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Former Black Stars, Kotoko striker Opoku Afriyie dies

Former Black Stars striker, Opoku Afriyie, has died. Afriyie, whose immense ability in front of goal earned him the nickname ‘Bayie’, reportedly died on Sunday in Kumasi. Although no cause of death has officially been announced, reports suggest that the 75-year-old had been unwell for some time. Opoku Afryie, admired throughout his professional career for […]

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Former Real Madrid president dies after contracting coronavirus

Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz died on Saturday after being taken to hospital with coronavirus. Sanz, 76, was president at the Bernabeu from 1995-2000, a period in which Real won the Champions League twice. “My father has just died,” wrote Sanz’s son Lorenzo Sanz Duran on Twitter. “He did not deserve this end in […]

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Euro 2020 postponed until next summer

Euro 2020 has been postponed by one year until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic, say multiple European football associations. Uefa, European football’s governing body, has been holding an emergency video conference involving major stakeholders on Tuesday. The associations say it was decided the tournament will now take place from 11 June to 11 July […]

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Medeama vow to stretch ‘bogus’ FA ruling on points deduction to elastic limits

Ghana Premier League Medeama SC have vowed to fight the Ghana Football Association to the last resolute end over their points deductions. The Disciplinary Wing of the Ghana Football Association released a ruling on Monday docking Medeama 6 points from their accumulated points for fielding an unqualified player against Great Olympics. Olympics filed a protest […]

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BREAKING: Great Olympics win protest against Medeama SC

Great Olympics have been declared winners of their protest against Medeama in respect of their matchday 12 game played at the Akoon park in Tarkwa. In a protest filed after the match, Great Olympics claimed that Medeama fielded an unqualified player in the said match. Click here for GFA Disciplinary Committee’s decision: Protest Decision – Great […]

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Ghana midfielder Agyemang Badu wants Ghanaians to tackle coronavirus with all seriousness

2014 FIFA World Cup Ghana star Emmanuel Agyemang Badu wants Ghanaians to handle the coronavirus with all seriousness in a bid to combat the global pandemic. The deadly virus ‘has arrived’ in the West African country with all schools closed, borders shut down and a ban imposed on all public gathering. Ghana’s numbers have been […]

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George Afriyie and Nana Yaw Amponsah spotted holding brief discussions in Mampong

Former Ghana FA Vice President George Afriyie was captured on camera holding a brief discussion with Nana Yaw Amponsah at the end of Planners Athletic Club’s 1-1 drawn game with Phar Rangers in the Division One League on Sunday. The two astute football administrators contested in the 2019 Ghana FA Presidential elections which was won […]

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2021 AFCON qualifiers postponed due to Coronavirus Outbreak

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) have postponed the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers scheduled between March 25 and 31. The decision comes after a meeting was held on Friday over the mass spread of the Coronavirus pandemic which has halted several sporting activities. The third round of matches for Cameroon 2021 was scheduled […]

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Hearts of Oak confirm Congo National team call-up for Raddy Ovouka

Hearts of Oak left-back Raddy Ovouka has earned an invite to the Congo National team ahead of their Cup of Nations qualifier later this Month. The Club confirmed the player’s invitation after receiving official notification from the Congolese FA. Ovouka has claimed his position in the Hearts of Oak team ousting William Dankyi from the […]

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Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta tests positive for coronavirus

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has tested positive for coronavirus. The Gunners have closed their training ground and club staff who had recent contact with Arteta will now self-isolate. The club expects it to be a “significant number of people”, including first-team staff and coaches. In a statement, Arsenal managing director Vinai Venkatesham said Spaniard Arteta, […]

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Aduana and Ashantigold share the spoils in “Betway Derby”

The clash between Aduana Stars and Ashantigold is often a hugely anticipated one. With both teams neck on neck for this season’s league title, the game in Dormaa had extra significance with the winner guaranteed top spot in the league. With both clubs backed by bookmaking giants, Betway, for the better part of two years, […]

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Ghanaian Journalists arrive in UK for official launch of Hearts-Kotoko Independence Match

The Independence Match between Hearts of Oak and Kotoko will be launched at the Hive Stadium in London on Monday. ProBall International LTD, organizers of the game will use the opportunity to formally talk about the match day activities, ticketing, security arrangements, broadcasting coverage and other important details. Fredrick Moor and George Amoako, Chief Executive […]

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VIDEO: Watch unstoppable Ghanaian teenager Jeremy Doku score twice for Anderlecht

The teenager, whose artfulness and flair on the ball has been likened to Real Madrid star Eden Hazard, scored a second-half brace as the Royal Club dismantled their visitors at the Lotto Park in Anderlecht. Doku, 17, who is a one-time target for Liverpool, has now recorded three league goals in 21 appearances so far […]

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Ghana-pursuit Jeremy Doku scores twice in Anderlecht heavy win

Belgian-born Ghanaian youngster Jeremy Doku doubled a brace for Anderlecht when they demolished Zulte-Waregem 7-0 in the Belgian Jupiler League on Saturday night. The teenager, whose artfulness and flair on the ball has been likened to Real Madrid star Eden Hazard, scored a second-half brace as the Royal Club dismantled their visitors at the Lotto […]

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VIDEO: Watch Jordan Ayew and Benteke toy with Watford defenders at the death

Ghana striker Jordan Ayew took turns with Belgian forward Christian Benteke to toy with the Watford defence at the death of their 1-0 home win on Saturday. Below a video shared by a Crystal Palace fan during the game exchanges at the Selhurst Park. Just so enjoyable to put that awful club back right into […]

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Ronaldinho detained in Paraguay for allegedly travelling with fake passport

Former Brazil forward Ronaldinho is being held by police in Paraguay for allegedly using a fake passport to enter the country, authorities say. Police searched a hotel in the capital, Asuncion, on Wednesday, where the star had been staying with his brother. Paraguay’s interior minister told ESPN Brazil that the pair had not been arrested […]

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Baah, Nettey and Moro shortlisted for Kotoko player of the Month

Kotoko have shortlisted goalkeeper Kwame Baah, Christopher Nettey and Moro Ibrahim to vie for the Club’s player of the Month. The three players were phenomenal for the Porcupine Warriors with Ibrahim scoring in the team’s 3-1 win over Bechem United. Kwame Baah who previously played second fiddle to team captain Felix Annan in post has […]

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Black Stars Coach CK Akonnor readies himself to manage player ego

Black Stars Coach CK Akonnor is ready to manage the egos of players should it occur. The former Kotoko and Hearts of Oak trainer named his 23-man squad for the double Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan later this Month. Akonnor handed invitations to four local-based players with Tarique Fosu of Brentford and Hapoel Ra’anana […]

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Inaki Williams narrates how his Ghanaian parents adopted Liberian Citizenship and settled in Spain

Ghanaian-born attacker Inaki Williams has revealed how his parents adopted Liberian citizenship and ended up in Spain. The 25-year-old was born in the Spanish city of Bilbao to Ghanaian parents after they fled to the European country in search of greener pastures. Williams who is now one of the top rated footballers in Spain has […]

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Division One League: Planners hold Amidaus at Tema

Planners Athletic Club managed to squeeze out a point from Amidaus Professionals after holding them to a 1-1 drawn game in the Division One League tie at the Tema Park on Wednesday afternoon. Defender Vitus Yamoah converted a 23rd minute penalty and Planners shielded the lead until the hosts pulled even through a last-gasp free […]

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TURKISH WOMEN’S CUP: Black Queens suffer defeat to Chile in opening match

Ghana’s Black Queens conceded three second half goals against Chile in their opening game of the 2020 Turkish Women’s Cup. Coach Mercy Tagoe’s ladies having held their counterparts in the first half could not contain the intense pressure as they allowed in three goals into their net. Chile first scored from the penalty spot following […]

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Ghanaian media thrown into state of fear and anger as ace journalist Amin Lamptey is brutalised by Dreams FC Boss for criticising GFA President

The Ghanaian media has been thrown into a state of fear and panic amid anger as ace broadcast journalist and writer Mohammed Amin Lamptey was attacked and beaten by President of Dreams Football Club – Jiji Allifo, for constantly criticising Ghana FA President Kurt Okraku. Amin Lamptey, a former TV show host on Metro TV […]

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