicknames.

Here’s a look at some of the weird and wonderful nicknames from throughout the current Ghana premier league players. Check them out:

1. Mubarak Alhassan- Aboabo Iniesta (Liberty Professionals)

2.Elvis Kyei Baffour – Awookyi (Liberty Professionals)

3.Justice Blay – Nkuku (Asante Kotoko)

4.Benjamin Bernard Boateng – Mosquito (Elmina Sharks)

5.Richard Boadu – Agadass (Medeama SC)

6.Yahaya Mohammed – Lukaku/Terminator (Aduana stars)

7.Prince Opoku Agyemang – Abedi (Medeama sc)

8.Emmanuel Gyamfi – Aluko Beckham or Pajero (Asante Kotoko)

9.Emmanuel Osei Baffour – Manomaa (Ashgold sc)

10.Paul Aidoo – Madusa ( Aduana stars)

11.Kofi Owusu – Deco (Berekum Chelsea)

12. Benjamin Tweneboah – Neymar ( Elmina sharks)

13. Eric Ofori Antwi – Alawa Suba De Gea (Medeama SC)

14.Maxwell Baakoh -Messi/Babana(Asante Kotoko)

15.Richard Mpong – Kooko ( Elmina Sharks)

16.Matthew Kelvin Andoh – Keita ( Asante Kotoko)

17. Emmanuel Owusu – Abamkusi (Berekum Chelsea)

18. Emmanuel Agyeman Badu – Spirito Zaza (Asante Kotoko)

19.lsmail Abdul Ganiyu – Van Dyke (Asante Kotoko)

20. Samuel Arthur – Wachooo ( Elmina Sharks)

21.Kwame Opoku – Opake (Asante Kotoko)

22.Sadique Alhassan – Pogba ( Karela United)

23.Kofi Nyamekye – Pogba (Karela United)

24.Mohammed Abdulahi – Toni Kroos (Legon Cities)

25.lssah Suleiman – Di Maria ( Ebusua Dwarfs)

26.Ampem Dacosta – Pique/Frenchman (Asante Kotoko)

27. Kofi Kodzi – Aveyime Drogba (Hearts of Oak)

28. Ibrahim Danlad – Lagata Guda (Berekum Chelsea)

29.Frederick Ansah Botchway – Fabregas (Hearts of Oak)

30. William Opoku Mensah – Sadio Mane (Asante Kotoko)

31.Habib Mohammed – Shatta/Dem Dead (Asante Kotoko)

32. Felix Annan – Vancoco – (Asante Kotoko)

33. Augustine Okrah – Kusiee (Asante Kotoko)

34. Songne Yacouba – PAYS (Small Attacker Songne Yacouba) – Asante Kotoko

35. Richard Atta – Alisson Becker (Hearts of Oak)

36. Agyemang Badu – Spirito Zaza (Asante Kotoko)

37. Emmanuel Nettey – Romero Jr (Hearts of Oak)

38. Prince Owusu – Ronaldo (Ashantigold)

39. Richard Osei Agyemang – Agyeo Commander (Ashantigold)

40. Patrick Yeboah – Sinkala (Asante Kotoko)

41. Fatawu Dauda – Lion (Legon Cities)

Credit: Ghana Crusader

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