Yari Kofi Kuranchi Dakinah (born 1 February 1980) is a Danish professional footballer who plays as a defender.
Born in Copenhagen, Dakinah has played in Denmark and England for FC Copenhagen, Herfølge BK, Walsall,Kidderminster Harriers, FC Nordsjælland and Skjold.
He signed for Walsall on a free transfer in July 2004, before being released in November 2004. At Walsall, Dakinah made two first-team appearances – one in the Football League and one in the League Cup. After leaving Walsall, Dakinah played for the reserve team of Kidderminster Harriers.
He earned ten caps for the Denmark U19 national team
Dakinah also holds South African nationality.
|Full name||Yari Kofi Kuranchi Dakinah|
|Date of birth||1 February 1980|
|Place of birth||Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Height||1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)|