Match Preview: Ashgold take on Inter Allies at home

League leaders, Ashantigold also known as Ashgold welcome Inter Allies to the Len Clay Stadium on Saturday afternoon for their match day nine 2017/18 Ghana Premier League fixture. Ashgold look refreshed for another home win given their smooth start to the season, which has of course seen them giving indications of a title triumph. It might be too early to declare them as good title contenders but their leadership on the table after eight match days hasn’t been as a result of luck. They’ve worked for it. It doesn’t look…

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WAFA coach Klavs Rasmussen resigns

Head Coach of West African Football Academy (WAFA), Klavs Rasmussen has resigned from his post. “We wish to inform you that our coach, Klavs Rasmussen has resigned from WAFA SC to attend to some pressing family issues” the club’s Twitter handle announced. “We thank him for the work he has done for WAFA and wish him all the best in his future endeavours” the club said. WAFA have been struggling to stay in good form this season after picking seven points in their first three games of the season.

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Hearts of Oak players need prayers – Coach Odoom

What has prevented Hearts of Oak from performing well in the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League may be spiritual after all as the club’s assistant coach, Edward Nii Odoom is calling for prayers to help the team. Nii Odoom said the challenges the club is going through will be over with prayers – to get the team back to its winning ways. “The boys need prayers, that’s all! They are doing their best so what we all need now is prayers. Everyone who loves Hearts of Oak should do what he’s supposed…

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Game against Kotoko is “Special” says Osei Agyemang

Ashantigold defender, Richard Osei Agyemang is anticipating what he terms as a “special” game when they play his former club Asante Kotoko in their Ghana Premier League match day five fixture this Sunday at the Len Clay Sports Stadium. The centre back says Ashgold will be playing the Kotoko game to win since they’re placing importance on their home matches this season. Speaking to FootballMadeInGhana.com ahead of the regional derby, Osei Agyeman revealed that they have their minds on a sound victory against his former side. “It’s a special game…

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FreshPak sponsorship will reduce GFA’s deficits

The President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Kwesi Nyantakyi says the sponsorship deal from Groupe Nduom subsidiary, FreshPak will lessen the burden on the GFA to provide funds for activities of women’s football in the country. Nyantakyi said the FA spends more than GH₵600,000 for Women’s football every year arguing that, the latest sponsorship package will reduce the amount of money they put into in women’s football. “We spend more than GH₵600,000 every year in Women’s Football without getting any returns from it. This money coming in, GH₵500,000 for…

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Award will be source of motivation for me – Abagna

Winner of the 2017 MTN FA Cup Most Promising Player, David Abagna Sandan of Wa All Stars has expressed his happiness for winning the prestigious accolade saying that it would spur him on to do his best in the seasons to come. The midfielder sees the award as a motivation to improve disclosing that he has more in him to give to his club and admirers. Abagna also promised to work harder. “I’m very excited winning it and it’s a very great motivation for me” he told the media after…

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Kurt Okraku happy after FA Cup Awards Night

Chairman of the MTN FA Cup Committee, Kurt. E. S. Okraku is pleased after the successful organisation of the awards night for the 2017 competition and the draw for the 2018 edition on Wednesday evening. Kurt, who doubles as the Executive Director of Dreams FC thanked everyone who made it to the awards programme when speaking to the media. He expressed his joy for how the local game has been patronised over the years. “I’m very much relieved. Relieved that, after a long wait, we’ve been able to deliver the…

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MTN FA Cup Best Coach: Will it be Polack or Nuttall?

It will be an interesting programme at the M-Plaza Hotel, Roman Ridge, Accra on Wednesday evening when the 2017 MTN FA Cup Awards Night takes place. Looking at how the MTN FA Cup has become so attractive to Ghanaian football fans and the country’s corporate community, Wednesday’s event is one that shouldn’t be missed. Discussions on the nominations in the last one week have been intense. Divergent views have been expressed on practically every category and how competitive some of the categories are. Two foreign coaches who dazzled in the…

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Bechem coach okays StarTimes live match plan

Bechem United coach, Kobby Mensah has given his support to the much talked about StarTimes broadcast schedule for matches in this season’s Ghana Premier League saying that, it’s good. He said it gives players and their clubs more exposure. Bechem United drew 1-1 with Ashgold on match day four of the Ghana Premier League in a game that should’ve been played at Bechem but was rather honoured at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Kumasi in view of StarTimes’ live match arrangement. The Bechem United coach told the media that he…

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Ashantigold’s 100 percent record tainted

Coach C. K. Akunnor’s quest to steer Ashgold on a smooth winning streak in the opening rounds of the Ghana Premier League suffered a jolt on Saturday afternoon when they drew 1-1 with Bechem United at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Kumasi. Emmanuel Owusu Boakye established why Ashgold weren’t going to have the match easy when he shot Bechem United into the lead after 19 minutes of action. However, Ashgold responded positively in the 34thh minute when Amos Addai with a superb shot inside the box cancelled Bechem United’s lead….

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