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Cobby Yeboah named Coach of the Year at Columbus Crew

Ghanaian trainer Cobby Yeboah has been named coach of the Year at Major League Soccer side, Columbus Crew’s youth team. The Ghanaian who coaches the under 11’s of Columbus crew won the accolade after helping shape the developmental programme of the club, grooming young players into world class footballer. Cobby’s playing career began in Ghana where he played through High …

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Yaw Sakyi named Exclusive Sports Man of the Year

Iconic basketball figure Yaw Sakyi Afari has been named Exclusive Sports Man of the Year at the 2017 Exclusive Men of the Year Awards. Afari won the prestigious Award on his second straight nomination in the Sports Category following his tremendous success promoting basketball through his firm Rite Sports Limited. The renowned firm has been instrumental in making events such …

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Samuel Inkoom receives emotional message from wife after FIFA ban

Samuel Inkoom’s wife, Omega, has offered her support to husband after FIFA banned the defender for cheating an agent in a transfer deal back in 2014. The 28-year-old has been ordered to pay creditor Curtis Willet $65,000 or in default serve a one-year ban. Inkoom failed to pay the agent his full share of the booty after he was transferred …

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Sniper hits ISIS target from over 2 miles away

A Canadian special operations sniper successfully hit an ISIS fighter from a record-breaking distance of more than two miles away while assisting Iraqi forces in the push to retake Mosul, according to Canadian Special Operations Command. The unnamed marksman was part of Canada’s elite Joint Task Force 2 special operations unit that is currently deployed in an “advise and assist” …

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Glastonbury 2017: Johnny Depp hints at Trump ‘assassination’

Actor Johnny Depp appeared to threaten US President Donald Trump during a speech at the Glastonbury Festival. “Can you bring Trump here?” he asked the audience, as he introduced a screening of his film The Libertine. After receiving jeers from the crowd, he added: “You misunderstand completely. When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?” “I want to …

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Kwesi Appiah is proof that local content can succeed – Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

Deputy Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has heaped praises on Black Stars Head Coach, Kwesi Appiah, for his influence on the national team so far. Kwesi Appiah began his second stint as Black Stars Head Coach by leading team to an emphatic 5-0 win over Ethiopia in their opening game of the 2019 AFCON qualifiers. The former AS Khartoum …

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Black Stars set to leave for US today

The Black Stars will leave for the United States today Friday 23, June instead of Saturday, as initially announced, as there has been a change in their travel arrangements. The Stars, currently on non-residential training in Accra, are billed to play two international friendlies against Mexico next Wednesday and USA on July 1. Coach Kwasi Appiah on his re-assumption to …

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Frank De Boer set to replace Sam Allardyce at Crystal Palace

Ghana defender Jeff Schlupp is on the verge of getting a new coach as his club Crystal Palace look to be closing in on the appointment of Frank de Boer as their new manager, according to reports. The Eagles are looking for their eighth boss in seven years in the wake of Sam Allardyce’s shock resignation having kept the London …

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Agyemang-Badu insists there is no leadership crisis in Black Stars

Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu has rubbished persistent claims of leadership crisis in the Black Stars. There are widespread claims there is tension between captain Asamoah Gyan and his deputy Andre Ayew over the direction of the team. Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has kept faith with the former Sunderland striker as his skipper while Andre remain deputy as the status quo …

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India policeman lynched in Kashmir

Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir say a policeman has been lynched outside the main mosque in Srinagar, the summer capital . Muhammad Ayub had been deployed in plain clothes outside the Jamia Masjid mosque during the Friday prayers, police told BBC Urdu’s Riyaz Masroor. Locals allege that the officer had fired his gun into a crowd after getting into a brawl …

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