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Sports Ministry owes me $11,500 – Powerlifter Charles Nattey

Powerlifter Charles Nattey who represented Ghana at the Paralympic Games in Brazil last year is pleading with the government to pay him his $11,500 which was money he used in pre-financing himself to the Paralympic Games in Rio last year. In an interview with The Finder, he indicated that before the games they were told to finance the qualification games …

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I want to coach in the Ghana Premier League – Tom Strand

Former Medeama coach Tom Strand is on the hunt for a new club to coach in the Ghana Premier League after bizarrely quitting the club last season. Strand, 34, is back in the country after going AWOL from the club under shocking circumstances after a CAF Confederations Cup match last year. The Swede watched Medeama’s goalless draw against Hearts last …

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I won’t celebrate if I score against Asante Kotoko – Amed Toure

There will be no celebration for Bechem United striker Amed Toure should he score against his former club Asante Kotoko on Wednesday at the Baba Yara Stadium in the Ghana Premier League. ”I won’t celebrate if I score against Kotoko on Wednesday because I still hold them dear to my heart,” Toure told Kumasi-based Silver FM. The Ivorian had three …

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GPL Week 2: Medeama hold Hearts, home wins for WAFA, Liberty

In Week 2 of the Ghana Premier League, Hearts of Oak failed to find the net for the second straight time as they drew goalless at home to Medeama. Hearts midfielder Malik Akowuah was facing his former team for the first time since leaving in the off-season but his efforts were not enough to give the Phobians a breakthrough. Towards …

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Ghana’s friendly with Nigeria scheduled for March called off

The high-profile friendly between African giants Ghana and Nigeria, set to be played in March, has been cancelled. The game was called off at the request of the Nigerians, who have chosen Burkina Faso to replace Black Stars in the all important build up in the match meant to prepare Nigeria for the the AFCON 2019 and Russia 2018 qualifiers …

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Kwaw Kesse tips Kotoko for the league title

Popular Ghanaian rapper, Kwaw Kesse believes Kumasi Asante Kotoko will win the 2016/17 Ghana Premier League. The Porcupine Warriors had a torrid campaign last season which saw Coach David Duncan replaced as head coach with his assistant Michael Osei after 6 matches to arrest the decline in a season which saw Kotoko place 5th. However,the “Abodam” musician is very optimistic …

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All sporting disciplines will receive government’s support – Sports Minister

The Minister of Youth and Sports Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, has reiterated government’s commitment to ensuring that all recognised sporting disciplines in the country receive the necessary support to develop. The Minister said aside football, other sporting disciplines have great potential of winning laurels for the country and stressed the need to ensure that such disciplines deserve the attention of …

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Nyaho-Tamakloe wants Pappoe as FA boss

There are growing calls for Ghana FA president Kwesi Nyantakyi to step down, and Fred Pappoe will be the right man to take his place. That’s according to former FA boss Dr. Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe, who has already pointed to the seasoned football administrator to take over the reins. The recent collapse of the Black Stars at the Afcon in Gabon …

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Godfred Saka’s controversial goal consigns Sharks to defeat

Elmina Sharks endured a painful 1-0 home loss to Aduana Stars on their debut game in the Ghana Premier League on Sunday afternoon. Fans at the Nduom Park protested wildly when Godfred Saka’s free-kick appeared not to have crossed the line but J A Amenya and his assistant signalled for goal. The Local Black Stars defender celebrated in style as …

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