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Player Profile: Kasim Nuhu

By Mutala Yakubu

Kasim Adams Nuhu is a Ghanaian footballer who plays for German Bundesliga side 1899 Hoffenheim.

Date of birth
23-year old Kasim Nuhu was born on June 1995 in Kumasi, Ghana.

Early football career

Nuhu is a product of Ghana Premier League side Medeama SC youth setup and only made an appearance for the side in a 0-0 draw in 2013 against Hearts of Lions.

In November 2013 he moved to Spanish side CD Leganés but was only with the with the youth team.

Real Mallorca
Nuhu in 2014 signed a three-year loan deal with Mallorca but was again assigned to the reserves side.

On 28 September 2014, Kasim played his first match as a professional, starting and scoring a brace in a 3–3 home draw against FC Barcelona B for the Segunda División championship.

Young Boys

Kasim found first-team football at Mallorca hard to come by as he became the fifth choice. On 25 August 2016, he was loaned to Swiss club Young Boys where he helped the team to win the 2017/18 Swiss Super League.

He made 32 appearances and scored two goals in return as Young Boys won the League.

1899 Hoffenheim


This is perhaps the biggest move in the life of the young defender, he signed a five-year contract with the Bundesliga side on July 25, 2018.
He has so far made two appearances in the German Bundesliga.

International career

On 12 November 2017 Kasim scored on his international debut for Ghana against Saudi Arabia. He has gone on to make two other appearances for Ghana as he scored against Iceland and played against Japan all in friendly games.

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