Stephan Appiah

Date of birth24 December 1980
Place of birthAccra
NationalityGhanian
Weight77 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionMidfielder

As Ghana's captain, Stephan converted the winning penalty in a 2-1 win against USA as - in their first World Cup finals - they qualified for the Round of 16 at Germany 2006.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Brescia

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Parma Serie A 9
7
1
2000-01 Parma UEFA Cup 4
2
1
1
2001-02 Parma Serie A 6
7
1
1
2001-02 Parma UEFA Champions League
1
2001-02 Parma UEFA Cup 2
4
1
2002-03 Brescia Serie A 31
7
5
2003-04 Juventus Serie A 25
5
1
3
2003-04 Juventus UEFA Champions League 5
2
2004-05 Juventus Serie A 14
4
2
4
2004-05 Juventus UEFA Champions League
1
2006-07 Fenerbahçe UEFA Cup 1


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
14 Sep 2000 Pobeda v Parma W 0-2 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
28 Sep 2000 Parma v Pobeda W 4-0
Agg: 6-0
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
01 Oct 2000 Parma v Fiorentina D 2-2 Serie A 1
01 Nov 2000 Parma v AC Milan W 2-0 Serie A 4
05 Nov 2000 Bari v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 5
09 Nov 2000 Dinamo Zagreb v Parma L 1-0
Agg: 1-2
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
23 Nov 2000 Parma v TSV 1860 München D 2-2 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
05 Dec 2000 TSV 1860 München v Parma W 0-2
Agg: 2-4
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
17 Dec 2000 Parma v Vicenza L 0-2 Serie A 11
23 Dec 2000 Napoli v Parma D 2-2 Serie A 12
07 Jan 2001 Parma v Reggina L 0-2 Serie A 13
21 Jan 2001 Parma v Lecce D 1-1 Serie A 15
11 Feb 2001 Fiorentina v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 18
18 Feb 2001 Parma v Brescia W 3-0 Serie A 19
22 Feb 2001 Parma v PSV Eindhoven W 3-2
Agg: 4-4
UEFA Cup 4th round 2nd leg
18 Mar 2001 Udinese v Parma W 1-3 Serie A 23
14 Apr 2001 Atalanta v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 26
18 Apr 2001 Lazio v Parma L 1-0 Serie A 25
22 Apr 2001 Parma v Juventus D 0-0 Serie A 27
17 May 2001 Parma v Inter Milano W 3-1 Serie A 31
27 May 2001 Lecce v Parma W 1-2 Serie A 32
10 Jun 2001 Parma v Verona L 1-2 Serie A 33
08 Aug 2001 Parma v Lille D 0-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
26 Aug 2001 Lecce v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 1
20 Sep 2001 Parma v HJK Helsinki D 0-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
23 Sep 2001 Parma v Brescia D 0-0 Serie A 4
30 Sep 2001 Lazio v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 5
14 Oct 2001 Parma v Piacenza D 0-0 Serie A 7
18 Oct 2001 FC Utrecht v Parma D 0-0 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
21 Oct 2001 Chievo Verona v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 8
28 Oct 2001 Parma v Verona D 0-0 Serie A 9
01 Nov 2001 Parma v FC Utrecht D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
18 Nov 2001 Juventus v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 11
22 Nov 2001 Parma v Brøndby D 1-1 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
25 Nov 2001 Parma v AC Milan D 0-0 Serie A 12
02 Dec 2001 Udinese v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 13
06 Dec 2001 Brøndby v Parma W 0-3
Agg: 1-4
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
21 Feb 2002 Hapoel Tel Aviv v Parma D 0-0 UEFA Cup 4th round 1st leg
24 Mar 2002 Parma v Juventus D 0-0 Serie A 28
30 Mar 2002 AC Milan v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 29
21 Apr 2002 Parma v Atalanta D 0-0 Serie A 32
28 Apr 2002 Fiorentina v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 33


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
1996-97 Ghana World Youth Cup 3
1
1998-99 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 2
1998-99 Ghana International Friendly 1
1998-99 Ghana World Youth Cup 5
1
1999-00 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations
2
2000-01 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 1
1
2000-01 Ghana FIFA World Cup 3
2001-02 Ghana International Friendly 1
2002-03 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 1
2002-03 Ghana Four Nation Tournament, Tunisia 1
1
1
2002-03 Ghana International Friendly 1
1
2003-04 Ghana FIFA World Cup 4
3
1
2004-05 Ghana FIFA World Cup 5
2
1
2004-05 Ghana Olympics 3
2
1
2005-06 Ghana Africa Cup of Nations 3
2005-06 Ghana FIFA World Cup 6
1
2
2005-06 Ghana International Friendly 5
1
2006-07 Ghana International Friendly 5
2007-08 Ghana International Friendly 2
1
1
2008-09 Ghana FIFA World Cup 2
1
1
2008-09 Ghana International Friendly 1
1
2009-10 Ghana FIFA World Cup 3
3
1
2009-10 Ghana International Friendly 1
2


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
19 Jun 1997 Ghana v China PR D 1-1 World Youth Cup Group C
22 Jun 1997 Ghana v USA W 1-0 World Youth Cup Group C
26 Jun 1997 Ghana v United Arab Emirates W 3-0 World Youth Cup 2nd round
04 Oct 1998 Cameroon v Ghana W 1-3 Africa Cup of Nations Group 1
13 Oct 1998 Netherlands v Ghana D 0-0 International Friendly
28 Feb 1999 Ghana v Eritrea W 5-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 1
04 Apr 1999 Ghana v Croatia D 1-1 World Youth Cup Finals Group B
07 Apr 1999 Ghana v Argentina W 1-0 World Youth Cup Finals Group B
10 Apr 1999 Ghana v Kazakhstan W 3-0 World Youth Cup Finals Group B
14 Apr 1999 Ghana v Costa Rica W 2-0 World Youth Cup 2nd round
18 Apr 1999 Spain v Ghana L 1-1 (7-8) World Youth Cup Quarter-final
22 Jan 2000 Ghana v Cameroon D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group A
06 Feb 2000 Ghana v South Africa L 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Quarter-final
08 Jul 2000 Ghana v Sierra Leone W 5-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
28 Jan 2001 Ghana v Liberia L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Africa group B
25 Mar 2001 Ghana v Congo DR W 3-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 6
05 May 2001 Sierra Leone v Ghana D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group B
17 May 2002 Slovenia v Ghana L 2-0 International Friendly
07 Sep 2002 Uganda v Ghana L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 13
30 Mar 2003 Ghana v Madagascar W 3-3 (10-9) FOUR NATION TOURNAMENT, TUNISIA
13 Jun 2003 Ghana v Kenya L 1-3 International Friendly
16 Nov 2003 Somalia v Ghana W 0-5 FIFA World Cup Africa qualifying round
19 Nov 2003 Ghana v Somalia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa qualifying round
05 Jun 2004 Burkina Faso v Ghana L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
20 Jun 2004 Ghana v South Africa W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
03 Jul 2004 Uganda v Ghana D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
12 Aug 2004 Ghana v Italy D 2-2 Olympics Group B
15 Aug 2004 Paraguay v Ghana W 1-2 Olympics Group B
18 Aug 2004 Japan v Ghana L 1-0 Olympics Group B
08 Oct 2004 Ghana v Congo DR D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
27 Mar 2005 Congo DR v Ghana D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
05 Jun 2005 Ghana v Burkina Faso W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
18 Jun 2005 South Africa v Ghana W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
04 Sep 2005 Ghana v Uganda W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
08 Oct 2005 Cape Verde Islands v Ghana W 0-4 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
11 Jan 2006 Togo v Ghana L 1-0 International Friendly
15 Jan 2006 Tunisia v Ghana L 2-0 International Friendly
23 Jan 2006 Nigeria v Ghana L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
27 Jan 2006 Ghana v Senegal W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
31 Jan 2006 Ghana v Zimbabwe L 1-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
26 May 2006 Turkey v Ghana D 1-1 International Friendly
29 May 2006 Jamaica v Ghana W 1-4 International Friendly
04 Jun 2006 Ghana v Korea Republic W 3-1 International Friendly
12 Jun 2006 Italy v Ghana L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
17 Jun 2006 Czech Republic v Ghana W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
22 Jun 2006 Ghana v USA W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
27 Jun 2006 Brazil v Ghana L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
15 Aug 2006 Togo v Ghana W 0-2 International Friendly
04 Oct 2006 Japan v Ghana W 0-1 International Friendly
08 Oct 2006 Korea Republic v Ghana W 1-3 International Friendly
14 Nov 2006 Australia v Ghana D 1-1 International Friendly
06 Feb 2007 Ghana v Nigeria W 4-1 International Friendly
18 Nov 2007 Ghana v Togo W 2-0 International Friendly
21 Nov 2007 Ghana v Benin W 4-2 International Friendly
05 Sep 2008 Libya v Ghana L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 5
12 Oct 2008 Ghana v Lesotho W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 5
11 Feb 2009 Egypt v Ghana D 2-2 International Friendly
29 Mar 2009 Ghana v Benin W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
05 Aug 2009 Libya v Ghana L 1-0 International Friendly
06 Sep 2009 Ghana v Sudan W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
09 Sep 2009 Japan v Ghana L 4-3 International Friendly
11 Oct 2009 Benin v Ghana L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
15 Nov 2009 Ghana v Mali D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
01 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Ghana L 4-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2010 Ghana v Latvia W 1-0 International Friendly
13 Jun 2010 Serbia v Ghana W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
26 Jun 2010 USA v Ghana W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
02 Jul 2010 Uruguay v Ghana L 1-1 (2-4) FIFA World Cup Quarter-final


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