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GHPL Wrap: Hearts silence Elmina Sharks, Tema Youth shock Aduana Stars

Ahmed Toure and Latif Salifu scored for Bechem United and Medeama respectively as the two teams drew 1-1 at the Agyemang Badu Park. Ashanti Gold maintained their quest to escape relegation by thumping Inter-Allies 3-0 at the Obuasi Lane Clay Stadium. Hans Kwofie scored twice for the miners with Daniel Gozar getting the other. League leaders WAFA settled for a …

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We can’t defend league title – All Stars

Coach Abubakar Believer, assistant coach of Wa All Stars says his side has given up on winning the Ghana Premier League trophy this season. Speaking to the press after his side lost to Kumasi Asante Kotoko by 2-1 on Saturday, Coach Believer said retaining the league trophy is impossible and they are now keen on a top four finish this …

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Laryea Kingston wants Black Stars to focus on winning AFCON 2019

Former Ghana international Laryea Kingston has urged the Black Stars to turn their attention to ending their 35-year AFCON title drought as chances of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup looks bleak. The Black Stars chances of making it to a fourth successive world’s football fiesta looks gloomy after collecting just one point from a possible six in Group …

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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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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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