Coach Nuttall dismisses Kotoko threat

Hearts of Oak Head Coach, Frank Nuttall has insisted that his team will be ready for Asante Kotoko on Christmas eve, when the second leg of the 60th Independence Anniversary match is played at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Kumasi. Nuttal, who arrived in the country last week from holidays in his native Scotland, has been actively involved in Hearts’ training activities. He’s confident of assembling a good team for the match. “As you can see, we are still in training. The problem is that, prior to the end of the…

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CAF President to tour StarTimes OB Van

CAF President Ahmad Ahmad and his Vice, Kwesi Nyantakyi together with members of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) will take turns to tour the StarTimes OB Van on Monday December 18, 2017. The GFA President, Kwesi Nyantakyi will lead the Confederation of African Football contingent and FA members on familiarisation tour of the ultra-modern StarTimes HD OB van to be used for the coverage of the Ghana Premier League and other GFA events. The tour will take place right after the unveiling of the final three-man shortlist for the 2017…

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Ghana Coaches Association Congress ends

The first ever congress for Ghanaian coaches have been held in Accra. It brought together a host of Ghanaian coaches from all over the country to share ideas on several issues concerning their work and the way forward for the organisation. The Congress, the first of its kind was held at the Ghana Football Association (GFA)’s secretariat on Saturday with President of Premier League side, Elmina Sharks, Papa Kwesi Ndoum as the special guest of honour. According to the leadership of the Ghana Football Coaches Association, the programme will be repeated at…

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Immigration Ladies resume training

National Women’s League side, Immigration Ladies have commenced training ahead of the upcoming season. Immigration Ladies, one of the household names in Women’s football in Ghana have never won the league since it was first launched in 2012. Their best outing has always been a semifinal berth in the Sanford Women’s FA Cup. Coincidentally, they always get beaten by their bitterest rivals, Police Ladies. Player turnout has been impressive, according to Head Coach Douglas Addy, who affirmed their readiness to make a strong impact in the coming season. “Season after…

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Africa prospects excite Zakaria Mumuni

When the roll call for the 2018 CAF Champions League is made, Aduana Stars of Ghana will be among the lot as they battle for the trophy. The Dormaa based club won the 2017 Ghana Premier League and are to participate in the continental competition, naturally with the aim of winning it. The prospect of participating in the competition alone excites one of its players, Zakaria Mumuni who was instrumental in their league campaign. “I have heard, read and watched that competition since I was a child. I am happy…

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Full fixtures of G-8 tournament

GROUP A  VENUE: BABA YARA SPORTS STADIUM, KUMASI Asante Kotoko Aduana Stars Dreams FC Eleven Wonders Aduana Stars vs Dreams FC               Saturday, January 6, 2018 Asante vs Eleven Wonders                Sunday, January 7, 2018 Asante Kotoko vs Dream FC              Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Aduana Stars vs Eleven Wonders     Thursday, January 11, 2018 Dreams FC vs Eleven Wonders         Saturday, January 13, 2018 Aduana Stars vs Asante Kotoko        Sunday, January 14, 2018 GROUP B  VENUE: CAPE COAST STADIUM Hearts of Oak Karela United Ebusua Dwarfs WAFA FIXTURES Hearts vs Karela United                        Saturday, January 6, 2018…

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Solomon Asante to leave TP Mazembe

Ghanaian international, Solomon Asante says he won’t renew his contract with Congo DR side, TP Mazembe after its expiration. The diminutive winger, who is known for his blistering pace and ability to outwit his markers, will see his romance with Mazembe end on the December 20, 2017 – five years after joining them from Berekum Chelsea. “My contract ends on 20th December and I don’t think I will renew it. I have achieved all that I want to achieve on the continental front. Won all there is to win, so I…

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Adotey not looking beyond Gambia

Ahead of their second leg of the 2018 Women’s World Cup qualifier against Gambia at the Cape Coast Stadium, Coach Evans Adotey of the Black Maidens says they are going into the game with the sole aim of winning. The Maidens won the first leg 5-1 a fortnight ago and are keen to repeat the dose. “The focus is on qualifying for the U-17 Women’s World Cup. We are not there yet, so we are going into Sunday’s game with the sole aim of recording another good win to qualify for the…

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Isaac Mensah back to Hearts of Oak

Hearts of Oak youngster, Isaac Mensah is back to the club after a deal with Al Ittihad Alexandria of Egypt hit a rough patch. The skillful winger was supposed to be on a short-term loan deal with the Egyptian giants. However, failure on the part of Al Ittihad to honor their financial obligations to Hearts crashed the deal. Mensah, also known as ‘Messi’ returned to Ghana on Tuesday. He was at the team’s training grounds on Wednesday but did not train. The 22-year-old in an interview with FootballMadeInGhana.com said he was…

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Coach Nuttall unfazed by player exit

Hearts of Oak Head Coach, Frank Nuttall says he isn’t bothered by news that some of his key players have decided not to renew their contracts. Nuttall, who returned to Ghana on Tuesday after holidays in his native Scotland, was in charge of the team’s training session on Wednesday. For him, the players had every right to leave since they were adults and knew what they wanted in their respective careers. “I don’t think this is a big deal as people make it sound. The players know what they want and which…

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