Paa Kwesi Fabin happy with Abu Dhabi training tour

Black Starlets coach Paa Kwesi Fabin

Ghana Black Starlets coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin insists he is glad that the team will be having their training camp in Abu Dhabi. Fabin admits he prefers the UAE for the team’s pre-tournament training as compared to Denmark which was originally chosen. The Starlets were due to travel for their training camp in Denmark but many of the players were refused visa by the Danish embassy. “I am happy we are going to Abu Dhabi for the pre-tournament camping as it will help us a lot. The weather in Abu…

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Starlets to play two friendly games in Abu Dhabi

Black Starlets

The Black Starlets of Ghana will play two friendly games against Iran and New Zealand at Abu Dhabi as part of their preparations for the 17th edition of the FIFA Under 17 World Cup which is slated for India in October. The Starlets will leave for the UAE Capital on Wednesday Afternoon for the Asian country to put finishing touches to their training before they connect to India ahead  of the tournament which begins on October 6. Ghana was initially scheduled to hold the pre-season camp in Denmark but many…

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I am coping well at Exeter City-Hiram Boateng


English-born Ghanaian youngster Hiram Boateng says he is adjusting to life well at Exeter City. Boateng, 20, joined the Conference outfit on a free transfer last week and he admitted he is coping well as he already has some familiar faces around him. “I played at Palace with Luke Croll and Dean Moxey and played on loan at Plymouth Argyle with Reuben Reid and Ryan Brunt so I have some guys I know already who are here,” Boateng told Devon Newspaper “I’m settling in well – it’s been good because…

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Karsiyaka President agrees to pay Emmanuel Banahene


Karşıyaka President Mutlu Altuğ has agreed to pay Ghanaian striker Emmanuel Osei Banahene an amount of €56,500. The Turkish club failed to pay the wages of the Ghanaian who plied his trade with them during the 2012/2013 season and they have been dragged to FIFA. An ultimatum has been given to Karsiyaka to settle Banahene or face demotion and they are already to obliged. “Our lawyers are in touch with Banahene and his lawyer, we are trying to negotiate, I do not think that the punishment will be implemented after…

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Gideon Baah to feature for Red Bulls second team


Ghana Gideon Baah will play no part in New York Red Bulls first team games until the new year. The lateral defender is recovering from a knee injury and could be drafted to his club’s USL squad to get match fitness and sharpness as well as provide a boost to a team that is closing in on a playoff berth. Baah is ineligible to play this year in MLS due to his injury designation which has seen the club registering a new player in his position but he can feature…

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Dortmund boss reveals reason for signing Ghanaian whizkid Denzeil Boadu


Borrusia Dortmund Under 23 manager Ingo Preus has revealed the reason behind the signing of Ghana youngster Denzeil Boadu from Manchester City. Boadu, 20, joined the former Bundesliga champions on Monday as a free agent and Reus has sated he is part of their project for the future. “Denzeil was a great talent in youth. But then some injuries have thrown him back. We’re trying to get him back to the level he’s been at, he is part of our future project.” Preus told BILD. The Ghanaian becomes the second…

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Ropapa Mensah wins MVP in Harrisburg Islanders draw


Ghana attacker Kwamina Ropapa Mensah won the official USL man of the match as his side Harrisburg City Islanders drew 1-1 wit FC Cincinati at the FNB Field on Tuesday night. The in form Ghanaian forward gave the assist for Jonathan Mendoza’s opener in the 52nd minute and created five chances in the game. Mensah also had two shots on target and won five of his seven aerial duels to cap a brilliant night. The budding striker who is on loan from Ghana Premier League side Inter Allies has netted…

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Eugene Ansah joins Beitar Tel Aviv

eugene ansah

Ghanaian forward Eugene Ansah Ansah has joined Israeli second-tier side Beitar Tel Aviv from Belgian Pro League side Sporting Lokeren. Ansah was made to join the ambitious Israeli side after transfer deadline as his future with Lokeren was not certain. An official statement on Lokeren’s website thanked the 22-year-old for the services he rendered to them throughout his four-year stay in Belgium. “We want to thank Eugene for his dedication to Sporting Lokeren. The good-looking Ghanaian young man always stays in our minds as the man who staged Sporting Lokeren…

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