Saudi Arabian side Al Darayah SC sign Ghanaian defender Joseph Adjei

Published on: 14 January 2022

Saudi Arabian side Al Darayah SC have completed the signing of Ghanaian defender Joseph Adjei from Legon Cities, according to

Adjei joins the club on a deal after successful negotiations.

The enterprising centre-back became a subject of interest for several clubs following his outstanding performance in the Ghana Premier League.

He has been instrumental in the ongoing campaign for Legon Cities despite their struggle in the domestic top-flight.

Joseph Adjei earned a place in the Black Stars under former coach CK Akonnor due to his outstanding performance.

He has previously featured for OKC Energy FC and Al Malliya.

In 2015, Adjei was selected to represent Ghana at the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand.

Ghana finished top of their group in the tournament above Austria, Argentina, and Panama. However, the team was eventually knocked-out by their African counterparts, Mali.

He was also named in Black Stars latest squad for Morocco and Côte d'Ivoire friendlies.