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Hearts of Oak charged by Ghana FA

Hearts of Oak have been charged for a misconduct after their Ghana Premier League match against Liberty Professionals last Sunday. The Rainbow Club have instituted Player of the Match sponsored by Fero Mobiles which according to the Article 82(1) and 82(4) of the Second Amendment of the GFA Statutes breaches the agreement signed between the Ghana Football Association and NASCO …

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FIFA President mourns with Ghana FA on death of Robert Hammond

FIFA President, Gianni Infantino has personally sent a letter of commiseration to the Ghana Football Association (GFA) mourning the death of former Hearts of Oak and Black Stars hero, Robert Hammond who passed away in the United States this week. Hammond famously shone for Hearts of Oak in the 1970s when he teamed up with Anas Seidu, Peter Lamptey (Goal …

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GFA EXCO member Osei Palmer lauds Black Starlets AFCON U17

Ghana Football Association Executive Committee member Winfred Osei Palmer is impressed with the Black Starlets second place finish at the Africa U17 Championship. Ghana managed the runners-up position despite high hopes for the team to clinch the title for the third time. Coach Paa Kwesi Fabin’s side suffered a 0-1 defeat at the hands of fellow West African neighbours Mali …

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Black Starlets should have won the Africa U17 title – Mohammed Polo

Former Ghana international Mohammed Polo insist the Black Starlets should have won the Africa U17 Championship. Ghana failed to make history by becoming the first African country to win the competition on three occasions after losing to Mali in the finals. The Black Starlets team were tipped favorite to annex the trophy having started the competition on a good note …

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Ashgold job is a difficult task for C. K. Akunnor – Augustine Arhinful

Former Black Stars player, Augustine Arhinful is of the view C. K. Akunnor accepting to coach relegation threatened Ashgold is a tough task. The former Dreams FC head coach took over the mantle after veteran coach Bashiru Hayford relinquished his position as the head coach of the club. The Obuasi based have struggled to get the desired results in the …

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I am not interested in GFA presidency seat – Tony Baffoe

Former Black Stars captain, Tony Baffoe has disclosed he is not interested in the Ghana Football Association presidency seat but Allah knows the best. President of the Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi who has been appointed as CAF 1st Vice Chairman has already disclosed his intentions not to contest for the 2019 GFA presidency elections. Several names has already come up …

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Deputy Sports Minister wants ‘overaged’ Mali U-17 team investigated

Ghana’s deputy sports minister, Puis Enam Hazide has made an astonishing claim impugning that some members of the victorious Mali U-17 team were over-aged. Mali out-muscled a hitherto unblemished Ghana Black Starlets team to retain the Africa U-17 Championship in Gabon on Sunday. But according to the Ghanaian minister, Ghana’s loss could be attributed to age cheating on the part …

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Atletico Madrid lose transfer ban appeal

In a major blow to their off-season plans, Atletico Madrid have failed in their bid to overturn a FIFA-imposed player registration ban  Atletico Madrid have lost an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a transfer ban imposed by FIFA, meaning they cannot register players until January 2018. Diego Simeone’s side, and rivals Real Madrid, were banned from signing …

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Ronaldo: Messi is a companion, not a rival

The Real Madrid attacker praised the Barcelona star saying he does not like comparisons between the two Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo praised Lionel Messi and said he enjoyed watching the Barcelona forward. Either Ronaldo or Messi, the world’s two best players, have won the Ballon d’Or the past nine years, and are compared every season. The Portuguese forward, whose …

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