Who is Osman Bukari? All the facts and details on the Ghanaian winger

Who is Osman Bukari? All the facts and details on the Ghanaian winger

Claudia Kogi
updated at April 12, 2023 at 8:13 PM

Bukari is a Ghanaian-born professional soccer player renowned for playing as a winger in the Serbian SuperLiga club Red Star Belgrade. He originally used to play in the midfield area as an attacking midfielder before finally switching to the winger position.

Osman Bukari's career stats
Osman reacts during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Crvena Zvezda and AS Monaco at Rajko Mitic Stadium on 8th September 2022, in Belgrade, Serbia. Photo: Srdjan Stevanovic
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A youth product of Accra Lions, who first appeared at the U23 level in 2019, is among the popular African soccer players today, and who has amassed a significant fan base across social media platforms.

Profile summary

Full name

Osman Bukari

Date of birth

13 December 1998

Place of birth

Accra, Ghana

Zodiac sign



23 years old as of October 2022.


5 feet 7 inches or 170 centimetres


150 pounds or 68 kilograms








Professional soccer player

Current team

Red Star Belgrade

Net worth

$5 million

Social media presence


Osman Bukari's biography

The renowned soccer player was born in Accra, Ghana, on 13th December, 1998. The player is still very new to the fame that comes with football. Needless to say, there is no information regarding Osman Bukari's family.

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Osman Bukari's career stats
Nantes' Ghanaian forward, Osman, celebrates Quentin Merlin's goal during the French L1 football match against Paris-Saint Germain on 19th February, 2022. Photo: Loic Venance
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Osman Bukari's state of origin

The renowned player is a Ghanaian national of African ethnicity.

What is Osman Bukari's age?

The famed football player is 23 years old as of October 2022. He annually marks his birthday on 13th of December. His birth sign is Sagittarius.

How tall is Osman Bukari?

Well, the young soccer player stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches or 170 centimetres, and his weight is 150 pounds or 68 kilograms. He has black hair and dark brown eyes.

Osman Bukari's career stats

When did Obadiah Bukari make his debut for Ghana national team? For starters, Osman was fond of football from an early age. Being an active youngster, he participated in most of the curriculum activities, especially those that involved athletics. His love and passion for soccer grew as he grew older.

The young Ghanaian player began his career at Accra Lions in 2017 and played a season for the team. In 2018, he was then loaned to the Belgian First A division club, RSC Anderlecht, to play for the youth level.

His versatility and skills on the pitch were undeniably incredible, and the RSC Anderlecht AS Trencin's head coach spotted him. Consequently, he got promoted to the senior AS Trencin, making his debut in the 2018 season of the Fortuna Liga.

Shortly after joining the club, the Anderlecht's head coach spotted his skills and versatility. So, he consequently got promoted to the senior AS Trencin and made his soccer debut on 29th July 2018.

His debut season was amazing as it established him as the most influential player for his club, AS Trencin. Additionally, he succeeded in being one of the three competing players for the player of the season award. He finished his spell at the club, having played 56 games and scored 12 goals.

Osman Bukari's current team
Osman Bukari in action during the UEFA Champions League Play-Off Second Leg match against Maccabi Haifa at Rajko Mitic Stadium on 23rd August 2022, in Belgrade, Serbia. Photo: Srdjan Stevanovic
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On 4th September 2020, he moved to the fellow Belgian club Zent, signing a three-year deal from Trencin, his previous club. However, after playing just 25 matches for Zent, the club loaned him with an option to buy to the Ligue 1 club FC Nantes, a French professional football team based in Nantes.

While at the club, he won his first professional title, clinching the fourth Club Coupe de France trophy since 2000. After playing for ten months in the club, he finally joined the club of his dreams, Serbian Red Star Belgrade, on 21st June 2022. As of October 2022, Osman Bukari currently plays for the team.

Osman Bukari's net worth

The young soccer star turned pro in 2018. Therefore, he is still yet to accumulate significant amounts of money. He primarily earns his income from playing football.

According to various sources, he has an estimated net worth of $5 million. At his current club, he earns an annual salary of about $1 million.

Osman Bukari's house and cars

The soccer player is one of those soccer stars who try to maintain a low profile, especially on matters about his personal life. That said, he has not disclosed any details regarding his assets. However, judging from his indoor photos and career earnings, he must be living quite lavishly.

Osman Bukari is gradually breaking into the wider soccer world. Additionally, he is a skilled player who has maintained a clean profile since he debuted in soccer.

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Claudia Kogi is a Kenyan content creator with over 3 years of experience. Claudia joined Sportsbrief.com as a writer in January 2022, covering sports and relatable content.