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Portuguese giants Porto in race to sign Ghana defender Daniel Opare

Published on: 17 May 2014
Daniel Opare could be moving to Portugal at the start of next season

Portuguese giants Porto are in the running to sign Ghanaian defender Daniel Opare from Belgian side Standard Liege, according to the player’s agent.

The highly rated full-back will be out of contract in June and he has already decided to leave the Belgian giants for greener pastures at the end of the season.

O Jogo has learned that FC Porto are one of the favourites for his signature and the player’s agent has moved to confirm those reports.

“They are, certainly, on the list,“ Opare’s official representative confirmed to O Jogo.

Daniel Opare, 23, began his professional career at Ashanti Gold and he also played for Sfax and Real Madrid Castilla before joining Standard in 2010.

He has since established himself as one of the best right-backs in Belgian Jupiler Pro League, making a total of 91 league appearances.

Opare has made Ghana’s provisional squad for the 2014 World Cup and he is widely expected to play an important role at the tournament finals.


    May 18, 2014 08:21 am
    Jordan should be left awt of ghana's 23 man squard. He is not dat prolific. Guess he should keep learning, This isnt his time
  • keith from germany says:
    May 18, 2014 05:57 am
    My guy 21 Guns please dont let those insults send u away from this website. U are one of the most important and sensible guys here who makes a lot of sense. We all have to join forces to eradicate these insults from this site so im calling out on selfmade and Benny to smoke the peacepipe. Romans 12:17--never return evil with evil but rather conquer the evil with the good
  • Gha-Zam says:
    May 18, 2014 05:16 am
    @21GUNS Thanks for your comments.
  • 21guns says:
    May 17, 2014 08:54 pm
    The way insult and immaturity is taking a stand on GSN. I am staying away from here till the world cup starts... Selfmade and Benny this the time you should fight for Ghana not among yourselves any way ciao... My greetings to Keith