Kotoko reject Fabin’s resignation

Asante Kotoko have rejected the resignation of coach Paa Kwesi Fabin and asks him to honor the remainder of his contract. The former Black Starlets manager resigned from his position on Friday morning to the dismay of many. But in a press release dated September 13 , 2018 and signed by the Chief executive officer Mr. George Amoako , the club refused to let him go. The release also refers Mr. Fabin to Section 12.3 of his contract with the club which requires that he pays the money covering the…

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Lomotey promoted to Villarreal first team, handed no.40 jersey

Ghanaian midfielder Emmanuel Lomotey has been promoted into the first team of Spanish club Villarreal. The 20-year-old only joined the Yellow Submarines last month but was made to train with the B team as he did not take part in their pre-season activities. Lomotey’s arrival to Villarreal had been delayed over work permit and visa issues. The former Dreams FC playmaker has already impressed with only three games for the Villarreal B team to earn the admiration of manager Javi Calleja. Lomotey has been handed the no.40 shirt and now…

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Black Queens thrash opponents by 4-0 in first test game in Kumasi

The Black Queens began their preparations in the Ashanti region with an emphatic 4-0 win over Kumasi Sports Academy Ladies at the Babayara sports stadium on Thursday. Defender Gladys Amfobea scored a hat trick as Diana Weige added a fourth. Coach Bashiru Hayford is preparing the Black Queens as host team of the 2018 CAF African Women’s Championship to kick off in November.  

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Brazilian coach Da Rocha linked with vacant Kotoko job

Former coach of Ebusua Dwarfs Ricardo Da Rocha has been linked with the Asante Kotoko vacant coaching job after the resignation of Paa Kwasi Fabin on Friday. Footballmadeinghana.com understands the Brazilian coach has held advanced talks with some management members of the club. The names of Former Hearts of Oak boss Frank Nuttall  and former Aduana Stars coach Yussif Abubakar have also been mentioned per our sources. The club is expected to make a decision in the coming days. Meanwhile the second leg friendly tie between the club and Ashantigold…

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FIFA names Amoah as head of Normalisation Committee for Ghana FA

After days of constant speculations on the probable names of the members of the FIFA normalization committee (NC) for the Ghana Football Association everything is now officially known. In the end Dr. Kofi Amoah is appointed President of the NC and Lucy Quist will be his deputy. Lawyer Duah-Adonteng and Naa Odofoley Nortey have been appointed as members but former GFA chairman Alhaji M.N.D Jawula widely tipped to be part of the team was not mentioned. The list was announced by the FIFA and CAF representatives during a press conference…

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Niger seek Nigeria U17 disqualification with protest after semi final defeat

Niger have lodged a protest following their semi final defeat to Nigeria at the ongoing WAFU Zone B U17 Africa Cup qualifying tournament. The tournament hosts claim one player of the Golden Eaglets is featuring at the tournament with an expired passport. It is unclear at this point whether the claim of Niger is valid. Nigeria is billed to play Ghana in the finals of the competition on Sunday after securing a 2-1 win over Niger before their home fans in Niamey. But Niger are hoping to have their protest…

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Photos: Bis Paradise donates learning materials to youth team players

Division Two club Bis Paradise have donated learning materials to players of their youth team ahead of the start of the new academic year. The donation is meant to ease the heavy financial burden on parents of their youth players in securing learning materials for their wards as they prepare to go to school. Chairman of Bis Paradise, Michael Quarshie said: “School has reopened and we have seen that there is pressure on the parent of the kids so we decided to help by giving them some of the books,…

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Samed declares himself fit to boost Ghana U17 ahead of Nigeria clash

The Black Starlets have been handed a massive injury boost as defender Abdul Samed has declared himself fit for the WAFU Zone B final against Nigeria. The left-back’s arm was heavily strapped after Ghana’s epic 2-1 win over Ivory Coast in the first semi final clash on Wednesday. Samed who plays his club football with Still Believe has played every single minute of Ghana’s campaign at the tournament being staged in Niger to emphasize his importance to the side. Losing him ahead of the final match against rivals Nigeria will…

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CONFIRMED: Coach Paa Kwesi Fabin resigns from Kotoko

Coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has resigned as coach of Asante Kotoko, FootballmadeinGhana.com can confirm. Talks over Fabin’s contract extension has been shrouded in subtle controversy with some members of the new management agitating for his exit. The coach got wind of the situation and has decided to walk out on the club. Fabin has made  his resignation official by sending a letter effective immediately. The letter read: ”I write without any malice to inform you that I am tendering my resignation as Head Coach of your club Asante Kotoko Club….

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