Eleven Wonders start pre-season

Eleven Wonders

Newly promoted Premier League side, Eleven Wonders have started their preparation for the 2017/18 football season. Their pre-season got off to an interesting start with a fund-raising ceremony at the Techiman Community Center. Speaking to FootballMadeInGhana.com, spokesman of the club, Richard Ntow Gyan confirmed that, they were supposed to leave Techiman to start their pre-season in Tamale but because most teams in the Northern Regional capital haven’t resumed pre-season work, it was going to be difficult to get any side for friendly matches. They however decided begin their pre-season in…

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Fans assured of maximum security in MTN FA Cup final

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The Northern Regional Minister Salifu Saeed has assured the thousands of fans expected at the finals of the 2017 MTN FA Cup of absolute safety. This declaration was made by the Minister following a highly-powered security briefing held in Tamale on Thursday. The briefing forms part of preparations towards the staging of the 2017 MTN FA Cup finals which will be contested by Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko. Regional heads of the Ghana Armed Forces, the Police Service, National Fire Service, Ambulance Service and National Security attended the briefing…

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PHOTOS: Ghana Tourism Authority engage FACC for Tamale showdown


Top hierarchy of the Ghana Tourism Authority engaged officials of the FA Cup Committee on Tuesday as the two bodies combine efforts for an unmissable soccer weekend suring the finals of the FA Cup competition.   Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko face each other at the Tamale Sports Stadium for the first time in 17 years. The fixture promises to attract several tourists to the Northern regional capital and both parties are eager to ensure revelers are given the best travel experience.

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PHOTOS: Northern Regional Minister endorses “Unmissable” finals


October 29 is ten days away but Tamale is already buzzing ahead of the historic finals between the nation’s two most glamorous clubs, Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko. Footballmadeinghana.com brings to you pictures from the residence of the Northern Regional Minister when the FA Cup Committee called on him to officially present the giant trophy and the official mascot Mr Obiaa Nye Obiaa.

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Furious Asamoah Gyan urges Ghana FA to protest against disallowed goal in Uganda draw

Ghana's Asamoah Gyan attends a news conference before an official training session the day before the group G World Cup soccer match between Ghana and the United States at the Arena das Dunas in Natal, Brazil, Sunday, June 15, 2014.  (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)

Captain Asamoah Gyan has asked the Ghana FA to lodge an official protest against the disallowed goal in Ghana’s goalies draw against Uganda on Saturday.   The Black Stars were denied what appears to be a perfect goal scored by Raphael Dwamena in virtually the last kick of the 2018 World Cup qualifier against the Cranes in Kampala. South African referee David Bennett disallowed the goal after his assistant had waved for a non-existent offside in time added on. Replays shows clearly there was no legitimate offside call as Dwamena…

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Lazio handed stadium ban for racist chants aimed at Ghanaian duo


A section of the home stadium of Italian giants Lazio has been closed down to the fans as punishments for their racist chants against Ghanaian duo Alfred Duncan and Claude Adjapong. The two Ghanaians were subjected to racist chants from the Lazio fans in their 6-1 demolition of Sassuolo over the weekend. Both Duncan and Adjapong featured for Sassuolo and had to endure the racist chants from the Lazio supporters despite several warnings from the stadium announcer. The league’s disciplinary panel has moved quickly in taking action against Lazio with…

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BREAKING NEWS: Dreams FC appoint Edward Ansah as Deputy Manager


Promoted Ghana Premier League side Dreams FC have unveiled Edward Ansah as their new deputy manager. The former Ghanaian international will join Winfred Dormon and a yet to be named substantive manager to steer the affairs of the ambitious club in the elite division next season after they finished on top of the GN Division One Zone Three. Ansah is making a return to the Ghana Premier League three years after leaving Accra Hearts of Oak and will be hoping to use his huge experience to help the Dawu-based club….

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Medeama’s Rashid Nortey adjudged best player in defeat to Kotoko


Medeama midfielder Rashid Nortey was voted the Best Player in their 2017 MTN FA Cup defeat to Asante Kotoko on Monday. The diminutive player was the toast of many after excelling for the Yellow and Mauves despite being on the losing side. Nortey dazzled with his silky skills and precise play. Unfortunately, most of his telling passes were not utilized by his forwards as Medeama ultimately ended up losing the game after 120 minutes of football. Striker Saddick Adams bundled in the eventual winner for Kotoko early in the first half…

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Kotoko gifted the chance to right a 27-year wrong against Hearts in 2017 MTN FA Cup final


Asante Kotoko have been gifted the chance to atone for losing their FA Cup title to rivals Hearts of Oak 27 years ago when the two sides clash on October 29 in Tamale. Kotoko had thrashed the Phobians 4-2 on the day and were duly crowned champions. But Hearts were later handed the trophy after a successful pursuit of a protest against Kotoko’s Joe Debrah. Debrah led the charge on the day by hitting a brace with Isaac Kwakye and Robert Eshun chipping in the other goals in the comprehensive win over…

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