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Mourinho posts classy tribute to sacked Ranieri

Jose Mourinho has posted a classy tribute message to Claudio Ranieri after the Italian was sacked by Leicester City. The Premier League champions made the announcement on Thursday evening, a day after the Foxes were beaten 2-1 by Sevilla in the Champions League. After their quite extraordinary title win, Ranieri’s side have struggled in the 2016-17 season and find themselves …

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Legendary coaches Afranie and Duodo go home tomorrow

Ghanaians will pay their last respect to two legendary coaches Emmanuel Afranie and Fred Osam Duodu who will be laid to rest on Saturday, 25th February 2017. Fred Osam Duodu passed way in October last year after a short illness while Afranie died in November last year in a tragic accident. Osam Duodu will be sent to his hometown Agona …

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Frank Acheampong and Emmanuel Sowah to earn $ 20,000 after Anderlecht advanced

Ghanaian duo Frank Acheampong and Emmanuel Adjei Sowah will pocket US$ 20,000 each for Anderlecht’s qualification to the UEFA Europa League round of 16. The Belgian giants advanced on the away-goals rule after losing 3-1 to Russian outfit Zenit St Petersburg on Thursday night which saw both sides tie 3-3 on aggregate. Acheampong lasted 89 minutes and Sowah an unused …

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Over 60 coaches apply for Stars job

The Ghana Football Association have received applications from as many managers for the vacant Black Stars coaching job, according to Ghanasoccernet.com Over more than 60 coaches (mostly expatriates) are said to have expressed interest in handling the team for the next couple of years. Frenchman Frank Dumas, Uganda coach Micho, two time African champion Herve Renard and Scottish Simon Menemy …

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Black Stars Mgt Committee set to meet FA Exco to decide on next Stars Coach

The Black Stars Management Committee will meet the Executive Committee of the Ghana Football Association on Tuesday to submit their report and deliberate on the choice of the next coach for the senior national team following the departure of Avram Grant, the Ghana federation’s Vice President George Afriyie has revealed. George explained in an interview with Angel FM in Kumasi …

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Bashir Hayford to quit coaching after 2016/2017 season

Ashanti Gold SC coach Bashiru Hayford has disclosed he will say goodbye to coaching after the end of the 2016/2017 season. Following his side’s 1-1 drawn away game with Tema Youth on Wednesday, Coach Bash as affectionately referred to reckon the bad officiating in the Ghana premier league has informed a decision for him to leave at the end of …

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REPORT: EPL Manager Harry Redknapp shows interest in coaching Black Stars

Former Tottenham boss, Harry Redknapp has been linked to the vacant Black Stars job. Ghana’s senior national team is coachless after former Chelsea manager Avram Grant mutually ended their relationship following the country’s failure to annex the much wanted trophy at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. A number of Coaches have been reported to have applied for the job …

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Ghana has to solve Black Stars financial challenges – Gerard Nus

Ghana’s assistant coach cum video analyst at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Gerard Nus has called on the Ghana Football Association to solve issues with payment of bonuses at the Black Stars level before future tournaments. Nus who has been to two Afcons with the Black Stars, is yet to be paid for his work at the 2017 Afcon …

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Black Stars coaches protest over non-payment of salaries

Assistant Coach of the Black Stars Gerard Nus has vowed to stay in Ghana until his outstanding salaries and bonuses are paid by the Ghana Football Association (GFA). Nearly three weeks on from this year’s tournament in Gabon, all of the technical staff – bar Nations Cup coach Avram Grant – have still to be paid. But Nus, who also …

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Claudio Ranieri sacked by Leicester City

Leicester City have announced that manager Claudio Ranieri has been sacked. The 65-year-old’s position has come under increasing scrutiny this season, with Leicester unable to get close to the standards they hit in last term’s remarkable Premier League title triumph. The Foxes have lost seven of their last nine matches, including Wednesday’s Champions League last-16 first leg against Sevilla, while …

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