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Stars Captain, Asamoah Gyan excited over Kwesi Appiah’s appointment

The Black Stars skipper has endorsed the return of his former coach and says he will need a total support to achieve success Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan believes Kwesi Appiah is the right candidate to replace Avram Grant as Black Stars head coach following the Israeli’s departure in February. Appiah was handed a two-year contract this week, beating off competitions …

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Tom Strand takes over Great Olympics as Coach

Accra Great Olympics have named Swedish trainer Tom Strand as the club’s new head coach for an undisclosed number years. The former Medeama SC gaffer takes over from Godwin Attram who will now occupy the assistant coach position while featuring for the side in the ongoing 2016/17 Ghana Premier League. The FA Cup winner left Ghana last year under bizarre …

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Kwesi Appiah must acquire Uefa License A – Nana Kwaku Agyeman

Former Okwahu United and Eleven Wise coach, Nana Kwaku Agyeman, has advised Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah to acquire fresh certificates to build his trust and respect in the eyes of his charges. Appiah, 56, was appointed Black Stars coach this week in a two-year deal but, a section of Ghanaians still believe he is not the right man for the …

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We owe MTN a lot of gratitude – Joe Aggrey tells SWAG

Patron and former President of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana [SWAG], Mr. Joe Aggrey has charged the sports journalism body to exhibit gratefulness to MTN Ghana for holding the association down for years now. The Global communications giant [MTN] have been sponsoring the most glamorous annual SWAG Awards Night for the past eight [8] years and Mr. Joe Aggrey …

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Kalusha Bwalya backs Kwesi Appiah to succeed in second stint

Former Zambian great Kalusha Bwalya has backed the Ghana Football Association (GFA) decision to reappoint Kwesi Appiah as Black Stars coach. Appiah, 56, was handed the Black Stars coaching job on Tuesday after weeks of search for Avram Grant’s replacement. Many have expressed divergent opinions on the reappointment of the former Al Khartoum trainer, who was deemed to be a …

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Coach Kwesi Appiah will be under pressure – SWAG President

The president of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG), Mr. Kwabena Yeboah has said that the newly appointed coach of the Black Stars, Kwesi Appiah would face enormous pressure to succeed due to the current form of the team. The Executive Committee of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) on Tuesday approved the report of the six-member committee mandated to …

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GPL: Hearts beats Bechem as Medeama pip Kotoko

Seven Ghana Premier League matches were honored at the various league centers with only one outstanding game to be played on Thursday. WA All Stars failed to honor their match against Olympics due to their late arrival from Senegal where they placed third in the WAFU competition. RESULTS Bolga All Stars 1-0 Elmina Sharks Ebusua 1-1 Tema Youth Hearts of …

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Barcelona’s ‘bad day’ in Paris won’t be repeated – Higuain

Juventus star Gonzalo Higuain believes Barcelona had a “bad day” in their Champions League capitulation in Paris and insists there will be no repeat. The Serie A champions face Barca in the quarter-finals after the La Liga giants scraped through their last-16 tie against Paris Saint-Germain. Barca were crushed 4-0 in the first leg in Paris before advancing with an …

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Appiah’s appointment not politically influenced – GFA

The Spokesperson of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Ibrahim Saanie Daara has denied claims that the return of Black Stars Coach Kwesi Appiah is as a result of some political influence. According to Daara, the FA’s search committee mandated to pick Avram Grant’s replacement are made up of credible individuals and there is no way any external influence could change …

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