Mohammed Rabiu Alhassan (born 31 December 1989) is a Ghanaian professional footballer, who currently plays for Russian Premier League club FC Kuban Krasnodar, and the Ghana national team.
He was signed by Gimnàstic on 31 January 2008 from Liberty, at age 18, a minimum age for international transfer. He has his first game played on 18 May 2008 against Sevilla Atlético and after 6 months left the club and moved to Xerez CD. He played his first game on 11 November 2008 against CD Tenerife. On 7 August 2009. U.C. Sampdoria signed the Ghanaian midfielder on loan from Liberty Professionals FC, the powerful half-back was part of Sampdoria's youth team. After a season, he joined Serie A outfit Udinese Calcio, as the club borrowed the registration quota from Sampdoria.
On 4 August 2010, he trained at Évian Thonon Gaillard for a possible loan, the loan was confirmed by the chairman of the club on 7 and 20 August by Udinese.
On 28 June 2011, Évian achieving promotion to Ligue 1 in the 2010–11 season completed a five-year permanent deal for Rabiu.
Rabiu represented the Black Satellites on international level, he played with the team in the qualifications for the 2009 African Youth Championship in Rwanda. In 2008, he was called up to the Black Stars squad for the 2008 African Cup of Nations in Ghana.
He was named in the Black Stars provisional 30-man squad for the World Cup Brazil, 2014.
August 2016 -- Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala have announced the signing of Ghana midfielder Mohammed Rabiu on a three-and-a-half year deal.
Anzhi Makhachkala confirmed his capture on the club’s official website on Tuesday.
It will be recalled that GHANASoccernet.com broke the news of the defensive midfielder’s move to the club back in July at the team’s pre-season camp in Austria.
The 24-year-old moved on a free transfer after playing three seasons with relegated Kuban Krasnodar where he played 57 matches in all competitions.
He scored one goal, made four assists with 19 yellow and three red cards.
But the Ghana international can only play for the Dagestani club after fully recovering from the knee injury which has sidelined him since May.
He suffered the injury after 63 minutes when they hosted Rostov in a Russian Premier League match.
Rabiu underwent surgery on the anterior cruciate ligament rupture and is currently undergoing rehabilitation.