Baba Rahman

Date of birth02 July 1994
Place of birthTamale
NationalityGhanian
Weight70 kg
Height1.79 m
PositionDefender

Full name is: Abdul Rahman Baba.


Baba Rahman played for Dreams FC and Kumasi Asante Kotoko in Ghana during his youth career.

His contract at Chelsea was extended to June 2022 in August 2019.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
SpVgg Greuther F├╝rth 01 Jul 2012 12 Aug 2014
FC Augsburg 12 Aug 2014 16 Aug 2015
Chelsea 16 Aug 2015
Schalke 04 02 Aug 2016 31 May 2017 L
Schalke 04 29 Jan 2018 31 May 2018 L
Stade de Reims 29 Jan 2019 31 May 2019 L
Real Mallorca 02 Sep 2019 30 Jun 2020 L
PAOK Salonika 31 Jan 2021 31 May 2021 L
Reading 27 Aug 2021 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2015-16 Chelsea FA Cup 2
2015-16 Chelsea League Cup 2
1
2015-16 Chelsea Premier League 11
4
1
2015-16 Chelsea UEFA Champions League 4


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2014-15 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 9
1
2015-16 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 4
2015-16 Ghana FIFA World Cup 2
1
2016-17 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 2
2016-17 Ghana FIFA World Cup 2
2016-17 Ghana International Friendly 2
2018-19 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 3
2018-19 Ghana International Friendly
1
2020-21 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 4
1
2020-21 Ghana International Friendly 1
2021-22 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 3
2021-22 Ghana FIFA World Cup 5


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
10 Sep 2014 Togo v Ghana W 2-3 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
11 Oct 2014 Guinea v Ghana D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
15 Oct 2014 Ghana v Guinea W 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
15 Nov 2014 Uganda v Ghana L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
19 Nov 2014 Ghana v Togo W 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
01 Feb 2015 Ghana v Guinea W 3-0 Africa Cup of Nations Quarter-final
05 Feb 2015 Ghana v Equatorial Guinea W 3-0 Africa Cup of Nations Semi-final
08 Feb 2015 Ivory Coast v Ghana L 0-0 (8-9) Africa Cup of Nations Final
14 Jun 2015 Ghana v Mauritius W 7-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group H
05 Sep 2015 Rwanda v Ghana W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group H
13 Nov 2015 Comoros v Ghana D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa preliminary round
17 Nov 2015 Ghana v Comoros W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
24 Mar 2016 Ghana v Mozambique W 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group H
27 Mar 2016 Mozambique v Ghana D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group H
05 Jun 2016 Mauritius v Ghana W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group H
03 Sep 2016 Ghana v Rwanda D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group H
06 Sep 2016 Russia v Ghana L 1-0 International Friendly
07 Oct 2016 Ghana v Uganda D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
11 Oct 2016 South Africa v Ghana D 1-1 International Friendly
13 Nov 2016 Egypt v Ghana L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
17 Jan 2017 Ghana v Uganda W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
15 Jun 2019 Ghana v South Africa D 0-0 International Friendly
29 Jun 2019 Cameroon v Ghana D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group F
02 Jul 2019 Guinea-Bissau v Ghana W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group F
08 Jul 2019 Ghana v Tunisia L 1-1 (4-5) Africa Cup of Nations Finals - Round of 16
12 Nov 2020 Ghana v Sudan W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
17 Nov 2020 Sudan v Ghana L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
25 Mar 2021 South Africa v Ghana D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
28 Mar 2021 Ghana v Sao Tome e Principe W 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
12 Jun 2021 Ghana v Ivory Coast D 0-0 International Friendly
03 Sep 2021 Ghana v Ethiopia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group G
09 Oct 2021 Ghana v Zimbabwe W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group G
12 Oct 2021 Zimbabwe v Ghana W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group G
11 Nov 2021 Ethiopia v Ghana D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group G
14 Nov 2021 Ghana v South Africa W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group G
10 Jan 2022 Morocco v Ghana L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group C
14 Jan 2022 Gabon v Ghana D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group C
18 Jan 2022 Ghana v Comoros L 2-3 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group C


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.