Defender // 6'1" // 185 lbs
Hometown: Accra, Ghana
Previous Clubs: University of Dayton, Michigan Bucks (PDL)
Abubakar spent the summer with the Michigan Bucks (PDL), where he played in all 16 matches including 4 postseason appearances where he lead the team to 13 team shutouts (team record). He also earned Defender of the Year honors along with winning a National Championship.
Abubakar then returned to the University of Dayton for his senior year where he led the Flyers to five shutouts and a 1.11 goals against average, was a Senior CLASS Award Top 30 Finalist and picked up Atlantic-10 Defender of the Year honors.
The center back plays with great pace but is best known for his strength and aerial ability.