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  Tony Yeboah Leeds the Way
Yeboah's blistering scoring pace continued through the winter, until it was put on hold by the African Nations Cup in January.
Yeboah was brought in to spearhead the Leeds offense.
Yeboah's background is actually similar to that of many European players in that soccer was his only passion growing up.
www.soccer.com /euro/features/yeboah.html   (0 words)

  
 leedsfans.org.uk: Leeds United Player Profile: Tony Yeboah
Robby Mitchell says: Tony was an excellent player and it's a pity that he didn't stay in the league for longer.
says: tony was a god, his half way line goal is a portrayal of the greatness of the English premier league, and his head chest knee volley from the edge of the box was almost superhuman.
Ghanaman says: Tony Yeboah payed his dues to Eintrantcht Frankfurt and Leeds but when it came done to the National Team ghanaians had to get down on their knees to see him perform.
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  The UEFA Cup 1992/93 - SG Eintracht Frankfurt (GER)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Uwe Rahn) - Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah, Axel Kruse - Coach: Dragoslav Stepanovic.
Goals: 1:0 Axel Kruse (8.), 2:0 Axel Kruse (14.), 3:0 Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah (21.), 4:0 Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah (22.), 5:0 Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah (36.), 6:0 Axel Kruse (37.), 7:0 Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah (68.), 8:0 Uwe Rahn (83.) and 9:0 Uwe Bein (90.).
The UEFA Cup 1992/93 - SG Eintracht Frankfurt (GER) - The Scorers: 5 Goals: Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah (4 - 1) - 3 Goals: Axel Kruse (3 - 0) - 1 Goal: Uwe Bein (1 - 0), Uwe Rahn (1 - 0) and Dirk Wolf (0 - 1).
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According to Tony, this support from his father, at the time, enraged her mother, Mrs Comfort Yeboah, because she wanted her son to pursue a prestigious career and did not understand why her husband threw his weight behind young Tony to take football as a career.
Tony said he despised racism so when the coach tried to be a racist, he resisted him and this created bad blood between him and two of his colleagues, Augustine J.J Okocha (the captain of Super Eagles of Nigeria) and Gudino, an Italian player.
Tony said at the peak of his career the least goals he scored in a season was 15 but manged to score only six goals in his last season with Hamburg.
www.ghanaweb.com /GhanaHomePage/soccer/pop-up.php?ID=96   (1815 words)

  
 Heritage Magazine
Yeboah, 37, joined Leeds from Eintracht Frankfurt for 3.4m pounds nine years ago and was sold to Hamburg for 1.5m pounds in September 1997, after making 65apearances and scoring 35 goals.
Tony Yeboah is now retired from active to level football and spends more time running a Hotel back in his homeland Ghana, but his tremendous start to the 1995-96 season still sticks in the minds of English football fans.
To sit across from Tony Yeboah in conversation or to watch him on pitch, is to witness an athlete who knows exactly what he wants.
www.myheritagemag.com /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=16&Itemid=39   (350 words)

  
 ESPN.com Soccernet Europe: News - Yeboah could quit Bundesliga
Yeboah's adviser Joachim Leukel said on Monday that Yeboah could be released from his contract running until the end of the season after the meeting.
Yeboah was convicted of tax evasion and fined 360,000 marks by a German court last January.
Yeboah has scored 96 goals in 223 Bundesliga games and was twice the Bundesliga's top scorer during his Eintracht spell, in 1993 and 1994.
www.soccernet.com /europe/news/2001/1119/20011119yeboah.html   (268 words)

  
 Club Ghana - News and Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
TONY YEBOAH, arguably one of the greatest strikers Ghana has ever produced was over the weekend honored with scoring ''Leeds' Greatest Goal'' by the London Club, Leeds United.
Yeboah, 37, joined Leeds from Eintracht Frankfurt for 3.4m pounds nine years ago and was sold to Hamburg for 1.5m pounds in September 1997, after making 65 appearances and scoring 35 goals.
Yeboah, described as a Legend by Leeds' fans, accepted his award in person and was given a standing ovation as he stepped up to the podium and left with a special message for the current squad battling against relegation: 'Don't ever give up, keep fighting to the end.'
www.clubgh.com /showart.asp?art=113&cat=6   (289 words)

  
 Ghana @ World Cup 06   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Rev Osei Kofi and Tony Yeboah, both former key players of the Stars, who made the prediction in separate interviews with newsmen in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region last Tuesday, however, warned the team to be cautiously optimistic and endeavour to go into every match with the seriousness it deserves.
Tony Yeboah, a member of the Black Stars team that won silver at the African Cup of Nations tournament in Senegal in 1992, called on the Stars to step up their training and improve on accurate shooting practices so as not to squander chances that may come their way at the tournament.
Tony Yeboah expressed optimism that the inclusion of Michael Essien and Sulley Ali Muntari in the Stars team would help tighten the midfield which was missing in the recent African Cup of Nations in Egypt.
www.ghana.gov.gh /world_cup/news/008.php   (467 words)

  
 The UEFA Cup 1991/92 - SG Eintracht Frankfurt (GER)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Edgar Schmitt), Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah - Coach: Dragoslav Stepanovic.
Heinz Gründel) - Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah, Axel Kruse - Coach: Dragoslav Stepanovic.
The UEFA Cup 1991/92 - SG Eintracht Frankfurt (GER) - The Scorers: 2 Goals: Uwe Bein (1 - 1), Axel Kruse (0 - 2), Andreas Möller (2 - 0) and Anthony 'Tony' Yeboah (2 - 0) - 1 Goal: Heinz Gründel (1 - 0), Edgar Schmitt (0 - 1) and Ralf Weber (0 - 1).
www.rsssf.com /tablesd/duitec-eintrachtf92.html   (437 words)

  
 Leeds United Football Club News updated daily
Tony Yeboah, speaking on Radio Leeds, before the game on Saturday, said as far as he is concerned he should be fit and available for selection for the Chelsea game on Dec. 1st.
Tony Yeboah is involved in a tax irregularity investigation surrounding his former club Eintracht Frankfurt in Germany.
Tony Yeboah is due back in training with the first team squad this week, but Tony Dorigo undergoes a knee operation that is expected to keep him out for up to six weeks.
www.netxtra.co.uk /jab/lufc1196.htm   (2859 words)

  
 Welcome to Tony YEBOAH! - Miscellaneous   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
This is a bad day for football, Yeboah unwanted by all has reluctantly gone back into retirement as no club would want him.
Yeboah, who is head coach of Ghana's under-21s has decided to come out of retirement and is currently looking for a club to sign this experienced Ghana international who will always be remembered for his stunning strike for Leeds United.
Yeboah has been recently praised for his coaching performances with the under-21s and maybe getting more for producing so many talents.
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 YouTube - Tony yeboah wondergoal against liverpool   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
I was at Woodies (pub) in Headingley, watching the game live and spilt my, freshly ordered pint, all over my new girlfriend and surrounding people when that goal went in.
Yeboah scores a volley past liverpool off the bar (more) (less)
Tony yeboahs 5 best goals for leeds united
www.youtube.com /watch?v=tDx-KUGVGMk   (205 words)

  
 wetteb.de - Anthony_Yeboah
In der deutschen Bundesliga spielte "Tony" für Eintracht Frankfurt und den Hamburger SV.
FC Saarbrücken (65 Zweitligaspiele, 26 Tore) zu den Hessen gekommene Yeboah 123 Bundesligaspiele für die Eintracht, in denen er 68 Treffer erzielte.
Auch dort avancierte Yeboah schnell zum Publikumsliebling, denn in der zweiten Halbserie der laufenden Saison traf er in 16 Spielen 13 Mal.
www.wetteb.de /wiki_Anthony_Yeboah   (422 words)

  
 BBC SPORT | AFRICA  | Yeboah's future in doubt
Yeboah could be on his way out of Hamburg SV Tony Yeboah's Bundesliga career looks almost certain to come to an end this week as he prepares to meet Hamburg club bosses on Tuesday.
Yeboah said in June that he might retire over a financial dispute with the lawyer who defended him in the case.
Yeboah, who has won 36 caps for Ghana, left Eintracht for English premiership club Leeds United before returning to Germany in 1997.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/football/africa/1664490.stm   (273 words)

  
 Yeboah accuses former club of tax evasion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Frankfurt - Ghanaian striker Tony Yeboah, answering tax evasion charges, told a German court on Thursday that his former club Eintracht Frankfurt was to blame.
Yeboah, now with Hamburg SV, is alleged to have failed to pay tax on DM2,3-million (about R7,58-million) he received after extending his contract with Eintracht in 1993.
Kruppa said Yeboah's poor command of German led to a misunderstanding about his tax situation.
www.iol.co.za /general/avant_newsview.php?click_id=19&art_id=qw965321220104B216&set_id=6   (219 words)

  
 Leeds United | Club History | Greatest Games | YEBOAH...YEBOAH...YEBOAH...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
In my then role as soccer correspondent for the Yorkshire Evening Post, I had grabbed star striker, Tony Yeboah, to get an interview as he hurried from the dressing room to the team coach that was waiting to transport the United players to the airport for a night time take-off.
Yeboah put United ahead in the third minute when he hooked the ball over his head and into the net after goalkeeper Fabien Piveteau had the ball knocked out of his hands by teammate, Lilian Thuram, who had inexplicably charged into him.
Yeboah completed his hat-trick nine minutes from time with a neat lob after his pace took him clear of Basile Boli.
www.leedsunited.com /page/GamesDetail/0,,10273~902673,00.html   (531 words)

  
 RZ-Online
Jetzt sicherte Yeboah den Hanseaten den 2:1 (0:0)-Sieg bei Aufsteiger SSV Ulm und damit drei wichtige Punkte im Kampf um eine Spitzenposition.
In der vorigen Saison hatte Yeboah mit 138 Torschüssen einen Bundesligarekord aufgestellt und dabei 14-mal getroffen.
In diesem Jahr aber hatte der Stürmerstar Ladehemmung, auch gegen die Ulmer "Spatzen" kam der wuchtige Angreifer über weite Strecken nicht ins Spiel, weil die Unterstützung aus dem Mittelfeld fehlte.
www.rhein-zeitung.de /on/99/10/03/sport/news/fbulm.html   (464 words)

  
 Welcome to Tony YEBOAH! - Miscellaneous   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
This is a bad day for football, Yeboah unwanted by all has reluctantly gone back into retirement as no club would want him.
Yeboah, who is head coach of Ghana's under-21s has decided to come out of retirement and is currently looking for a club to sign this experienced Ghana international who will always be remembered for his stunning strike for Leeds United.
Yeboah has been recently praised for his coaching performances with the under-21s and maybe getting more for producing so many talents.
www.2benatural.com /yeboah - !http://www.2benatural.com/yeboah   (177 words)

  
 Ghanaian Newsrunner Back-issue
Emmanuel Duah sent a deep cross to Tony Yeboah who captained the team in the FIFA experiment of using three over-aged players and with only goalkeeper Dida to beat, he wasted the good pass.
SYMPATHISERS at the funeral of a 93-year-old man at Anloga in the Volta Region could not control their tears when fro nowhere, one of his children walked to the bed on which the old man had been laid in state and gave him two slaps.
Giving details, Tony Kwabla said his father brought him to the world and abandoned him even though he had the resources to make him what he described as a "human being".
www.newsrunner.com /archive/NW020496.HTM   (0 words)

  
 Leeds Tony Yeboah - 90's Leeds Legend
Yeboah was short of fitness and low on morale when he first arrived but by March things were beginning to click.
The ball was headed (yes, headed!) back by tiny Rod Wallace and, as it dropped 25 yards out, Yeboah spanked home a volley so furious that it nearly broke the sound barrier as it arced towards the goal, thundering in off the bottom of the crossbar.
At Lucas Radebe’s testimonial last year, ‘Yeboah, Yeboah, Yeboah!’ rang out around Elland Road once more, and whilst he fell over the ball more than he kicked it, the crowd was delighted to see him back in the number 21 shirt for one last time.
leeds.livefootball.co.uk /newsarticle.asp?article=85   (626 words)

  
 Leeds United Football Club News updated daily
At least Tony's remarks show he is passionate and hungry." The Ghanaian striker refused to comment further on reports he was unsettled as he left for training today.
Tony Yeboah is reported to be ready to quit Leeds because of his frustration at being left on the bench.
Graham is expected to keep Tony Yeboah on the substitute's bench for the trip to face Middlesbrough.Ian Rush and Brian Deane retain their places up front, with top scorer Wallace also kept waiting for his return after injury, Paul Beesley has recovered from an ankle injury.
www.netxtra.co.uk /jab/lufc1296.htm   (3060 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
When the BBC carried out their recent nationwide poll to find the cult hero of every English club, it was no surprise to see Tony Yeboah named among Leeds United's shortlist of three.
Yeboah's impact at Elland Road had been such that, having signed from Frankfurt for £3.4million in January, he was ranked as United's top scorer by the time he rattled home his third goal against Town.
The expected second-half onslaught from Leeds failed to materialise, although Yeboah headed against the crossbar and McAllister and Rod Wallace both had strike's disallowed, but Ipswich were already assured of a heavy defeat.
www.leedstoday.net /ViewArticle.aspx?SectionID=1083&ArticleID=1933154   (688 words)

  
 Yeboah family history   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
May 18, 2007 - This is the Yeboah page of genealogy information.
Sorry, no results available for Yeboah family history..
Either we experienced a bad connection to the database, or there may be no matching data found.
www.museumstuff.com /family-history/names/Yeboah.php   (92 words)

  
 Tony Yeboah - soccer24-7.com Forums
Tony Yeboah was from Ghana, Leeds signed him from Eintracht Frankfurt for about £3m in 1995.
The one against Wimbledon was a tad fortunate, not even i believed he controlled the ball with his shin then the inside of his knee, but the shot wasn`t too bad though.
Tony was twice the Bundesliga top scorer of the season during his time in Frankfurt.
www.soccer24-7.com /forum/showthread.php?t=9242   (961 words)

  
 toney yeboah in The AnswerBank: Sport
After a brief intermezzo with English Premier League club Leeds United, Yeboah returned to Germany, the place he said he had adopted as his second home, and played for Hamburg between 1997 and 2001, the year of his official retirement from European professional football.
After difficulties with the German tax authorities, Yeboah left Germany to celebrate his semi-retirement in the Middle East, where he ensured his Qatar-based team Al-Etihad won the league title and the King's Cup.
At the moment, Yeboah lives in Accra, Ghana, with his wife Tasha and their four children.
www.theanswerbank.co.uk /Sport/Question117496.html   (226 words)

  
 Soccer News of Tuesday, 13 September 2005
When asked about the chances of the Stars, he emphatically said, “The Stars will be at Germany 2006 and that Ghanaians should not put undue pressure on the team should they achieve that feat”.
According to him, his only wish is that Ghanaians support the current Black Stars squad to achieve greater laurels for the nation.
Tony also briefly commented on the former Bayern Munich star, Samuel Osei-Kuffour’s issue with the handlers of the senior national soccer team, he suggested that the coach should look at the issue from the angle of ‘father and son’ relationship, so that the impasse can be resolved amicable.
www.ghanaweb.com /GhanaHomePage/soccer/artikel.php?ID=89979   (289 words)

  
 Ghana Football Association :: General News
The Ghanaian trio of Abedi Pele, Tony Yeboah and Anthony Baffoe were missing in action for the African Legend side that lost 3-1 to their European opponents on Saturday.
Organizers of the Charity match confirmed that the Ghanaian duo of Pele and Yeboah would not be joining the squad of former African stars for Saturday night's game because of commitments relating to the 2006 World Cup in Ghana.
Former Malawi midfielder Ernest Chirwali and ex-Bafana stalwart Helman Mkhelele replaced Pele and Yeboah in the African squad, which was in aid of the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund.
www.ghanafa.org /news/archiveread.asp?contentid=536   (208 words)

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