Young Wise were difficult-Thomas Abbey


  Accra Hearts of Oak captain Thomas Abbey has pointed out that the game against Accra Young Wise was very tough. The Phobians defeated the second-tier side on Sunday by a lone goal to move to the last eight of the competition. Abbey who was named as the best player of the game revealed that they did not have things smooth in the game. “Young Wise were determined because they beat Accra Great Olympics here but we did everything possible to overcome them.”Abbey stated “It was a difficult game but…

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We played according to instructions-Michael Akuffo


  Kumasi Asante Kotoko midfielder Michael Akuffo says they played according to the plan of Coach Steve Polack in the 1-0 win over Wassaman in the MTN FA Cup game on Sunday. Akuffo who was adjudged the man of the match explained that it was a difficult game though they adhered to the instructions of the technical team and came out as victors. “We played according to the coaches instructions, every game involving Kotoko is a big game so our opponent’s came with a winning mentality to frustrate us but…

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Our first half was better-Steve Polack


Kumasi Asante Kotoko coach Steve Polack has reiterated that he is happy with the first half performance of his side in their 1-0 win over Wassaman FC in the MTN FA Cup round of 16 game on Sunday. Skipper Amos Frimpong netted a first half penalty for the Porcupine Warriors which proved to be the match winner but Polack insists the output of his side in the opening half of the game was much better. “We played so well especially in the first half but unfortunately a lot of great…

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We will knock out Bechem United-Chelsea coach


Berekum Chelsea head coach Randolph Armah is confident that his team will knock out Bechem United from this year’s MTN FA Cup. The two Brong Ahafo clubs will do battle it out at the Berekum Golden City Park on Sunday with a place in the last eight at stake. Armah who took over as the head coach of Chelsea for the second round says his charges are capable of beating their rivals. “We are aware of the fact that Bechem United are the defending champions and they will do everything…

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We are not afraid of Kotoko-Wassaman Prez.


President of Wassaman FC, Alhaji Adam Kofi Yamoah insists his club are well prepared for Kumasi Asante Kotoko and they will go all out on Sunday at the Baba Yara Stadium. Yamoah stated that they see the Baba Yara Stadium as a neutral ground though it is the home of the Porcupine Warriors. “To us, playing Kotoko is a normal game and we have prepared for them adequately. Baba Yara is their home but to us it is a neutral ground,” Yamoah told “Kotoko have big names but that…

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We want Kotoko not Hearts-Young Wise PRO


  The Public Relations Officer of Accra Young Wise FC, Samuel Kojo Amakye has stated that his outfit are already dreaming of facing Kumasi Asante Kotokoin the last eight of the Ghana 2017 MTN FA Cup. The second-tier side will be facing Accra Hearts of Oak at Kasoa in the round of 16 of the competition but Amakye who speaks for the club says they are looking beyond the Phobians as they want Kotoko. “We are actually thinking about Kotoko not Hearts of Oak. The Phobians just have the name…

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Match Officials for MTN FA Cup Round of 16


Match Officials for the MTN FA Cup competition Round of 16 have been announced. Below are Match Officials for the R16 matches: MATCH: Danbort vs Liberty Professionals Venue: Nungua REF: Nathan Anafo ASST 1: Bawa Haruna ASST 2: Augustin Akugre 4TH REF: Wiseman Ghansah MC: Francis Dogbatse   MATCH: NEA Salamina vs Steadfast Venue: Dormaa REF: Alex Nsiah ASST 1: Dawood Ouedrago ASST 2: Richard Appiah 4TH REF: Otis Oppong MC: S.D Yahaya   MATCH: Samartex vs Wa All Stars Venue: Samraboi REF: Samuel Sukah ASST 1: Paul Atimaka ASST…

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Match Officials for Sanford FA Cup Round of 16


Officials for Round of 16 of the Sanford Women’s FA Cup have been announced. Below are the Match officials for R16: Match: Prisons Ladies vs Northern Ladies (Sat) Venue: Coronation park Referee: Apoh Alimisimi Asst 1: Gifty Doku Asst 2: Vanesa Wiafe 4th Ref: Augustina Tetteh Match Commissioner: Gloria King   Match: Afia Kobi vs Sharp Arrows (Sat) Venue: Kumasi Girls School Referee: Salifu Barikisu Asst 1: Kasim Fadila Asst 2: Saaka Katumi 4th Ref: Felicia Addo Match Commissioner: Mansura Ahmed     Match: Ampim Darkoa vs Lepo Ladies (Sun)…

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Coach Steve Pollack not worried by Kotoko’s lack of goals

Steve Pollack

Asante Kotoko coach Steve Pollack insists he is not bothered by his side’s lack of goals. The former Berekum Chelsea trainer has a 100% record since taking over the Ghanaian giants with wins over Proud United and Tema Youth under his belt. Both games have however been won with a slim 1-0 margin, leading to subtle concerns over the team’s profligacy. But coach Pollack says he’d rather prefer winning games like that to secure the required three points. “If I win the next 14 games 1-0, I will really be…

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MTN FA Cup: Berekum Chelsea to host Bechem in Round of 16 draw

Defending champions Bechem United will travel to face Berekum Chelsea in the Round of 16

Berekum Chelsea will host defending champions Bechem United in one of the standout fixtures in the draw of the Round of 16 stage of the MTN FA Cup competition held on Wednesday. The all-Premier League clash will take place on the weekend of June 16-18, 2017 at the Golden City Park. Medeama will be welcoming Elmina Sharks in the other all-Premier League fixture as the knockout competition enters its final stages. Giants Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak got a relatively easier draw and will be coming up against Division…

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