Category: Sports

Ghana opponents Mali to pitch camp in Morocco

Mali will travel to Casablanca, Morocco for preparations ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations which kicks off next month in Gabon, according to the country’s football federation. The Eagles are paired with Ghana, Egypt and Uganda in Group D. Alain Giresse’s men will spend two weeks in the North African country, training at the Wellness Sports Centre from […]

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Nigeria club sacks Kenichi over bad results

Nigeria club sacks Kenichi over bad results

Former Accra Hearts of Oak coach Kenichi Yatsuhashi has been fired as the coach of Nigerian top-flight side, Ifeanyi Ubah, after just one month in charge of the NPFL club, reports Ghanasoccernet. The Japanese was fired together with his Ghanaian assistant Yaw Preko for the side’s bad performances since taking over.

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2016 Glo-CAF Awards: CAF unveils Top 5 in other categories

2016 Glo-CAF Awards: CAF unveils Top 5 in other categories

The Confederation of African Football (CAF), on Sunday in Cairo released the Top 5 nominees in other categories for the 2016 Glo-CAF Awards with Ghana taking three spots in two categories. Sandra Owusu-Ansah of Ghana and Supreme Ladies and Eric Ayiah of Ghana Under-17 both got nominated for the Player of the Year award. Ghana also got nominated for the […]

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Stars to undergo CAF medical check-up  … To play at 2017 Africa Cup of Nations

Stars to undergo CAF medical check-up … To play at 2017 Africa Cup of Nations

Ghana’s players for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations must pass a CAF medical to play in the tournament in Gabon next year. The Confederation of African Football is introducing medical check-ups of all teams that have qualified for the finals. The new system, known as the PCMA information (Pre Competition Medical Assessment), constitutes an integral check-up of the player […]

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Gala competition to usher in season

Gala competition to usher in season

The  Ghana Football Association (GFA) will organise the Gala competition before the start of the Premier League. This will usher in the new season which is scheduled to start next January. The competition will involve all 16 clubs in the Ghana top-flight and will afford them the opportunity to assess their readiness.

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Queens captain, team nominated for CAF Awards

Queens captain, team nominated for CAF Awards

Black Queens captain Elizabeth Addo is gunning for the CAF Women’s Player of the Year after being named in a five-man shortlist. The Sweden-based player has been recognized after leading Ghana to win bronze at the just-concluded Africa Women Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

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Black Queens arrive home

GHANA’S bronze-winning Black Queens arrived on Tuesday from the Africa Women’s Championship held in Cameroon. The Queens last Friday defeated South Africa 1-0 in their third place contest. A 48th minute header from defender Linda Eshun gave the Queens the win over a tough Bayana Bayana side. The Black Queens also had two players Linda Eshun and Elizabeth Addo named […]

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Aduana Stars praised for winning GHALCA G6 tournament

Aduana Stars praised for winning GHALCA G6 tournament

ADUANA Stars coach, Yussif Abubakar, has praised his players for winning the 2016 GHALCA G6 tournament at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday. The Dormaa Ahenkro-based club defeated Hearts of Oak 4-3 on penalties after sharing the spoils 1-1 in regulation time. Patrick Razak handed Hearts the lead but substitute Nathaniel Asamoah, who came on for Bright Adjei, got […]

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Avram Grant won’t be sacked  … GFA Technical Director confirms

Avram Grant won’t be sacked … GFA Technical Director confirms

TECHNICAL director of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Francis Oti Akenteng, has refuted speculations about Avram Grant’s imminent exit due to recent poor results. The Black Stars coach’s future has been thrown in doubt after he failed to lead the team to victory in their last five matches in all competitions. The four-time African champions are facing an early elimination […]

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Torgah is Gold Fields PGA champion

Torgah is Gold Fields PGA champion

Vincent Torgah has emerged winner of this year’s Gold Fields Professional Golfers Association (PGA) Championship, which ended at the Damang Golf Course over the weekend. It was an outstanding win for the Tema Country Golf Club lad who set a record of finishing 72 holes with 14 under par to clinch the title in the third edition of the event. […]

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