Kwame Boateng’s lone goal sinks Karela

Kwame Boateng’s strike in the first half helped Medeama to win their first game in the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League against regional neighbours and newly promoted side, Karela United. Coach Johnson Smith started the game with four attacking players – Bismark Boamah, Diawusie Taylor, Emmanuel Ocran and Maxwell Baako – hoping to score in the early minutes of the game. However, that didn’t work to perfection as Yaw Ansah denied them on several occasions. Former Kotoko striker, Kwame Boateng was however on target as he grabbed the only goal of…

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Kotoko earn ‘historic point’ at Sogakope

Asante Kotoko picked their first ever-point at Sogakope on match day one of the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League as they drew 1-1 with WAFA. With an expected thrilling game, the first half lived up to the billing by giving out two goals, which eventually would be the only goals in the game. Aminu Mohammed shot WAFA into the lead in the 3rd minute with a well taken free kick which goalkeeper, Felix Annan failed to stop. Kotoko however kept their composure and responded positively with the equalizer 15 minutes later…

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Eleven Wonders draw in debut game

Eleven Wonders opened their 2017/18 Ghana Premier League account on quite a fine note when they held Hearts of Oak to a 1-1 draw in front of a respectable home crowd at Techiman. Hearts of Oak scored first through midfielder, Winful Cobbinah from the spot in the 8th minute. New signing from Dwarfs, Joseph Esso was tripped from behind inside the box and the referee wasted no time to award Hearts a deserved penalty. Eleven Wonders fought back intensely and 11 minutes after the interval, Alex Asamoah’s header gave them…

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Sharani’s late strike drowns Elmina Sharks

Dreams FC snatched victory on the stroke of regulation time when striker, Zuberu Sharani’s perfect finish handed them the three maximum points against a resilient Elmina Sharks at Dawu on match day one of the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League. The game started on a bad note as Elmina Sharks goalie, Joseph Essam was driven off the pitch to the hospital after landing on his back in an effort to save Zuberu Sharani’s 17th minute effort. Both teams adopted a counter-attacking style with Dreams FC using the speed of left back…

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Dreams FC set to meet weighty expectations

The Administrative Manager of Dreams FC, Ameenu Shardow has rejected fears that, the club has raised expectations so high that, it may not be able to meet them. He said, careful thinking and planning went into the club’s pre-season programme and that, it was no time for Management to transport the fine off-season work onto the pitch and sustain it. “Expectations are even more heightened because, we won an off-season competition in quite an impressive fashion. People will be expecting more from us” Ameenu told FootballMadeInGhana.com in an interview ahead…

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Aduana Stars well prepared for Setif showdown

Head Coach of Aduana Stars, Yussif Abubakar is elated with the preparation they’ve made for Sunday’s second leg game against Entente Sportive Setif of Algeria in the CAF Champions League. The coach has been talking to the media about the game. He says he’s satisfied with the amount of work they have done for the tricky duel in Setif. “We had the privilege of training under the light here. We should have had it like two or three times. I know we will be having another one in Setif. When…

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This is just the beginning for Inter Allies – Kenichi

Inter Allies got off to a flying start in the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League when they thumped Bechem United 3-0 at the Tema Park. An inspired second half performance saw Victorien Adebayor securing a brace plus a Daniel Amofa opener to give Inter Allies what was an emphatic victory. Inter Allies coach, Kenichi Yatsuashi was full of praise for his team. He admitted that, his players can improve with time. “We had to defend a lot. Our plan changed in the second half and we finished our game as planned….

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