Ghana’s Abdulai Mukarama seals move to Spanish club Deportivo Alaves Femenino

Published on: 16 July 2021

Former Ghana U-20 female team captain, Abdulai Mukarama has complete a transfer to Spanish outfit Deportivo Alaves Femenino.

The ex-Black Princesses attacker on the back of successful talks has joined the new club on a two-year contract from Ghanaian national women's league side Northern Ladies.

“Deportivo Alavés and Abdulai Mukarama have reached an agreement whereby the Ghanaian forward will become a new Albiazul player for the next two seasons," the club has announced on Friday.

The statement from Deportivo Alaves Femenino adds, “Abdulai Mukarama [Ghana, 2002] occupies the forward position and comes to the Gloriosas from Northem Ladies FC. Last season she competed in LSU Soccer, the American university league, where she managed to be the top scorer of the championship," added the club.

“The Ghanaian attacker has international experience as the captain of her national team, being one of the top references of the 'Black Maidens' scoring 12 goals in the preliminary competition of the African zone for the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Uruguay 2018."

Abdulai Mukarama is set to light up the Spanish Women’s League after finishing her education at the Tyler Junior College.

Deportivo Alaves Femenino becomes her first official club abroad although she excelled with her college team during her time at the school.