Kwadwo Asamoah reaches 200 Serie A games

Monday 9th January , 2017 2:39 pm
Image credit: AFP/ Getty Images)
Image credit: AFP/ Getty Images)

Ghanaian international Kwadwo Asamoah featured in his 200th Italian Serie A game on Sunday when Juventus beat Bologna 3-0 at the Juventus Stadium.

Asamoah’s career in Italy started in 2008 with Udinese but he made his first appearance in January 2009 when Udinese drew 1-1 with Sampdoria.

He has gone on to make a combined 199 more for Udinese and Juventus (since the 2012/203 season) and has scored 12 goals.

Juventus recognised and celebrated the landmark via its English Twitter handle.

Asamoah has made seven appearances for Juventus this season after returning from injury and the expectation is that he will get more games as the season goes on.

STAT ATTACK

In terms of time, Asamoah’s 200 appearance translates to 16, 176 minutes.

His 200 matches can be broken down into 183 starts and 17 substitute appearances.

He has scored 20 times in Italy. His most prolific season was the 2011/2012 where he scored 3 times.

He has picked up 20 yellow cards and no red cards.

 

 

 

By: Nathan Quao/citifmonline.com/Ghana