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Abdul Fatawu Issahaku is a Ghanaian professional footballer, who plays as an attacking midfielder for Sporting Lisbon. He is a former player of Steadfast FC in Ghana and a former Liverpool FC signee.
Issahaku was signed by Sporting CP in early April 2022. As he was an underage player at the time of his signing, and with the season already on hold, he couldn’t be registered with the first team until the 2022/23 season, then, he began to train with the B team until available to play for the professional team.
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Abdul Fatawu Issahaku was born on March 8, 2004 (age 18 years) in Ghana. His parents are Ghanaians.
In 2019, at the age of fifteen, Issahaku started his career with Tamale-based club Steadfast FC, in the Zone One of the Division One League, the Ghanaian second tier. During his debut season, he immediately established himself as one of the most talented players in the league, scoring eight goals and assisting five in 13 matches before the league was halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Issahaku represented Ghana and served as captain of the national under-17 team in 2020, playing during the 2021 Africa U-17 Cup of Nations qualifiers.
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The following year, due to his impressive form, he was promoted into the under-20 squad, despite being much younger than most part of his teammates. He was later selected to take part in the 2021 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations. During the competition, he played all of the Black Satellites’ matches, scoring two goals in the group stages to help his side win the title for the fourth time in its history. In that occasion, he was also adjudged as the Best Player of the Tournament.
In March 2021, after his exploits with the U-20 side, he was given his first call-up to the senior team, as the Black Stars challenged South Africa and São Tomé and Príncipe in two qualifying matches for the Africa Cup of Nations.
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He scored a wonderful free-kick against Uzbekistan when the Black stars team B played Uzbekistan at the Markaziy Stadium. Even though the game ended 2–1 against Ghana. Fatawu won admiration from the football world.
In September 2021, Fatawu made his debut for the Black Stars in a 3–1 victory over Zimbabwe in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier.
Abdul Fatawu Issahaku net worth
How much is Abdul Fatawu Issahaku net worth? Abdul Fatawu Issahaku net worth is estimated at $500,000. His Salary is $6000. He was signed by Liverpool FC for Transfer fee of £1.5 million. However, in 2022, he was signed by Sporting Lisbon with a release clause of €60 million.