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Sports Ministry condemns Muntari abuse, calls for drastic reforms

Ghana’s Ministry for Sports has condemned the unending racial abuse on African sportsmen with particular interest in the recent case of its international, Sulley Ali Muntari. In a statement showing solidarity with the 32-year-old Pescara midfielder who was at the receiving end of unsavory chants from some fans during a game against Cagliari in the Italian Serie A last Sunday, …

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Fmr. Sports Minister visits Fmr national welter weight champion, Isaac Aryee

The former sports Minister and MP for Odododiodio constituency Hon Nii Lantey Vanderpuye has visited former national welter weight champion Isaac Aryee who was involved in a fatal accident on Wednesday May 3rd at the accident center of Korle Bu teaching hospital. Hon Vanderpuye who was out of the country at the time of the incident arrived yesterday, and upon …

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Hearts of Oak vs WAFA SC, Phobians confident of halting surprise leaders

Hearts of Oak will relish the opportunity of putting the brakes on the resurgence of the West African Football Academy when they host them on Monday at the Accra sports stadium. The Phobians go into the crucial game with a huge morale booster following their 3-1 win over archrivals Asante Kotoko SC last week in the first leg of the …

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Ministry hails Kwesi Nyantakyi’s appointment as CAF 1st Vice president

The Youth and Sports Ministry has sent a congratulatory message Kwesi Nyantakyi who has been appointed CAF 1st vice president. The Ghana Football Association president was approved by CAF Executive Committee on Monday during its first meting under the reign of CAF’s new President Ahmad Ahmad in the Bahrain capital of Manama. Nyantakyi becomes the second most powerful person in …

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Weah’s son makes waves for USA – In CONCACAF U-17 Cup

The son of Liberia legend George Weah is helping the United States Under-17 team in their bid to qualify for the 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup in India in October. A 17-year-old striker, Timothy Weah, otherwise known as Tim Weah, is part of the US team currently campaigning in the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) …

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No coaching job for Stephen Appiah at Serie C side Como

Como FC owner Akosua Puni-Essien says there are no plan to appoint ex-Juventus star Stephen Appiah as a coach at the Serie C side. Earlier reports claimed, Puni-Essien was not impressed with coach Fabio Gallo and was looking at replacing the Italiin trainer. Appiah, who also played for Bologna and Cesena in the twilight of his career, was linked with …

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Christian Atsu wins Championship title with Newcastle United

Christian Atsu won the English Championship title with Newcastle United on Sunday after Brighton drew 1-1 with Aston Villa. The Magpies pipped the Seagulls by one point on the final day of the regular season. Atsu lasted the entire duration at St James Park as Newcastle comfortably saw off Barnsley 3-0 with goals from Ayoze Perez, Chancel Mbemba and Dwight …

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Christian Atsu wins Championship title with Newcastle United

Christian Atsu won the English Championship title with Newcastle United on Sunday after Brighton drew 1-1 with Aston Villa. The Magpies pipped the Seagulls by one point on the final day of the regular season. Atsu lasted the entire duration at St James Park as Newcastle comfortably saw off Barnsley 3-0 with goals from Ayoze Perez, Chancel Mbemba and Dwight …

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Ghana’s Kwesi Nyantakyi named CAF 1st Vice

Ghana Football Association (GFA) chief Kwesi Nyantakyi has been named the 1st Vice President of the Confederation of African Football (Caf), making him the second most powerful powerful person in African football. As Ghanasoccernet.com exclusively predicted on Sunday, Nyantakyi was approved by CAF Executive Committee on Monday during its first meting under the reign of CAF’s new President Ahmad Ahmad …

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