Emmanuel Boakye - Updated Dec 2023

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Emmanuel Boakye

Emmanuel Boakye is a famous Ghanaian-Dutch professional footballer and is currently a free agent. Emmanuel Boakye played football for many Dutch clubs such as Sparta Rotterdam, Ajax, and Heracles Almelo.

Early Life and Childhood

Emmanuel Boakye was born on March 25, 1985, in the beautiful place of Kumasi, Ghana. His full name is Emmanuel Kwame Agyemang Boakye and he is 38 years old as of 2023.

Similarly, he is Ghanaian and Dutch by nationality and Christian by religion and his birth sign is Aries. He was raised in Kumasi and has not shared details about his parents and siblings.

Emmanuel Boakye – Education

Boakye seems to be an educated person but the details regarding his academic qualifications are unavailable on the web. He might have studied at a community school in Kumasi but later skipped college.

Career and Professional Life

Moving on to his career, Boakye is a famous Ghanaian-Dutch professional footballer and is currently a free agent. He played football for many Dutch clubs such as Sparta Rotterdam, Ajax, and Heracles Almelo. Moreover, he also played for Atvidabergs FF and ND Mura 05, in Sweden.

As a child, he played for the amateur side Zuidvogels after moving to the Netherlands in 1993. As a teenager, he transferred to FC Utrecht Youth. In the year 2000, he joined the Ajax B1 youth team. He was first added to the Ajax-1 squad in 2005 by a head coach named Danny Blind.

He won KNVB Cup in 2005. Similarly, he won the Johan Cruijff Schaal football trophy in 2006. He joined Heracles Almelo in 2006 and Sparta Rotterdam in 2009. Recently, he played for the Ghanaian team named Asante Kotoko.

On September 24, 2005, he made his debut against Roda JC. He appeared six times for Ajax in the Eredivisie, four times in the post-season Eredivisie play-offs, and once in the Dutch Cup.

Furthermore, he was approached by Eredivisie side Heracles Almelo on 10 August 2006 for the remainder of the 2006-2007 season until 30 June 2007. Ajax and Heracles have agreed to a one-year loan agreement. Also, in April 2006, he extended his contract with Ajax till 2008.

Later, he made his loan move permanent on June 18, 2007, signing a three-year contract with Heracles Almelo from rivals Ajax Amsterdam. While on loan at Heracles, he made 61 appearances.

In addition, he also signed for Sparta Rotterdam in June 2009 and stayed with the club until 2011 but he was released for violating the club’s rules. Also, he joined the Swedish side Tvidabergs from the Slovenian club Mura 05 in 2014.

Emmanuel Boakye

Caption: Emmanuel Boakye playing football. Source: Tubanita

Brand Endorsements

Boakye has constantly moved forward in his career and hasn’t endorsed a brand nor is he promoting or collaborating with any products or companies. Furthermore, we may see him associated with famous brands and supporting their products in the coming days.

Awards and Nomination

He won KNVB Cup in 2005. Similarly, he won the Johan Cruijff Schaal football trophy in 2006. However, his best performance has yet to be recognized and it is seen that he still has much more to do in his career to receive more awards in the future.

Net Worth

Boakye has always been committed to his work and has an estimated net worth of around $1.6 million and his annual salary is $148k. Moreover, he has worked hard since childhood to achieve this fame and is active in his career to raise his net worth.

Emmanuel Boakye

Caption: Emmanuel Boakye in a football match. Source: Gooiene

Relationship Status

Emmanuel Boakye is a popular footballer from Ghana and many of his fans want to know more about him, including his dating life. On the other hand, he has kept his personal life private and has not revealed any details about whether he is married or single.

Scandal

Boakye has always been concerned with his professional life and hasn’t been associated with rumours or controversies that would hamper his professional career. Also, he avoids the public and media and stays far away from situations that can damage his reputation.

Emmanuel Boakye – Body Measurements

Regarding his height, Boakye is 5 Feet 9 inches tall and weighs 72kg. Similarly, he has a good physique that measures 37-31-36 inches and has beautiful black eyes and hair. Likewise, his suitable dress size is 7, and his shoe size is 9.5(US).

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Caption: Emmanuel Boakye featured in a sports magazine. Source: Last Dodo

Social Media

Emmanuel Boakye has kept his personal life private and enjoys being present and usually stays away from social networking sites. He is not available on social media platforms, including Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook.