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EXCLUSIVE: Ghana defender Baba Rahman signs five years for Bundesliga side Augsburg

Published on: 12 August 2014
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Ghana defender Baba Abdul Rahman has signed a five-year contract with German Bundesliga side Augsburg after a successful medical on Tuesday, GHANASoccernet.com can exclusively report.

The deal was sealed a day after he bagged a brace for his Bundesliga II side Greuther Furth in 5-1 win over Nurnberg.

Rahman will begin training with Augsburg on Wednesday and has been handed the number 12 shirt.

The 20-year-old will be returning to the top-flight league after his Greuther Furth got relegated two seasons ago.

"I am glad that the transfer worked out, because I again get the chance to play in the Bundesliga,” Rahman said.

“I am sure that the FCA is a very big opportunity for me to develop here."

He played 20 Bundesliga matches for SpVgg Greuther Fürth in the 2012-13 season.

Comments

  • Codjoe says:
    August 12, 2014 06:39 pm
    Yes thats great news. Good luck my dude. Hopefully u earn a call up to the national team we need you.
  • ANSONG says:
    August 12, 2014 07:35 pm
    WARNING ! IF WE ALLOW THIS UNQUALIFIED KUMASI COACH TO STAY,GHANA WILL NEVER WIN ANY CUP AGAIN. THE REASONS ARE PLENTY. 1. NO UEFA COACHING LICENCE 2. NEVER COACH ANY TEAM IN HIS LIFE 3. NEVER PLAY PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL ABROAD 4. NO HEAD COACH EXPERIENCE 5. NO MANAGERIAL ACUMEN 6. NO CLUE HOW TO STRATEGISE GAME PLAN 7. TECHNICALLY BLIND. wise up.