Kotoko to gazump Super Sports Utd for Jean Vital Ourega

The midfield enforcer Jean Vital Ourega is said to be on his way to ABSA Premier league side Super Sports United but there is a latest twist as Asante Kotoko could gazump the South African club. Karela United spokesperson revealed in an exclusive interview with FootballmadeinGhana.com on Tuesday the agreement reached for the Ivorian to make the South Africa trip but contrary to that the player has been spotted at Kotoko’s secretariat on Tuesday alongside center back Ismail Ganiyu and winger Maxwell Baakoh. Last week FootballmadeinGhana.com broke the news of…

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Nyantakyi also fined $498 000 by FIFA after life-time ban

Ghana football received a big news on Tuesday. The former Ghana Football Association was banned from all football related activities on Tuesday after a 130-day investigation against his conduct in the Anas football corruption video. FIFA says Kwesi Nyantakyi is also fined CHF 500 000 which is equivalent to about $498 000. The Wa All Stars President was seen taking cash gift in a Tiger Eye PI undercover video which violates the FIFA code of ethics. Nyantakyi, who became GFA president in December 2005, saw a very solid reputation brought…

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Breaking news : FIFA impose life ban on ex GFA boss Kwesi Nyantakyi

The FIFA Ethics committee has banned the former GFA president for life from all football related activities. FIFA has been investigating the former CAF first vice President since June 8th this year after he was seen accepting cash gifts in an undercover documentary video which is against the ethics of the global soccer governing body. See the full announcement by FIFA below:

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Kotoko inviting unnecessary pressure on Akonnor – Kurt Okraku

Asante Kotoko are subjecting head coach C.K Akonnor to unnecessary pressure according to Kurt Okraku who worked with the former Hearts of Oak trainer at Dreams FC. Akonnor has been tasked to win the Champions league for Kotoko in the shortest possible time following his three year contract but the Ghana FA Cup chief believes the club’s decision to go to Africa as debut competition for the former Ashanti Gold coach is too much a task and will only put him under unnecessary pressure to deliver. Akonnor has overseen just…

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Kotoko in talks to sign Karela pair

  Head of communications for Ghana Premier League side Karela United, Eric Alagidede has confirmed that his outfit could sell Maxwell Baako and Abdul Ganiyu to Kotoko. The duo were in fantastic form for Karela before the league ended abruptly and they have caught the eyes of Kotoko for their Africa campaign. The Karela media head revealed that talks have started between them and the Porcupine Warriors and is likely the pair will move to Kumasi. “For those two, we are negotiating with them; we will be meeting with them…

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Amartey pays last respect to Vichai

  Ghana defender Daniel Amartey was at the King Power Stadium this afternoon (Tuesday) to pay his last respect to departed Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. Amartey had surgery on Sunday after a horrible ankle injury in Leicester’s 1-1 draw with West Ham but he shrugged of the pains to mourn his club boss on Tuesday in clutches. Srivaddhanaprabha who tasked Claudio Ranieri to sign Amartey in 2016 passed away on Saturday just around the King Power Stadium where his private jet caught fire after setting off. The Thai billionaire is…

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GHALCA proposing massive cut on RFA numbers at GFA’s ExCo

The GHALCA Special Committee is proposing a reduction of representation of Regional Football Association on the Ghana FA’s Executive Committee from ten (10) to six (6). This is one major takeout from the committee’s report which was submitted on Monday evening and being circulated to all GHALCA members for their consideration ahead of next week’s general meeting. According to the committee, this reduction is a proportional representation of Congress to the Executive Committee. The committee argues that the RFA’s make up less than a quarter of the GFA Congress and…

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Joe Baah back to Kotoko

  Kumasi Asante Kotoko have recalled Goalkeeper’s trainer Joe Baah after parting ways with him. The veteran gloves man was disposed off during the tenure of coach Paa Kwesi Fabin but he has now been called back to duty. Footballmadeinghana.com understands that an official letter has been sent to Joe Baah and he is obliged to report at the Adarko Jachie Training Grounds on Tuesday afternoon for training. According to close sources, coach CK Akonnor tasked the management to bring him back after a fruitful discussion. Joe Baah is credited…

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Yusif Abubakar speaks for the first time after Meteors appointment

Yusif Abubakar has spoken for the first time after he was appointed head coach of the Ghana U-23 national men’s team on Tuesday. The premier league winning coach with Aduana Stars spoke on Kumasi-based Silver FM and below are the key takeaways from his maiden interview since becoming the coach of the Ghana Olympic team. On confirmation of his appointment Yes it’s true that they’ve made me the technical head of the Black Meteors. And it wasn’t done only on phone call.  Everything was on paper and I received my…

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Medeama part ways with Nyame

  Medeama have released midfielder Theophilus Nyame after just a year in their fold. The Mauves and Yellow officially announced on Tuesday that they are parting ways with the midfielder after an uninspiring season. Nyame struggled upon his return from Ashanti Gold on loan and only saw twenty minutes of action in over 25 games. In a statement by the Tarkwa-based side Today (Tuesday), they thanked Nyame and wished him well in his future outings. “Medeama have parted ways with midfielder Theophilus Nyame,” the statement indicated. “The club would like…

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