Player Profile: Ebenezer Ofori

By Mutala Yakubu
Ebenezer Ofori
Ebenezer Ofori

Ebenezer Ofori is a Ghanaian midfielder who plays for Major League Soccer side New York City on loan from VfB Stuggart.

 Date of birth
23-year-old Ofori was born on 1 July 1995 in Kumasi, Ashanti Region, Ghana.

Early football career


Ebenezer Ofori started his professional career with Ghanaian side New Edubiase. He made 17 appearances for them and scored 4 goals between 2012 and 2013.

AIK


He moved to Swedish side AIK in 2013, he made his debut for AIK against Manchester United in a friendly in that same year.
He spent three seasons with AIK and made a total of 81 appearances and scored 4 goals.

VfB Stuttgart

Ofori was called up to the Ghana national football team for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.

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He made his debut for Ghana in a 1–0 loss to Burkina Faso national football team on 4 February 2017. He scored in his second game for the Black Stars in an African Cup of Nations qualifier against Ethiopia.

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