Karela United F C was established in 2014 after Metro Stars was purchase in the year 2013.
In 2014 the new owners decided to change the name from Metro Stars to Karela United F C.
Karela compete in the Ghana Division One league and emerge victorious which saw their promotion to the Ghana Premier League in the year 2017.
Karela United F C is located in the Aiyinese Ellembelle District of the western part of Ghana.
Karela plays its home games at the Crossby Awuah Memorial Park.