Colts clubs cry over FIFA Connect fees

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Colts clubs in Ghana especially in the Greater Accra Region are disappointed over fees being charged for the FIFA Connect registration. According to the Chairman of the Association of Colts Clubs in the Greater Accra Region, who doubles as Accra West District Football Association Chairman, Emmanuel Ankamah, the clubs can’t pay the fees. “Most clubs have more than hundred 100 players. Every Colts club has U-13, U-15 and U-17 teams respectively. They can’t pay GHc10 per player” said Emmanuel Ankamah. “The FA should have paid half of the money for…

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Antwi laments over Ahly playing time

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Ghana striker John Antwi has revealed that he was not given the chance to prove himself at Al Ahly. Antwi who is on loan at Al Makasa for the second successive season has been on fire scoring nine goals in ten games including one against his parent club Al Ahly over the weekend. The talented striker pointed out that his playing time at Ahly was restricted as he could not get the chance to showcase his talent. “I needed enough space and a proper chance to be able to perform…

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Abidjan FC and Elmina Sharks battle for Roger lamptey

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  Sekondi Hasaacas striker Roger Lamptey has emerged as a transfer target for Ivorian side Abidjan FC . Lamptey who is also on the radar of Elmina Sharks will have to make a decision on his future in the coming weeks as he has already revealed that he is not going to feature for Hasaacas again. The 22 year old prodigy played in 24 out of the 30 games for Sekondi Hassacas in the just ended Division One league season, scoring 10 goals and providing 12 assists. Roger Lamptey played…

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Jerome Otchere lands in Dreams Media

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Former Kotoko Express and Asantekotokosc.com Editor, Jerome Otchere has joined Dreams Media – the media outfit of Ghana Premier League returnees, Dreams FC. The signing of the ex-Asante Kotoko media chief was confirmed by Dreams FC Administrative Manager, Ameenu Shadow on Thursday. “Yes, it’s true we have recruited Jerome Otchere to be part of our media set-up. This follows fruitful discussions with him. He’s coming to add up to what we have already started. We believe his knowledge and experience in the field is needed” said Ameenu Shadow. Apart from…

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Boakye dedicates goals in honor of club legend

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  Ghana international Richmond Boakye Yiadom has dedicated his four goals against Rad Belgrade to Red Star legend Rajko Mitic. The Ghanaian was on fire in the Belgrade derby as his four goals helped his side to defeat City rivals Rad by six goals to one at the Rajko Mitic Stadium on Sturday. Boakye’s goals came at the end of a week in which the club unveiled a new statue in the Stadium in owner of the club icon. The talented attacker took to twitter officially give his goals in…

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Eric Gawu extols Blaze Collections

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Dreams FC striker Eric Gawu has praised one of the club supporters, Salifu Sankare who has promised to cloth him for one year. Sankare who owns Blaze Collections, a boutique off the Accra Girls road around Kanda pledged to provide attires for the experienced striker for a year as he netted fourteen goals last season for Dreams FC in the GN Division One Zone Three League. A highly elated Gawu who has started donning attires from the boutique indicated that he did not even get that when he was playing…

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Gyan, Ayew congratulate Tony Baffoe

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Black Stars deputy skipper Asamoah Gyan, his assistant Andre Ayew have lauded the appointment of former Ghana international Tony Baffoe as the new Deputy  General Secretary of CAF. The Ghanaian was appointed on Thursday to assist Amr Fahmy from Egypt who is the main General Secretary of Africa football ruling body to discharge his duties. After his unveiling the two leaders of the Ghana Black Stars team took to Social Media medium twitter to commend his appointment.  

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Tony Baffoe appointed CAF Deputy General Secretary

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Former Ghana international Anthony Baffoe has been appointed as Deputy General of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), in charge of Development and Competitions. The 52-year old former Ghana defender was born in Germany to a Ghanaian diplomat. Baffoe was capped 25 times for Ghana between 1991 and 1994, and was captain of the Black Stars for the final match of the 1992 Africa Cup of Nations in Senegal against Cote d’Ivoire, which Ghana lost 11-10 on penalties He started his club career in Germany with clubs such as FC…

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Ayew’s PRO Fiifi Tackie depressed after Black Stars failure

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The PRO of the Ayew family, Fiifi Tackie has hinted that he is not happy with the abysmal performance of the Black Stars in the just ended 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Ghana acquired just seven points and finished Group E in third position after Uganda and winners Egypt Tackie mentioned that he feels upset that Ghana could not make it to the World Cup for the fourth consecutive time. ” I feel disappointed that we could not qualify for the World Cup, I would have loved to go to Russia…

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Palmer laments over Black Stars profligacy

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The Vice Chairman of the Black Stars management commitee, Wilfred Osei Kweku Palmer has stated that the team must work on their goal scoring. Palmer stressed that the players were profligate against Egypt on Sunday despite showing great goal scoring form against Saudi Arabia and Uganda. “I saw the Black Stars against Saudi Arabia they were on fire, I saw them against Uganda also and they played extremely well but unfortunately today when it matters most, they created many chances but failed to score” Palmer stated. “We need to work…

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