6TH September, 2000
Midfielder – Central Midfielder
Grace acheampong born 6th september 2000, grace is a ghanaian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for club and country. She plays mainly as a central midfielder but can also play as an attacking midfielder or as a defensive midfielder, usaully deployed as a deep- lying play maker, grace is widely regarded as one of the best midfielders of her generation, and able to blend traditional and trequartista playmaking effectively, she is known for her vision, precision in execution, and tactical strategy. 2014 saw her promoted to the senior level of fabulous ladies f.c (ghana), winning the league in 2014/15 and 2015/16 season was awarded the youngest player of the national women’s premiership – northern zone b league season. A move to superem ladies f.c (ghana) in 2016 saw her scored 8 goals with 12 assists, won 3 times best player of the league and was invited by coach evans fiifi adotey-coach of u-17 women’s team; she played the u-17 african qualifers and assisted 2 out of 2 games, scored 3 with 5 assists in international friendlies, played the fifa u-17 wwcup in jordan. Signed for ashtown ladies f.c-(ghana) in 2017, scored 9 with 14 assists helped the team to placed 3rd in the 2017/18 national premiership league season, a hat trick and 2x best player of the m.t.n f.a cup, 3 times best player and overall best midfielder of the club. Called by yusif basigi u-20 coach, scored in the u-20 african qualifiers, international fridenlies and made it to fifa wwcup- france 2018, after the worldcup, grace signed for kardisa f.c in greece for one season and scored 6 with 10 assists, won the most valuable player of the week.
CLUB CARRIER /HONOURS
Clubs YEAR TOURNAMENTS AWARDS FABULOUS LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2014-15 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ Champions FABULOUS LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2015-16 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ Champions ASHTOWN LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2017-18 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ 3RD PLACED KARDISA F.C (GRECCE) 2018 GRECCE WOMEN’S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE 3RD PLACED SUPEREM LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2016-17 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ 2ND PLACED SUPEREM LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2017-18 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ 3RD PLACED
Clubs YEAR TOURNAMENTS AWARDS FABULOUS LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2014-15 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ GOLD MEDAL FABULOUS LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2015-16 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ GOLD MEDAL FABULOUS LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2015-16 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ YOUNGEST PLAYER SUPEREM LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2016-17 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ SILVER MEDAL SUPEREM LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2016-17 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ 3 TIMES BEST PLAYER ASHTOWN LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2016-17 NATIONAL WOMEN’S PREMIER ZONE ‘B’ OVERALL BEST MIDFIELDER ASHTOWN LADIES F.C (GHANA) 2016-17 M.T.N F.A CUP 2X BEST PLAYER KARDISA F.C (GRECCE) 2018 MOST VALUABLE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
A diminutive midfielder, grace is described as a quick and creative playmaker, with great vision, who is able to change the course of the game with a deft pass. Although she is right footed, she is able to play with both feet and combines this with her swift, offensive positioning off the ball. She is noted for her ability to pass the ball accurately across long or short distance, even with the outside of her boot, as well as his ball controll, first touch, positional play, and her ability to retain possession and set the tempo of the game. She is also noted for her passing range and dribbling skills, and is considered as a master of the ‘’pre-assist’’. She is often referred to as the midfielder maestro for her mastery of football fundamentals, tactical strategy, and precision in execution. Her tactical vision and strategic planning has had her compared to a conductor of an ochestra and a midfield magician, she is nicknamed ‘’luca modric’’. When arriving at kardisa f.c she was nicknamed ‘’modric’’ by the media and fans. Acheampong is widely regarded as one of the most well-rounded and effective midfielders in the world and her quality and influence on the game depend on the freedom he gets according to coach evans fiifi adortey- coach of the natioal u -17 women’s team. Coach basigi yusif – national u-20 women’s coach, considered her as the best midfielder in the country, her influence on the game, tactical level with ‘’the artistic sense’’. Grace acheampong ‘’is a player who makes others better, they all benefit from her being in the team. She’s not selfish, she’s playing for the team, technics, versatility and good in defense, good in offense – it looks like she was born with the ball on her feet’’ by coach mercy tagoe – senior women’s coach.
PREVIOUS CLUB INFORMATION
KARDISA F.C (GRECCE) – JERSEY NUMBER 6
Clubs Year FABULOUS LADIES (GHANA) 2006 - 2013
Year Clubs Playing Position Appearences Goals Assists 2014-16 FABULOUS LADIES (GHANA) ATTACKING MIDFIELDER 31 (14) 21 2016 -17 SUPEREM LADIES F.C (GHANA) ATTACKING MIDFIELDER / WINGER 22 (8) 12 2017 -18 ASHTOWN LADIES F.C (GHANA) MIDFIELDER / WINGER 20 (9) 14 2018 KARDISA F.C (GRECCE) ATTACKING MIDFIELDER 14 (6) 10
Year Clubs Playing Position Appearences Goals Assists 2016 GHANA U-17 (BLACK MAIDENS) ATTACKING MIDFIELDER 11 3 7 2018 GHANA U-20 (BLACK PRINCESS) DEFENSIVE / ATTACKING MIDFIELDER 9 (4) 8