17-Year-Old Ghanaian Player, Fatawu Issahaku Joins Liverpool On A £1.5 Million Deal

Liverpool Pays £1.5 Million For Ghanaian Player Fatawu Issahaku

Ghanaian Player Fatawu Issahaku has completed a move to English Premier League giants, Liverpool on a £1.5 Million deal.

English heavyweights Liverpool FC have gazumped Bayer Leverkusen to acquire the signature of Ghanaian whizkid Abdul Fatawu Issahaku on a five-year deal.

The 17-year-old has been signed by Liverpool FC from Ghanaian second-tier club Steadfast FC on a five-year deal with a fee reported being around £1.5 million.

Fatawu Issahaku courted interest from several clubs in Europe including Bayer Leverkusen, Ajax, Borussia Dortmund, Red Bull Salzburg among others after an explosive performance at the 2021 Africa U20 Cup of Nations staged in Mauritania.

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He previously featured for the Ghana U17 team before gaining promotion to the U20 side to make his bow during the U20 Africa Cup of Nations at age 16.

Abdul Issahaku managed to score two goals and an assist in 6 matches during the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations tourney held in Mauritania.

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He was named the best player after the 2021 Africa U20 Cup of Nations tournament.

Following his blistering output, the teenager has been handed a debut call-up to the senior national team of Ghana by CK Akonnor for next month’s international friendlies against Ivory Coast and Morocco.

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