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Appiah on right path to AFCON glory – Kingston

Former Ghana international Laryea Kingston says new coach James Kwesi Appiah has shown an early promise of ending the country’s Africa Cup of Nations drought. Having led the Black Stars between 2012 and 2014, Appiah has been given a second chance to lead the team to continental glory for the first time since 1982. And Kingston believes the 56-year-old’s injection …

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Ghana wins bid to host 2018 Africa Armwrestling Championship

The Ghana Armwrestling Federation has won the bid to host the 2018 Africa Armwrestling Championship in Accra. The African Armwrestling Federation after considering bids from Morocco and Ghana decided on the later in a majority vote during it’s Congress in Lagos, Nigeria. “Ghana is said to be the gateway to Africa and we’re convinced that they’re more than capable thus …

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Michael Essien Is My Best Player For The Past Two Decades – John Mensah

Ex-Black Stars captain John Mensah has named former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien as his best player in the past two decades. John Mensah, who played alongside Michael Essien in the Black Stars for over ten years when asked on Football 360, who his best player over the past two decades was named his colleague midfielder Michael Essien. The ex-Sunderland defender …

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Asante Kotoko coach Steve Polack: “This is just the beginning”

Asante Kotoko coach Steve Polack is confident of winning many silverwares for the club following their triumph over arch rivals Hearts of Oak in this year’s President’s Cup on Monday. The Porcupine Warriors welcomed their sworn rivals to the Baba Yara Stadium in the 2017 President’s Cup but both sides failed to find a goal in regulation time as the …

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Venus Williams at fault in car crash that led to fatality – Police

A police report says that Venus Williams is responsible for a car accident earlier this month in Florida, which caused injuries to a 78-year-old man who later died. The Palm Beach Gardens Police report states the accident occurred on June 9 in Palm Beach Gardens and the victim, Jerome Barson, was a passenger in a car that was driven by …

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Columbus Crew SC blocks Afful and Mensah’s U.S. friendly participation

Ghana will be without the Columbus Crew SC pair of Harrison Afful and Jonathan Mensah for Saturday’s friendly against the United States in Connecticut, after they were recalled by their club. Afful captained Ghana and Mensah started the 1-0 defeat to Mexico on Wednesday, but flew back to their club on Thursday morning in time for Saturday’s Major League Soccer …

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‘Always an extra edge to Ghana-USA games’

One of the most iconic images in Ghana’s brief World Cup history is of former captain Stephen Appiah, staring at the ball on the penalty spot with the look of a man truly carrying the hopes of an entire nation. Seconds later, he fixes USA goalkeeper Kasey Keller with a death glare before thumping the ball into the net, then …

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