Frederick Acheampong denies Ashgold appointment

Broadcast sports journalist, Frederick Acheampong has denied news reports that, he has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AshantiGold Sporting Club. The Kessben FM journalist has been with Ashgold in the last few months helping the new managers of the club but he has explained that, he’s not been given any appointment letter as the new CEO. “I have seen the news circulating on social media but I have not been officially served with any letter of appointment or any sort of communication. What I know is…

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Eleven Wonders want fair officiating against Kotoko

Public Relations Officer (PRO) of newly promoted side, Techiman Eleven Wonders, Ntow Gyan is full of confidence that his side will get at least a point from their game against Asante Kotoko on Sunday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium should they get fair officiating. Ntow Gyan commended referees for their performance so far in the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League and specifically mentioned Referee J. A. Amenyah for praise saying that, he did very well in their last away game against Karela United which they picked a point at the…

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Medeama break Kotoko hearts with late penalty

Forward Kwame Boateng scored a late penalty to hand Medeama all three points against Asante Kotoko. Medeama started the game pressing Kotoko for an early goal but were denied on all occasions by goalkeeper Felix Annan in the first half. The half ended with both sides failing to put the ball in each other’s net. A heavy downpour nearly truncated the game as it delayed the start of the second half for minutes. While Medeama officials opted not to play in the second half even when the rain had stopped; Kotoko…

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Kotoko fail to attend pre-match meeting

Asante Kotoko officials on Wednesday morning failed to turn up for the mandatory pre-match technical meeting ahead of their Ghana Premier League fixture away to Medeama at the T & A Park. Instead, they sent supporters to stand in for them and the Match Commissioner, Ewudzie Sagoe drove the supporters away because they had no official business being there. It’s not known why Kotoko didn’t show up at the meeting. Officials of the club haven’t been available for comment. Contacts with Medeama officials who were present at the meeting however…

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Karela, Eleven Wonders in thrilling 1-1 draw

Eleven Wonders attempted an upset at Cosby Awuah Memorial Park when they scored first against Karela United but couldn’t hold on to their lead as Karela United equalised to end their 2017/18 Ghana Premier League match day two fixture 1-1. It was a clash of the debutants as both teams are among the three newly promoted sides in this season’s competition. Abdul Wahab opened the scoring for the Techiman based side after Ampem Dacosta failed to clear his lines properly in the early minutes of the game. Godfred Saka suffered…

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Karela players interact with market women

In a rare publicity move, players of newly promoted Ghana Premier League side, Karela United on Friday visited the Ayinase Market to interact with the market women and other traders ahead of their match day two fixture against another league debutant, Eleven Wonders. Managers of Karela United told the media that, their move forms part of publicity measures to drive fans to their venue when they play their first Ghana Premier League match at home. The players were accompanied by General Secretary, Julius Emunah and Public Relations Officer, Samuel Enyan….

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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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Karela set ambitious top four finish

Karela United coach, Johnson Smith says his team will make it to the top four of the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League. Karela United, a newly promoted side are leaving nothing to chance as they prepare to face Medeama in their opening game. Johnson Smith said his side will finish in the four and that, they have something under their sleeves. “As I’m back into the Premier League, fans should expect something massive. They should expect a better Karela United in the top-flight league and this includes making it to the…

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Let’s forget about 2017/18 league – Karela Manager

It might come as shocking but then Karela United’s General Manager, Lawrence Cudjoe has advised the Premier League Board (PLB) to shun organising the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League and the Division One League. Lawrence Cudjoe believes the delay that has characterised the start of the two competitions will eventually exert too pressure on players and their managers adding that it will bring avoidable burden and stress. Lawrence Cudjoe said this in an interview on Takoradi based Spice FM. “Let’s not forget the World Cup is just around the corner. We…

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Samira Suleman to help fight ‘Early Child Marriage’

Black Queens forward, Samira Suleman has been appointed by World Vision as an Ambassador to spearhead the campaign against ‘Early Child Marriage’ in the northern part of the country. Samira, who has taken up the campaign against ‘Early Child Marriage, Using Sports to Preach Healthy Living and further create awareness for education to be linked with sports, has been recognised by the international Non-Governmental Organisation. ‘Early Child Marriage’ has been one of the negative practices in the northern parts of Ghana thus hindering the development and growth of young girls…

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