Cobbinah on his Hearts of Oak future

Hearts of Oak playmaker, Winful Cobbinah has disclosed that it will be difficult to play for any local club when his contract expires next season. Cobbinah, who returned to Hearts of Oak last season, signed a two-year deal with the Phobians after returning from Saudi Arabian side Najran SC. “For now, I’m with Hearts of Oak and I’m looking to build on it to join the exodus bandwagon again.” “Prior to the end of last season, I heard so many stories about some clubs chasing my signature, but I knew…

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Olympics’ GPL return will be tough

Great Olympics defender, Emmanuel Amartey has reiterated the fact that returning to the Ghana Premier League will be tougher than their last two attempts. The Wonder Club was among the three teams relegated to the GN Bank Division One League after the 2016/17 Premier League, joining the likes of Tema Youth and Bolga All Stars. Though many tipped them to make a return after only a year in the Division One League, Amartey says it will be more difficult this time round, but he remained hopeful. “If you steady the…

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Lamini, Kuffour to join Kotoko management

Former Black Stars and Bayern Munich defender, Samuel Osei Kuffour and Tema based businessman, Alhaji Abu Lamini are expected to be named as part of Asante Kotoko’s leadership, FootballMadeInGhana.com has reliably gathered. Sources close to the fabulous club indicate that, Kotoko’s Executive Chairman, Dr. Kwame Kyei will in the coming days pick the two respected personalities as part of his management board. Upon his appointment, Dr. Kyei was tasked to restructure Kotoko’s administrative setup while putting the Porcupine Warriors back on the African football map. This will be Dr. Kyei’s…

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Kotoko present trophies to MTN

Managers of Asante Kotoko have presented the two trophies they won in the 2016/17 season to telecommunication giants and club sponsor, MTN at their head office in Accra. Kotoko beat Hearts of Oak in July and October this year to win both the President Cup and the MTN FA Cup respectively. As a ritual anytime they win major trophies, the fabulous club presents them to their headline sponsor. Thus, they were at the premises of MTN to let them have a feel of the two silverwares. Accra Representative, Thomas Boakye…

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Mazembe bids emotional farewell to Nii Adjei

  CAF Confederations Cup Champions, TP Mazembe have eulogised Ghana midfielder Daniel Nii Adjei following his five year stint with the club. Adjei officially left the Congolese giants on Monday after been with them for five glorious years which saw the club winning everything on the continent. Mazembe in an emotional farewell message to the Ghanaian enforcer described him as a player who brought pleasure to their teeming supporters. “He wore number 19, he scored on July 19 for the D1 title and then on November 19 for the C2….

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Mensah anticipates great game against Arsenal

Ostersunds FK defender Samuel “Mensiro” Mensah is looking forward to the Europa League knockout game with Arsenal. The Swedish minnows who topped Group J with eleven points were on Monday Afternoon drawn against the EPL side in the Europa League Round of thirty-two. Mensah who has been a pillar at the back for the Swedish outfit in the Europa campaign says it will be a thrilling encounter and he is poised for it. “The game against Arsenal is going to be a great experience for us and I am particularly…

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CAF to name top three players in Accra

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) will reveal the final three-man shortlist for the 2017 African Footballer of the Year award in Ghana next week. A press conference will be held at the Kempiski Hotel in Accra on Monday, 18th December at 10am to reveal the names of the players who have made the final shortlist. CAF President Ahmad Ahmad and other leading members of the continent’s football governing body will attend the event along with the new sponsors of the awards ceremony, Aiteo. Eleven players were shortlisted for the…

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Adams eyes success with Aduana

  Former Wa All Stars Skipper, Hafiz Adams has revealed that he is ready to help Aduana Stars in their quest to maintain the GPL trophy next season while going all out in Africa. The towering central defender joined the league champions over the weekend after one week of fruitful talks between the two parties. Adams hinted that he signed three years with the Fire club and he is looking forward to shine in their fold as they seek to conquer the continent. “I signed three years with Aduana after…

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Ex-Hearts defender leads club to Division One

  Former Hearts of Oak defender, Dan Oppong guided Sunyani-based Young  Apostles FC to qualify to the second-tier league, the Division One, with a 5-3 penalty shoot-out win over Kato Freedom Fighters in the Brong Ahafo third-tier middle league game on Sunday. Oppong, who was part of the Phobians when they won the maiden edition of the CAF Confederations Cup in the 2004/05 season, was Head Coach for Young Apostles who put up sterling performances to emerge winners in the tough campaign. The final game of the Brong Ahafo middle league ended…

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Police Ladies up for Women’s League

Head Coach of Police Ladies, ASP Darkey has revealed that their target for next season will be to win the 2018 National Women’s League trophy. “Last season, we didn’t start well as most of our players were recruited into the Police force. They had to go for training, an action that affected us greatly but once they arrived, we all saw the improvement in the team”, Coach ASP Darkey said in a chat with FootballMadeInGhana.com. Police Ladies, one of the household names in the National Women’s League, won the maiden…

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