Ghanaian youngster Wahab Ackwei included in USL League One Team of the Season

Published on: 17 October 2019

Ghanaian prodigy Wahab Ackwei has been included in USL League One Team of the Season following for his impressive performances for Richmond Kickers.

Ackwei led all defenders this season at the club after making 97 clearances, 49 interceptions and 13 blocks which earned him a place  in the American third-tier league team of the season.

The 22-year-old joined Richmond Kickers on a free transfer after parting ways with New York Red Bull II.

He is currently ranked third among defenders with 177 recoveries and had two assists on 11 chances created in the just ended regular season of the USL Championship.

The highly-rated defender has featured in 25 games and registered two assists for Richmond Kickers in the 2019/20 season.