Dreams grab hotcake Kwadjo Asamoah

Delightful Ghana Premier League returnees, Dreams FC have announced the signing of former Heart of Lions midfielder, the hotcake, Godfred Kwadjo Asamoah. The charming Dreams FC team and the player’s managers sealed a three-year deal on Friday before news of the big signing was made public on Saturday evening. “We announce with delight the signing of budding midfield talent, Godfred Kwadjo Asamoah from Heart of Lions” said a statement on the club website. “Having successfully undergone mandatory medical screening at Philteng Medical Centre, Asamoah sealed switch at the club’s secretariat…

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Bashir Hayford happy despite defeat

His team was beaten 6-5 in Sunday’s G-8 second Group B match at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium. However, Ebusua Dwarfs coach, Bashir Hayford says he was happy with developments in the game. According to him, the match which produced 11 goals opened his eyes to the strength and weaknesses of the team he started working on about a week ago. “I’m so happy because it has given me a clear view of the players I’m coming to meet. It’s good that I’ve seen their weaknesses; I’ve seen all their…

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Medeama, Dwarfs in 11-goal thriller

There was never a dull moment in Sunday’s G-8 second Group B match between Medeama and Ebusua Dwarfs at the Cape Sports Stadium, as the two teams put up a fascinating game laced with goals. In front of a sparsely seated crowd, Medeama shot into the lead after nine minutes through former Great Olympics and Kotoko striker, Kwame Boateng. Dwarfs’ Isaac Donkor, who would be shown the red card by Referee Issaka Afful in the closing stages of the game, for a second bookable offence, canceled the deficit to make…

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George Amoako backs reforms to enhance league

Ahead of the 2017/18 season, there have been massive calls for changes to make the Ghana Premier League better than what it’s now. There has also been talk about reforms especially after the Ghana Football Association (GFA)’s Cape Coast summit. The latest to join the call for reforms is the Vice Chairman of the Premier League Board (PLB), George Amoako. In an interview with Asempa FM Sports on Wednesday, he admitted that, more needed to be done to alter the face of the game. “There are problems here and there…

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Nothing official on Aiteo sponsoring Ghana league

Commentary on Aiteo becoming a sponsor of the Ghana Premier League (GPL) appears to be gaining weight by the day. However, the Communication Director of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Ibrahim Sannie Daara has dispelled rumours on the possibility of the energy firm taking up sponsorship of the Ghanaian Premier League. According to Sannie Daraa, although officials of Aiteo have said that they would consider Ghana, there’s been nothing official at this stage. They want to keep their focus on Nigerian football. What you and I have been hearing on…

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I’m happy to be at Dreams FC – Amoako

Days after officially signing contract papers at Ghana Premier League returnees, Dreams FC, highly experienced goalie, Isaac Amoako has told FootballMadeInGhana.com that, he’s happy to begin a new life at the newly promoted side. “It’s an opportunity to continue doing what I’ve been doing for years. I’m happy about it. I’m happy to be at Dreams FC” he stated. “I will do my best. It’s going to be a new life in a New Year. I can only expect the best” he added. Isaac Amoako is unquestionably one the most…

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StarTimes pitches construction starts in 2018

The construction of ten pitches across the country by television rights holders of the Ghana Premier League, StarTimes will start in the coming weeks according to a release by the Ghana Football Association (GFA). StarTimes as part of its ten-year contract with the football controlling body in Ghana are to construct pitches in every region of the country. A season has passed since that controversial contract was signed but not a single has been seen. However, a release on the FA’s website on Friday said “The Executive Committee [of the…

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Polack banned 3 matches; fined GHȼ4,000

When the 2017/18 season gets underway, Asante Kotoko Head Coach, Steven Polack will be unable to sit on the team’s bench following a three-match ban slapped on him by the Disciplinary Committee of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) for misconduct. The coach has as well been fined a total of GHȼ4,000 for two misconduct offences and in another instance warned to be of good behavior. This was contained in decisions taken by the Disciplinary Committee dated December 20, 2017. Number two of the Disciplinary Committee’s decision notes that, the Kotoko…

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2017 Review: Kotoko in my eyes…

But for their triumph in the MTN FA Cup, 2017 certainly would’ve been one of those disappointing years for Kotoko regarding competitive titles. Looking back from January to December (which has four days more to end), I didn’t see the implementation of any major policy direction; or noticeable, feasible plan by the Dr. Kwame Kyei-led Management. However, the return to Kotoko Express to the newsstands in January after being off from September 2016, was significant. Yet the Management’s subsequent neglect of what was the club’s official newspaper was mind-boggling. The…

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New life for Akakpo Patron at Kotoko

Asante Kotoko late Tuesday announced the appointment of former player, Akakpo Patron as their new Assistant Coach – the second to be named in 2017. Rumours of the former WAFA coach occupying the vacant Kotoko post were rife for days. The fabulous club gave weight to the rumours with the official announcement. Exactly what does Akakpo Patron brings to the table of the Porcupine Warriors? First, his coaching credentials aside, as a Kotoko former player, Patron must have the temperament to work at the club. He must know what it…

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