Dreams FC names communication team

Ghana Premier League returnees, Dreams FC, as part of their administrative preparations for the 2017/18 season, has named a crack four-member communication team. The team comprises knowledgeable, experienced journalists who have been in the profession for a number of years now. The team is headed by Henry Asante Twum, formerly of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) and presently with EIB Network’s Starr FM in Accra. The three members are Derrick Okraku, a kingpin in Dreams FC’s corporate and media work; Ameenu Shardow formerly with Ghanasoccernet.com and now the Administrative Manager…

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Nuhu Alhassan open on transfer deals

Former New Edubiase and Ashgold player, Nuhu Alhassan has disclosed that, he’s holding talks with several clubs after becoming a free agent. Alhassan Nuhu featured for New Edubiase in the first round of the GN Bank Division One League last season before he travelled outside the country in search of a club. “I’m back in Ghana. I’m not attached to any club now. I’ve been training on my own for the past few weeks. I’m in talks with several clubs both in Ghana and outside Ghana but nothing has been…

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Kotoko Management begs former journalists

Information available to FootballMadeInGhana.com indicates that, Kotoko’s Management has been making overtures to journalists who resigned from the club’s official newspaper, Kotoko Express, last year to return. Kotoko Express Editor, Jerome Otchere; Senior reporter, Bernard Nyankomago Yeboah courageously tendered in their resignation citing the Management’s poor handling of issues undermining the club’s media outlets. A third journalist, Gideon Boakye Botchway, a deepthroat source at the club told us, verbally communicated his resignation. He’s been seen around the club lately as he has accepted to work. Kotoko Express hasn’t been published…

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Bribery allegation rocks Kotoko

The serenity within and around Asante Kotoko camp was on Tuesday upset by allegations of bribery when one of their goalkeepers, Ernest Sowah went on radio saying that, the club Chairman, Dr. Kwame Kyei accused him of taking bribe to give the Liberty-Kotoko league match away. It was one of the final day matches of the 2016/17 Ghana Premier League. Liberty were in a precarious position on the league table. Victory over Kotoko at home could ensure their survival and they won 2-1. That win over the Porcupines has now…

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Benitez explains Atsu’s striking role

  Newcastle United gaffer Rafael Benitez has revealed reasons why he played Christian Atsu upfront against Stokes. The Magpies defeated Stoke City by a lone goal to nothing on Monday evening with the Ghanaian playing at the final end of the field alongside Ayoze Perez. Benitez says the telepathy between Atsu and Ayoze is good that is why he decided to pair them in a two-man attack. “I knew that Atsu could play in this position, because I knew him before.” Benitez told The Shields Gazette “Ayoze has very clear…

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Aduana pay GHȼ90,000 for Emmanuel Boateng

Ghana Premier League champions Aduana Stars have signed former WAFA midfielder Emmanuel Boateng. The budding central midfielder appended his signature to a three-year deal on Monday after the Ghanaian champions did some underground work. Footballmadeinghana.com can exclusively reveal that Boateng had a deal from a top Finnish club and was bent on moving but officials of Aduana Stars went to Akwatia to hand money to his family making them to force him to sign for Aduana. In all, Aduana are paying GHC 90,000 as signing on fee for Boateng with…

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Nominees for 43rd SWAG Awards

The Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) has released the list of outstanding sports men and women for their 43rd annual awards night. A statement signed by SWAG General Secretary, William Ezah, named Daniel Nii Adjei, formerly of TP Mazembe, DRC), Thomas Teye Partey, Atletico Madrid, Spain; Christian Atsu, Newcastle, England and Richard Boakye-Yiadom, Red Star Belgrade, Serbia) as the nominees for the Footballer of the Year award. The statement said, Thomas Abbey, Hearts of Oak; Amos Frimpong, Kotoko and Stephen Sarfo, Berekum Chelsea comprised the list for another version of…

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Abdul Razak confirms CAF invitation

Ghana and Asante Kotoko legend, Abdul Razak alias ‘Golden Boy’ has confirmed that, he’s received his invitation from CAF officials for the AITEO CAF Awards 2017. Razak is one of African football greats who will be at the august event on January 4, 2018 at the International Conference Centre, Accra. He told FootballMadeInGhana.com that, the invitation is an honour. “I received a call from CAF officials this morning. They officially informed me about everything. It’s a great honour done to us by CAF; it’s a great initiative. I hope they…

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Joseph Mensah leaves Elmina Sharks

Striker Joseph Mensah has confirmed that, he’s no longer with Elmina Sharks after declining to renew his contract. The player, who featured in 16 matches for the Edina club last season is free to join any club of his choice. “I’ve ended my contract with Elmina Sharks. We are not negotiating for any renewal. I think I’m done with Sharks. I had a lot of injuries last season but I’m very well now” he told FootballMadeInghana.com. Joseph Mensah also revealed that, he’s received offers from clubs outside the country but he’s in…

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