- Abu (pronounced: AH-boo) comes from Stromsgodset IF of Norway’s First Division.
- In 2010, he won the Norwegian Football Cup with Stromsgodset IF during his debut season.
- Abu played alongside Crew SC teammate Ola Kamara at Stromsgodset IF for three seasons (2010-2012)
- He is from Accra, Ghana – the same region that Harrison Afful and Jonathan Mensah are from.
- He will be one of four Ghanaian players to wear the Black & Gold jersey this season.
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