Christian Atsu

Date of birth10 January 1992
Place of birthAda Foah
NationalityGhanian
Weight68 kg
Height1.72 m
PositionMidfielder

Christian Atsu joined Chelsea in September 2013 with a five-year contract.

After a loan spell, he joined Newcastle United in May 2017 with a four-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
FC Porto 01 Jul 2011 01 Sep 2013
Rio Ave 01 Aug 2011 31 May 2012 L
Chelsea 01 Sep 2013 09 Jun 2017
Vitesse Arnhem 02 Sep 2013 31 May 2014 L
Everton 13 Aug 2014 31 May 2015 L
AFC Bournemouth 01 Jun 2015 02 Jan 2016 L
Málaga 25 Jan 2016 31 May 2016 L
Newcastle United 31 Aug 2016 23 May 2017 L
Newcastle United 09 Jun 2017

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2014-15 Everton League Cup 1
2014-15 Everton Premier League 1
4
2014-15 Everton UEFA Europa League 3
4
2015-16 AFC Bournemouth League Cup 2
2016-17 Newcastle United League Championship 15
17
5
2
2016-17 Newcastle United League Cup 1
2
2017-18 Newcastle United FA Cup
1
2017-18 Newcastle United Premier League 19
9
2
1
2018-19 Newcastle United FA Cup
3
2018-19 Newcastle United League Cup 1
2018-19 Newcastle United Premier League 15
13
1
2
2019-20 Newcastle United FA Cup 2
2
2019-20 Newcastle United League Cup
1
2019-20 Newcastle United Premier League 6
12
2


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

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
23 Aug 2014 Everton v Arsenal D 2-2 Premier League
21 Sep 2014 Everton v Crystal Palace L 2-3 Premier League
23 Sep 2014 Swansea City v Everton L 3-0 League Cup 3rd round
02 Oct 2014 FC Krasnodar v Everton D 1-1 UEFA Europa League Group H
23 Oct 2014 Lille OSC v Everton D 0-0 UEFA Europa League Group H
06 Nov 2014 Everton v Lille OSC W 3-0 UEFA Europa League Group H
22 Nov 2014 Everton v West Ham United W 2-1 Premier League
27 Nov 2014 VfL Wolfsburg v Everton W 0-2 UEFA Europa League Group H
11 Dec 2014 Everton v FC Krasnodar L 0-1 UEFA Europa League Group H
19 Feb 2015 Young Boys Berne v Everton W 1-4 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 1st leg
22 Feb 2015 Everton v Leicester City D 2-2 Premier League
15 Mar 2015 Everton v Newcastle United W 3-0 Premier League
19 Mar 2015 Dynamo Kiev v Everton L 5-2
Agg: 6-4
UEFA Europa League Round of 16 2nd leg


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2011-12 Ghana FIFA World Cup
2
1
1
2012-13 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 7
1
2
2012-13 Ghana FIFA World Cup 1
2012-13 Ghana International Friendly 3
2
2013-14 Ghana FIFA World Cup 3
2
1
2013-14 Ghana International Friendly 3
1
2013-14 Ghana Kirin Challenge Cup 1
2014-15 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 7
1
4
2015-16 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 2
1
2016-17 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 5
1
2016-17 Ghana FIFA World Cup 2
2016-17 Ghana International Friendly 2
2017-18 Ghana FIFA World Cup 2
2018-19 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 5
2018-19 Ghana International Friendly 1
1


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
01 Jun 2012 Ghana v Lesotho W 7-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
09 Jun 2012 Zambia v Ghana L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
15 Aug 2012 China PR v Ghana D 1-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 2012 Ghana v Malawi W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
11 Sep 2012 Liberia v Ghana L 2-0 International Friendly
13 Oct 2012 Malawi v Ghana W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
14 Nov 2012 Cape Verde Islands v Ghana W 0-1 International Friendly
10 Jan 2013 Ghana v Egypt W 3-0 International Friendly
13 Jan 2013 Ghana v Tunisia W 4-2 International Friendly
20 Jan 2013 Ghana v Congo DR D 2-2 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
24 Jan 2013 Ghana v Mali W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
28 Jan 2013 Niger v Ghana W 0-3 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
02 Feb 2013 Ghana v Cape Verde Islands W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Quarter-final
06 Feb 2013 Burkina Faso v Ghana L 1-1 (2-3) Africa Cup of Nations Semi-final
09 Feb 2013 Mali v Ghana L 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals 3rd place
16 Jun 2013 Lesotho v Ghana W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
14 Aug 2013 Turkey v Ghana D 2-2 International Friendly
06 Sep 2013 Ghana v Zambia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
10 Sep 2013 Japan v Ghana L 3-1 Kirin Challenge Cup
15 Oct 2013 Ghana v Egypt W 6-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 3rd round
05 Mar 2014 Montenegro v Ghana L 1-0 International Friendly
31 May 2014 Netherlands v Ghana L 1-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2014 Ghana v Korea Republic W 4-0 International Friendly
16 Jun 2014 Ghana v USA L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
21 Jun 2014 Germany v Ghana D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
26 Jun 2014 Portugal v Ghana L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
06 Sep 2014 Ghana v Uganda D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group E
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 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
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
05 Jun 2016 Mauritius v Ghana W 0-2 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
21 Jan 2017 Ghana v Mali W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
25 Jan 2017 Egypt v Ghana L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
29 Jan 2017 Congo DR v Ghana W 1-2 Africa Cup of Nations Quarter-final
02 Feb 2017 Cameroon v Ghana L 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Semi-final
04 Feb 2017 Burkina Faso v Ghana L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations 3rd place
01 Sep 2017 Ghana v Congo D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
05 Sep 2017 Congo v Ghana W 1-5 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
08 Sep 2018 Kenya v Ghana L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group F
18 Nov 2018 Ethiopia v Ghana W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group F
23 Mar 2019 Ghana v Kenya W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group F
26 Mar 2019 Ghana v Mauritania W 3-1 International Friendly
15 Jun 2019 Ghana v South Africa D 0-0 International Friendly
25 Jun 2019 Ghana v Benin D 2-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group F
29 Jun 2019 Cameroon v Ghana D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group F


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