Aduana Stars send Eleven Wonders out

Aduana Stars continued their impressive form the G-8 competition on Thursday afternoon when they beat Eleven Wonders by 3-1 at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. Goals from Bright Adjei, Noah Martey and Oba Ikama were enough to send Aduana Stars straight to the semifinals of the tournament. The defeat means Eleven Wonders are out of the competition. Coach Yussif Abubakar made nine changes to the team that face Dreams FC in their first game. Only Noah Martey and Derrick Sasraku kept their place. Caleb Amankwah, Samuel Bioh and Paul Aidoo…

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Ratings: How Kotoko players fared against Dreams

Asante Kotoko lost 1-0 to Dreams FC in their second Group A game of the ongoing G-8 tournament on Wednesday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. It was an exciting win for the Premier League returnees. In the report below, Edmund Okai Gyimah and Abdul Wadudu Osman assess the performance of the players and also give them marks for their performance. Micheal Abu – (7/10). He made two excellent saves to denied Richard Addae. However, his defence let him down for the Dreams FC goal. Augestine Sefa – (5/10). He struggled…

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Farouk Mohammed seeks Enyimba glory

Former Elmina Sharks player and now Enyimba International new recruit, Farouk Mohammed is targeting laurels with his Nigerian club. With the Nigerian league starting this weekend, Farouk Mohammed has set his eyes on wining the league title with Enyimba. Farouk Mohammed spoke exclusively to FootballMadeInGhana.com as his side prepares for Lobi Stars on match day one of the Nigerian Premier League. “I’m looking forward to winning the league and getting to the Confederation Cup. I’ve skills that I’m ready to bring on board to take the team to the next level. I believe I can…

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Hearts, Thomas Abbey to agree on one-year deal

FootballMadeInGhana.com can exclusively reveal that, the Management of Hearts of Oak and midfielder, Thomas Abbey are close to agreeing on a one-year deal which will settle doubts over whether or not the player will be with the Phobians next season. Thomas Abbey resumed pre-season training with Hearts of Oak on Monday. He’s in good condition to join the team for their Cape Coast trip to play Medeama in their second G-8 game. Thomas Abbey, whose contract ended with Hearts at the end of the 2016/17 season, was initially on the…

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Appeals Committee throws out Referee Prince Amoah

The Appeals Committee of the Ghana Football Association has dismissed Referee Prince Amoah’s appeal against the decision of the Match Review Committee on his indefinite suspension over his poor performance in the Ghana Premier League match, between Hearts of Oak and Aduana Stars at the Accra Sports Stadium last year. The controversial referee ran to the Appeals Committee of the FA seeking a reversal of the Match Review Committee’s ruling on him. However, the Appeals Committee in its ruling published on the GFA’s website, said, the Match Review Committee were right…

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Danlad delighted after Kotoko debut game

Asante Kotoko goalkeeper, Danlad Ibrahim was delighted after making his first appearance in the club’s jersey for any Ghana Football Association (GFA) sanctioned match. The 14-year-old kept the post in Kotoko’s 1-0 win over Eleven Wonders in the G-8 match on Sunday. Speaking exclusively to FootballMadeInGhana.com, the national U-17 goalkeeper was extremely happy with his maiden show for the Porcupines. “It was great opportunity for me. I was very happy being asked to start the match. And, mind you, it was our first game this year too” said Danlad. Asked…

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Saddick Adams out until end of January

Asante Kotoko’s top marksman, Saddick Adams may not be able to play until the end of this month, Head Coach of the club, Steven Polack has disclosed. Although the striker doesn’t seem to have a serious injury, Kotoko’s technical team is taking precautionary measures to help the player. Saddick Adams didn’t play in Sunday’s game against Eleven Wonders which they won 1-0, courtesy a penalty neatly converted by Obed Owusu in the 37th minute. Despite winning, questions were asked about the striker’s absence, prompting a response. “No, he won’t play. It’s…

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I was sure of victory – Coach Abubakar

Head of Coach of Aduana Stars, Yussif Abubakar has disclosed that, he was full of confidence that his side would beat Dreams FC in Saturday’s G-8 tournament opener at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. Abdul Rahman Fatawu’s goal was all that the Ghana Premier League champions needed to overcome Dreams FC. Coach Yussif Abubakar revealed that, despite the solitary goal win, he was confident of victory. “I knew we were going to win. We wanted to see how the movement will be. Before the game, we strategised we should score…

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CAS case won’t affect Eleven Wonders

Eleven Wonders coach, Mumuni Abdul Gamel has stated that, the pending case between his club and Techiman City has not and will not also affect his side’s preparation as they gear up for the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League. The coach was speaking to media after his side’s 1-0 loss to Asante Kotoko in the G-8 tournament. “It does not affect us; the case has been there since the beginning of the second round of the Division One. It won’t affect us, it didn’t affect us, we played and qualified, we…

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First half penalty saves Kotoko the blushes

Asante Kotoko defeated Eleven Wonders by a lone goal in their first G-8 tournament game with Obed Owusu neatly converting a 37th minute penalty. Kotoko made several changes to their team, handing Danlad Ibrahim, Sylla Mohammed and Wahab Adams their debut game. Eleven Wonders on the other hand gave Larbi Koomson and Salifu Cisse their first match. The game started with Eleven Wonders creating the first chance of the game in 3rd minute but Daniel Larbi’s good shot went wide. Kotoko then dominated the game and could have broken the…

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