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Ghana players release short movie on celebrities rejected at nightclubs

Black Stars players at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations have released a hilarious video mocking celebrities who are bounced at night clubs. With no malice intended, the players use that to release tension ahead of crunch matches at the tournament in Gabon. In the sketch, two players acted as bouncers and allowed Black Stars players to enter but a …

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Laryea Kingson wants Black Stars to up their game against Mali

Former Ghana international Laryea Kingson expects the Black Stars to improve on their performance in subsequent matches at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. Ghana who are deemed slow starters in competitions manage to nick out a 1-0 win over Uganda in their opening Group game, a performance which has cast doubts among many Ghana football lovers who looked …

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Hearts of Oak not boycotting Ghana FA Gala competition – Spokesperson

Hearts of Oak have confirmed they will play in next week’s Ghana FA Gala competition to be played in Kumasi. There are circling reports that GHALCA and its members would boycott the knockout competition scheduled for 28-29 January. But Hearts do not support the decision taken by the umbrella body of clubs in the country. “It has come to us, …

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EPL managers tell FIFA not to scrap offside law

Several English Premier League managers delivered a clear message to FIFA on Thursday: Preserve the offside law. Scrapping offside was the most radical of the ideas for changes to soccer floated by FIFA technical director Marco van Basten. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and Southampton counterpart Claude Puel were receptive to Van Basten’s proposal to introduce a new orange-card sanction that …

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AFCON 2017: GNPC urges Black Stars to stay focus

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has urged the Black Stars to keep their eyes on the prize in the ongoing African Cup of Nations Championship (AFCON). A statement issued by the GNPC and copied to the Ghana News Agency said the Corporation was happy that once again the Black Stars of Ghana had made it to the line-up of …

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Andy Murray wins tough Australian Open match against Sam Querrey

With Novak Djokovic checking airline schedules, Andy Murray knew this was no time to slip up and he duly delivered an impressive three-set win over Sam Querrey on day five to move into the fourth round of the Australian Open. In an age of uncertainty, the only sure thing about the rest of his campaign is that it will not …

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Blackstars ready for Eagles battle

Ghana will be geared for a West African derby against Mali when they continue their Group D campaign at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations today.   The Black Stars and the Eagles will battle in the second round of group matches at Stade de Port-Gentil in Gabon. Mali opened their campaign with a goalless draw against Egypt on Tuesday. …

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Cleveland Cavaliers all-stars shine too brightly for shrinking Phoneix Suns

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving celebrated being named Eastern Conference All-Star starters by shining in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 118-103 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Thursday. James scored 21 points, matched a season-high 15 assists and grabbed nine rebounds to fall just shy of a triple-double as Irving scored 26 points and the Cavs broke out of a rare shooting …

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Manchester United and Lyon agree £15m Memphis deal

The Dutch forward has become increasingly marginalised at Old Trafford and now appears set to move to the Ligue 1 club Manchester United have agreed to sell Memphis Depay to Lyon for an initial fee of £15 million that could rise to £21.7m, Goal understands. The Dutch winger arrived at Old Trafford from PSV for £22.3m in the summer of …

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Real Madrid loses back-to-back games after going 40 unbeaten

Real Madrid lost back-to-back games for the first time since November 2015 as Celta Vigo edged the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarter-final. Madrid, whose 40-game unbeaten run was ended by Sevilla on Sunday, fell behind when ex-Liverpool forward Iago Aspas drilled in his 16th goal of the season. The home side levelled at the Bernabeu when Marcelo …

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