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Nana Attakora (CAN)

Current club: USA / San Francisco Deltas
Connect: @NanaAttakora3 @n.attakora3
Date of birth: 1989-03-27
Age 28
Birthplace: North York, ON, CAN
Raised: Brampton & Orangeville, ON, CAN
School(s): York University
Height: 185 cm
Active Start: Brampton YSC
Team Honours: 3x Canadian Championship winner (2009, 2010, 2011)
International "A" totals: #CANMNT
Appearances: 10
Starts: 5
Goals: 0
Assists: 0
Clean Sheets: 0
Profile Text Last Updated 2017-01-20
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Notes

Nana Attakora-Gyan... sports family (rugby sister)... his father was born in Kumasi, Ghana... he was born in the North York region of Toronto, but then moved with his family to neighbouring Brampton and then to Orangeville for his high school years... grew up playing soccer, football, basketball... he was five years old when he started playing soccer for Brampton SC... enjoys reading, relaxing, hanging out with family and friends... favourites have included Michael Essien, Chelsea... other favourites have included Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat, New Orleans Saints...

For Country

he was 15 years old when he made his debut in the Canadian youth program in 2004 with coach Stephen Hart... represented Canada at the 2005 CONCACAF Under-17 Qualification tournament... represented Canada at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Canada 2007... represented Canada at the 2009 CONCACAF Under-20 Championship in Trinidad and Tobago... he was 20 years old when he made his debut for Canada (31 January 2010)... represented Canada in 2011 CONCACAF / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Brazil 2014... finished fourth with Canada at the 2012 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying tournament...

Year Prize Honour
2009 Men's / Masculin Canadian U-20 Players of the Year
2008 Men's / Masculin Canadian U-20 Players of the Year
End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
2017-01-23 CAN MNT Michael Findlay [2017-01] Men’s international friendly in Bermuda USA / San Francisco Deltas 27
2017-01-18 CAN MNT Michael Findlay [2017-01] Men’s national camp in USA USA / San Francisco Deltas 27
2015-10-14 CAN MNT Benito Floro [2015-10] Men's International Friendly in USA USA / San Antonio Scorpions 26
2015-06-17 CAN MNT Benito Floro [2015-06] FIFA World Cup Qualifiers - Round 2 San Antonio Scorpions 26
2015-01-20 CAN MNT Benito Floro [2015-01] Men’s national camp in USA USA / D.C. United 25
2014-11-19 CAN MNT Benito Floro [2014-11] Men's International Friendly in Panama 25
2014-09-10 CAN MNT Benito Floro [2014-09] Men’s national camp in Toronto USA / D.C. United 25
2014-01-22 CAN MNT Benito Floro [2014-01] Men’s national camp in USA USA / D.C. United 24
2013-11-20 CAN MNT Benito Floro [2013-11] Men’s national camp in Europe USA / San Jose Earthquakes 24
2013-07-28 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2013-07] CONCACAF Gold Cup USA / San Jose Earthquakes 24
2013-01-30 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2013-01] Men's national camp in USA FC Haka 23
2012-04-03 canm23 Tony Fonseca [2012-03] CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifier sans club 23
2012-03-20 canm23 Tony Fonseca [2012-03] Men’s U-23 pre-tournament camp sans club 22
2012-03-01 CAN MNT Stephen Hart [2012-02] Men’s national camp sans club 22
2011-11-16 CAN MNT Stephen Hart [2011-11] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers USA / San Jose Earthquakes 22
2011-01-22 canm23 Tony Fonseca [2011-01] Men’s U-23 camp in USA CAN / Toronto FC 21
2010-09-08 CAN MNT Stephen Hart [2010-09] Men’s International Friendly series CAN / Toronto FC 21
2010-02-01 CAN MNT Stephen Hart [2010-01] Men’s International Friendly match CAN / Toronto FC 20
2010-01-19 canm23 Tony Fonseca [2010-01] Men’s U-23 camp in USA CAN / Toronto FC 20
2009-03-12 canm20 Tony Fonseca [2009-03] CONCACAF Men’s Under-20 Championship CAN / Toronto FC 19
2009-03-03 canm20 Tony Fonseca [2009-02] Men’s U-20 pre-tournament camp CAN / Toronto FC 19
2009-02-04 canm20 Tony Fonseca [2009-01] Men’s U-20 camp in USA CAN / Toronto FC 19
2008-12-22 canm20 Tony Fonseca [2008-12] Men’s U-20 camp in USA CAN / Toronto FC 19
2008-11-27 canm20 Tony Fonseca [2008-11] Men’s U-20 camp in Switzerland CAN / Toronto FC 19
2008-05-12 canm20 Ray Clark [2008-05] Men’s U-20 camp in Toronto CAN / Toronto FC 19
2007-07-09 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2007-07] FIFA U-20 World Cup Canada 2007 CAN / Toronto FC 18
2007-06-27 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2007-06] Hyundai Canadian Men's U-20 Tour presented by Yahoo! Canada CAN / Toronto FC 18
2007-06-07 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2007-06] Hyundai Canadian Men's U-20 Tour presented by Yahoo! Canada CAN / Toronto FC 18
2007-05-12 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2007-05] Hyundai Canadian Men's U-20 Tour presented by Yahoo! Canada CAN / Toronto FC 18
2007-03-28 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2007-03] Hyundai Canadian Men's U-20 Tour presented by Yahoo! Canada 18
2007-01-22 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2007-01] Men’s U-20 campMen’s U-20 camp in USA 17
2006-12-21 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2006-12] Men’s U-20 camp in USA 17
2006-10-07 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2006-10] Men’s U-20 camp in Czech Republic 17
2006-09-05 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2006-09] Porto International USA / San Jose Earthquakes 17
2006-07-10 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2006-07] Men’s U-20 camp in Ontario 17
2006-01-12 canm20 Dale Mitchell [2006-01] Copa Chivas 16
2005-12-23 canm18 Dale Mitchell [2005-12] Men’s U-18 camp in Vaughan 16
2005-10-30 canm18 Dale Mitchell [2005-10] Men’s U-18 camp in England 16
2005-05-22 canm17 Stephen Hart [2005-05] CONCACAF Men’s Under-17 Qualifying 16
2005-04-17 canm16 Stephen Hart [2005-04] Men’s U-16 camp in Vaughan 16
2004-12-31 canm15 Stephen Hart [2004-12] Men’s U-15 camp in USA 15
2004-11-20 canm15 Stephen Hart [2004-11] Men’s U-15 camp in Mexico 15
2004-05-04 canm17 Stephen Hart [2004-04] Ballymena Tournament 15
(GP = Games Played; GS = Games Started; SU = Games Played as Substitute; Min. = Minutes; G = Goals; A = Assists; Y = Cautions; R = Ejections; GA = Goals Allowed; CS = Clean Sheets)

International "A" records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
2017 CAN MNT 1-0-0 28 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
2015 CAN MNT 0-1-1 26 2 2 0 161 0 0 1 0 N/A 0
2013 CAN MNT 0-1-3 24 4 2 2 215 0 0 1 0 N/A 0
2012 CAN MNT 0-0-1 23 1 0 1 29 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
2011 CAN MNT 1-0-0 22 1 0 1 20 0 0 1 0 N/A 0
2010 CAN MNT 0-0-1 21 1 0 1 19 0 0 1 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 10 5 5 534 0 0 1 0 0 0

More International Records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
2012 canm23 1-1-1 23 3 3 0 270 0 0 1 0 N/A 0
2009 canm20 1-0-1 20 2 2 0 148 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
2007 canm20 0-0-2 18 2 2 0 180 0 0 1 0 N/A 0
2005 canm17 1-0-2 16 3 3 0 270 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 10 10 0 868 0 0 1 0 0 0
(Min. = Minutes; G = Goals; A = Assists; Y = Cautions; R = Ejections; GA = Goals Allowed; CS = Clean Sheets)
Date Location Match CAN RESULT Opponent Age Start Min. G A Y R GA CS
2017-01-22 Devonshire Parish, BER Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 4 : 2 BER 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015-01-19 Orlando, FL, USA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 1 ISL 25 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
2015-01-16 Orlando, FL, USA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 2 ISL 25 1 71 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013-11-19 Celje, SVN Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 1 SVN 24 45 45 0 0 1 0 0 0
2013-11-15 Olomouc, CZE Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 2 CZE 24 73 17 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013-01-29 Houston, TX, USA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 0 USA 23 1 63 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013-01-26 Tucson, AZ, USA Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 4 DEN 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012-03-31 Kansas City, KS, USA CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying canm23 1 : 3 MEX 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012-03-24 Nashville, TN, USA CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying canm23 2 : 0 USA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012-03-22 Nashville, TN, USA CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying canm23 0 : 0 SLV 23 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
2012-02-29 Limassol, CYP Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 1 : 3 ARM 22 61 29 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011-11-15 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN MNT 4 : 0 SKN 22 70 20 0 0 1 0 0 0
2010-01-31 Kingston, JAM Men's International Friendly CAN MNT 0 : 1 JAM 20 71 19 0 0 1 0 0 0
2009-03-09 Macoya, TRI CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 2 : 0 MEX 19 1 58 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009-03-07 Macoya, TRI CONCACAF Men's Under-20 canm20 0 : 1 TRI 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007-07-08 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA U-20 World Cup canm20 0 : 2 CGO 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007-07-01 Toronto, ON, CAN FIFA U-20 World Cup canm20 0 : 3 CHI 18 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
2005-05-21 Culiacán, SI, MEX CONCACAF Men's Under-17 canm17 0 : 2 MEX 16 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005-05-19 Culiacán, SI, MEX CONCACAF Men's Under-17 canm17 5 : 0 HAI 16 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005-05-17 Culiacán, SI, MEX CONCACAF Men's Under-17 canm17 0 : 2 HON 16 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0

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