Baba Rahman

Born: July 2, 1994 (age 23)

Height: 5'10.5" (179cm)

Hometown: Tamale, Ghana
Nationality: Ghana flag Ghanaian

Position: Left-back
Team: Chelsea
Chelsea's Ghanaian defender Baba Rahman runs with the ball diring the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Chelsea and Maccabi Tel Aviv at Stamford Bridge in London on September 16, 2015
Career History
Senior2012-2014Greuther Furth
2014-2015Augsburg
2015-Chelsea
→ 2016-2017Schalke 04 (loan)
International2014-Ghana
Sports Mole has 70 articles about Baba Rahman. Articles 1 to 40:
Chelsea's Ghanaian defender Baba Rahman runs with the ball diring the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Chelsea and Maccabi Tel Aviv at Stamford Bridge in London on September 16, 2015
Schalke 04 confirm renewed loan interest in Chelsea left-back Baba Rahman
Schalke 04 sporting director Christian Heidel confirms that they are in talks with Chelsea over re-signing Ghana left-back Baba Rahman on loan.
Aug 14, 18:02
Chelsea's Ghanaian defender Baba Rahman runs with the ball diring the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Chelsea and Maccabi Tel Aviv at Stamford Bridge in London on September 16, 2015
Chelsea defender Baha Rahman suffers serious knee injury
Schalke 04 defender Baba Rahman - currently on loan from Chelsea - is expected to miss a number of months after suffering a serious knee injury while playing for Ghana.
Jan 19, 18:40
Wolfsburg's Swiss defender Ricardo Rodriguez (R) and CSKA Moscow's Serbian midfielder Zoran Tosic vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League group B first leg football match between VfL Wolfsburg and CSKA Moscow in Wolfsburg on September 15, 2015
Chelsea considering approach for Wolfsburg defender Ricardo Rodriguez?
Chelsea are reportedly considering a move for Wolfsburg defender Ricardo Rodriguez as they look to strengthen their backline before the end of the transfer window.
Aug 19, 00:27
Jonas Hector of Germany is closed down by James Forrest of Scotland during the UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifier Group D match between Scotland and Germany at Hampden Park on September 7, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland.
Chelsea planning Jonas Hector move?
Chelsea are reportedly considering a bid of £20m for FC Koln left-back Jonas Hector.
Aug 16, 00:11
Roma's midfielder from Egypt Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match AS Roma vs Bayer Leverkusen on November 4, 2015
Mohamed Salah swaps Chelsea for Roma on permanent deal
Egypt international Mohamed Salah completes his permanent move from Chelsea to Roma, having failed to impress during his two years at Stamford Bridge.
Aug 3, 13:14
Chelsea's Ghanaian defender Baba Rahman runs with the ball diring the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Chelsea and Maccabi Tel Aviv at Stamford Bridge in London on September 16, 2015
Chelsea's Baba Rahman completes move to Schalke 04 on season-long loan
Chelsea left-back Baba Rahman joins Schalke 04 on a season-long loan.
Aug 2, 09:45
Diego Costa is unhappy with a missed chance during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on April 16, 2016
Result: Chelsea suffer defeat to Rapid Vienna in Antonio Conte's first game in charge
Chelsea lose 2-0 to Rapid Vienna in their first pre-season outing, courtesy of strikes from Joelinton and Tomi Correa either side of half time.
Jul 16, 18:54
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Southampton and Chelsea on February 27, 2016
Team News: Diego Costa starts in Antonio Conte's first match in charge of Chelsea
Diego Costa leads the line in Antonio Conte's first pre-season friendly in charge of Chelsea as the team face Rapid Vienna in Austria.
Jul 16, 16:02
Gylfi Sigurdsson celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Chelsea on April 9, 2016
Result: Swansea City end Chelsea's unbeaten streak to reach 40-point mark
Swansea condemn Chelsea to their first defeat in 15 league games as Gylfi Sigurdsson's goal at the Liberty Stadium takes the Swans to the 40-point mark.
Apr 9, 16:54
Pedro is pleased with himself after scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Result: Chelsea cruise past miserable Aston Villa
Chelsea condemn rockbottom Aston Villa to a seventh straight defeat thanks to first Premier League goals from Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Alexandre Pato and a Pedro double.
Apr 2, 14:39
Micah Richards of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Team News: Aston Villa make two changes for Chelsea clash
Eric Black names his first side since taking charge of Aston Villa on an interim basis.
Apr 2, 11:55
Loic Remy #18 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Team News: Loic Remy leads the line for Chelsea
Loic Remy is picked to lead the line for Chelsea as they welcome West Ham United to the Bridge.
Mar 19, 14:02
A terrifying Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Team News: Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas out for Chelsea
Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas are dropped from the Chelsea XI for the visit of Stoke City.
Mar 5, 14:03
Diego Costa of Chelsea and Geoff Cameron of Stoke City argue during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Chelsea at Britannia Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Stoke on Trent, England.
Preview: Chelsea vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole peers ahead to Saturday afternoon's Premier League match between two teams on three-game winning streaks, Chelsea and Stoke City.
Mar 4, 12:39
Bertrand Traore #14 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Team News: Bertrand Traore handed Chelsea start
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink hands a starting spot to Bertrand Traore for Tuesday's Premier League match away to Norwich City, while Kenedy also starts for the Blues.
Mar 1, 18:47
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Southampton and Chelsea on February 27, 2016
Result: Branislav Ivanovic leads Chelsea to late comeback win over Southampton
Chelsea beat Southampton 2-1 at St Mary's to move up to 11th place in the Premier League table.
Feb 27, 16:52
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Team News: Charlie Austin earns first start against Chelsea
Charlie Austin makes his Southampton debut for the visit of Chelsea.
Feb 27, 14:02
PSG forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic does his best impression of a Picasso painting after scoring in the 2-0 win over Saint-Etienne on Jan 31, 2016
Team News: Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic partners Gary Cahill, Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns for PSG
Branislav Ivanovic partners Gary Cahill in John Terry's absence for tonight's last-16 Champions League clash, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns for PSG.
Feb 16, 18:50
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender David Luiz gestures towards Chelsea's Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg football match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain at Stamford Bridge in
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Champions League last 16 first leg between PSG and Chelsea as the two sides meet for the third year in a row in the competition.
Feb 15, 20:53
Chelsea's Ghanaian defender Baba Rahman runs with the ball diring the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Chelsea and Maccabi Tel Aviv at Stamford Bridge in London on September 16, 2015
Baba Rahman 'frustrated' by lack of game time at Chelsea
Baba Rahman admits that his lack of game time at Chelsea is "frustrating".
Jan 13, 12:03
Headshot of Sam Matterface dated August 10, 2015
In Off The Post: The Sam Matterface Column - Jose Mourinho special
In his latest Sports Mole column, commentator Sam Matterface has his say on Jose Mourinho's Chelsea departure.
Dec 18, 11:54
Thibaut Courtois of Chelsea celebrates the opening goal scored by Pedro of Chelsea during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Chelsea at The Hawthorns on August 23, 2015
Team News: Thibaut Courtois returns for Chelsea
Thibaut Courtois will make his first Chelsea appearance since late August as he replaces Asmir Begovic in goal for Jose Mourinho's side against Bournemouth.
Dec 5, 16:33
Willian of Chelsea celebrates scoring his teams second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC and Chelsea FC at Sammy Ofer Stadium on November 24, 2015
Result: Chelsea net four to thrash 10-man Maccabi Tel Aviv
Chelsea move a step closer to qualification from Group G of the Champions League with a 4-0 away thrashing of 10-man Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Nov 24, 21:40
Oscar of Chelsea in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Team News: Chelsea make four changes for Maccabi Tel Aviv
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho makes four changes for his side's Champions League clash with Maccabi Tel Aviv, as Oscar returns to the starting XI in place of Pedro.
Nov 24, 18:48
Chelsea's Brazilian striker Kenedy watches the ball during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge in London on August 29, 2015
Team News: Chelsea make three changes for Norwich City, Kenedy starts at left-back
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho makes three changes for his side's clash with Norwich City, as Kenedy, Cesc Fabregas and Branislav Ivanovic return to the starting XI.
Nov 21, 14:05
Chelsea's Ghanaian defender Baba Rahman runs with the ball diring the UEFA Champions League, group G, football match between Chelsea and Maccabi Tel Aviv at Stamford Bridge in London on September 16, 2015
Baba Rahman reveals Chelsea advice from Michael Essien
Chelsea defender Baba Rahman reveals that Ghana teammate Michael Essien has been giving him advice since his move to Stamford Bridge.
Nov 20, 20:38
Stoke City's Austrian striker Marko Arnautovic celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Chelsea at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, central England on November 7, 2015.
Match Analysis: Stoke City 1-0 Chelsea
Sports Mole reviews the action from the Britannia as Jose Mourinho-less Chelsea lose 1-0 at Stoke for their seventh Premier League defeat.
Nov 7, 20:25
Chelsea's Spanish midfielder Pedro runs with the ball during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge in London on August 29, 2015
Team News: Pedro starts in place of Cesc Fabregas as Jose Mourinho makes two changes
Jose Mourinho makes one change to his starting lineup as Pedro comes in for Cesc Fabregas, while Stoke City are unchanged for the sides' meeting at the Britannia.
Nov 7, 16:36
Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea in action during a Pre Season Friendly between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Team News: Chelsea make three changes for Dynamo Kiev, Cesc Fabregas returns to starting XI
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho makes three changes for his side's Champions League clash with Dynamo Kiev, as Baba Rahman, Nemanja Matic and Cesc Fabregas return.
Nov 4, 18:52
Oscar of Chelsea in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Team News: Chelsea make three changes for Stoke City, Ryan Shawcross returns from injury
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho makes three changes for his side's League Cup tie with Stoke City, as Oscar, Jon Obi Mikel and Baba Rahman return to the starting XI.
Oct 27, 19:00
Jose Mourinho Manager of Chelsea looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James' Park on September 26, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
Team News: Chelsea unchanged for West Ham United clash
Jose Mourinho names an unchanged side for their Premier League clash against London rivals West Ham United at Upton Park.
Oct 24, 14:02
Eden Hazard of Chelsea looks on during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Team News: Eden Hazard returns for Chelsea in Kiev
Eden Hazard is recalled to Jose Mourinho's starting XI for Chelsea's trip to face Dynamo Kiev in Champions League Group G.
Oct 20, 18:41
Chelsea players celebrate their team's first goal by Diego Costa (obscured) during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on October 17, 2015
Result: Diego Costa helps Chelsea return to winning ways
Chelsea beat Aston Villa 2-0 at Stamford Bridge to return to winning ways and pile further misery on their struggling opponents in the process.
Oct 17, 16:52
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa and Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on October 17, 2015
Half-Time Report: Brad Guzan error gifts Chelsea interval lead
Diego Costa's goal 11 minutes before half time proves the difference between Chelsea and Aston Villa in a tightly-contested opening 45 minutes at Stamford Bridge.
Oct 17, 15:47
Eden Hazard of Chelsea looks on during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Team News: Eden Hazard misses out for Chelsea against Aston Villa
Eden Hazard is left on the bench for Chelsea as they welcome Aston Villa to Stamford Bridge.
Oct 17, 14:10
Jose Mourinho Manager of Chelsea shows his frustration after conceding the third goal to Southampton during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Southampton at Stamford Bridge on October 3, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Preview: Chelsea vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews all of the Premier League action as struggling champions Chelsea welcome Tim Sherwood's Aston Villa to Stamford Bridge.
Oct 15, 16:51
Radamel Falcao of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on August 29, 2015
Team News: Chelsea make eight changes for Walsall, Milan Lalkovic starts against old club
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho makes eight changes for his side's League Cup clash with Walsall, as Radamel Falcao and Loic Remy start up front and John Terry returns.
Sep 23, 19:06
Oscar of Chelsea in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Live Commentary: Walsall 1-4 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as hosts Walsall are beaten 4-1 by reigning champions Chelsea in the third round of the League Cup at the Bescot Stadium.
Sep 23, 18:45
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho gives the thumbs-up prior to his side's clash with Everton on September 12, 2015
Preview: Walsall vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole looks ahead to the League Cup third-round tie between Walsall and Chelsea.
Sep 22, 23:55
Headshot of Sam Matterface dated August 10, 2015
In Off The Post: Sam Matterface's say on the weekend's Premier League action
Sports Mole columnist and talkSPORT commentator Sam Matterface looks back over the fifth round of 2015-16 Premier League matches.
Sep 15, 10:38



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