Right back for Ghanaian Premiership side Ashanti Gold SC and the Ghana national U-17 football team. Opare was was named as one of the 50 Most Exciting Teenagers on the Planet in the November 2007 issue of World Soccer Magazine.
Feb 2008: According to press reports, Real Madrid have finally completed the signing of Ghanaian youngster, Daniel Opare. The young defender was born on October 18th, 1990 in Accra and plays as a right-back with Ghana national football team.
Real have beaten a number of clubs to sign the Ashanti Gold SC defender. He came to prominence in the 2007 Under-17 World Cup, and has since then impressed many clubs and Los Blancos has been one of them.
The deal is believed to worth €1.5million and the 17-year-old is said to have agreed a six-year deal with the Whites.
Opare told the Spanish media:
“For me to play in Europe is a dream, The offer of Real Madrid was more interesting to my club.”
On 03 July 2010 Opare left Real Madrid Castilla to sign for Belgian club Standard Liège