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Jeffrey Sarpong joins Real Sociedad

Published on: 23 August 2010

Would-be Ghanaian Jeffrey Sarpong has agreed a three-year deal with Spanish side Real Sociedad from Dutch giants Ajax Amsterdam for an undisclosed fee.

The 22-year-old midfielder impressed in the second half of last season while on loan at NEC Nijmegen, where he made 15 appearances.

Sarpong has already represented the Netherlands as a junior international but has stated his intention to switch allegiance to play for the country of birth of his parents.


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  • dipole,col-oh says:
    August 23, 2010 10:55 pm
    so all you igorant people, do u want honours for Ghana/ the best for Ghana football more than the GFA? Do some thourough research & find out more about switches these guys i believe shouldn't be rushed into the senoir level, the need some few more years to mature, WATS THE RUSH FOR? Remember how Ghanaians rushed players like Owusu Afriyie(Beyie), Daniel Addo, Nii Odartey Lamptey,? What did it merit mother ghana,? NOTHING BUT EARLY RETIREMENT OF PLAYERS!
  • shawa says:
    August 24, 2010 12:46 pm
    we have a lot of talents in midfield and now am very sure that getting trophies will be very high because u have to be the best to be put in there.
  • arshavin says:
    August 23, 2010 05:16 pm
    GFA what are you waiting for????
  • maka says:
    August 23, 2010 05:36 pm
    CAP THIS DUDE GFA...ah, are you guys stupid, slow or both? Ah..what are the people in authority waiting for? ****..and I hope they have contacted Danny Welbeck or Frimpong, Hortor, Kwarasey's case too what happened after they led t us that he has to renounce his Norwegian citizenship..ei GFA..! Soon, we shall take judgment into our hands oo...Nyantakyi, guess your time at the FA might be up!
  • derek caesar says:
    August 23, 2010 08:27 pm
    This guy would be a very fine player. And I think we should move for him. It feel great to be a Ghanaian having to know that these players are now realizing our worth as a good soccer nation.
  • Richie says:
    August 23, 2010 10:00 pm
    please GFA dont call this boy up and later do him like Abeyie
  • Sony says:
    August 24, 2010 01:12 pm
    Why are you talking like this....GFA have to call...He can play black stars
  • kwadwo asamoah says:
    August 27, 2010 02:55 am
    That is all u know. Someone should cook for you to go and eat. Opportunists !!!