Baba Issaka


Player Profile

Place of Birth: Not Available

Nationality: Ghana

Position: Defender

Height: 177 cm

Club History


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Jun 2018 Oct 2018 Athlone Town
Jun 2008 Nov 2009 Kildare County
Apr 2003 Dec 2003 Dundalk
Nov 2002 Jan 2003 Kilkenny City  (Loan)
Jul 2002 Jan 2003 St. Patrick's Athletic


Start DateEnd DateTeam

Baba is a left back who played with Great Olympics in Ghana, and FC Jokerit in Finland, before landing on Irish shores and signing for St Patrick's Athletic at the start of the 2002/03 season. A few months later, in January 2003,he went on loan to Kilkenny City until the summer of '03.

For the transitional 2003 season Baba was at Oriel Park where he played for Dundalk before dropping out of league football for a while. But in June 2008 he resurfaced, signing for Kildare County where he played until the end of 2009.

In February 2010 Baba joined the Omani football team, Al Nahda and he next played League of Ireland football in 2018 when he signed for Athlone Town in June of that year.


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