Rapids Sign Midfielder Kwame Sarkodie

COMMERCE CITY CO (Tuesday September 16 2008) – The Colorado Rapids today announced the signing of midfielder Kwame Sarkodie. Per league and team policy details of the contract were not disclosed.
(To view Sarkodie's online bio page click here).
Sarkodie has played with the Rapids Reserves in their past two matches both in the midfield and as a defender. He came on at halftime against the Real Salt Lake Reserves on August 30 and played the full 90 minutes against the FC Dallas Reserves on September 5.
A collegiate teammate of Rapids striker Omar Cummings at the University of Cincinnati and a four-year letterwinner Sarkodie finished his UC career with three goals and six assists in 69 matches.
He most recently played with the Cleveland City Stars of the USL-2. On August 23 the City Stars won the USL-2 Championship with a 2-1 win over the Charlotte Eagles; Sarkodie came on and played the final 10 minutes of the match.
#32 Kwame Sarkodie - Midfielder
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Born: 4-27-85 in Dayton Ohio
College: Cincinnati
Last Club: Cleveland City Stars (USL-2)

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