Category: Sports

Oly to outdoor new coach today

Shareholders of Accra Great Olympics have confirmed the appointment of Swedish trainer, Tom Marcos Christian Strand as the new Head Coach of the club despite some initial resistance from former Coach, Godwin Attram. But Attram will act in an assistant capacity together with Stephen Botchway, the previous main assistant. Strands appointment was part of a five-point Rescue Plan proposed by […]

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UG retains B’ball crown

University of Ghana (UG) emerged winners of the Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges (UPAC) 2017 basketball Championship with an emphatic 43-21 victory over Marshalls University on Saturday. The Champions retained their crown to equal Accra Technical University’s record of winning the competition on two consecutive occasions. The Marshalls cruised to their first UPAC final after a remarkable comeback against tournament favourites, […]

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Oly sign Strand for 2-yrs

Swedish trainer, Tom Markus Strand has signed a two-year deal with Accra Great Olympics. He will take over the technical responsibilities of the club with former coach, Godwin Attram expected to act as his assistant. The newly appointed coach was at the stadium on Sunday to watch their 11th week Ghana Premier League game against Aduana Stars which was rained […]

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Tema Youth, Wa All Stars draw

Theophilus Ogoe’s injury time goal saved Tema Youth from defeat in the hands of Wa All Stars as they settled for a 1-1 draw in the Week 11 Ghana Premier League match at Tema, yesterday. Yesterday’s game was originally fixed for Sunday, but was rained off after 10 minutes of play. The visitors took the game to the hosts, probing […]

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10-man Aduana shock Oly

10-man Aduana shock Oly

Accra Great Olympics suffered their fifth defeat of the Ghana Premier League (GPL) campaign when they lost 1-2 to a 10-man Aduana Stars in their rescheduled 11th week match played yesterday at the Accra Sports Stadium. The ‘AGOSU’ lads failed to recover from a Dan Quaye blunder that gifted Aduana the opener in the first quarter of the game before […]

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Kotoko sack Lugarusic  …Ablordey takes over as caretaker coach

Kotoko sack Lugarusic …Ablordey takes over as caretaker coach

Kumasi Asante Kotoko have confirmed the contract termination of Head Coach Zdravko Lugarusic after just 11 matches in the Ghana Premier League (GPL). The Porcupine Warriors axed the Croatian trainer after Sunday’s goalless uninspiring peformance with Ebusua Dwarfs at home. The decision to fire him, according to information on the club’s website, was taken after an emergency meeting by the […]

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McDan to renovate Accra Stadium courts

McDan to renovate Accra Stadium courts

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of McDan Group of Companies, Daniel McCauley has announced plans to carry renovation works on the Accra Sports Stadium tennis courts ahead of this year’s McDan West Africa Open Championship. This came to light on Friday when he toured the facility with officials of the Ghana Tennis Federation (GTF) ahead of this year’s championship. Mr. […]

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GBA elective congress for May 31

GBA elective congress for May 31

Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) will hold its Congress on Wednesday, May 31 at the media centre of the Accra Sports Stadium. The event will consider the registration and verification of members, roll call of members in good standing, reports of the President, committees and auditors and elect new officers for the association. According to the guidelines for the elections released […]

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Hearts sink Ashgold

Accra Hearts of Oak compounded the problems of AshantiGold with an inspiring performance to win 1-0 at the Obuasi Len Clay Stadium on Saturday. It took a brilliant individual effort from Paul Acquah to break the deadlock as the Miners attempted to halt their unimpressive show. The Phobians all of a sudden look rejuvenated after their 4-2 victory over Bechem […]

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Kotoko, Dwarfs draw

Cape Coast mysterious ‘Ebusua’ Dwarfs shared the spoils with Kumasi Asante Kotoko as they played a goalless encounter in their 11th week Ghana Premiership played at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, yesterday. Dwarfs have no excuse for failing to secure the maximum points as they ‘mysteriously’ squandered decent chances especially in the second half with Captain, Nicholas Gyan and substitutes […]

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