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EXCLUSIVE: Grasshoppers Club eye summer move for Ghanaian sensation Asumah Abubakar-Ankra Featured

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The Swiss Challenge League side have expressed interest in signing the talented winger, Kickgh.com can exclusively report.
 
 
Swiss club Grasshopper Club Zurich are ready to swoop Ghanaian forward Asumah Abubakar-Ankra in the ongoing summer transfer window.
 
The 23-year-old has emerged on the radar of the Blue and White lads following his explosive performance at SC Kriens in his debut season.
 
Abubakar-Ankra joined SC Kriens on a free transfer after ending his stint with Dutch club MVV Maastricht.
 
The Kumasi-born has had a tremendous debut season at SC Kriens where he has scored 13 goals with five assists in 31 matches.
 
Grasshoppers who are aiming of promotion to the Swiss top-flight club are currently in talks for the possible acquisition of the 23-year-old winger.
 
Currently, Grasshoppers Club Zurich lies second position on the Swiss Challenge League with seven matches to end the season.
 
Asumah is still eligible to represent Ghana despite playing for the Portugal U19 side in the 2016  UEFA U19 Championship.
 
He was withdrawn from the 2016 UEFA U19 Championship by Portugal after making two appearances over eligibility concerns.
 
The decision to withdraw the talented Ghanaian player is over concerns that he might not have satisfied the mandatory two-year continuous Portugal residency requirement that makes him eligible for their passport.
 
He was born in Kumasi to Ghanaian parents and played for youth side Corners Babies before leaving the shores of Ghana to Portugal to persue his football career.
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