Prince Buaben: Carlisle United sign ex-Watford midfielder

Ghana midfielder Prince Buaben has joined Carlisle United on a deal until the end of the season.

The 25-year-old was released by Watford in the summer after playing 33 times during an injury-hit two-season spell.

Prince Buaben by year

  • 1988 - Born in Akosombo, Ghana
  • 2007 - Joined Dundee United after graduating from the prestigious Ajax academy
  • 2008 - Won first of two caps for Ghana
  • 2011 - Moved to Watford on a free transfer
  • 2013 - Joined Carlisle after four months as a free agent

Previously he spent four years in the Scottish top flight with Dundee United.

"I haven't played since August 2012 and I'm so hungry to play football because I feel I have a lot to prove after being injured a lot at Watford," he told the club's official website. 

"Basically I just want to be playing. This has been a tough year but I'm determined to forget it and I'm grateful to Carlisle for giving me a chance."