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I’m sad leaving Ghana – Grant

Outgoing Black Stars coach, Avram Grant has revealed that he is sad he is leaving his post at the end of the month. Grant took over from Kwesi Appiah in December 2014 and guided the national side to a second-place finish at the 2015 Afcon in Equatorial Guinea. However, he was unable to repeat that feat this time around, losing …

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Ghana FA popped champagne to celebrate NDC’s defeat- Nii Lante Vanderpuye

Immediate past Sports Minister Nii Lante Vanderpuye has alleged that members of the Ghana Football Association ‘popped champagne and played music’ after his political party lost the general elections. Vanderpuye had frosty relationship with the local football governing after his appointment in January last year. He vowed to sanitize a corrupt-ridden Ghana FA and in some cases exchanged unpalatable words …

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Hearts of Oak warn unauthorized dealers in club’s memorabilia

Hearts of Oak have issued a stern warning to unauthorized dealers in the club’s memorabilia. Management says offenders will be arrested and prosecuted in accordance with the law. Pacific Football Ghana Limited is the only company with the exclusive merchandizing rights by the club.   Source: Ghanasoccernet

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Ghana can win the World Cup – Avram Grant

Ex-Ghana coach Avram Grant believes Ghana can win the World Cup in the near future. According to the Israeli who led the Black Stars to the finals of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, Ghana has a lot of quality players with good character needed to win the ultimate. The former Chelsea coach in an interview with Prince Annan on …

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NBA: Golden State Warriors’ 73-win season means nothing – Michael Jordan

There’s finally word, through Warriors owner Joe Lacob, of what Michael Jordan thinks about Golden State’s NBA record 73-win season last year. In a word: Nothing. Lacob recalled a dinner among NBA owners that included Jordan, the Hornets owner, on 95.7 The Game. “There was a moment where (Jordan) said, ‘You know, 73 don’t mean (blank).’ He did it, Michael …

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Willy Sagnol interested in Black Stars job

Former France international Willy Sagnol has expressed interest in the vacant Black Stars head coach role, starrsportsgh.com can exclusively reveal. The Black Stars job became available after Avram Grant left his role after two disappointing years in charge of the team that ended with a 4th place finish at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon 2017. Sagnol, a former …

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Sports Minister must not negotiate bonuses – Asiamah

Youth and Sports Minister-designate Isaac Asiamah has stated that he will not be negotiating bonuses of players of the various national teams adding that he found it unfortunate that some former ministers were involved in that act. “Why should it take the minister to go and negotiate the bonuses of national teams? It is unfortunate, it does not have to …

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Ghana saves $1.4 million for re-negotiating Black Stars bonuses

Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, the Minister-designate of Youth and Sports, said the nation saved US$1.4 million for re-negotiating the winning bonuses of the Black Stars at the just ended African Cup of Nations Tournament in Gabon. He said the previous government budgeted $4.4 million as winning bonuses for the players and the technical team, after re-negotiating the bonus structure, was …

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