Ayarna elated with Europa League qualification

  Experienced Ghanaian enforcer Reuben Ayarna is glad with KuPs Europa League qualification for next season . KuPs defeated IFK Mariehamn 2-1 over the weekend at the Wiklof Holding Arena  to cement their third position and also book the final Europa League spot for next season. Ayarna, 33, joined KuPs in August this year from SJK Seinäjoki and has been a revelation in the middle of  the pitch for Jani Honkavaara’s side with some superb performances. The Ghanaian midfielder pointed out that he is excited with the output of his…

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Wakaso savors meeting with Cazorla

  Ghana international Mubarak Wakaso is happy to have met and played with Spanish star Santiago Cazorla over the weekend. Wakaso marshaled the midfield for an inform Deportivo Alaves team as they dispatched a Cazorla-led Villareal by two goals to one at the Estadio de Mendizorroza on Saturday. The Ghanaian who has for long idolized Cazorla posted a picture on twitter with him and the Spanish playmake “Was nice meeting you at the same time played against you @19SCazorla maximum respect #goodluck ” Wakaso tweeted. Whilst Wakaso saw 90 minutes of…

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David Duncan backs Asante Kotoko for Africa.

  David Duncan has back Kumasi Asante Kotoko to play in next season’s CAF Confederations Cup. The Porcupine Warriors decision to participate in the Africa global soccer fiesta has been the subject of scrutiny by the public since the normalization committee granted them the permission. A lot of issues have been raised about the club’s preparation and their financial capabilities to participate in the competition but their former tactical brain David Duncan has backed the Reds to represent the country in tournament. “Why are we making things difficult for them….

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Puel quiet on Amartey’s return date

  Leicester City boss Claude Puel is mute on the estimated recovery time of Ghana defender Daniel Amartey following his horrendous ankle injury on Saturday. Amartey started the game against West Ham at the King Power Stadium but was stretched off with a serious ankle injury after Leicester had exhausted all their changes. The Ghanaian international had a surgery on Sunday but Puel is tight-lipped on when he will be back in action. ‘I hope he comes back quickly and strongly,’ Puel stated. ‘He needs to be examined and afterwards…

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Amartey weeps for departed club owner

  Ghana international Daniel Amartey is sad following the demise of his club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha over the weekend. The Leicester City owner passed away on Saturday after his private jet caught fire near the King Power Stadium immediately after taking off before the Foxes 1-1 draw with West Ham. In an emotional tweet on Monday morning, Amartey who had a broken ankle in the game was virtually in tears over the death of his boss as he also praised his generosity. “I Came out of a successful surgery, but devastating…

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Spartans acquire Swedish Coach

  Ghanaian third-tier side Spartans FC have brought in Swedish expatriate coach Karl Julian Lundberg to help in their technical department. The Greater Accra-based Division Two club which is owned by former Accra Hearts of Oak and Hapoel Tikva defender Stephen Offei are beefing up their coaching setup as they seek to produce more quality talents. The club officially announced on their Facebook page on Monday the appointment of Lundberg who will give technical support to the team for five weeks. “Karl Julian Lundberg has arrived in Ghana to provide technical…

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Ghanaian pair win Finnish League Title

  Ghanaian Duo Anthony Annan and Evans Mensah clinched the Veikkausliiga (Finnish League) with HJK Helsinki over the weekend. HJK humiliated TPS Turku by 4 goals to nil with Annan putting up a great performance. With three games to end the season, HJK have automatically lifted their 29th Championship trophy which will see them competing in he UEFA Champions League next season. They are on top of the league log with 78 points from 33 games. Whilst Annan featured full time, his compatriot Mensah was an unused substitute. By: Linus…

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DFC Global: Magical Leonard Owusu shines again as others excel

  Germany In the German Bundesliga, left-back Abdul Rahman Baba was not in the Schalke team which went away to draw goalless with RB Leipzig at the Red Bull Arena Czech   In the Czech Liga, striker Benjamin Tetteh played was introduced in the 61st minute as Sparta Praque lost 1-0 away to Zlin Striker Zuberu Sharani  was not in action for Sparta Praque in the Under 19 fixtures Defensive midfielder Alhassan Bashiru is with the Sparta Under 21 side in England participation in the International Premier Cup. Egypt Goal…

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Kotoko thrashed Hearts of Oak 3-1 in FA Cup final on this day

On this day, 29 October last year Sadick Adams produced a magnificent performance scoring an incredible first half hat trick at the Tamale Sports stadium to help his club Asante Kotoko lift the FA Cup trophy at the expense of Hearts of Oak. The former Ghana U-17 striker netted in the 1st , 29th and 45th minutes to break the hearts of the Phobians in Tamale in one of the best Hearts versus Kotoko duels ever. Kotoko won by 3-1 in the end after many expected the on form Phobians…

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Confederation Cup big exposure for C.K Akonnor – Kotoko

Asante Kotoko will be competing in the CAF Confederation Cup this season following a moment of confusion at the Ghana Football Association normalisation committee. The Kofi Amoah-led committee and Ghana club owners met on October 19 in Accra and took the decision to bar Ghanaian clubs from Africa but Asante Kotoko refused to agree and are now expected to represent the country in Africa for the 2018/19 season. But Policy Analyst of the Porcupine Warriors Amoh Sarpong believes the decision to go to Africa has numerous benefits for the club…

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