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Chelsea FC Profile: Anita Asante

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Full Name: Anita Amma Ankyewah Asante

Born: Saturday, 27th April 1985 (age: 38)
Place of birth: London, England
Height: 5' 6"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Women's 1st Team Player from 2008 to 2009
Women's 1st Team Player from 2018 to 2020

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Jul 2008 to Jul 2009) - cost: unknown
Sky Blue FC
Saint Louis Athletica
Chicago Red Stars
Washington Freedom
Sky Blue FC
Malmo FF
Chelsea (Jan 2018 to Jun 2020) - cost: unknown
Aston Villa

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Competitive Debut: Sunday, 17th August 2008, Chelsea 5 - 0 Liverpool

Age on debut: 23 years 3 months 21 days

Last Competitive First-Team Appearance: Sunday, 20th October 2019, Crystal Palace 0 - 3 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2008 / 09 13340020
2017 / 18 410005
2018 / 19 3 (1)04007 (1)
2019 / 20 002002
Total20 (1)4100034 (1)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2018 / 19 001001

* oth = other competitive matches such as Full Members Cup, Charity/Community Shield, Fifa World Club Cup.
Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Anita Asante made 34 appearances for Chelsea, of which 1 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League17th Aug 2008Chelsea50Liverpool0 match won
League24th Aug 2008Blackburn Rovers12Chelsea0 match won
League28th Aug 2008Fulham05Chelsea0 match won
League31st Aug 2008Chelsea33Birmingham City0 match drawn
League7th Sep 2008Chelsea30Bristol Academy0 match won
Women's League Cup14th Sep 2008Chelsea40Barnet0 match won Captain
League17th Sep 2008Watford15Chelsea0 match won
Women's League Cup5th Oct 2008Chelsea32Leeds Carnegie0 match won
League12th Oct 2008Birmingham City01Chelsea0 match won
League19th Oct 2008Chelsea04Everton0 match lost
League26th Oct 2008Leeds Carnegie02Chelsea0 match won
Women's League Cup2nd Nov 2008Chelsea30Fulham0 match won
League6th Nov 2008Chelsea10Watford0 match won
Women's League Cup7th Dec 2008Chelsea04Arsenal0 match lost
League10th Dec 2008Chelsea41Fulham0 match won
Women's FA Cup4th Jan 2009Chelsea91Rotherham United0 match won
League18th Jan 2009Arsenal41Chelsea0 match lost
Women's FA Cup1st Feb 2009Derby County02Chelsea0 match won
League15th Feb 2009Liverpool11Chelsea0 match drawn
Women's FA Cup22nd Feb 2009Chelsea31Lincoln City0 match won
League28th Jan 2018Chelsea10Everton1,731 match won
League1st Feb 2018Chelsea00Manchester City2,648 match drawn
League10th Feb 2018Birmingham City02Chelsea669 match won
Women's FA Cup18th Feb 2018Chelsea60Doncaster Rovers1,564 match won
League24th Feb 2018Manchester City22Chelsea1,417 match drawn
Women's League Cup5th Dec 2018Chelsea70Yeovil Town0 match won
Women's League Cup12th Dec 2018Tottenham Hotspur05Chelsea0 match won
League6th Jan 2019Chelsea30Everton3,221 match won Sub on
Women's League Cup9th Jan 2019Chelsea40Reading0 match won scored 1 goal
League27th Jan 2019Chelsea23Birmingham City2,053 match lost
Women's League Cup6th Feb 2019Chelsea02Manchester City0 match lost
League7th May 2019Yeovil Town08Chelsea843 match won
Women's League Cup22nd Sep 2019Chelsea20West Ham United0 match won
Women's League Cup20th Oct 2019Crystal Palace03Chelsea0 match won

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Chelsea FC Women Player Anita Asante

Games Won: 25
Win Percentage: 73.53%
Starts as Captain: 1
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During her Chelsea first-team career of 34 appearances, Anita Asante played alongside the following 47 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Eniola Aluko (21)
Jonna Andersson (7)
Ramona Bachmann (9)
Jade Bailey (2)
Hannah Blundell (9)
Millie Bright (9)
Dani Buet (15)
Karen Carney (6)
Jess Carter (7)
Siobhan Chamberlain (20)
Brooke Chaplen (19)
Katie Chapman (3)
Deanna Cooper (7)
Laura Cooper (1)
Erin Cuthbert (14)
Kylie Davies (17)
Emma Delves (8)
Crystal Dunn (5)
Lizzie Durack (2)
Lizzie Edwards (13)
Beth England (9)
Adelina Engman (4)
Magdalena Eriksson (11)
Georgie Giddings (2)
Shelby Hills (2)
Sophie Ingle (4)
Becky Jane (3)
So-Yun Ji (9)
Sarah Kempson (2)
Fran Kirby (11)
Stevie Lamb (3)
Sian Larkin (3)
Hedvig Lindahl (6)
Maren Mjelde (6)
Katie Owen (12)
Sophie Perry (19)
Mary Phillip (3)
Claire Rafferty (15)
Guro Reiten (2)
Ali Riley (6)
Lianne Sanderson (19)
Jess Smith (17)
Drew Spence (14)
Casey Stoney (19)
Dunia Susi (18)
Carly Telford (6)
Maria Thórisdóttir (5)